The PokerStars Winter Series has just kicked off, and players in the online poker world are in for an exciting three weeks. From now until January 13th, there is a huge range of exciting events to take part in with buy-ins ranging from $5.50 up to $10,300.
Over the course of three weeks, PokerStars has guaranteed an impressive $50 million in guarantees across all of the events. Last year, the PokerStars Winter Series paid out $84 million. The main event attracted over 1,100 entrants, and a player from Ireland named ArtHouse2011 won a prize worth nearly $360,000.
This year, the biggest event in the Winter Series is the $5,2000 NLHE tournament where the guarantee is $2.5 million, and qualifiers start at just $2.20. There is also the Winter Series Main Event, which has a guarantee of $1 million and a buy-in of $55 – but, qualifiers start at $1.
Play Spin and Gos for Tournament Entries
You can also win entry into a huge range of events by playing in Spin and Gos. There are two levels of Winter Series Spin and Gos available: $4 and $40.
|Prizes for $4 Spin and Gos||Odds of Winning|
|$5,200 Winter Series Main Event entry||50 in 1,000,000|
|$215 Winter Series ticket||500 in 1,000,000|
|$109 Winter Series ticket||2,200 in 1,000,000|
|$55 Winter Series ticket||15,000 in 1,000,000|
|$22 Winter Series ticket||80,000 in 1,000,000|
|$11 Winter Series ticket||209,900 in 1,000,000|
|$8 cash||692,350 in 1,000,000|
|Prizes for $40 Spin and Gos||Odds of Winning|
|$5,200 Winter Series Main Event entry||600 in 1,000,000|
|$1,050 Winter Series ticket||5,000 in 1,000,000|
|$530 Winter Series ticket||20,000 in 1,000,000|
|$215 Winter Series ticket||72,508 in 1,000,000|
|$109 Winter Series ticket||209,980 in 1,000,000|
|$80 cash||691,912 in 1,000,000|
There is also a Spin and Go Leaderboard for each level. The first ten Spin and Gos that you play in each day will determine your place on the leaderboard, where you can win entry into events with $11 buy-ins up to $215 buy-ins.
No matter what kind of online poker you’re into playing, you’ll be able to take part in any event that caters to your tastes. There are six-max, eight-max, progressive knockout, turbo events and more! So, taking part in the PokerStars Winter Series is a fantastic way to end your 2019 and ring in the new year.