The second largest WSOP Main Event field in history saw its first Day 2. Galen Hall took down the Crazy 8's tournament for his first WSOP gold. And Galfond has jumped on the vlog train. It's all here in the Friday Hit and Run.
After a bundle of bracelets being awarded over the weekend, the action slowed a bit on Monday with no one player winning poker's most coveted prize. But that doesn't mean there wasn't still plenty of action. The $10k Pot Limit Omaha Championship reached its final six with two-time bracelet winner Brandon Shack-Harris leading the way. The $1500 Razz made its final nine. And author Maria Konnikova was named to Team PokerStars. It's all here in the Tuesday 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: Jaime Staples’ Hot Run Continues, This Time at the Poker Table; Branson Purchases Las Vegas Hard Rock
On the same week as his epic $150,000 prop bet victory with Bill Perkins, Jaime Staples extended his good run to the poker tables with a strong showing at Run It Up Reno.
Hit and Run: Justin Bonomo Wins Super High Roller Bowl China; Lineup for Super High Roller Bowl at the Aria Announced
Justin Bonomo won nearly $5 million on Thursday when he outlasted a strong final table. The victory puts him 6th all-time in the live tourney money list.