Women's Sunday: kittymstar claws her way to victory

It was quite an Easter Sunday for PokerStars Women, headlined, of course, by Team Pro Victoria Coren Mitchell's historic win at the EPT San Remo Main Event. Back in 2006, Coren became the first woman to win an EPT Main Event with her victory in London and today she was crowned th...more

by Kristin Bihr on April 20, 2014 5:22 PM

EPT10 Sanremo: Vicky Coren Mitchell on the verge of historic double

More words have been fired into the text panel of PokerStars Blog about the wait for a two-time champion than we could possibly count (quickly). Take this article, for instance: PokerStars 10th Anniversary review: Slaying the EPT monkey. Add in the air-time, the video blogs, and ...more

by Rick Dacey on April 20, 2014 11:53 AM

(Rake)-Racing my brother

My brother Matthias and I are continuing to pursue our Supernova Elite Challenge this year, and while it's still an uphill battle for both of us, we had a chance to gather a lot of VPPs in a fun way recently. We both took part in the Belgian Online Poker Championship (BOPC) Ring...more

by Christophe De Meulder on April 18, 2014 8:27 AM

Team Online Battle at VIP Club: Live in Stockholm

With VIP Club: Live in Stockholm around the corner and three members of PokerStars Team Online set to attend, PokerStars had decided to throw in 15,000 reasons for you to get involved, even if you can't make the trip to Stockholm. Anyone can take part (with a $10 deposit) from ...more

by Dylan C on April 17, 2014 7:08 AM

Statement on "Heartbleed Bug"

PokerStars and Full Tilt Poker are aware of the vulnerability in OpenSSL that is being widely described in news reports as the 'Heartbleed Bug'. We can confirm that at no stage were our downloadable clients on either PokerStars or Full Tilt Poker vulnerable to this issue at any t...more

by Rob Withington on April 12, 2014 12:44 PM

The Bonus Cut: Martin Finger fails to pull the trigger. Would you?

This week's Bonus Cut features a 'sweat with' that sees EPT winner Martin Finger clash with two of his high stakes compatriots during the EPT London High Roller. It's three-handed play when Finger is dealt the very playable ten-eight offsuit on the button. Watch the clip. Do you ...more

by Rick Dacey on April 11, 2014 5:32 AM

Ludovic "ludovi333" Geilich earns six-figure score, 4/8/14 Super Tuesday win

After last week's record-shattering field of 711 in the Super Tuesday, PokerStars' weekly $1,050 no-limit hold'em tournament, it was no surprise to see another huge turnout this Tuesday. When late registration closed 689 had signed up -- the second-largest field in the event's h...more

by Martin Harris on April 9, 2014 1:53 AM

Sunday Warm-Up: 1banditpanda steals this week's title claiming $73K

The big buzz around these parts was Team PokerStars Pro, well-known writer, and European Poker Tour (EPT) champ Victoria Coren-Mitchell taking down today's EPT Sanremo Main Event for €476,100 thus becoming the first two-time EPT champ during the tour's 10th season earlier today. ...more

by David Aydt on April 20, 2014 5:44 PM

EPT10 Sanremo: Jordan "JWPRODIGY" Westmorland's class showing through

Jordan "JWPRODIGY" Westmorland is among the final four players having carried the chip lead at EPT Sanremo for the last two days. Guess what? He's got the chip lead once again. PokerStars.tv's Sarah Grant caught up with the American to find out his strategy. Whatever it is, it's...more

by Rick Dacey on April 20, 2014 8:05 AM

EPT10 Sanremo: Congratu-dolences Emmanuel. Frenchman's dream ends in eighth

As you no doubt know by now, PokerStars Blog tracks these EPT tournaments from Day 1 until the bitter end, and it is our intention to remain largely impartial throughout. However every now and again, we find an accidental favourite in unlikely circumstances -- and on one memorabl...more

by Howard Swains on April 20, 2014 6:31 AM

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EPT Sanremo High Roller

Congratulations to Ole Schemion, winner of EPT Sanremo High Roller for 265,000 euro!

EPT Sanremo

Congratulations to Victoria Coren Mitchell, winner of EPT Sanremo and 476,100 euros. The first two-time EPT champion!

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