Spain’s OHL Increases Stake in €500-Million Madrid Development Project Half-Owned by PokerStars Founder
It is being developed next to the Puerta del Sol square in Madrid and includes buildings formerly occupied by the Banco Santander.In a Monday filing to Spain’s National Securities Market Commission (Comisión Nacional del Mercado de Valores), OHL said that it would pay €50 million for the 32.
The 12 Labors of Arlie challenge by PokerStars took a dramatic turn recently after its eponymous hero Arlie Shaban, on his 7th of 12 steps necessary to win a $30,000 PokerStars Platinum Pass, found himself in the emergency room.Working alongside Chris Moneymaker and former biking pro Tyson Apostol, the latest 12 Labors of Arlie challenge was based the story of the Cretan Bull.
The company already offers online poker and casino games with Resorts Casino Hotel in New Jersey, and plans to soon offer sports wagering in that state as well.”On the surface, PokerStars may seem like one of the firms best positioned to take advantage of the spread of online poker in the United States.
Most prominently, the Sunday Million was impacted, with almost everyone still in the tournament being unable to play their hands.While players immediately noticed the issues, PokerStars didn’t immediately shut down the tournaments that were in progress.
But after reviewing the early returns, the company has confirmed that Unfold Poker will be removed from its poker client sometime next week.So much for the variant being a long-term offering, as promised in the initial press release when Unfold Poker was introduced in early August.
CardsChat forum member Jacki Burkhart, seen here at the WSOP, scooped a $30,000 PokerStars Platinum Pass and now has a chance to win millions.I’m excited to announce the winner of the #mypokerstory Platinum Pass Challenge, @jackiburkhart81!
As the Hindu legend states, those that gamble during Diwali will have good luck and prosperity during the coming year.With 80 percent of Indians aligning themselves with Hinduism, Diwali has become a time of plenty for online poker operators.
Online poker across the Iberian Peninsula and beyond at the PokerStars Trio Series reminded people of what large tournament fields used to be like.The aptly named Trio Series attracted 40,816 unique entrants for 78 MTTs with buy-ins ranging from €1 to €250 ($1.
Jason Somerville and PokerStars have joined forces to help build-up poker’s presence on the popular live streaming channel Twitch.Jason Somerville will go live with a host of new Run It Up content from a dedicated studio in Las Vegas.
Arlie Shaban must complete 12 labors to win a Platinum Pass to the 2019 PokerStars Players Championship.(Image: YouTube)To win that pass, he must complete 12 challenges (labors) that PokerStars creatively selected.
Author Maria Konnikova has become the latest to join Team PokerStars as an ambassador.(Image: WPT)Konnikova has taken perhaps the most improbable path to being sponsored by a major online poker site.
PokerStars has partnered with the Seminole Hard Rock Hollywood, offering two $30,000 Platinum Passes to be given away in tournament promotions at the South Florida poker room.As construction continues on the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Florida, PokerStars is ready to plant its flag in the state starting with a special giveaway this August.
Seven-Figure WinsThe jackpot Anchor72 hit on Thursday set a record — it was the biggest ever for a game developed by pokerstars jackpot ever on Stars.After spinning in the right combination on Millionaires Island, the slots fan scooped $3,047,961, which is the biggest win from the operator’s exclusive games.
PokerStars has released the schedule for the 2018 WCOOP series, which features $116 million in guarantees.This year’s WCOOP features a record guaranteed prize pool, awarding at least $116 million in money to be won across 182 tournaments from Sept.
The upcoming PokerStars NJCOOP online poker series honors Chris Moneymaker for his 2003 WSOP Main Event title and is set to award more than $1 million in prize pool money over 47 events.The 2018 PokerStars NJCOOP series is handing out a $30,000 Platinum Pass to a lucky Chris Moneymaker fan.
(Image: PokerStars)SECOOP will be open to players in France, Spain, and Portugal, three countries that share liquidity in their online poker markets.The largest examples – both open to those who can play on the global version of the poker site – are the World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP) and the Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP).
The Stars Group announced on Tuesday that it had completed the acquisition of Sky Betting and Gaming (SBG), finishing a $4.7 billion purchase that will create the world’s largest publicly owned online gaming company.
2 to $25,000 for the highest buy-in events set to take place within the championship.The 2018 edition of the WCOOP will feature more than $116 million in guaranteed prize pools, with over $70 million featured in WCOOP events alone.
And by all accounts, the world’s largest online poker site is continuing to thrive.That type of customer service is to be expected from online poker’s leading brand.
As Formula 1’s Russian Grand Prix entered its final lap this past weekend, Daniel Dohotaru, a Romanian F1 fan, thought he was a lock to win a PokerStars prize package to play in the upcoming European Poker Tour (EPT) in Prague.Lewis Hamilton’s victory at the Russian Grand Prix appeared to have robbed a race fan of an $8,200 EPT prize package.