Louis "PokeThese" Lynch took down the $1,000 No Limit Hold'em Deepstack 8-max, Event #2 of the WSOP Online Series for $169k and his first bracelet.
Hit And Run: PokerStars Announces Largest Ever Sunday Million For 14th Anniversary; Galfond Challenge Begins With €72k Loss; Doug Polk Again Criticizes Global Poker Awards
PokerStars announced its largest guaranteed ever, a $12.5 million prize pool for the March 22nd Sunday Million, celebrating the room's 14th anniversary.
Hit And Run: Jason Somerville Leaves PokerStars; Alex Foxen Officially Named 2019 GPI Player Of The Year
Jason Somerville became the latest player to leave PokerStars after annoucing on New Year's Day that he would instead focus on RunItOnce and sports betting.
Hit And Run: PokerStars Sunday Million Prize Pool To Increase To $3 Million This Weekend; Alex Foxen Is Likely 2019 Global Poker Index POY Winner
PokerStars will up its guarantee for the Sunday Million to $3 million, up from a prize pool of $1 million. The buy-in will also be increased to $215.
Weekend Hit and Run: Foxen Wins Five Diamond, Rocco Wins Wynn Classic, and Galfond Challenge Updates
The holiday season is in full swing, but luckily for us so is the poker schedule. Alex Foxen won the WPT Five Diamond event in dominating fashion for $1.7 million bucks. Michael Rocco took down the inaugural Wynn Winter Classic for over half a mill, and we have all the latest updates on the Galfond challenge. It's all here and more in the weekend edition of the Hit and Run.