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2010 PokerStars World Championship of Online Poker

Tyson “POTTERPOKER” Marks Wins Main Event

by Julio Rodriguez |  Published: Nov 12, 2010


The PokerStars World Championship of Online Poker debuted in 2002 as a simple tournament series with just nine events. Over the past nine years, it has ballooned to an astounding 62 events and has become the can’t-miss online tournament series of the year. Although it coincides with many live tournaments, including the World Series of Poker Europe and the WPT Borgata Poker Open, many players have found themselves altering their travel plans or preferring to stay home altogether to enjoy high-stakes tournament action from the comfort of home. You may think that anyone who chooses his laptop and a mouse over a brick-and-mortar casino may be sacrificing something in terms of value, prize pools, and variety, but you’d be wrong. This series, otherwise known as the WCOOP, offered seven different games in dozens of variations, with buy-ins ranging from $100 to $25,000. In short, the WCOOP has something for everyone. ...

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