Jason Somerville became the latest player to leave PokerStars after annoucing on New Year's Day that he would instead focus on RunItOnce and sports betting.
Justin Bonomo is leading an understandably stacked field as the Super High Roller Bowl Bahamas gets Day Two underway. Meanwhile major mid stakes tours like the World Series of Poker Circuit, the RunGood Poker Series, and the Mid-Stakes Poker Tour are all onto Day Two with big prize pools of their own. We have those stories plus some developments with Guy Laliberte having a small run-in with the law. It's all here in the weekend Hit and Run.
Hit And Run: Kristen Bicknell Wins First $25,000 NLHE At Poker Masters; Daniel Negreanu Defends Himself In WSOP POY Controversy
Kristen Bicknell won the 1st $25,000 NLHE event at Poker Masters, taking home a $408k first place prize and her largest tourney victory ever.
Hit And Run: Orpen Kisacikoglu Takes Down Triton Poker 100k SHR At partypoker LIVE Europe; Houston Poker Club Lawsuits Dismissed
Orpen Kisacikoglu took home the Triton Poker €100k Super High Roller during the first event of partypoker LIVE MILLIONS Europe to win €1,040,000.
Poker Rankings Update: Stephen Chidwick on Top of GPI, Kristen Bicknell the Second Woman in the Top Ten
Stephen Chidwick has overtaken Alex Foxen in the GPI rankings, while Kristen Bicknell has become just the second woman to make the GPI Top 10.