Battling with Blom in WCOOP

I am writing at the end of the long three-week grind of the WCOOP. Things went only so-so for me until near the end when I finally picked up a couple of cashes. Then came the Main Event where I made Day 2 and got all of the way to 59th for just over $24K. That was a little dis...more

by Jake Cody on October 1, 2014 12:09 PM

Watch and learn as 'nanonoko' plays WCOOP Event #48

There are not too many events that offer you the opportunity to become a World Champion and to have a shot at some life changing prize-money, all without ever having to leave the comfort of your own home. As poker players we are lucky because the PokerStars World Championship of ...more

by PokerSchoolOnline on September 26, 2014 2:59 AM

WCOOP 2014: Aggression wins the day for Face333X in Event #57, $215 FL Hold'

Limit hold'em players always get a couple of moments in the sun with their favorite game during every PokerStars COOP series. But unlike with its no-limit cousin, there comes a point in every schedule when limit's time has come to an end for the season. That point is here for WCO...more

by Jason Kirk on September 26, 2014 12:07 AM

Looking Inside PokerStars

A couple of months ago we released a video that took an exclusive behind the scenes look at the PokerStars HQ here on the Isle of Man. We thought people might be interested, but we didn't realise how many. The video, which has been watched more than 75,000 times on YouTube alone,...more

by Eric Hollreiser on September 25, 2014 7:00 AM

Food and poker

Food and poker are two things that at first glance have nothing to do with each other. Unless of course we're talking about a night in with friends, where you're all munching on pizza slices, drinking beer and playing poker at the same time. Fun times, but that's not where I'm ge...more

by Katerina 'Katerina289' Malasidou on September 24, 2014 8:15 AM

Make your selection in The Protege #LastLonger

The Protégés have been selected, their mentor's prepared, now it's time for things to get interesting for those of us watching from the rail.PokerStars is offering seats to some exclusive freerolls for players taking part in a new #LastLonger competition, in which you get to pick...more

by Stephen Bartley on September 5, 2014 3:52 AM

APPT8 Manila: Thanh Ha Duong comes from behind to secure title!

A major turnaround has happened here in Manila today proving once again that it doesn't matter how big a deficit you face, there's always a chance that the cards will fall yours and not your opponent's way.Thanh Ha Duong came into this heads up battle with just 800,000 in chips c...more

by Chris Hall on July 7, 2014 9:04 AM

UKIPT4 Isle of Man 2: Day 1A Level 1 updates (25/50)

12:45pm: More facesThe fashionably late continue to trickle in and swell the numbers in this nascent Day 1A field. Katja Spillum Svendsen, who finished runner-up at the last UKIPT event in Marbella is playing today, as is Dara Davey. The Irishman is currently top of the UKIPT4 Le...more

by Nick Wright on October 1, 2014 3:17 PM

Get free Spin & Go tickets with first deposit

The new PokerStars Spin & Go tournaments have only been available for a couple of days, and they are already blowing up. In just the last 24 hours, players have hit jackpots for $36,000 (on a $30 buy-in) and $18,000 (twice on $15 buy-ins).Now, you can get your shot at playing som...more

by Brad Willis on October 1, 2014 8:30 AM

Watch how Fedor "CrownUpGuy" won the WCOOP 2014 Main Event to earn $1.3 mill

As you're no doubt now aware, the 2014 World Championship of Online Poker came to an end yesterday when the Main Event--the last of 66 events that combined to give out more than $61 million in prize money--was won by Fedor "CrownUpGuy" Holz after a 13 hours day at the tables. Fed...more

by Stephen Bartley on October 1, 2014 3:21 AM

Live Tournament Coverage

WCOOP 2014

Congratulations to Fedor "CrownUpGuy" Holz, winner of the World Championship of Online Poker Main Event and $1,300,000

UKIPT4 Isle of Man 2

Day 1A
Level 1: 25/50
Players: TBC