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After winning the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure Main Event, Maria Lampropulos catapults herself on to the list of biggest cashes by a woman in an EPT. All top 5 cashes are over $1 million. We break down each 7 figure score on this impressive list of female poker players. Liv Boeree and Vanessa Selbst make an appearance on this top 5 list.
The PokerStars Caribbean Adventure 2018 comes to an historic end. Maria Lampropulous becomes the first woman to ever win the PCA Main Event. Maria takes home $1,081,100, which is the SECOND time she's won over $1 million this year. Maria beat out final table players Adrian Mateos, Koray Aldemir, and Shawn Buchanon to win the first place prize. Her boyfriend Ivan Luca is also one of the best most profitable poker players in the world.
PokerStars ran the $50K Freeroll tournament for anyone who played in at least one tournament on the official Pokerstars Caribbean Adventure schedule. The PokerStars Caribbean Adventure $50K free roll paid out 39 places, including $14,800 for first place. Professional Russian Billiards Player Sergei Bagirov was the lucky player to take down the whole tournament.
The highlight of every EPT stop: The Players' Party! This year, the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure Players' Party took place at Aura nightclub at the Atlantis Resort in the Bahamas. All players received an open bar wristband. DJ Gigolo spun till the wee hours. Poker Players drank and danced all night long
Almedin Imsirovic, the 22 year old professional poker player, takes down his biggest live cash to date. The online pro generally plays on PokerStars, but started playing live a few months ago. He beats the likes of WSOP Main Event Winner Ryan Riess, Sam Greenwood, Mustapha Kanit, and Benjamin Pollack and takes down the 1 Day $10K turbo here at the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure for $160,050.
Poker After Dark Host Drea Renee is here at the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure. She tells all from what Mike "the Mouth" Matusow is actually like to the $2 million cash pot she saw unfold live. She may be off hosting duties here at the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure in the Bahamas, but Drea isn't willing to share all. Televised poker is making a come back and Drea is helping to lead the way.
Christopher Kruk wins the $25K 3-day tournament for a hefty $836,350. There were over 100 entries including Daniel Negreanu, Dan Shak, Erik Seidel, Issac Haxton and last year's winner Luc Greenwood. Ultimately, it was Christopher Kruk who overcame a massive chip deficit to win the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure $25K.
Maria Ho has been in the commentary booth for the majority of the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure. We find out the surprising reason she hasn't been able to take a seat on the felt and play some poker herself. The final table is about to start for the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure Main Event 2018 and Maria Ho shares her pick for the winner along with other observations before hopping into the live stream booth.
We spotted professional poker player Phil Ivey. We also check in on other poker players. Timothy Adams relaxes in Costa Rica while Kevin Hart and Usain Bolt hang out here at the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure in the Bahamas. Cate Hall and Anna Khait duke it out on Twitter and MORE!
PokerStars Online pro Kevin Martin is looking for his biggest live poker tournament cash. The Twitch streamer just may get it here at the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure 2018 . The Big Brother Winner is in the $1K tournament where first place is $55K
Poker Player Luc Greenwood won the $25K 3-Day event last year at the Atlantis resort. Can he win another one here at the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure? Before he goes back to back, he has to take out his own brother Sam Greenwood along with Daniel Negreanu, Erik Seidel, Timothy Adams, Jason Koon, Liv Boeree and more! $836,350 awaits 1st place!
Poker pro Timothy Adams shares some shoves he made deep in the $25K turbo. The poker pro travels the world player high roller tournaments. He tells PokerNews what he shoved deep in the $25K against Chris Hunichen. He took down 3rd in that tournament, but is back in action in another here at the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure 2018.
Jason Koon wins $421,080 at the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure 2018 1-Day $25K . Imagine winning $420K+ in 1 day! The field was stacked with poker players like Timothy Adams, Erik Seidel, Issac Haxton, but Jason Koon came out the ultimate winner.
Joe Cheong took down the PokerStars Supersonic for $30,939 while here at the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure 2018. We talk to him on break of the live $1K event, while he's also playing a PokerStars online tournament on his tablet. He gets dealt QQ during the interview and we walk through his bets as he busts live during the interview. Joe Cheong is an American who enjoys being able to play online tournaments while here at the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure.
Poker pro Ankush Mandavia is put to the test in 2 minutes of rapid fire questions. Sasha Salinger gets him to spill all including who's the best poker player to go out in Vegas with. (Shhhh It's Darren Rabinowitz). What's the most money Ankush Mandavia has lost on a sports bet? Click to find out the answers from PCA 2018.
PokerStars is giving away 300 seats to a $25K at PokerStars Caribbean Adventure 2019. These Platinum Passes include the $25K entry fee for the $25K poker tournament plus $5k in travel expenses to get yourself to PCA 2019. How do you win? You can win for free on social media or by wining a promotion at a live PokerStars event. There are plenty of chances to win your free entry !
Yes, you read that right. There are leagues all across Canada where you can enter weekly tournaments for free and the winners receive packages to poker tournaments all over the world. Canadians can go to a local pub, play some free poker, and will win entry into a tournament plus travel accommodations! A few years ago, a winner from the Toronto Poker League came to the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure and came in 3rd in the $1k!
Professional poker player Barry Greenstein has 10 big blinds on the bubble of the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure Main Event 2018. He is surviving, but wants to accumulate a bigger stack and stay in long enough for a minimum cash. If he makes it into the money, he will take home at least $17K. Should he fold into the money? Or shove and try to build a stack? Barry Greenstein isn’t always playing Texas Hold “Em. He much prefers mixed games including Stud, Pot Limit Omaha, Limit.
Molly's Game is a movie based on the very real world of high stakes cash games. Jeff Gross tells PokerNews about the biggest pot he's every won off of Bill Perkins playing high stakes cash. Gross is no stranger to $100-$200, but has also played up to $1000-$2000 blinds with straddles! The thrilling world of high stakes poker has its ups, but it also has its downs. Jeff Gross also shares the biggest pot he's lost which was also to Bill Perkins in a high stakes poker cash game. He manages to change up the style of his game from high stakes cash games to the $3k buy in tournament at the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure 2018.
PokerStars pro poker player Jake Cody comes into Day 2 of the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure 2018 with a huge chip lead. Will he bully the table and be super aggressive? Or will he be more cautious and hold on to his valuable chips. Being a big stack in a poker tournament isn't necessarily easy. He also talks about the departure of fellow PokerStars pros Vanessa Selbst and Jason Mercier.