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Traditionally the busiest month for online poker tournaments, 2019 is no exception, with several operators lining up their flagship online tournament series to run over the next few weeks.
Spring Tournament Series, Wave Two: Breaking Down Every Major MTT Series Running This Month

How over $115 million in prize money is being paid out this May across some of the world’s largest online poker rooms.


French-based operator Winamax has announced that it has extended its partnership with WSOP . The room is offering WSOP packages for both the Main and a couple of other bracelet events.
Winamax Kicks Off Online Qualifiers for the 2019 World Series of Poker

French online poker operator teams up with the WSOP for the sixth year in a row.


PokerStars, partypoker and 888 will all sponsor live tours in 2019. Winamax is set to bring SISMIX to Spain.
How Three Operators Are Focusing Efforts On Spanish Live Poker in 2019

Following the advent of European shared liquidity in Spain, France and Portugal, PokerStars, partypoker and Winamax have announced Spanish festivals.


888 has received the 16th license for online gambling in the country, and only the second for online poker.
888 is Approved for Online Poker in Portugal: Full Report

Finally 888 can look to start its European shared liquidity network, while Portuguese players at last have an alternative choice in the regulated market.


888Poker has released the schedule for the Winter Edition in the segregated markets of Spain and Italy.
888 Super Series Returns to European Segregated Markets with Reduced Guarantees

After shouldering big overlays in the previous edition, Super Series from 888 Poker returns with much lower guarantees in the Spanish market.


888Poker's Super Series in the Italian and Spanish market is underway. In total, €820,500 (almost a million in USD) is being awarded over the period of two weeks across both markets.
888Poker’s Super Series is Underway in European Segregated Markets

The Super Series from 888poker returns to Spain and Italy for the Autumn iteration.


PokerStars' market share in the newly formed Spanish-French market remains the same. The last few weeks have seen Winamax's traffic soar, and it could soon overtake PokerStars Europe.
European Shared Liquidity: Who’s Winning the Battle in Europe

One month of Winamax launched in Spain, how’s the market shaping up? The third installment on PRO’s exclusive series on the new European shared liquidity market.


888poker has announced the signing of Spanish-born Ana Marquez to help grow the operator’s segregated online poker room in Spain.
888 Expands Spanish Roster with Ana Marquez Signing

Former PokerStars team pro is snapped up by 888 as operator seeks to shore up Spanish position with the advent of European shared liquidity.


A 37-year-old Barcelona native, Roca is a former economics professor who quit his job to pursue his passion and build a career as a poker player.
WSOPE Champion Martí Roca Signs with 888poker Spain

Roca will help 888 grow its Spanish online poker room ahead of cross-border shared liquidity with Italy and Portugal.


The two 16-day series will start next month in Spain and--for the first time--in Italy. 888’s Super Series in both markets will be accompanied by daily freerolls.
888’s Flagship Super Series Returns to Spain, Debuts in Italy

The Spring Edition Super Series kicks off in May and will feature a €100K guarantee main event with a buy-in of just €99.


PokerStars is guaranteeing almost €8 million across COOPs in its four markets. The Italian and Spanish series see slight gains, but the French COOP is cut in half.
Europe’s Segregated Online Poker Rooms Schedule What is Likely Their Last Big Tournament Series

Four COOPs, a new French Circus, a Spanish Super Series and more.


The worldwide cash game market remained steady in November. Average concurrent cash game seats across the entire industry for the last week of the month was recorded at 31,450, up half a percentage point over the last week of October.
Traffic Insight: November 2016

WPN jumps into the global top five, MPN (briefly) overtook partypoker for the first time in history.


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