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LAPT8 Chile: Rodrigo Garrido gathering (again)

Just a few weeks ago I was almost 4,800 miles (about 7,800 km) from where I am today. I was sitting behind my computer, watching the Sunday Million play out and a player named "rportaleoni" top a field of 6,658 to win the tournament and a $166,746.41 first prize. With an avatar s...more

by Martin Harris on March 6, 2015 5:52 PM

LAPT8 Chile: Lots of choices for players in Chile

Cards are in the air and players are still arriving as the first level of Day 1A of the LAPT8 Chile Main Event gets started. Among those already taking hands are several familiar faces, including last year's LAPT7 Peru champion Oscar Alache, 2014 WSOP Main Event November Niner an...more

by Martin Harris on March 6, 2015 4:27 PM

Grab your headphones for EPT Not Live podcast

We're here today to recognize something that doesn't get talked about enough in our society:EPT Live Withdrawal Syndrome. Symptoms include staring forlornly at your blank computer screen, singing "Everyone Loves a Chop Pot" in the shower, and buying a monkey with a stubbly beard ...more

by Brad Willis on March 6, 2015 2:57 PM

LAPT8 Chile: It's almost time! Day 1A awaits

It's March. The sun is out. The flowers are growing. And we've returned once again to la Ciudad Jardín -- the Garden City -- a.k.a. beautiful Viña del Mar, Chile, where Season 8 of the Latin American Poker Tour continues today.Time for poker!The LAPT got a head start this season ...more

by Martin Harris on March 6, 2015 2:24 PM

Why PokerStars moved the Sunday Million anniversary tournament

You might have seen the news in recent weeks. The $9 million Sunday Million 9th anniversary celebration was initially scheduled for March 8th before moving to March 15th. More than a few of you asked a very good question: Why?After the event came out on the schedule, the players ...more

by PokerStars.net Staff on February 28, 2015 7:59 PM

Asia Pacific Poker Tour announces schedule for Macau

The Asia Pacific Poker Tour (APPT) today unveiled the Season 9 schedule for APPT Macau which takes place at the 'PokerStars LIVE Macau' poker room. The poker festival will now be held from May 20-31, 2015 moving the dates one week back from the dates announced earlier in the yea...more

by Stephen Bartley on February 25, 2015 10:28 AM

Eureka Poker Tour returns to Rozvadov to kick-off fifth season

For a third time the Eureka Poker Tour stopped in the King's Casino, Rozvadov. This time it was to kick-off the tour's fifth season, with a nine day festival containing 22 tournaments. It all started with the €1,100 Main Event, which once again has a €500,000 guaranteed prize poo...more

by Jan Kores on February 24, 2015 2:30 PM

MPC22: The Preview

Happy Chinese New Year! Kung Hei Fat Choy!The Year of the Goat is upon us and while you're probably busy with red envelopes, turnip cakes, and fireworks the good people at 'PokerStars LIVE Macau' are putting the finishing touches for the 22nd edition of the Macau Poker Cup (MPC2...more

by Fred Leung on February 16, 2015 2:15 PM

EPT11 Deauville: Impossible is nothing for Ognyan Dimov, hauls in Parlafes t

The history of mankind has been defined by triumph over adversity. Nobody ever thought you could reach the South Pole, scale Everest or put a man on the moon. All of those "impossible" feats were relatively easy, however, compared with the task facing five poker players in Norman...more

by Howard Swains on February 9, 2015 2:52 PM

Weekend brings two new Spin & Go millionaires

There is a scene in the movie Casino in which Sam Rothstein corners his slots manager at The Tangiers casino. Rothestein demands to know why the slots manager didn't call him when three people hit jackpots in twenty minutes."It happened so quick!" the slots manager protested."Thr...more

by Brad Willis on January 19, 2015 4:29 PM

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