Tag: Pokerstars

Chris Moneymaker on the Hall of Fame, Being an Ambassador and the State of the Game Today

Chris Moneymaker talks about how winning the 2003 WSOP Main Event changed his life, his unexpected career as a poker ambassador, how the game has changed and his thoughts on being nominated for the 2016 Poker Hall of Fame.

PokerStars and Prostate Cancer UK Join Forces Again

Find out how you can raise money for Prostate Cancer UK by playing poker at home during 'Lads Night In.'

New Jersey Online Poker Briefing: Norman "ADMSnackBar" Michalek Wins $10,225

It was another action-packed week for online poker in New Jersey. Check out the biggest tournament winners and latest industry news.

Five Thoughts: Fair Warning, Hall of Fame Hilarity, and Super High Roller Disappointment

The biggest buy-in event in online history ends up small, the Poker Hall of Fame campaign heats up two ways, PokerStars gives fair warning and Vanessa Selbst makes a charitable effort in this week's Five Thoughts.

Sunday Briefing: Dan “djk123” Kelly Wins Fifth WCOOP Title

The Sunday Briefing reports on the biggest online tournament results from Sunday, September 18, 2016.

Global Poker Index: Fedor Holz Still Tops Live Rankings While Winning Seven Figures Online

The latest update to the Global Poker Index rankings brings more of the same, w/Fedor Holz still the leader in both the overall rankings and 2016 POY race.

Charlie Carrel Wins a WCOOP; Rick Trigg Secures a Six-Figure Score

Charlie Carrel and Rick Trigg both won massive cash prizes in the latest round of WCOOP events.

WATCH: Top 5 Laydowns at PokerStars Events

PokerStars' video team catalogs five of the most impressive laydowns from poker tables over the years.

New Jersey Online Poker Briefing: Anna "JewJon" Antimony Wins Big!

It was another action-packed week for online poker in New Jersey. Check out the biggest tournament winners and latest industry news.

Changes to the PokerStars Rewards Program Coming in 2017

PokerStars announced it will be revamping its rewards program in 2017.

Sunday Briefing: Justin Bonomo Wins the Super-Sized Sunday

Justin Bonomo won the Super-Sized Sunday tournament at PokerStars for more than $72,000.

Poker Booms in Asia with the Promise of the Chinese Market Coming to Fruition

Tournament entry numbers are breaking records in Macau and the promise the Asian market has long held for poker appears to be finally coming to fruition, thanks to an influx of Chinese players.

Another Blow for Baazov: Insider Trading Evidence Allegedly Uncovered

From running a company to charged with crimes: Former CEO David Baazov's exit from Amaya is getting ugly, as insider trading charges continue to be levied by authorities.

Jason Mercier, Jason Somerville Stream Largest Online Buy-in Tournament

Jason Mercier and Jason Somerville will stream the largest buy-in online event ever, the $102,000 Super High Roller event, Sept. 11 on Twitch.TV.

Is Rebranding the European Poker Tour a Mistake? A PokerNews Debate.

Our team debates whether PokerStars' live events changes are good or bad for the poker experience.

Daniel Negreanu Tells All: "I Don't Care How I Do At the World Series Financially"

PokerNews interviews Daniel Negreanu about his newfound love for live games, the documentary on his life, the state of poker and much more.

PokerStars' Lee Jones, Bryan Slick Talk WCOOP $102,000 Super High Roller

This Sunday, September 11, 2016, the biggest ever buy-in tournament commences on PokerStars. Players are going to buy in for a whopping $102,000 for the 8-Max Super High-Roller, event number 28 on the World Championship of Online Poker schedule...

BSOP Millions Launches 2016 Tournament Schedule

The 2016 BSOP Millions, sponsored by PokerStars.net, will be held between Nov. 22 and Dec. 1 in the gigantic Golden Hall of the Sheraton WTC in São Paulo.

Norway’s Stian Knutsen Wins the UKIPT6 Super Series for £42,500

Stian Knutsen won the UKIPT6 Super Series for £42,500 defeating Dara O'Kearney heads up on his way to the title.

Sunday Briefing: Two Sunday Victories for Jonathan Gill

Check out the biggest online poker tournament scores in the latest edition of the Sunday Briefing.