After the fearsome festivals that were the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure and the Aussie Millions, the poker world had a bit of a breather this weekend. Blair Hinkle is making a run at the HorseShoe Council Bluffs RunGood event, the WPT’s Vince Van Patten weighs in on the ethical conundrum of gambling, and Macau revenue takes a big hit. Find those stories and so much more in this, the weekend edition of The Hit and Run.
Hit And Run: New Jersey Sportsbooks Lose Big On Super Bowl Wagering; Anton Morgenstern Wins Aussie Millions AU$25,000 Pot Limit Omaha
New Jersey sportsbooks lost $4.5 million to the state's Super Bowl bettors, while Las Vegas sportsbooks fared better after the Patriots defeated the Rams 13-3 on Sunday.
Hit And Run: Mike Del Vecchio Leads Aussie Millions Main Event Final Table; Run It Once Poker’s “Splash the Pot” Getting Positive Reaction; Dave Farah Leads WPT Borgata Winter Open Final Table
Mike Del Vecchio makes his second Aussie Millions Main Event final table in as many years with a chip lead going into Sunday's final day. Watch the action via the Run It Once Twitch channel.
Hit And Run: PokerStars Bans Seating Scripts; 2019 WSOP Schedule Finalized; Aussie Millions Main Event Hits Record
PokerStars has confirmed that they will be restricting a variety of third-party software on the online poker room including seating scripts and HUDs.
Hit And Run: Toby Lewis Wins Aussie Millions AUD$50,000 Challenge; Daniel Negreanu Clarifies His Position On State Of Poker In 2019; Eli Elezra Responds To Criticism Of Past Debts
Toby Lewis takes down the AUD$50k Challenge to win nearly $600k while the Main Event enters Day 2. Daniel Negreanu and Eli Elezra respond to controversies.