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PokerStars News - March 8th

By: PSO Admin @ 08:03 (EST) / 584 / Comment ( 0 )

Here's a look at all of the interesting numbers that caught our eye this week at PokerStars!

Guaranteed prize pool for the MicroMillions 7 championship, which gets under way on March 13 and continues until March 23. The championship features 100 events, with buy-ins ranging from just $0.11 to $22.
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First prize won by German player ‘DrUPSWING’ in the PokerStars Sunday Million 8th Anniversary tournament that took place last Sunday. It was the fourth richest Sunday Million ever held, with more than $9.3 million in the prize pool.
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Winner-take-all first prize on offer for the winner of new PokerStars TV show The Shark Cage. A fresh round of online qualifiers to the next two heats (to be filmed at the EPT Grand Final in April) is under way, with two PokerStars players set to win packages to Monaco and seats in the televised heats.
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Kevin Killeen’s first prize in the UKIPT Dublin Main Event. The hometown champion beat former UKIPT winner, Max Silver, heads-up.
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Top prize to be won (in a matter of minutes) in the latest Mission Week All-in Shootout tournaments. The Mission Week is already under way and continues until March 9.
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Number of events scheduled for the EPT Vienna festival, including a €1,100 Eureka Poker Tour Main Event, and the €5,300 EPT Main Event.
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Number of Day 1s scheduled for the Macau Millions $2,200 (HK) Main Event, which takes place from tomorrow (March 7) to March 16.
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Number of major tournaments (one chess, one poker) being sponsored by PokerStars in the Isle of Man in October.


Last year’s UKIPT Isle of Man event.

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