The WCOOP 2010 Main Event champion
The WCOOP 2010 Main Event champion Tyson “POTTERPOKER” Marks won $2.2 Million, the largest online tournament prize in history. Spring Championship of Online Texas Hold'em Poker (SCOOP) was established in 2009 and has since become the most popular online tournament series. Unlike WCOOP, there are three different buy-in stakes in the SCOOP events: Low, Medium (10x Low stake) and High (100x Low stake).
Micro Millions was launched in March 2012 as a tournament series designed for recreational and micro-stakes players offering a low buy-in tournament schedule and large guaranteed cash prizes. Online Hold'em PokerStars guaranteed $5 million in prize pools for the second installment of MicroMillions. Live online hold'em poker toursPokerStars is the headline sponsor of various live online hold'em poker tours such as the European Online Hold'em Poker Tour (EPT), Asia Pacific Online Hold'em Poker Tour (APPT), Latin American Poker Tour (LAPT), UK and Ireland Online Hold'em Poker Tour (UKIPT), Estrellas Poker Tour (ESPT),