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NJSCOOP: PokerStars brings largest ever online poker series to New Jersey

With $1.1 million in guaranteed prize money, the first-ever PokerStars New Jersey Spring Championship of Online Poker (NJSCOOP) will be the richest online series ever held in the region. The first NJSCOOP will take place from May 15-29 featuring 27 events across two stakes (Low and High), meaning a ...more

by PokerStars staff on April 26, 2016 7:32 AM

Try Knock Out Poker for a share of $120,000 each week

We're giving you the chance to win a share of $120,000 every week by completing new Knockout Poker Challenges. You'll find daily and weekly challenges to play and enjoy between April 22 and May 12, 2016. To complete them your job is simple - "knockout" players by playing Sit & Go knockout tournament...more

by Stephen Bartley on April 22, 2016 8:45 AM

What will you be looking forward to on PokerStars this weekend?

Another weekend to look forward to. Here we take a look at the week on PokerStars. 1. Breaking the bank at Monte CarloPoker players and fans rejoice. The European Poker Tour is back in action after an extended period of repose following EPT Dublin. And as if to re-affirm its position as the most pre...more

by Stephen Bartley on April 22, 2016 7:56 AM

PokerStars unleashes new multi-table tournament schedule

The multi-table tournament schedule will be updated and enhanced from Monday, April 25 on PokerStars, an Amaya Inc. (Nasdaq: AYA; TSX: AYA) brand. The exciting new schedule will make it easier for customers to find and play their favourite tournaments. The hallmarks of the new schedule are better ti...more

by PokerStars staff on April 22, 2016 6:54 AM

Splash! The "x-Turbo" naming convention (finally) sinks to the bottom

"What is a 3x-Turbo?" That's a question that we've been asked more times than I care to remember over the years. From the time that the first x-Turbo was created (in September 2007, as a satellite to the 2007 WCOOP Main Event), the naming convention of this special and very important satellite type ...more

by Bryan Slick on April 21, 2016 6:58 AM

PokerStars NJ ready to Run It Up at Resorts Casino Hotel

PokerStars returned to New Jersey last month so it's about time we had an official welcome party. We want you to share the moment with us. And because it's a big deal we want to make it a memorable day for all involved. So we're teaming up with Jason Somerville for the Run It Up Resorts Rumble, a ch...more

by Stephen Bartley on April 20, 2016 8:29 AM

The Elite Series trip report

Trip Report?Yes, the Elite Series was indeed an online event, but I played it while traveling through Germany early April, which sort of made it a poker trip. The tournament series concluded Sunday, and that is also when I spent the first night back in my own bed again. The Elite Series was nine day...more

by Christin Maschmann on April 19, 2016 8:20 AM

Weekend Review: Kicking up a 100K (Sunday) Storm

A look at all the major stories from this past weekend on PokerStars. Weekend highlights* Nelson 'FeCoNiCuZn' Maccini wins the Sunday Million for $166,377* m8675309a does the same in the Sunday warm-up* The fifth anniversary running of the Sunday Storm was won by Dutch player profesjenol, who collec...more

by Stephen Bartley on April 18, 2016 6:56 AM

Two more weeks to win $5,000 each day in Card Hunt

All good things must come to an end. Well sometimes. Not when it comes to thePokerStars Card Hunt.Card Hunt was due to end today, but this afternoon we got that Friday feeling and now we're announcing an extension. You can now continue your daily Card Hunt challenges, with $5,000 in cash to be won e...more

by Stephen Bartley on April 15, 2016 8:28 AM

Five things not to miss on PokerStars this weekend

As we head into the weekend we take a look forward to, and back on, the top stories from the PokerStars world. 1. Fifth anniversary of a perfect (Sunday) StormLet's start with the weekend's priorities, and the fifth anniversary of the Sunday Storm, or to put it another way, the most cost effective w...more

by Stephen Bartley on April 15, 2016 4:07 AM
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