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May 12, 2020, 15:38 ET David Costabile Tops $1 Million Charity PokerStars Invitational Led by Hank Azaria and Andy Bellin

Edward Norton, Bryan Cranston, Hank Azaria, Neymar Jr, David Schwimmer, Lisa Kudrow, Ricardinho, Liam Payne, Gabriel Macht, Amy Schumer and many more ...


May 05, 2020, 15:41 ET Poker's Most Famous Fans Unite For 'Stars CALL for Action - Powered by PokerStars'

On May 9 at 2pm ET, dozens of A-list celebrities will come together for Stars CALL for Action - Powered by PokerStars, an online charity poker event...


Nov 26, 2019, 11:03 ET PokerStars VR Unveils Virtual Reality Super Lair for Spy Fans

PokerStars VR, the virtual reality arm of the world's biggest poker site, has announced that its brand-new and immersive experience 'Spies' goes live ...


Nov 01, 2019, 11:00 ET More UFC® Stars Join PokerStars and Launch New Octagon Chip Campaign

PokerStars today announced that UFC stars Jorge Masvidal, Tatiana Suarez and Amanda Nunes are all-in for a brand new challenge as ambassadors for the ...


Sep 25, 2019, 13:13 ET World Championship of Online Poker 2019 Becomes Biggest in PokerStars History

PokerStars' most prestigious online series, the World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP), has awarded a record-breaking $104.7 million across 20...


Sep 12, 2019, 10:00 ET PokerStars WCOOP Charity Tournament Raises $56,000 for Charity Partner Right to Play

Players competing in a special online charity tournament have raised more than $56,000 for PokerStars' long-time charity partner Right To Play. The...


Sep 11, 2019, 10:53 ET PokerStars EPT Barcelona Makes EPT History

The European Poker Tour (EPT) Barcelona has set a new PokerStars record as the biggest stop in the EPT's 16-year history. EPT Barcelona drew more...


Aug 27, 2019, 17:57 ET PokerStars Players No Limit Hold'em Championship to Return in 2020

PokerStars has announced the return of the PokerStars Players No Limit Hold'em Championship (PSPC) live poker tournament. The PSPC will take place...


Jul 12, 2019, 14:51 ET Be the Boss of UFC(R) With PokerStars and UFC's Octagon(R) Chip Campaign

PokerStars and UFC® today launched the UFC and PokerStars Octagon Chip, giving fans the chance to win incredible prizes. The Chips have different...


Jun 18, 2019, 11:27 ET Take No Prisoners With New PokerStars UFC® KO Poker Game

UFC KO Poker hits the PokerStars online felt on June 23, bringing the thrill of the UFC® even closer to players with the opportunity to unleash...


May 11, 2019, 11:16 ET Pokerstars anuncia seus novos embaixadores no UFC® 237: Namajunas vs. Andrade

PokerStars, o parceiro de pôquer oficial do Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), acaba de anunciar os três novos embaixadores do PokerStars durante...


May 10, 2019, 10:30 ET PokerStars Deals Its 200 Billionth Hand

PokerStars, the world's largest poker company, made history last week when it dealt its 200 billionth hand. PokerStars has dealt more hands than any...


Apr 09, 2019, 22:04 ET PokerStars lanza UFC Spin & Go como parte de su alianza con UFC®

PokerStars, el indiscutible campeón del mundo del póker en línea y marca insigne del póker de The Stars Group, anunció hoy el lanzamiento de Spin &...


Apr 09, 2019, 20:38 ET PokerStars lança UFC Spin & Go como parte de parceria com o UFC®

A PokerStars, campeã absoluta do mundo do pôquer on-line e principal marca de pôquer do The Stars Group, anunciou hoje o lançamento do Spin & Go com...


Apr 09, 2019, 12:29 ET Pokerstars Launches UFC Spin & Go as Part of Partnership With UFC®

PokerStars, the undisputed champion of the online poker world and flagship poker brand of The Stars Group, today announced the launch of UFC-branded...


Mar 08, 2019, 10:31 ET 'Raising the Stakes - The Women of Poker' - PokerStars Celebrates International Women's Day

There are certain words that might spring to mind when describing poker players. Ambitious. Focused. Diverse. To view the Multimedia News Release,...


Jan 11, 2019, 11:22 ET Ramon Colillas Turns Free Entry Into $5.1 Million as Winner of Record-Breaking PokerStars Players Championship

PokerStars makes six new millionaires PokerStars (Nasdaq: TSG) (TSE: TSGI), the flagship poker brand of The Stars Group, announced today that Ramon...


Jan 08, 2019, 04:30 ET PokerStars Players Championship Makes History as Richest and Biggest-ever $25,000 Poker Tournament

Ground-breaking PokerStars event generates record-breaking $26,455,500 prize pool including life-changing $5.1 million top prize PokerStars, the...


Jan 07, 2019, 10:00 ET PokerStars and BetStars Launch in Sweden

PokerStars and BetStars today announced the launch of their respective online and mobile poker, sports betting and casino products in the newly...


Dec 21, 2018, 11:01 ET UFC® and PokerStars Team Up for First Official Poker Sponsorship

PokerStars and UFC partner for UFC® 232: JONES vs. GUSTAFSSON 2 in Las Vegas on December 29 UFC®, the world's premier mixed martial arts organization ...


Nov 08, 2018, 15:46 ET O PokerStars VR leva o pôquer para mundos virtuais imersivos com o Oculus Rift e com o HTC Vive

A mais recente inovação da plataforma PokerStars, PokerStars VR, já está disponível para baixar e jogar gratuitamente em todos os mercados globais da ...


Nov 08, 2018, 14:59 ET PokerStars VR lleva al póquer a mundos virtuales inmersivos con Oculus Rift y HTC Vive

PokerStars VR, la última innovación de PokerStars, ya está disponible para descargar y jugar gratuitamente en todos los mercados globales de la...


Nov 08, 2018, 11:00 ET PokerStars VR Brings Poker Into Immersive Virtual Worlds With Oculus Rift and HTC Vive

Virtual poker experiences arrive just in time for the holiday season PokerStars' latest innovation, PokerStars VR, is now available to download and...


Sep 20, 2018, 10:21 ET PokerStars Previews Virtual Reality Poker Taking Players into Immersive Online World

Live and online poker collide in brand new VR experience PokerStars, the world's largest online poker site, is previewing a virtual reality version...


Aug 02, 2018, 12:50 ET PokerStars Gives Players the Chance to Turn Back Time With Unfold

PokerStars has released its latest No Limit Hold'em cash game innovation, Unfold, which for the first time allows players to unfold their hand once...