As the poker schedule gets rolling heading into Autumn, theres a full slate of mid-stakes tournaments on the calendar. The WPT headed to Baltimore this weekend. The WSOP Circuit, Parx Big Stax, and Ante Up Tour all saw big weekends as well. Meanwhile we have another classic Phil Hellmuth rant, a new form of Twitch stream, and the backstory of Irish poker legend Padraig Parkinson. You can find all those stories and more in this - the weekend edition of the Hit and Run.
Hit And Run: PokerStars Sunday Million Will Be A Progressive Knockout Tournament This Weekend; Phil Ivey Continues Borgata Casino Edge Sorting Fight
On March 31st, PokerStars will tweak the Sunday Million to a Progressive Knockout tournament as part of "Knockout Sunday," where the online poker room will turn 10 major tournaments into PKOs on the day.
Timestamps recap of March 25th, 2019 public input hearing for a Parx mini casino in Shippensburg, Pennsylvania.
Hit And Run: Platinum Pass Winner Ramon Colillas Wins PokerStars Players Championship For $5.1 Million, Julien Martini Second; West Virginia Introduces New Online Gambling Bill
Platinum Pass recipient Ramon Colillas is the winner of the PSPC, taking home a first place prize of $5.1 million after outlasting 1039 players over 5 days
Hit And Run: Steffen Sontheimer With Big Lead In $250,000 Super High Roller Championship At Caribbean Poker Party; Main Event Yields $1 Million Overlay
Steffen Sontheimer has strong lead in $250k SHR Championship at Carribean Poker Party while Main Event hits $1 million overlay.