PokerStars Championship

The Poker Player's Guide to PokerStars Championship Panama: Part 1

The high-stakes poker world is preparing to descend upon Panama with the second event on the inaugural PokerStars Championship schedule hosted in Panama City, Panama from March 10-20.Panama City has played host to one of the most popular stops on PokerStars' Latin American Poker Tour since 2012 and ...more

by PokerStars staff on February 16, 2017 5:18 AM

The Poker Player's Guide to PokerStars Championship Panama: Part 2

So, you've won yourself a seat to the inaugural PokerStars Championship Panama Main Event, you've read Part 1 of our Panama guide and your flights and hotel are all booked. Sweet. What's next? Well we've outlined a few great days in Panama to make sure your trip is truly unforgettable whether you wi...more

by PokerStars staff on February 16, 2017 5:15 AM

PokerStars Championship Panama schedule gets a makeover

Changes afoot in PanamaThe upcoming PokerStars Championship Panama is going to look a bit different than its predecessor in the Bahamas, and that different look will involve more than a big canal.Neil Johnson, PokerStars' head of Live Poker Operations, spent some time looking at the schedule after t...more

by Brad Willis on February 8, 2017 8:00 AM

Plan your trip to PokerStars Championship Panama

A man, a plan, a canal, a PokerStars Championship. It doesn't quite work like the original palindrome (A Man, A Plan, A Canal: Panama), but it's close as we're going to get as we get ready to kick off the next stop on the new PokerStars tour. After its kick-off in the Bahamas, the PokerStars Champio...more

by Brad Willis on January 31, 2017 9:31 AM

Looking back: Day-by-day at the PokerStars Championship Bahamas

After the anticipation the first ever PokerStars Championship got under way at the Atlantis Resort in the Bahamas. A familiar venue for past PCA regulars it was now under new branding, and greeting players by their hundreds looking to write their name into poker history. By the end of nine days of c...more

by Stephen Bartley on January 18, 2017 6:11 AM

Harder makes it look easy, beats former backer to PokerStars Championship Ba

Christian Harder: Inaugural PokerStars Championship winnerThe PokerStars Championship series has its first Main Event winner and it's the name of a 29-year-old from Maryland to be placed beside those of Alexander Stevic and Gus Hansen, the inaugural champions of the EPT and PCA, respectively.Christi...more

by Howard Swains on January 14, 2017 6:12 PM

Oh, brother! Luc Greenwood earns first major, captures PokerStars Championsh

For years on the tournament circuit we've been doing double-takes with Luc and Sam Greenwood, the poker-playing twins from Toronto. Besides resembling one another, they both play pretty good games, too. Even so, over time Sam's been the one to accumulate more six-figure scores (nearly a dozen) and e...more

by Martin Harris on January 14, 2017 2:34 PM

PokerStars Championship Bahamas: Kaverman and Rocco exit $25K HR, leaving Pe

We're heads up folks. Well, not 'we'; they are heads up. 'They' being Nick Petrangelo and Luc Greenwood. Byron Kaverman exited in fourth place, busting to Luc Greenwood in a brutal fashion. Kaverman three-bet shoved for 835,000 over Greenwood's 70,000 under-the-gun open, and after getting a count Gr...more

by Jack Stanton on January 14, 2017 1:54 PM

PokerStars Championship Bahamas: Petrangelo picks off two more; Barbero, Neg

Off to the side of the feature table where the Main Event is playing out, the $25K High Roller final table has at times appeared a much less ostentatious, humble affair in the early going. One exception to that rule was the boisterous rail supporting Nacho Barbero during the first hour-and-a-half of...more

by Martin Harris on January 14, 2017 11:46 AM

PokerStars Championship Bahamas: Kenney, Radoja, Chidwick all fall, Negreanu

It's been an action packed first few levels here on the final table of the $25K High Roller. In just two levels (each an hour in length) we've gone from nine players to six.The biggest story of the bunch is that Bryn Kenney won't be winning his third High Roller in a week. He came into the day as th...more

by Jack Stanton on January 14, 2017 10:24 AM
<< < 1 2 3 4 5

Archives