partypoker Powerfest concludes with Sami "LarsLuzak1" Kelopuro winning the $5,200 Super High Roller Championship event for $317,000, among controversy over guarantees during final week.
PartyPoker lowered the guarantees on several of their tournaments in the PowerFest series much to the ire of the poker community. Erkut Yilmaz battled back to win the WPT Borgata Poker Open and over half a million. And we've got more reviews on PokerStars' latest venture into virtual reality. It's all here and more in the weekend edition of the Hit and Run.
Several tournaments from the 2018 Partypoker Powerfest series had their guarantees lowered without providing notification to players who had already bought in. News, analysis and investigation into existing UKGC gambling laws concerning misleading advertising.
Hit and Run: US Regulated Sportsbetting Gets Big Test From FanDuel NJ Sportsbook Controversy; Steve O’Dwyer Wins Powerfest Event For $897k
The FanDuel NJ Sportsbook's initial refusal to pay a $82,000 win on incorrect odds opens up a debate about fairness and integrity in U.S. sportsbetting.
PokerStars's latest innovation, PokerStars VR was teased this week. The new game promises to meld the world of online and live poker with a virtual reality experience.
More gambling ad restrictions could be on their way if members of the UK Labour Party advance their regulatory proposals.
Hit And Run: 2018 WCOOP Concludes With Main Event Win By “wanna2play” for $1,342,967; Timofey Kuznetsov Joins Team partypoker
"wanna2play" was the winner of the 2018 WCOOP Main Event on Tuesday as the player defeated over 1500 players to win $1,342,967 and a $30,000 Platinum Pass.
Hit and Run: Poker Central Launches Friday Night Poker; William Kassouf Parts Ways With Grosvenor Poker After Stealing $100 Chips
Friday Night Poker to debut on Facebook Watch This Friday for a 13 week run. William Kassouf announces departure from Grosvenor Poker after an incident where he was caught palming $100 chips.