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PokerStars will change the name of KO Poker to UFC KO and give it a new look, with tables designed to resemble the famous octagon ring.
PokerStars Rebrands KO Poker, Announces $10 Million UFC KO Poker Series

To coincide with the launch of new look KO tables, PokerStars will be hosting UFC KO Poker Series across all its major markets.


The Iowa Tribe of Oklahoma’s real money online poker site has migrated to the BetConstruct network. GreySnow first launched in November 2018 on its own independent network using WPN software on the international market.
GreySnow Poker Migrates to BetConstruct Network

Tribe of Oklahoma’s online poker site has dumped its FairPlay system and has signed high profile German live pro Rainer Kempe as Brand Ambassador.


PokerStars' TRIO Series in the European segregated market paid out €9.2 million. In Italy, PokerStars hosted Turbo Week that awarded €1.5 million.
Third Wave of Spring Tournament Series Concludes

Trio Series on PokerStars.EU, Turbo Series on PokerStars.IT, and Monster Series on both partypoker.com and dot-EU finish the spring season.


GGR from tournament poker continued its long-standing growth trend in Q1 with an annual increase of 1.3%.
Online Poker Growth in France Levels Off

Shared liquidity in the country produced higher revenue from online poker, but significant events are necessary for growth to continue.


Deployed in Spain and France, though not yet in Portugal, the move follows its trial adoption in Italy last summer which the company has touted as a success.
Six-Max Cash Game Table Limit Rolls Out on PokerStars Europe

Almost a year after its deployment in Italy, the table cap is deployed on France and Spain.


The world’s leading online poker giant, PokerStars has announced in a press statement that  6+ Hold’em (the company’s Short Deck Poker game)...
6+ Hold’em MTTs to Debut on PokerStars as SCOOP Side Events

Starting May 17, Short Deck tournaments will become available at PokerStars in both tournaments and Sit & Go formats.


PokerStars launched 6+ in India, following its deployment in the dot-com market and Italy earlier this year.
Short Deck Proliferates Online: Aconcagua, Chico and PokerStars India Roll Out Stripped Version of Hold’em

Variant continues to gain popularity as Connective Games customers add the format and PokerStars brings it to another segregated market.


Online poker giant PokerStars has moved to put an end the use of all automated seating scripts in its continued attempt to level the playing field for all its…
Seating Scripts Now Completely Banned on PokerStars

Unexpected consequences of previous restrictions caused increased difficulties for players looking to get a seat.


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PokerStars has rolled out changes to its Stars Rewards loyalty program to almost all its online poker markets.
PokerStars Overhauls Stars Rewards Program Across Markets Worldwide

Company unveils first major overhaul to its loyalty program since it went live nearly two years ago.


PokerStars has overhauled its loyalty program, Stars Rewards, spanning several major markets including the dot-com international player pool as well as the…
PokerStars Rolls Out Revamped Stars Rewards Program Globally

Following a trial in Italy last week, the new Stars Rewards program is now live in all the PokerStars markets except for New Jersey.


PokerStars’ revamped Stars Rewards program is expected to be rolled out internationally in multiple markets soon following a trial in the Italian market.
New Stars Rewards Program to be Rolled Out Globally Soon

The revamped loyalty program promises bigger prizes, but Chests are much harder to earn.


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