The European Poker Tour is in Prague this week and saw pro Akin Tuna take down the 10k High Roller final table. On the heels of the death of Thor Hansen, the poker world also mourns the loss of bracelet winner "Minneapolis" Jim Meehan. And PokerNews tries to find the keys for creating the perfect poker tournament. It's all here and more in the weekend edition of the Hit and Run.
David Peters continued his strong 2018 with a big win at the Aria Fall Madness $100,000 Super High Roller for over $1.1 million.
Thanks to the European Union's new data protection regulations, the Hendon Mob is now allowing poker players to remove their data from the site.
Poker Rankings Update: Stephen Chidwick Closes in on Adrian Mateos in Global Rankings, Tight Races for Player of the Year
Adrian Mateos is still number one in the GPI, but Stephen Chidwick is catching up, while also showing promise for Player of the Year.
Hit and Run: PokerStars Announces Full SCOOP Schedule; Gus Hansen’s Successful Return to Online Poker
The full schedule of the 2018 PokerStars SCOOP has been released with 183 tournaments over 16 days. The series will run from May 6th to 21st and will guarantee over $65 million.