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PokerStars celebrates decade of success

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PokerStars is betting on a bright future after celebrating 10 years in the Isle of Man.

The firm believes its continued success is down to the Island's infrastructure, data centre provision and reputation as a hub for eGaming.

Last weekend saw PokerStars play host to the UK & Ireland Poker Tour at the Villa Marina.

The event welcomed hundreds of visitors from across the globe, and is estimated by the company to have generated in excess of £200,000 for the local economy, directly and indirectly.

Eric Hollreiser is PokerStars' Head of Corporate Communications.

He described the company's strategy over the past decade:

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