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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.


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.


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.


All three online operators finished on a high as they surpassed their main event guarantees with ease.
Two Weeks, $140 Million in Prizes: A Look at SCOOP, Powerfest and XL Inferno Performance

Records smashed with over $33 million in prizes awarded on the last Sunday alone across PokerStars, partypoker, and 888poker.


May heralds the start of all of the spring tournament series from the online poker operators—so here we take a closer look at who is doing what.
Don’t Miss Out on the $110 Million Up For Grabs in Spring Online Poker Tournaments

May heralds the start of all of the spring tournament series from the online poker operators—so here we take a…


A million dollar main event tops proceedings and there is a high average guarantee per event of approximately $87,000.
XL Inferno From 888poker Set to Return This Spring

XL Inferno Series returns in May with $3 million guaranteed over 34 events.


PokerStars is promoting cash games with Golden Button, while 888 brings back Treasure Quest. MPN's Trawler Jackpots is giving away extra prizes as the Fish Party tables.
At A Glance: April Promotions

Plenty of promotions now fill the April calendar, taking operators through to the start of the major spring tournament series that will dominate May.


XL Eclipse is the second installment of a new three-part annual tournament series introduced by 888poker this year.
888’s Next XL Tournament Series Will Also be its Biggest Yet

Hot on the heels of parypoker’s Powerfest announcement, 888poker has committed to an $8 million XL Eclipse.


After four years of the same two-week, €40 million guaranteed schedule, SCOOP 2017 will be the largest ever in practically every metric.
Online Poker’s Spring Tournament Series 2017: Key Facts and Figures

How almost $100 million in prize money will be paid out over the next 30 days across the world’s four largest online poker rooms.


Both PokerStars and partypoker are revamping their rewards programs this summer. We're soon to hit the high season for online poker tournaments, and all the major dot-com operators have laid their cards on the table with bumper schedules for May.
Marketing Insight

New rewards programs, big spring tournaments and the schedule for April promotions across the online poker industry.


888 has revealed the schedule for XL Inferno, the latest in its Super XL Series, promising $7.5 million in guaranteed prizes across almost 200 events.
888 Joins the Spring Tournament Season with XL Inferno

888 unveils new branding for a 2017 “Championship Series”—promising bigger schedules and higher guarantees.


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