partypoker has introduced a new tier for their highest volume players called Diamond Club Elite, which will pay the equivalent of 60% rakeback to those generating $200,000 or more in rake per 12 month period.
Hit And Run: PokerStars Sunday Million Anniversary Event Scheduled For April 14th; Phil Hellmuth Wins Borgata Winter Poker Open Heads-Up Event
PokerStars will hold the 13th-anniversary event of the Sunday Million event on April 14th. The tournament, which is the biggest Sunday Million event of the year, has yet to reveal this year's guarantee.
Hit And Run: Michigan Online Gambling Bill Vetoed By Governor, Hope Remains For 2019; A Look Back To The Year In Poker
The Michigan online gambling bill that overwhelming passed earlier this month was vetoed by Governor Rick Synder on Friday in a major setback for the state as it looks ahead to 2019.
A handful of Platinum Passes were awarded by PokerStars on Christmas Day including to Joey Ingram, Kevin Mathers, Linda Johnson a Tennessee poker fan featured in a viral video.
Hit And Run: Norbert Szecsi Defeats Shaun Deeb Heads-Up For Second Bracelet; Phil Ivey Worth $100 Million?
Norbert Szecsi wins his second WSOP gold bracelet after denying Shaun Deeb his 5th bracelet during the €1650 No-Limit Hold'em/Pot-Limit Omaha Mixed Event. Borgata says Phil Ivey is worth $100 million.