In response to an influx of players to the poker room, PokerStars is doubling the size of the Sunday Million to $2 million this weekend.
Hit And Run: WSOP.com Online Championship Spring Series To Guarantee $4 Million In Prize Pools, A US Regulated Record; Phil Galfond Plays Mini Challenge On Day Off
WSOP.com is set to hold the largest tournament series in the US regulated market history when they hold 100 tournaments for $4 million in guaranteed prizes.
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The world is stuck indoors which means online poker soars. The biggest card rooms are seeing their largest tournament fields in years leading to huge prizes pools and guarantees. Meanwhile, Phil Galfond is inconceivably within striking distance of Venividi in the Galfond Challenge. And Matt Berkey is back in the streaming streets. We have those stories and much more in this - the weekend edition of the Hit and Run.
Hit And Run: Venividi Wins €27k In Day 30 Of The Galfond Challenge On Friday; PokerStars Announces 9th Anniversary Of Sunday Storm with $1 Million Guaranteed
Venividi wins 27k on Day 30 of the Galfond Challenge after Phil Galfond beat him for six figures on Thursday. Venivid increases his lead to 260k.