For the second yr in a row we won’t have the 25k High Roller filled with hopeful Platinum Pass winners.
The PokerStars Players No Limit Hold’em Championship (PSPC) has been postponed, simply because it was final yr.
The event was set to happen in Barcelona however with COVID instances surging in each Spain and mainland Europe proper now, the occasion was not viable this summer season.
With the exception of occasions in Sochi and elements of the US, no operator has dared to even schedule a makor reside poker event but regardless of the positivity surrounding COVID vaccines. The Irish Open, often scheduled for subsequent week, is happening on-line this yr and all Unibet Open occasions will happen on-line in 2021. Even the World Series of Poker doesn’t seem like it’ll occur this summer season, however some form of competition is anticipated later within the yr.
The PSPC particularly doesn’t really feel like a event that may lend itself effectively to a web based model. It actually was in regards to the camaradarie and underdog tales that might solely actually work in a reside setting.
Platinum Passes are nonetheless being received at PokerStars for the occasion when it will definitely takes place, with 400 of them set to be awarded to the event.
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