Jean-Robert Bellande gets unlucky on Poker After Dark. PokerStars Championship Prague Main Event completes Day 2. Check out these stories and more in the Thursday Hit and Run.
A Huge Cooler on Poker After Dark
Poker After Dark continues its live cash game series on PokerGo. This week’s series features Jean-Robert Bellande, Bill Perkins and Bill Klein on “Games of Our Lives.”
Last night, the players were playing in a $100,000 buy-in $200/$400 game when Jean-Robert Bellande faced off against blackjack pro Bob Bright.
Bellande turned over Aces full of sixes and then this happened:
— PokerGO (@PokerGO) December 14, 2017
Poker fans can watch Poker After Dark via a subscription on PokerGo for $10 month or $99 for a full year. PokerGo will also be the exclusive provider — along with ESPN — of 2018 World Series of Poker coverage.
– The PokerStars Championship Prague is the one of the few major tournaments going on at the moment with the upcoming Christmas holiday. Day 2 of the Main Event began with 408 of the original 848 entries still alive. By the end of the day only 148 were left with Paul Michaelis holding the chip lead.
Check out the action below when the tournament resumes:
– Wynn Resorts has announced the purchase of 38 acres across the Wynn Las Vegas. The property, valued at $336 million, was the former home of the New Frontier casino. Wynn did not reveal its intentions for the land.
In other Las Vegas Casino news, Red Rock is taking some heat for not paying a bad beat jackpot on a July poker hand in which a $120,000 jackpot has not yet been paid.
– Meanwhile in New Jersey, online casino revenue hit $20 million for a ninth straight month during November.
– Grinderschool.com poker training video of the day is Part 4 of the “Key Concepts in PLO” series. This episode focuses on the continuation betting and the differences from other games.