PokerStars brand gets set to host the “richest and biggest ever $25,000 poker tournament.”
A total of 1,039 individuals from all over the world entered the PokerStars Players No Limit hold Championship, which generated a record breaking $26,455,500 prize pool which is to be awarded to 181 players, including $5.1m for the winner who is to be crowned when the tournament concludes on Thursday.
“Passion and interest in Poker is alive and well in 2019, and this tournament highlights the global excitement for the games,” commentator Eric Hollreiser, Director of Poker Marketing. “Ten of thousands of players participated in a year of unique promotions leading up to the event, and that enthusiasm delivered one of the most exciting events in poker history.”.
Players in the Scandinavian nation are to gain full access to poker games and tournaments at PokerStars.se, initially approximately 370 markets across 25 sports and specialist betting option at BetStars.se and 490 games at PokerStarsCasino.se.
Guy Templer, Chief Operating Officer of Stars Interactive Group, said of the launch: “We are proud to offer our full range of PokerStars and BetStars Product under Sweden’s new regulatory framework.”
” Clear Regulation is a big step forward for Sweden’s players and its licensed online betting and gaming industry, and provide us with a great opportunity to offer our products and services to Swedish customers.”