The Global Poker Awards saw both old winners and new take home trophies. Sam Trickett is back in the winner's circle. And Greg Raymer tells the kids to stay in school. We have all those stories and more in this - the weekend edition of the Hit and Run.
Hit And Run: Phil Galfond Wins Another €27k From The Galfond Challenge on Friday; Global Poker Awards Set For Tonight
Phil Galfond won another €27k on Friday in the Galfond Challenge against Venividi, putting him up around 190k since returning to the Challenge this week.
Weekend Hit and Run: Watson Wins Aussie Open, Givens Reigns at Borgata, and Latest on Scheinberg Arrest
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.
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.
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.