WPTDeepStacks Wraps Up at 888poker with Major Scores From Brazilian Players

The first-ever WPTDeepStacks London Online at 888poker finished up Monday after a week of action. The 16-event series awarded $2.3 million, eclipsing the $2 million guarantee. The event comes as the World Poker Tour continues co-branding online poker events with other operators. The latest series produced a combined field of 8,735 entries with winners hailing […]

SCOOP Scores Big at PokerStars, Players Awarded $140 Million

The annual Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) concluded at PokerStars last week after paying out almost $140 million. The turnout provided for a significant bump to the original $100 million guarantee. The series began on April 4 and attracted 1,731,546 entries across 102 low, medium, and high buy-in events. As well as the title […]

PokerStars Names Neymar As Site’s New Cultural Ambassador

Brazilian football star Neymar Jr. steps into the new role of cultural ambassador with PokerStars, the site announced Wednesday. The move will have Neymar working on a series of creative projects inspired by art, design, music, and more. “Bringing his passions and interests to the table, he will be shaking up poker with a series […]