The European Poker Tour is in Prague this week and saw pro Akin Tuna take down the 10k High Roller final table. On the heels of the death of Thor Hansen, the poker world also mourns the loss of bracelet winner "Minneapolis" Jim Meehan. And PokerNews tries to find the keys for creating the perfect poker tournament. It's all here and more in the weekend edition of the Hit and Run.
WSOP Day 38 Hit and Run: WSOP Main Event Draws Second Largest Field; Phil Hellmuth Shows Up to Main Event in Grand Style
Phil Hellmuth made his grand entrance as Thor as he joined the action during Day 1c of the WSOP 2018 Main Event, which attracted a total of 7,824 players.
WSOP Day 36: WSOP Main Event Defending Champion Scott Blumstein Knocked Out; Mike Mizrachi at the Final Table of the PLO Giant
Scott Blumstein was among the players seeing an early exit in the 2018 WSOP Main Event during 1a, which saw 925 players join the first of three flights.
WSOP Day 31 Hit and Run: Tommy Nguyen Wins Monster Stack for Over $1 Million; Scott Seiver Wins Second Bracelet in $10k Limit Championship
Scott Seiver and Tommy Nguyen are the latest players to take home bracelets at the 2018 World Series of Poker.
WSOP Day 14 Hit and Run: Adam Friedman, Ognyan Dimov and Craig Varnell Win Bracelets; New Jersey Sports Betting Bill Signed
Adam Friedman, Ognyan Dimov and Craig Varnell each win WSOP bracelets on Sunday with seven tournaments running on Sunday.