The Wynn looks to distance itself from its founder. Video games begin to be classified as a gambling. And the Borgata Spring Poker Open awards TWO players a quarter million bucks. It's all in today's Hit 'n' Run.
Hit and Run: PPA Fundraising Drive Still $19k Short of Goal; Jaime Staples Discusses Future After Weigh-in
The future of the PPA could be in doubt as the group has raised just $6k towards its $25k goal. The PPA is asking for donations to prevent interruption in its advocacy.
On Wednesday, PokerStars introduced Split Hold'em, a variation of No Limi Hold'em but consisting of two boards, with each board awarding half the pot.
Hit and Run: PokerStars in “Strongest Position in History”; Patrick Antonius and Fedor Holz Confirmed for HK$2 Million Super High Roller China
The Stars Group reported a 14% increase in revenue from the previous year while discussing 2017 results, which were supported by strong gains from non-poker products.
Hit and Run: Toby Lewis Takes Down Aussie Millions Main Event; Bonomo and Gorodinsky Win US Poker Events, Negreanu Final Table in #3
Toby Lewis is the 2018 Aussie Millions Main Event champion after he outlasted a record-breaking field of 800 entries. Meanwhile, Justin Bonomo and Mike Gorodinsky win events in the US Poker Open.