The PokerStars Caribbean Adventure (PCA), incorporating the PokerStars Players Championship (PSPC), is under way at the Baha Mar Resort in Nassau, in the Bahamas. The tournament series runs until February 3, 2023. Here’s where we’ll be keeping track of all the action, in our PSPC Information Hub.
TODAY’S MAIN ACTION
Tuesday, January 31, 2023
$25,000 PSPC MAIN EVENT – DAY 2
Entries: 1,009 | Prize pool: $24,843,000 | First place: $4,053,200
It’s the one everyone has been waiting for. After three years in the making, the PokerStars Players No Limit Hold’em Championship (PSPC) is with us. And the winner will get more than $4 million! Day 2 of the tournament is now complete. Day 3 begins at noon, Wednesday February 1.
POKER NEWS LIVE COVERAGE | CHIP COUNTS
$250,000 SUPER HIGH ROLLER – DAY 1
Entries: tbd | Prize pool: tbd | First place: tbd
It’s the biggest buy-in tournament on the schedule, and all the very best in the world, kicking their heels after elimination from the PSPC Main Event will be giving it a try.
POKER NEWS LIVE COVERAGE | CHIP COUNTS
Starting tomorrow (Feb 1):
12pm – Event #58 – $550 HORSE
12pm – Event #56A – $550 Mystery Bounty ($250 in Bounty pool)
12pm – Event #55 – $125 Qualifier to Mystery Bounty
12pm – Event #57 – $250 Qualifer to #60 Deep Stack
2pm – Event #60 – $2,200 Deep Stack
2pm – Event #59 – $25,000 PCA High Roller
2pm – Event #56B – $550 Mystery Bounty ($250 in Bounty pool)
8pm – Event #61 – $1,050 Hyper Turbo Knockout ($500)
PLATINUM PASS PROFILES
Get to know some more about some Platinum Pass winners in our in-depth interviews:
- JEROME MOREAU: ELITE DEALER ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THE TABLE
- ANDREW PORTER: FROM PA TO THE PSPC
- STEPHEN GRAY: FREEROLLING EN ROUTE TO AN OIL RIG
- JONATHAN NEWMAN: ‘LIFELONG LEARNER’ TRADES CLASSROOM FOR POKER SUCCESS
- TANAY SAMANT: PLATINUM PASS WINNER WORKING TO CURE CANCER
- FRANCO SPITALE: CHARITY SPURS SPITALE AFTER PSPC AGONY
- RISH IYER: WOMEN’S CHAMPION HOPING FOR PSPC TELL-ALL
- CHAD MCVEAN WILL BE REPPING THE RECS AT THE PSPC 2023
- MATS ROSÉN’S PLATINUM PASS IS HIS “LIGHT AT THE END OF THE TUNNEL”
- DANIELLE SUMMER IS “BUZZING” TO USE HER PLATINUM PASS
- THE PSPC RETURN OF DAVE ‘DUBAI’ SHALLOW, ONE OF UK POKER’S BOOM-TIME GREATS
- MILITARY VETERAN KARL ROBINSON “DUSTED OFF” HIS POKER MINDSET
- JONAS JULIEN – HOPING TO “WING IT” WITH FREE PLATINUM PASS
- FLORENCIO CAMPOMANES PREPARES FOR PSPC WITH EPT LONDON HIGH ROLLERS
POKERSTARS LIVE STREAM
PSPC PRIZE POOL
Click for the full PSPC prize schedule. Top eight prizes are as follows:
1 – $4,053,200
2 – $2,542,300
3 – $1,911,200
4 – $1,551,300
5 – $1,251,500
6 – $1,001,200
7 – $801,000
8 – $621,300
LATEST PSPC ARTICLES
Bastian Hess chip leads Platinum Pass charge in PSPC – Health worker Bastian Hess is leading the Platinum Pass charge with one of the biggest stacks in the PSPC field.
Catching up with Platinum Pass winners Shallow, Newman and Porter – A quick catch up on the mixed fortunes for three of the Platinum Pass winners we have got to know over the past few years.
GJ Reggie’s on the winner’s list at the PSPC – Another glass of champagne is in order as Georgina “GJ Reggie” James takes down her first live title at the PSPC.
Who are the seven two-time Platinum Pass winners in the PSPC? – We catch up with the lucky seven, a small section of PSPC players who can call themselves two-time Platinum Pass winners.
Not just poker famous: the celebs in the PSPC field – Celebs from the world of reality TV, NHL hockey and the Breaking Bad universe have landed in the Bahamas for the PSPC.
An easy conversation with the not-so-tough Will Jaffe – Some Platinum Pass winners had 3 years to prepare for the PSPC. Will Jaffe had less than 3 days. We meet the man behind “tough conversations”.
Huber faces an impossible task in the PSPC – PokerStars Team Pro Sebastian Huber, known as “peace&loove” online, has set himself an impossible task on Day 1 of the PSPC. Can he do it?
The brilliance of the PSPC player liaison team – With Platinum Pass winners descending in their hundreds on the Bahamas, PokerStars’ elite player liaison team will roll out the red carpet.
Platinum Pass pulled as PCA Mystery Bounty hunters come to collect – Mike Jozoff’s trip to the Bahamas gets better and better. He’s now freerolling his way into the PSPC.
Crazy pineapple flip paves way to PSPC – Time is running out to secure your Platinum Pass, but there’s tons of added value via the live step route — and you can begin the journey for $30.
A tough conversation as Spraggy offers Jaffe a last-gasp Platinum Pass – It started with an accidental blocking and it’s ending with a $30,000 Platinum Pass.
PREVIOUS PCA COVERAGE
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- A haircut to remember for the unbeatable Mike Jozoff
- Why online satellites offer the best route to PCA glory
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- Haxton’s heater continues with PCA $100K success
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You can swim with pigs, explore the Bahamas on an ATV, or relax in the Player’s Lounge, among many, many other things to do. Check out the full list of off-the-felt activities available to players and their guests at the PSPC.
ALL POKERSTARS BLOG REPORTS
Everything we’ve published about the PCA or PSPC, both before the event and during it.
PLATINUM PASS WINNERS
Short profiles and photographs of many of the 418+ Platinum Pass winners.
POKER NEWS LIVE UPDATES
Our live reporting partner, offering hand-by-hand updates from a number of tournaments across the series.
PCA/PSPC OFFICIAL SITE
The PokerStars Live official page, with everything you need to know about the tournament series in the Bahamas.
FULL TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE
Seventy events will play out across the tournament series. Here’s the day-by-day schedule.
SIDE EVENT RESULTS
Results from across the PCA/PSPC festival
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