Isaac Haxton won his first Poker Masters event when he took down the $10,000 Short Deck (Event #4), a game he claims he has never played, for $176,000.
Hit and Run: New Jersey Likely to Go Live With Sports Betting by Mid June; Huge Prize Pools in Triton Short Deck Games
New Jersey will likely become the 1st state to bring sports betting to their state after the Supreme Court's PAPSA ruling on Monday.
Hit and Run: China Places Ban on Social Poker June 1st; PokerStars Sunday Million Anniversary Event Plows Through Guarantee
The Chinese government announced it will ban all forms of social poker and the discussion of poker on social media by June 1st.
Hit and Run: Bryn Kenney Signs with GG Poker; Arlie Shaban Logs 1,000 Hours Twitching Stream Over Four Months
High stakes tournament pro Bryn Kenney has signed a sponsorship deal with GG Poker where he will serve as brand ambassador and product development.
Hit and Run: Andrew Neeme and Poker Central Win Two American Poker Awards; Annie Duke Continues to Draw Ire From Poker Community
The 2018 American Poker Awards were held on Thursday night as Andrew Neeme and Poker Central each took home two awards on the evening.