Kahle Burns wins the latest event at Poker Masters while the final table for the Poker Masters final table is set. Sam Soverel takes home the 2019 Poker Masters Purple Jacket. Find these stories and more in the Thursday Hit and Run.

Kahle Burns wins $25k NLHE, Soverel Wins Poker Masters Jacket

Kahle Burns was victorious in Poker Masters Event #9, the $25,000 No Limit Hold’em on Wednesday night taking home a first place prize of $416,500 after edging Ali Imsirovic heads-up ($269,500). Also at the final table were Sean Winter, Sam Soverel, Elio Fox and David Peters.

With Sam Soverel’s 4th place finish and the $50k Main Event at a final table, Soverel has clinched the Poker Masters Leaderboard title. Soverel finished first in the $25,000 Pot Limit Omaha (Event #7) but also has finished in in the top six six times – three fourth place finishes, one fifth place finish and a sixth place finish.

Chris Hunichen leads the $50,000 No Limit Hold’em Main Event final table with Sam Soverel just behind as those remain fight for the $680,000 first place prize. Joining Hunichen are Sam Soverel, Seth Davies, Stephen Chidwick, Elio Fox and Ali Imsirovic.

Poker fans can watch the final table on PokerGo beginning at 4 PM ET.

Quick hitters

– The United States Court of Appeals has granted an extension to the US Department of Justice in the case to determine if the Wire Act applies to all forms of online gambling. The deadline means that it will be well into 2020 before a decision is made on the appeal.

– Thursday’s featured classic Grinderschool poker training video is Part 2 of Colossos’ “Cash Games with Colossos” series where he goes over hands played during a session of $0.02/$0.05 No Limit Hold’em shorthanded.

Best poker videos on the Internet

Daniel Negreanu is a guest on the PokerNews Podcast where he goes in-depth with the WSOP Player of the Year controversy:

Jonathan Little reviews a hand from the $25/$25 Ladies Night Cash Game from Poker Night in America:

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