The World Series of Poker is in full swing and as expected big names are making big headlines. 2009 Main Event Champ Joe Cada won his thrid bracelet, denying Joe McKeehen, who was going for the same. Daniel Negreanu and company are back playing the 100k Super High Roller - and DNegs is back blogging the whole thing. And finally, Phil Ivey made his triumphant return to the WSOP, but so far has come up empty. All those stories and more in the weekend edition of the Hit and Run.
An action packed weekend for the poker world. Mat Waxman was crowned the third ever World Poker Tour TOC champion - defeating Darren Elias. Phil Ivey is back in the Super High Roller Bowl, which kicks off Sunday, and HUGE names are seated next to one another. And Victor Ramdin and PokerStars part ways after a decade of work together. It's all here and more in the weekend edition of the Hit and Run.
The Wynn looks to distance itself from its founder. Video games begin to be classified as a gambling. And the Borgata Spring Poker Open awards TWO players a quarter million bucks. It's all in today's Hit 'n' Run.
Hit and Run: Toby Lewis Takes Down Aussie Millions Main Event; Bonomo and Gorodinsky Win US Poker Events, Negreanu Final Table in #3
Toby Lewis is the 2018 Aussie Millions Main Event champion after he outlasted a record-breaking field of 800 entries. Meanwhile, Justin Bonomo and Mike Gorodinsky win events in the US Poker Open.
Day 3 of WPT Montreal completed on Tuesday with 16 left as former WPT winner Eric Afriat leads the way. The final table is slated for Thursday.