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/Dec/2013

PokerStars News Digest December 31st

By: PSO Admin @ 09:08 (EST) / 410 / Comment ( 0 )

Happy New Year to all our Members!

Here's some interesting numbers from the World of PokerStars this week.

$11,659,825
Total amount awarded to players across the eight events of the first WCOOP Challenge Series, which took place December 20-22. There were a total of 32,869 entrants.
More info: http://psta.rs/1iNOWiT

$10,000,000
Guaranteed prize pool for the PCA Main Event, which gets under way on January 7. The full nine-day festival incorporates 39 events, including a $100,000 Super High Roller from January 5-7.
Full schedule and more info: http://psta.rs/IfuaKX

$516,235
First prize in the WCOOP Challenge Series Main Event, which was won by ‘DEHELLHOUND’ from Singapore. The player bested a field of 1,541 to win the largest amount from the event prize pool of $3,082,000.
Blog report: http://psta.rs/JHdlst

$208,372.90
Winning score in the last Sunday Million of 2013, which was scooped by ‘WhatArunAA’ from Canada. It was his second Sunday Million win, his first coming more than six years ago in November 2007.
Blog report: http://psta.rs/KiwGRu 

6
Number of stops announced for the fourth season of the UK & Ireland Poker Tour. The first event takes place in Edinburgh from January 16-20, with further stops in Dublin, Nottingham, Marbella, Isle of Man and London.
Blog story: http://psta.rs/1dQPuAa

PICTURE OF THE WEEK

 

VIDEO OF THE WEEK
Watch cards-up highlights replay of the WCOOP Challenge Series Event 4, featuring commentary from Matt Broughton: http://psta.rs/18VBFTG.

Thank you to all our members for your support in 2013 and we're looking forward to bringing you more great poker education in 2014!

Team PokerSchoolOnline

 

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