PokerStars triumphant PokerStars Players No Limit Hold’em Championship (PSPC) event has been postponed yet again and will not run this year due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
This is the second time that the record-breaking event has been postponed.
The PSPC event for its second installment was originally scheduled to run in August 2020 at Casino Barcelona, Spain. However, following the outbreak of the coronavirus, the event was postponed to 2021.
With the pandemic showing no signs of ending, PokerStars has once again deferred it.
“We are sad to announce that the PokerStars Players No Limit Hold’em Championship (PSPC) will not go ahead this year,” PokerStars stated in the press release.
“However, we are excitedly planning ahead to a later date with the aim to truly celebrate being back with our community with a bang when the time is right,” the press release further said.
The operator has assured that the Platinum Passes promotions will continue to run and their quest to give away Passes to 400 players will not end.
The inaugural edition of PSPC ran in January 2019 as part of the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure in the Bahamas. More than 1000 players participated in the historic event, 320 of those were awarded Platinum Pass packages for free via a variety of competitions.
One of those Platinum Pass winners, Ramon Colillas, went on to win the event for more than $5 million.