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PokerStars News Digest - Nov 9th

By: PSO Admin @ 07:44 (EST) / 76 / Comment ( 1 )

Here are some interesting numbers from the world of PokerStars this week.

Total prize pool from all six seasons of the Latin American Poker Tour. A total of 25,442 players have contributed to this huge figure ahead of the Season 6 LAPT Grand Final in Punta del Este, which takes place in two weeks’ time from November 20-24.
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HK $4,352,000 (US $560,000 approx)
First-place prize money in the recent Asia Championship of Poker Main Event, which was won by Sunny Jung from Korea. He topped a field of 203 players to win the tournament. Team PokerStars Online member Randy ‘nanonoko’ Lew finished seventh.
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Money to be given away by PokerStars in the recently launched ‘November Mission Weeks’ promotion, which runs from November 4-25.
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Amount guaranteed for the France Poker Series 3 Paris Main Event, which takes place November 16-23. The full festival features a total of ten events.
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Duncan McLellan’s first-place score at the UKIPT Isle of Man Main Event. Team PokerStars SportStar Fatima Moreira de Melo finished second for £59,660.
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Season number of the recently announced Estrellas Poker Tour, which returns in February 2014. Satellites to the first event in Madrid are already under way online.
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The remaining eight UKIPT Isle of Man Main Event players assembled ahead of the final table.

Photo credit: René Velli.

Watch the incredible new documentary film featuring Team Online member Isaac ‘Ike Haxton’ Haxton on the PokerStars YouTube channel:

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