On May 1st, WSOP.com will launch the first three-state player pool in the United States when the unified poker room goes live in NJ, NV and DE.
Weekend Hit and Run: Millions Won in Barcelona, PartyPoker Introduces Positive Changes, and a New Poker Documentary
Online poker juggernaut PartyPoker appears in the news again as the site reduces their rake in some formats. And the brick-and-mortar arm of the company had another big week with several big names making the final table of the PartyPokerLive event. Scott Blumstein shared something rather cool on Twitter and a new documentary is making the rounds. That and more in the weekend edition of the Hit and Run.
Poker Rankings Update: Stephen Chidwick Closes in on Adrian Mateos in Global Rankings, Tight Races for Player of the Year
Adrian Mateos is still number one in the GPI, but Stephen Chidwick is catching up, while also showing promise for Player of the Year.
Hit and Run: PokerStars Announces Full SCOOP Schedule; Gus Hansen’s Successful Return to Online Poker
The full schedule of the 2018 PokerStars SCOOP has been released with 183 tournaments over 16 days. The series will run from May 6th to 21st and will guarantee over $65 million.
The Super High Roller Bowl China is down to a final table with nearly $5 million slated for 1st place. Justin Bonomo holds the lead at a star-studded final table heading into Thursday's action.