The tournament scene was vibrant the world over this weekend. Following the conclusion of the Aussie Millions, Mike Watson found victory in the inaugural Australian Poker Open $10k. Will Givens picked up another trophy in Borgata defeating Anthony Zinno heads-up. And we have all the latest on PokerStars founder Isai Scheinberg's arrest and surrender in the U.S. You can find all those stories and more in this - the weekend edition of the Hit and Run.
Tournament poker was out in full force this week with big events in Australia, Borgata, Thunder Valley and more! Zarko Mandic won the huge re-entry event at the Borgata for $342,967. JC Tran won his third circuit ring in the Thunder Valley high roller, and Igor Kurganov is the latest guest on 'I Am High Stakes Poker.' We have all those stories and more in the weekend edition of the Hit and Run.
The World Series of Poker Europe is heating up and there are final tables and big names galore! Shahar Levi leads the final table of the Mini Main Event. Orpen Kisacikoglu has the lead in the 25k Short Deck event. Meanwhile the Wynn Poker room is leaking, and Phil Hellmuth is ranting. Find all those stories and more in this - the weekend edition of the Hit and Run.
Hit And Run: Morgan Stanley Downgrades Online Poker Because Of Bots; Shaun Deeb Wins 8th WCOOP Title
Morgan Stanley, a top investment firm, has downgraded three top online poker sites after suggesting that the emergence of bots poses a risk to the industry.
Hit And Run: Dan Cates Backed Phil Ivey During 2019 WSOP, Wants His Share Of Winnings After Garnishment; Poker Pro Ronnie Bardah To Join Cast of Survivor
2019 WSOP backers of Phil Ivey, Dan Cates and Illya Trincher, have objected to the garnishment of $124k of Ivey's winnings during the PPC.