Lots of pros are in the mix as three bracelets are set to be determined today at the World Series of Poker. Be in the know with today’s Hit and Run.

WSOP roundup

Event 28: MONSTER STACK $1,500 No-Limit Hold’em Updates
The endgame is near with under 20 players remaining. Bracelet winner Asi Moshe is among the chip leaders as play begins, as is two-time winner Hoyt Corkins.

Event 30: $1,000 No-Limit Hold’em Updates
Chris Moorman and Bertrand “ElkY” Grospellier are the biggest names left as 21 players return to the tables today. Jason Koon, who has $800K in WSOP cashes, also goes after No. 1. Play starts at 2 p.m.

Event 31: $3,000 Pot-Limit Omaha Hi-Lo 8 or Better Updates
Just 17 players remain to battle it out for the bracelet today. Former WSOP winner Mike Gracz leads them all. Jeff Madsen and Robert Mizrachi seek bracelet No. 4 today, with the latter trying to win his second of this series and pass brother Michael in the WSOP tally. David “ODB” Baker seeks No. 2, as do Josh Pollock and John Reading. Play resumes at 2 p.m.

Event #32: $5,000 No-Limit Hold’em 6-Handed: Updates
Under 200 of the initial 550 entrants still remain after day 1. Tuan Le and Jennifer Tilly are among the notables near the top of the chip counts, and Sorel Mizzi is doing well, too. Play resumes at 2 p.m.

Event #33: $1,500 Limit 2-7 Triple Draw Lowball: Updates
Greg Raymer is the chip leader after day 1, with the likes of Jon Turner and Brian Hastings not far behind.

Starting Today:
Event #34: $1,500 Split Format Hold’em: Updates
Event #35: $3,000 H.O.R.S.E.: Updates

WSOP Quick Hitters

–The aforementioned Gracz was out of poker for awhile, but now he’s back.
–Why is Jason Mo selling short on Faraz Jaka and Matt Stout?
–Catching up with Billy Pappas after his November Nine run.

Non-WSOP Quick Hitters

–Vanessa Rousso is going to be on the CBS reality show Big Brother.
–Should investors be losing confidence in Amaya / PokerStars?
Pictures that prove poker players are cool.
–The latest on online poker prospects in Pennsylvania here.