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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.


PokerStars is expected to deal its 200 billionth hand on May 1. To celebrate this landmark, the room is giving away more than $1 million across through a variety of promotions across its major markets.
PokerStars Gears Up to Celebrate 200 Billionth Hand Across All Major Markets

More than $1 million to be given away via a string of promotions over the next 15 days as it nears the 200 billion hand landmark.


SCOOP 2019 has a record-breaking $75 million guaranteed across over 200 tournaments. The series culminates in three Main Events, with guarantees of $2.5 million, $4 million and $5 million.
Guarantees Grow Once Again for PokerStars SCOOP 2019

Up on $10 million last year, the $75 million guarantee sets a record for largest online poker tournament series.


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