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  • 08.04.2022 – 12:15

    PokerStars

    POKERSTARS ANNOUNCES NEW ADDITIONS TO EPIC 2022/23 LIVE EVENTS SCHEDULE

    Onchan, Isle of Man (ots/PRNewswire) - Details for long-awaited PokerStars Players No Limit Hold'em Championship revealed Following on from the successful EPT Prague, PokerStars has today announced new additions to its live events schedule for 2022/23, including well-loved EPT stops, more regional events and highly anticipated details of the second PokerStars Players ...

  • 23.02.2022 – 16:08

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    POKERSTARS ANNOUNCES EPT MONTE-CARLO AND THE RETURN OF REGIONAL TOURS

    Onchan, Isle of Man (ots/PRNewswire) - Qualify for free today for EPT Monte Carlo Regional tours return after five year hiatus PokerStars has today announced the dates for player favourite PokerStars and Monte-Carlo© Casino European Poker Tour running from April 28– 7 May, as well as details of the return of regional tours. To view the Multimedia News Release, ...

  • 21.01.2022 – 15:01

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    POKERSTARS AND RED BULL RACING SEAL GLOBAL PARTNERSHIP

    Onchan, Isle of Man (ots/PRNewswire) - Red Bull Racing is delighted to announce a new, exclusive partnership with leading global online gambling and entertainment brand PokerStars ahead of the 2022 Formula One season. The multi-year partnership, which features branding on the RB18 and the race suits, is aimed at F1's growing audience as increasing technological advancements help to service and provide fans with new and ...

  • 04.11.2021 – 09:00

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    PokerStars joins forces with Women Who Code as first gambling partner

    Onchan, Isle Of Man (ots/PRNewswire) - PokerStars has officially partnered with the largest and most active global community for women in technology, Women Who Code, to improve female representation and diversity and encourage women to grow their career within the industry. Dedicated to inspiring women to excel in technology careers, Women Who Code partner with industry leaders to redefine the talent pipeline. Supporting ...

  • 15.12.2020 – 17:25

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    Stars Realign as Football Legend Neymar Jr Goes All In With PokerStars

    Onchan, Isle Of Man (ots/PRNewswire) - Global sports icon returns to the world's largest online poker site Brazilian football star Neymar Jr has today confirmed he is re-joining PokerStars for an exciting new partnership. The partnership is set to be a true collaboration seen across many aspects of the brand. With his off the field passion for poker and gaming, the ...

  • 12.05.2020 – 21:41

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    David Costabile Tops $1 Million Charity PokerStars Invitational Led by Hank Azaria and Andy Bellin

    Onchan, Isle Of Man (ots/PRNewswire) - Charities to receive share of more than $1 million after stars from music, film, sports and TV unite for Stars CALL for Action - Powered By PokerStars Edward Norton, Bryan Cranston, Hank Azaria, Neymar Jr, David Schwimmer, Lisa Kudrow, Ricardinho, Liam Payne, Gabriel Macht, Amy Schumer and many more celebrities played head-to-head ...

  • 05.05.2020 – 21:49

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    Poker's Most Famous Fans Unite For 'Stars CALL for Action - Powered by PokerStars'

    Onchan, Isle Of Man (ots/PRNewswire) - Hank Azaria and celebrity friends team up with PokerStars for $1 million charity extravaganza On May 9 at 2pm ET, dozens of A-list celebrities will come together for Stars CALL for Action - Powered by PokerStars, an online charity poker event raising vital funds for relief efforts during the current global crisis. The online poker ...

  • 26.11.2019 – 17:07

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    PokerStars VR Unveils Virtual Reality Super Lair for Spy Fans

    Onchan, Isle Of Man (ots/PRNewswire) - PokerStars VR Spies launches ahead of holiday season PokerStars VR, the virtual reality arm of the world's biggest poker site, has announced that its brand-new and immersive experience 'Spies' goes live on November 28. In PokerStars VR's most intense challenge yet, the series of spy-themed virtual reality content will see players face-off in a super villain's lair located inside an ...

  • 25.09.2019 – 19:17

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    World Championship of Online Poker 2019 Becomes Biggest in PokerStars History

    Onchan, Isle Of Man (ots/PRNewswire) - PokerStars awards more than $130 million across WCOOP and Galactic Series in record-breaking year PokerStars' most prestigious online series, the World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP), has awarded a record-breaking $104.7 million across 20 days of top tournament action. The series surpassed its $75 million guarantee by almost ...

  • 12.09.2019 – 16:03

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    £221,000 raised for the children's charity since June

    Onchan, Isle Of Man (ots/PRNewswire) - Players competing in a special online charity tournament have raised more than $56,000 for PokerStars' long-time charity partner Right To Play. The $55 buy-in tournament formed part of PokerStars' highly popular World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP) series. More than 11,000 players met at the online felt to have some fun and compete for their share of the prize pool, with 100% ...

