MicroMillions 13: ElCheikhh tops Main Event for $95K in five-way deal

Ever had a friend who didn't like pocket aces? Someone superstitious who'd had them cracked one too many times and swore off the starting hand more likely to win than any other in the game of hold'em? If you do, and you care about their feelings, don't tell them about ElCheikhh's final table perform...more

by Jason Kirk on July 31, 2017 9:32 PM

This is stupid...hey, I won $82,000!

It was getting late, past the hour where smart decisions are usually found, and way past the point at which sound decisions on money rarely occur. There sat a 22-year-old guy in Helsinki, a graduate student on summer break, a man who will soon be...wait for it...a financial manager. And he was about...more

by Brad Willis on August 9, 2016 6:44 AM

Weekend Planner: MicroMillions 12 finale set for Sunday

So, you don't have anything planned for the weekend? No holiday? No backyard BBQ? No ski trip in Patagonia? What's say you win some money, then?MicroMillions FinaleNo matter how big or small your bankroll is, you have a chance to play for a $1 million prize pool on Sunday. The MicroMillions 12 Main ...more

by Brad Willis on July 29, 2016 7:11 AM

MicroMillions starts today!

You've got the fever, don't you? I know I do. I've just watched Daniel Negreanu play poker for two weeks, and, honestly, I'd love to spend the next few weeks just playing poker tournaments. Unfortunately, I don't have a Negreanu-sized roll. You either, huh?Well, guess what, buddy? MicroMillions star...more

by Brad Willis on July 16, 2015 7:24 AM

MicroMillions to make big return in July

It's tiny! It's huge! It's both! Friends and neighbors, it's time once again to cobble together a bankroll for MicroMillions, the biggest little tournament series on the planet. Beginning July 16 and running through July 26, MicroMillions will once again host 100 events with buy-ins that start at ju...more

by Brad Willis on June 30, 2015 7:44 AM

MicroMillion 10: PsychoPol named Player of Series

The Tenth Series of MicroMillions came to an end last Sunday, with the Main Event won by BgsaPnaples, who turned a $22 buy-in into a first prize of $110,743. I think we can all agree that' not a bad investment. But there was another competition open, even as the Main Event drew to a close, that of P...more

by Stephen Bartley on April 1, 2015 4:17 AM

MicroMillions 10: Can anyone stop the psycho

As each day passes in the 100-event MicroMillions 10 series, thousands more people sign up to play, several new winners pop up every couple of hours, and the millions keep flowing. But one thing seems to remain unchanged. If you head over to the MicroMillions Player of the Series leaderboard, you wi...more

by Brad Willis on March 26, 2015 7:48 AM

MicroMillions 10: Russia, Russia, Russia

If you spend any amount of time playing on PokerStars, you have seen the new PokerStars 7 software displays a player's national flag in the payouts list. If you've paid close attention, you have probably see this flag more than others. It belongs to Mother Russia, and it's the flag flying above just...more

by Brad Willis on March 25, 2015 7:32 AM

MicroMillions 10: Psycho going crazy in Player of Series race

The 10th running of the PokerStars MicroMillions has a small issue. With nearly half the events already finished, the leader in the Player of the Series race is a psycho. Seriously, he is a remorseless Ukrainian psycho. There is less than a week left in this MicroMillions and the Ukraine's PsychoPol...more

by Brad Willis on March 24, 2015 10:28 AM

MicroMillions kicks of world's biggest little tournament series

When it began a few years back, the MicroMillions series could have been forgiven for having a complex. I mean, who wants to go around all these big COOPs with the word "Micro" in your name?But now, the MicroMillions series is in its tenth running, and the only thing micro about it are its buy-ins. ...more

by Brad Willis on March 20, 2015 11:23 AM
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