PokerStars Weekly News Update 7/23/2012
1. The Micro Millions II concluded yesterday with the Main Event which ran into Monday morning. The final tournament had a $22 buy-in and paid out $157,218 to its winner, "SoyDelGlobo". The series itself paid out over $5,000,000 with buy-ins starting as low as $1.
2. Speaking of tournament series, the 2012 World Championship of Online Poker's schedule was released earlier this week. There will be 62 events including a $5,200 Main Event. The series will run from September 2nd through September 23rd, with 2-3 events starting daily. Players can qualify for each tournament for as little as $1 or by using their Frequent Player Points.
3. Team PokerStars member Jan Heitmann was the last Stars pro remaining in the 2012 WSOP. Unfortunately, he busted in 26th place for a ncie $294,601 payday. Overall, the PS pros had a great series, including Vanessa Selbst who took home another bracelet and more than $534,000 in total winnings.
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