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Four new ambassadors and eight new streamers join the PokerStars team. New Ambassadors come in the form of Arlie Shaban and the OP Poker Team, who will stream PokerStars' new poker innovations.
PokerStars Reveals New Stable of Twitch Streamers and Ambassadors

Twelve have been signed to the PokerStars roster this week in the wake of high-profile departures in February.


Brazilian poker pro Joao Simao has joined the partypoker Player Panel, formerly the Player Advisory Panel, the company announced last week.
Partypoker’s Relaunched Player Panel To “Develop and Optimize Core Poker Product”

First seen back in 2017, the partypoker Player Panel is dedicated to improving communication with poker community, the company says.


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.


Pari Mutuel Urbain (PMU) announced on Wednesday that it will launch its cross-border shared liquidity pool between France and Spain on GVC's partypoker network this Monday.
Partypoker to Go Live with European Shared Liquidity Next Week

PMU announces that the French network on which it resides will connect with partypoker’s Spanish network from June 4.


The group’s upcoming European online poker network will combine French and Spanish players. Partypoker received authorization from French regulator ARJEL just last week to allow it to form a cross-border shared liquidity pool.
Partypoker to Launch Euro Shared Liquidity This Month—and ElkY Will Head It

Just days after receiving its shared liquidity license, partypoker has announced that the former PokerStars sponsored pro will help promote the imminent launch of partypoker.eu.


ElkY leaves PokerStars, and Gruissem joins partypoker. The Aussie Millions sets Main Event attendance record.
Aussie Records, Power Up Tweaks and Sponsors in the Spotlight: This Week in Online Poker

The sponsored pro shuffle continues this week, first with the announcement that long-standing PokerStars sponsored pro…


Esports and poker professional Bertrand "ElkY" Grospellier has confirmed that he has parted ways with PokerStars after eleven and a half years as a sponsored Team Pro.
Bertrand “ElkY” Grospellier Latest Pro To Leave PokerStars: “No Hard Feelings”

Grospellier parts ways with the operator after over a decade as a Team Pro.


Bertrand Grospellier, better known as ElkY, has parted ways with PokerStars, according to a source familiar with the situation.
ElkY Out at PokerStars

Bertrand Grospellier, better known as ElkY, has parted ways with PokerStars, according to a source familiar with the…


PokerStars has unveiled a new poker variant dubbed Power Up that blends regular poker with a deck-building concept of "power" cards that can be used to influence the hand.
Power Up: PokerStars’ Big Push to Bridge the Worlds of Poker and eSports

Currently in Alpha testing, Power Up mixes traditional Hold’em with deck building strategy popularized in games like Hearthstone.


Boris Becker and Jan Jachtmann join the party. Sky Poker TV ends its run; Sky Poker launches mobile app.
Poker Insight

New ambassadors, new apps, the end of a TV show and the end of a tour.


The online poker industry's push to form ties with the rising dominance of esports continued this week with online poker operator 888 forming partnership with FlowEsports, a new German team of Hearthstone professionals.
888 Sponsors FlowEsports in Major Hearthstone Marketing Push

World’s second largest online poker room makes a play for the Hearthstone crowd.


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