PokerStars Announces The New USA Championship Of Online Poker Series
Wednesday, 13. October 2010

PokerStars has announced the introduction of the USA Championship of Online Poker (COOP) series that will give players the opportunity to prove that they are the best online player in the country. The USA COOP will take place from November 21st through November 29th and includes 11 events. It is open exclusively to US players and offers a massive combined prize pool of $3,275,000.

The USA COOP is a part of PokerStars’ Regional COOP promotion. PokerStars has broken up the globe into 13 different regions, each with its own tournament schedule and Main Event. The Regional COOP allows players to compete with other players from their own region for huge prize pools and bragging rights. The Regional COOP have events suited to all tastes; including, Texas Hold’em, Omaha and HORSE.

The USA COOP will host 11 events over 8 days leading up to the big $530 USA COOP Main Event. The USA COOP is expected to attract America’s best players battling for titles and huge money. Participants can expect to run into plenty of members of Team PokerStars Pro, including the likes of Vanessa Rousso and Phil Ivey.

The USA COOP promises to be the biggest event to hit the American online poker scene in years and members of PokerStars can win their seats to the events via PokerStars satellites. With buy-ins as low as $1 or 100 Frequent Player Points (FPP), players have the opportunity to satellite their way into any one of the 11 events.

Players may register for satellites or buy-in directly to any of the USA COOP events from the PokerStars lobby by selecting “Tourney’ and ‘Regional’ or by typing “USA COOP’ in the Event Filter.

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