  • 11.09.2019 – 17:04

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    PokerStars EPT Barcelona Makes EPT History

    Onchan, Isle Of Man (ots/PRNewswire) - Main Event and National tournaments also set new records The European Poker Tour (EPT) Barcelona has set a new PokerStars record as the biggest stop in the EPT's 16-year history. EPT Barcelona drew more than 23,600 registrations over 12 days of live poker action at Casino Barcelona between August 20 and September 1, and awarded more than EUR52.9 million to players from 95 different ...

  • 12.07.2019 – 20:53

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    Be the Boss of UFC(R) With PokerStars and UFC's Octagon(R) Chip Campaign

    Onchan, Isle Of Man (ots/PRNewswire) - Win an Octagon Chip and unlock potentially life-changing prizes at PokerStars PokerStars and UFC® today launched the UFC and PokerStars Octagon Chip, giving fans the chance to win incredible prizes. The Chips have different values, 'awesome' (green), 'ridiculous' (silver), and 'life changing' (gold), and their availability ...

  • 18.06.2019 – 17:32

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    Take No Prisoners With New PokerStars UFC® KO Poker Game

    Onchan, Isle Of Man (ots/PRNewswire) - $10 million celebration and the chance to experience UFC® 241: CORMIER VS. MIOCIC 2 live in California UFC KO Poker hits the PokerStars online felt on June 23, bringing the thrill of the UFC® even closer to players with the opportunity to unleash spectacular poker knockouts inside the world-famous Octagon®. PokerStars' exclusive global partnership with UFC brings a new product ...

  • 10.05.2019 – 16:38

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    PokerStars Deals Its 200 Billionth Hand

    Onchan, Isle Of Man (ots/PRNewswire) - Historic achievement for the world's largest poker company PokerStars, the world's largest poker company, made history last week when it dealt its 200 billionth hand. PokerStars has dealt more hands than any other online poker room. It dealt its first hand in 2001 and it has celebrated each major milestone ever since with huge cash pay outs to the players that made it all happen. ...

  • 08.03.2019 – 16:35

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    'Raising the Stakes - The Women of Poker' - PokerStars Celebrates International Women's Day

    Onchan, Isle Of Man (ots/PRNewswire) - There are certain words that might spring to mind when describing poker players. Ambitious. Focused. Diverse. To view the Multimedia News Release, please click: https://www.multivu.com/players/uk/8509651-pokerstars-international-womens-day/ To celebrate this year's International Women's Day (Friday, March 8), PokerStars is taking ...

  • 21.12.2018 – 17:03

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    UFC® and PokerStars Team Up for First Official Poker Sponsorship

    Las Vegas and Onchan, Isle Of Man (ots/PRNewswire) - PokerStars and UFC partner for UFC® 232: JONES vs. GUSTAFSSON 2 in Las Vegas on December 29 UFC®, the world's premier mixed martial arts organization and PokerStars, the flagship poker brand of The Stars Group and the largest poker site in the world, today announced a new marketing sponsorship. Under the terms of the agreement, PokerStars becomes UFC's first-ever ...

  • 08.11.2018 – 17:01

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    PokerStars VR Brings Poker Into Immersive Virtual Worlds With Oculus Rift and HTC Vive

    Onchan, Isle Of Man (ots/PRNewswire) - Virtual poker experiences arrive just in time for the holiday season PokerStars' latest innovation, PokerStars VR, is now available to download and play for free in all of PokerStars' global markets. The eagerly anticipated official launch of the gamefollows on from a well-received closed beta test which saw more than 150 invitees ...

  • 02.08.2018 – 18:54

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    PokerStars Gives Players the Chance to Turn Back Time With Unfold

    Onchan, Isle Of Man (ots/PRNewswire) - PokerStars has released its latest No Limit Hold'em cash game innovation, Unfold, which for the first time allows players to unfold their hand once the flop has been dealt. (Logo: https://mma.prnewswire.com/media/726384/Unfold_Logo.jpg ) (Photo: https://mma.prnewswire.com/media/726382/PokerStars_Unfold_Game.jpg ) If a player has ...

  • 23.05.2018 – 17:00

    The Stars Group

    Portugal Joins France and Spain in Pokerstars Shared Player Pool

    Onchan, Isle Of Man (ots/PRNewswire) - EUR5 million guaranteed Trio Series celebrates new union Poker players in Portugal can now compete against French and Spanish players at the online tables at PokerStars, the first online operator to offer a shared player pool between the three countries. With even more players will come even bigger prizes, richer Stars Rewards, a wider selection of games and a new tournament series ...

  • 02.12.2015 – 10:02

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    Mobile Gamers Can Hit the Jackpot with Exciting New Poker App from PokerStars

    Onchan, Isle Of Man (ots/PRNewswire) - Fast-paced, made-for-mobile free poker game puts the thrill and excitement of tournament poker in your hands Gamers can hit the Jackpot on their iOS (http://psta.rs/1MToKC4) and Android (http://psta.rs/1lVg99o) devices in a fun and exciting new free-to-play poker game called 'Jackpot Poker' by PokerStars, an Amaya Inc. (Nasdaq: ...