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The slate of promotions is to promote the “global launch” of its new fast-fold format, Rush & Cash. The primary giveaway is via the Rush & Cash Gold Hunt promotion, in which 800 players will win a share of $300,000 via a leaderboard promotion.
GGNetwork to Give Away $500,000 to Promote “Global Expansion” of Rush & Cash Game

To promote the switch to USD of GGNetwork’s Rush & Cash fast-fold game, $300,000 is being given away via Gold Hunt and a further $200,000 in additional leaderboard prizes.


After setting new records in the SCOOP, PokerStars' most prestigious tournament suffered a rare overlay last week.
Pokerstars’ $109 Sunday Million Misses its Guarantee for the First Time

PokerStars’ longest and oldest running tournament misses its guarantee by $100,000.


SCOOP had very few overlays and set new records for biggest ever prize pool, and most successful Main Events.
Spring Online Tournament Series 2019: Nearly $160 Million Paid Out in Prize Money Across Four MTT Series

A detailed look at how PokerStars’ SCOOP, partypoker’s KO Series, GGNetwork’s Good Game Series 2, and 888’s XL Inferno performed.


SCOOP 2019 came to an end on Monday night, paying out a staggering $105,133,091 across 219 tournaments.
PokerStars’ SCOOP Hits New Highs with Over $100 Million Paid Out in Prize Money

For the first time in online poker history, a tournament series pays out nine figures in a single tournament series.


PokerStars’ SCOOP has increased its guarantee by an additional $5 million this week, as the company revealed it had added five new events to the slate.
PokerStars Expands SCOOP Schedule With 6+ Events and $5 Million More Guaranteed

PokerStars has added five new events to the slate this week, upping the total guarantee of the tournament series from $75 million to $80 million.


PokerStars SCOOP is off to a strong start, with $6.5 million paid out on the opening day alone. Partypoker's KO Series has seen some big overlays, with each three opening Championship failing to cover.
First Week Spring Series Performance: PokerStars, partypoker and GG Network

How SCOOP, KO Series and Good Games Series stack up after their first few days.


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.


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.


Partypoker’s bounty-exclusive tournament series is set to return this month for its second edition this year boasting $30 million guaranteed.
Partypoker Schedules Double-Sized KO Series to Run Alongside SCOOP

Returning for its second iteration this year, KO Series guarantees $30 million across 226 tournaments.


Traffic to the Sunday Million, PokerStars’ most iconic weekly tournament, is in constant decline following a reduction to its buy-in earlier this year.
The Half Price Sunday Million: How Poker’s Most Iconic Weekly Tournament is Performing, Three Months On

Year-over-year comparison shows that the new half-priced 2019 Sunday Million has underperformed the same tournament in 2018 in terms of prize pool.


The world’s leading online poker operator, PokerStars, has announced its third online tournament series in India, INSCOOP.
PokerStars Ups the Ante by Announcing INSCOOP in India

The India Summer Championship of Online Poker features 92 events including a 1 Crore ($143,370) guaranteed Main Event.


XL Inferno is set to return in May for eleven days, with a guaranteed prize pool of $1.4 million over 34 tournaments.
888 Schedules Half-Sized XL Inferno for May

Coming on the heels of the recently concluded XL Blizzard, the next XL Championship Series guarantees $1.4 million—less than half the 2018 edition.


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