The Star Syndey was fined around $65,000 for three incidents of underage gambling including one involving a 12-year old girl.
The tournament poker scene is back in full swing with several mid-stakes events going down across the globe. Jason Gray won the Star Sydney Championships for over $100K. The Ante Up Tour, WSOP Circuit, and Potomac Poker Open all reached their Day Twos. Meanwhile Daniel Negreanu and Matt Berkey had a civil debate on Twitter. And the poker world said goodbye to "Mad" Marty Wilson after his long fight with cancer. We have all those stories and more in this - the weekend edition of the Hit and Run.
Hit and Run: Poker World Reacts After Las Vegas Mass Shooting; New Jersey Tells Operators Not to do Business in Australia
Reactions pour in from around the poker world after the horrific events in Las Vegas at the Mandalay Bay Hotel on Sunday night, where at least 59 people have died.
Dan Colman and Brian Rast have joined Virtue Poker, a cryto-currency poker room set to launch for real money in the middle of 2018.
The complete schedule for the 2017 PokerStars WCOOP has been been announced with 162 events over 23 days including a new "Low" buy-in series.