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Globetrotting Marty "TheLipoFund" Mathis on back-to-back Super Tuesday wins

"Typing from phone so it may be a bit jumbled, but hopefully enough for you to work with. Seems so long since we all met in Peru." It's not the standard email sign off, but Marty Mathis isn't your typical 25-year-old American, either. Mathis has spent the last few years travelling the world playing...more

by Rick Dacey on April 15, 2014 7:50 AM

Weekend review: Selbst downs Rafa, Sunday Storm celebrates

You know what's fun? Winning $115,000 on an $11 buy-in. That's what. Yesterday, the $11 PokerStars Sunday Storm celebrated its 3rd anniversary with a $1 million guaranteed event. More than 118,000 people played in it. By the time it was over, 15,000 people hard won money and the UK's rosscleverly h...more

by Brad Willis on April 14, 2014 8:37 AM

Carnival of Tournaments: Golden SNGs start today!

If you play Sit & Go tourneys at PokerStars, you're going to want to play some close attention to your games today, because there is big money on the line. Over the course of the next few days, PokerStars is going to be adding half a million dollars in cash prizes to the SNGs. As you might know, P...more

by Brad Willis on April 14, 2014 6:39 AM

Win big with the Carnival of Tournaments 900 Million Celebration

This month PokerStars is going to deal Tournament number 900 million. Yes, 900,000,000. It barely seems possible, right? As is customary with PokerStars, we're going to celebrate this milestone with a big party, a huge guaranteed tournament and a load of golden sit & go's. Not only that but the powe...more

by Rick Dacey on April 11, 2014 6:30 AM

Weekend review: The Sunday Warm-Up Woops, and other big money news

Woops. Every once in a while, there is a button that gets pressed that shouldn't be. Every once in a while, there is a button that should be pressed that isn't. Things happen. So, yes, things happened this weekend, and somehow the PokerStars Sunday Warm-Up kicked off without its expected late re...more

by Brad Willis on April 7, 2014 7:16 AM

Win an EPT trip and get free training through PokerStars Touch

Poker is fun, fast and exciting. Given that you can also win a lot of money, isn't it time that you gave poker a go? PokerStars Touch is here to give you a big power boost with free online training from expert players. We'll take you from flop zero to poker hero with help from the likes of Team Poke...more

by Rick Dacey on April 3, 2014 8:54 AM

Air Supernovas! Get your free helicopter ride to Monaco

About nine years back, I was headed to Monte Carlo for the first EPT Grand Final. Along the way, somebody said, "When you get to Nice, just hop on the helicopter to Monte Carlo. It's much faster." This seemed like a silly conceit to me. These people were speaking like I could just use a helicopter ...more

by Brad Willis on April 1, 2014 6:44 AM

So you want to go to a VIP Club Live party?

A bit earlier today, we posted a piece from Felix 'xflixx' Schneiders about his recent outing to a PokerStars VIP Club Live party in Prague. And that was wrong of us. I mean, here you are--here we are!--slogging through yet another in what seems to be an endless series of the same day. Over and over...more

by Brad Willis on April 1, 2014 6:16 AM

Cooking up a party in Prague

Last year I went to two VIP Club Live events. My first one was on familiar homeground in Berlin, the second one on the Isle of Man before the UKIPT (which you can read about here). I have written up trip reports for those two events, so to continue the tradition I feel the need to share my third whi...more

by Felix 'xflixx' Schneiders on April 1, 2014 2:49 AM

Win free O2 Academy tickets to see Snoop Dogg, Korn, Panic at The Disco, and more

Do you want to see some great bands? And how's about some VIP treatment, too? You can get both when you play with PokerStars Backstage. Win free tickets to O2 Academy venues around the UK to see big name acts and breaking bands including the legendary Snoop Dogg, Courtney Love, Korn, and Panic at th...more

by PokerStars staff on March 31, 2014 9:10 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

Day 6 (final table)
Level 30: 50,000/100,000, ante 10,000
Players: 3 of 556
Average: 5,560,000


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