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There has been a lot of movement in the world of sponsored poker pros over the past few weeks.
The Streamer Shakeup Continues: Kevin Martin Out at Stars, Matt Staples Forms Partypoker’s Team Online

The announcements follow high profile departures from PokerStars streamers Jaime Staples and Jeff Gross.


Online poker operator partypoker has announced its sponsorship of The Thirst Lounge 10 as part of a yet to be determined “wider streaming strategy…
Partypoker Signs On As Thirst Lounge Sponsor

Forming part of a “wider streaming strategy,” this is the first sponsorship of its kind for the online poker operator.


Gross stated in his Twitter post that an agreement could not be reached between himself and PokerStars.
Two High Profile Live Streamers Part Ways With PokerStars

Announcing their plans to leave as PokerStars Ambassadors, Jaime Staples and Jeff Gross sever ties with the online poker operator.


PokerStars esports hybrid online poker game Power Up is finally seeing a marketing push as the operator launches a new leaderboard promotion called Power Up…
Power Up Gets a Marketing Push with the Launch of Power Up Championship

The winner of the first-ever Power Up Championship will take home $3000 plus $1000 for 2nd place and 3rd place runner-ups.


The 2019 Aussie Millions continues its hot run from the previous year as its Main Event once again drew a record-breaking field with 822 players across the three starting flights.
Aussie Millions 2019 Breaks Record for its Biggest Main Event Turnout

Australia’s most prestigious tournament series breaks yet another record by attracting 822 players to the AUD $10,600 Main Event.


As Day 3 of the PokerStars Players No Limit Hold’em Championship (PSPC) is about to get underway at the Atlantis Resort & Casino in The Bahamas, 54 players out…
54 Platinum Pass Winners Remain as PSPC Heads Into Day 3

The PokerStars Players No Limit Hold’em Championship will see 207 players reenter the field as the tournament progresses into its third day.


If you have been streaming online poker lately or if you have been aspiring to, then there is good news for you.
Stream for Rakeback: Twitch Streaming to be Cornerstone of Run It Once Poker Marketing Strategy

In his latest blog update, Phil Galfond introduces “streamR,” a rewards program that will give up to 110% rakeback to live-streamers.


PokerStars has launched yet another new innovative poker game called PokerStars VR. PokerStars VR is a free-to-play, immersive social virtual reality poker game that aims to bring together the elements of live and online poker.
PokerStars Virtual Realty Poker Product Goes Live

After months of closed beta-testing, PokerStars VR is now live and available to the public for download.


PokerStars VR, a virtual reality game of Texas Hold’em, is now available to consumers worldwide. The full public launch on Thursday follows a closed beta…
PokerStars VR Officially Launches

Anyone with an Oculus or Vive headset can now download the game and play for free.


Last week, online poker giant PokerStars unveiled its new virtual reality poker product, PokerStars VR, at a trade show in the United Kingdom.
Live Streaming to Play Key Role in PokerStars VR Success

Twitch will play a central role in raising the profile of PokerStars’ upcoming virtual reality game


PokerStars has become the first major online poker operator to officially put its brand on a virtual reality product.
PokerStars Ventures into Virtual Reality with PokerStars VR

PokerStars VR is the company’s latest attempt at innovation around its core online poker product.


Jason Somerville is hosting a contest to find the “Next Great Twitch Streamer” in conjunction with his company Run It Up.
PokerStars Offers Platinum Pass to Encourage Live Streaming

Operator’s investment into Twitch continues with new competition to find the next ambassador.


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