Christmas Morning For Online Poker Players as Two Series Wind Up

Published on May 20th, 2018 11:08 am EST

Spring Championship of Online Poker and Pokerstars Powerfest - Tournament logos - Year 2018.It's Christmas morning for the online poker world as both the SCOOP (Spring Championship of Online Poker) and Powerfest series host their main events today.

Pokerstars has a full line-up of SCOOP events planned for the final Sunday of the event, including the three main events.

The Low buy-in ($109) main event has a guarantee of $1.5 million, the Medium buy-in ($1,050) has a guarantee of $4 million and the High buy-in ($10,300) has a guarantee of $5 million. All three of these events will get underway at 21:00 ET.

In addition, Pokerstars will also be hosting a number of other SCOOP events today, including the Sunday Kickoff, the Sunday Warm-Up and a couple of Progressive KO events.


Partypoker is also wrapping up their Powerfest series later today - there are dozens of events on the site's Powerfest schedule for Sunday, including three events with guarantees of $1 million:

Powerfest #81-SHR Championship Event - PKO, $5,200 buy-in, 09:00
Powerfest #82-HR Championship Event - $530 buy-in 09:00
Powerfest #83-HR Championship Event - PKO, $1,050 11:00

In addition, there are multiple events on the schedule today that have guarantees of $500,000 on partypoker as well.


For online poker players in countries that allow participation on Pokerstars and partypoker, this is one of the very busiest days of the year.

If you want to follow the action, there will be numerous people streaming their SCOOP and Powerfest tournaments on today, including the likes of Lex Veldhuis (just SCOOP as he is a sponsored Pokerstars player), Parker Talbot and others.


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