A new year is finally here and looking back at the previous month, there are a lot of announcements that were made then that are going to make a huge impact in the near future. One of the biggest and most exciting developments in the world of poker was the unveiling of PokerStars Players No Limit Hold’em Championship which is better known as the PokerStars Players Championship (PSPC). Billed as one of the biggest tournaments in the history of poker, the championship is scheduled for January 2019 and will attract a huge number of poker enthusiasts from all parts of the world. There are so many great things to look forward to in regards to the championship with the biggest highlight being the first-place prize which amounts to a whopping $9 million after PokerStars adds in an extra $1 million to it – PokerStars will contribute the remaining $8 million gradually before the end of 2018.
Starting this month (January 2018) and all through the year PokerStars will be giving away over 300 PSPC Platinum Passes each being worth $30,000 and including the $25,000 buy-in, about $2,000 for travel expenses as well as accommodation at the Atlantis Resorts where the championship will be hosted. This month will see 19 Platinum Passes fall into the hands of lucky participants in a range of online and live events that the renowned poker powerhouse will be hosting. What better way to begin a new year than getting to win one of this Platinum Passes which also gives you an assurance of beginning the next year (2019) with a bang. Here is how you can get a hold of these Platinum Passes:
From Online Events
- Winter Series Main Event winners (December 25, 2017 – January 7, 2018) – 4 Platinum Passes.
- Winter Series All-in Shootout winner January 8, 2018 – 1 – Platinum Pass.
- Monthly Sunday Cashers Final winner February 3, 2018 – 1 Platinum Pass.
From Live Tournament
- Italian Poker Open January 3-8, 2018 – 1 Platinum Pass.
- ACOP Platinum Series 20 January 5-14, 2018 – 1 Platinum Pass.
- PCA Bahamas 2018 January 6-14, 2018 – 5 Platinum Passes.
- PokerStars MEGASTACK Ulster January 12 -14, 2018 – 1 Platinum Pass.
- PokerStars Festival London January 22-29, 2018 – 3 Platinum Passes.
- BSOP SAO Paulo January 25 -30, 2018 – 2 Platinum Passes.