Wednesday July 27,2011 : POKERSTARS INVESTS $30 MILLION IN NEXT WCOOP
 
Minimum guarantees increased
 
Online poker giant Pokerstars.com has announced the dates for the next edition of the World Championship of Online Poker, in which it is investing $30 million in tournament prize guarantees.
 
The 2011 WCOOP will run from September 4 through 25 and will feature 62 events, including a main event with a $5 million guarantee and a winner's take home of at least $1 million.
 
Buy-ins for the events range from $109 to $10,300 for the three High Roller events.
 
September 4 will see three events starting what promises to be an exciting and well-attended championship: a $215 no-limit hold'em six-max event, $10,300 no-limit hold'em high roller and a $215 no-limit hold'em event.

Get in on the action here and get $600 free on signup.