Daniel Negreanu Wins Event 39 of PokerStars Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP)
Popular poker pro Daniel Negreanu recorded his first major online tournament victory, beating out a field of 180 and winning $216,000 in the $5,200 buy-in 6-max PLO tournament.
SCOOP 2013 Richest Online Poker Series Ever
The 2013 SCOOP is officially the richest online poker series ever, awarding more than $75 million in prize money. The series surpassed the previous record of $65.33 million, set during last years SCOOP. This year’s SCOOP also offered the largest amount of tournaments in a series ever, both online and offline, offering 132 tournament across low, medium, and high stakes.
PokerStars on Front Page of Wall Street Journal
The Wall Street Journal published a 2,000 word report on PokerStars and the controversy surrounding the legal status of online poker in the United States. Also included in the article are statements made by a player who visited the PokerStars headquarters as part of the annual meeting between PokerStars officials and selected players. Read the full article here.
Schedule Announced for Season 10 of the European Poker Tour
The season will feature eight events, starting in Barcelona on August 28, 2013 and culminating in Monaco with the EPT Grand Final on April 23, 2014.
Barcelona – Aug. 28
London – Oct. 2
Prague – Dec. 8
Caribbean Adventure – Jan. 4
Deauvile – Jan. 22
Berlin – Mar. 12
Sanremo – Apr. 6
Monaco – Apr. 23
The mGaming Awards names PokerStars Best Mobile Poker Operator of 2013
Hop on PokerStars for play money or real money on any of the following devices: Apple iPhone, Apple iPad, various Android phones and tablets.
Whether you prefer cash games, sit n goes, multi-table tournaments or Zoom poker, the PokerStars mobile client will enable you to connect to your favourite games anywhere that you have internet access!
The app is now available within the US! You can compete with other US residents on the go, for play money.
Win A Main Event Passport
Friday, April 19th marked the launch of PokerStars Main Event satellites. Win a seat to the Las Vegas WSOP, Caribbean PCA, EPT, APPT, or LAPT Main Event. Win a Main Event Passport and you’ll take home a prize package worth $13,000, which covers your tournament buy-in, hotel accommodations, and spending cash.
Brand new at PokerStars, the Women’s Sunday Event
This females only event at PokerStars runs every Sunday starting at 14:30 ET. There is a $10,000 guaranteed prize pool along with bounties on participating female pros such as Liv Boeree, Fatima Moreire de Melo and Celina Lin.
Buy-in directly for $55, win your way in through satellites from as low as $2.20, or qualify in the weekly freeroll qualifier which runs on Saturdays at 13:00 ET!