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Celebrate PokerStars 800 Millionth Tournament this weekend!

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PokerStars is celebrating the Carnival of Tournaments with its 800 millionth tournament milestone — all the excitement and festivities started on October 13th, but it runs through the 20th!

With more than $2 million in boosted guarantees to celebrate No. 800 Million, along with $700,000 in added giveaway prizes, and other special tournaments, you should be playing NOW!

No. 800 million starts on Sunday, October 20th at 1 p.m. ET, and carries a $109 buy-in with a $1 million guarantee. PokerStars is also giving away $100,000 in added prizes to random tables during the first two hours of the tourney — make sure you're logged in and playing.

Jump in and play during the week leading up to the milestone tournament to get a share of the $2 million in increased guarantees in the daily "Big" tournaments. If busting on the bubble is a nemesis in your tournament play, you'll love the fact that the Big tournaments also feature additional ‘bubble ticket prizes' and over $100,000 is set to be given away during the week.

  • Big – From October 14th-18th all Big tournaments will have their guarantees increased by 50%
  • Bigger – On October 19th all Big tournaments will have their guarantees doubled
  • Biggest – On October 20th all Big tournaments will have their guarantees tripled

PokerStars has brought back the popular Golden Sit & Gos from October 13th through 19th putting $500,000 in cash rewards on the table. Any player who registers for a sit-and-go can win — with bonuses handed out to random tournaments as follows:

  • Big – Player gets 2x buy-in of the sit-and-go, table prize pool is doubled
  • Bigger – Player gets 3x buy-in of the sit-and-go, table prize pool is tripled
  • Biggest – Player gets 5x buy-in of the sit-and-go, table prize pool is quintupled

Make sure you're playing at the world's biggest online poker site by registering your new account at PokerWorks when you download PokerStars and take advantage of a 100% match up to $600 first deposit bonus by using our marketing code POKERWORKS and the bonus code STARS600! When you sign up to PokerStars at PokerWorks, you'll be included in all future promotions PokerWorks and PokerStars hold together.

Get in the mix, grab your deposit bonus, and start playing to get a share of the Carnival of Tournaments added cash and prizes at PokerStars! And get a seat in the 800 Millionth to open a world of possibilities.

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