PokerStars announced its largest guaranteed ever, a $12.5 million prize pool for the March 22nd Sunday Million, celebrating the room's 14th anniversary.
With Christmas coming this week, the tournament poker scene was all quiet in preparation for the new year. Yet there's still plenty to discuss as Chance Kornuth stepped up to the plate in the Galfond Challenge. The poker world lost a legend in "Oklahoma" Johnny Hale. And the debate over re-entry events raged on all the more. Find all those stories and more in this - the weekend Hit and Run.
Hit And Run: Bryn Kenney Wins $25k High Roller At The Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open; PokerStars PA Traffic Continues Upward Trajectory
Bryn Kenney took down the $25k Seminole Hard Rock High Roller to win $355k and put him over the $51 million mark in live tournament winnings.
Weekend Hit and Run: LakhDari Wins Unibet Open, CardPlayerLifeStyle Celebrates 10 Years, and Blieden Pleads Guilty
Omar Lakhdari took down the Unibet Poker Open for €90k. Robbie Strazynski and CardPlayerLifeStyle celebrate ten years and WPT Champ Dennis Blieden pleads guilty to embezzlement charges. We have those stories for you plus new videos from Charlie Carrel, Phil Galfond, and Tiffany Michelle. This is the Weekend Hit and Run.
Hit And Run: Sergi Reixach Wins $25,000 NLHE Event #8, Sam Soverel Takes Poker Masters Lead; Igor Kurganov And Liv Boeree Part Ways With PokerStars
Sergi Reixach wins Event #8 at the Poker Masters while Sam Soverel takes the lead on the Poker Masters leaderboard with two events to go.