Two more WSOP Europe bracelet winners crowned. Daniel Negreanu gives away a Platinum Pass. Find these stories and more in the Thursday Hit and Run.

Tran and Gutyi wins braclets

Thursday saw the crowning of not one, but two new WSOP bracelet winners.

In the €550 Pot Limit Omaha 8 Handed (Event #3), Hanh Tran won his second gold bracelet of 2018 when he outlasted 572 entrants over three days including Oleg Pavlyuchuk heads-up to win €59,625. Tran’s previous bracelet was during the $1,500 Limit 2-7 Lowball Draw, which he won for $117,282.

Thursday also saw a winner in the 1-day €1,100 No Limit Hold’em Turbo Bounty Hunter (Event #4) when Mykhailo Gutyi beat 386 entries to take home 61,299 after playing 13 hours straight of poker on the day.

Next up on the docket was Day 1a of the €1,100 MONSTER STACK No Limit Hold’em, which has so far seen 147 players enter the first flight. The tournament will continue with two additional Day 1 flights on Friday and Saturday before merging fields on Day 2 on Saturday. The final day will be held on Monday.

Stream WSOP Europe

For those looking for WSOP Europe streaming action, you will have to wait until Monday, when viewers can tune in for the final table of the €1,100 Monster Stack via the Twitch channel of WSOP Europ hosts King’s Poker Room.

Quick hitters

Daniel Negreanu announces the winner of the PokerStars Poker Championship Platinum Pass Giveaway which Negreanu selected based on video submissions showcasing a favorite charity.

– Stateside, Steve Sung won the $1500 Wynn Poker Fall Classic Championship when he beat 593 other players to win $170,550.

– Next month, partypoker holds what they are calling their biggest event of the year. The Caribbean Poker Party 2018 is a series of 13 tournaments held at the Baha Mar resort in the Bahamas. From November 25th to December 5th, partypoker is guaranteeing $22 million in prizes including two $10 million events, a $5300 Main Event and the $25,500 Millions World.

In other partypoker news, the online poker room is also now qualifying players for the $20 million guaranteed MILLIONS Online, also set to begin on November 25th. Players are able to qualify for as little as $0.01 on partypoker.

Sports betting is slowly — or quickly depending on your perspective — creeping across the United States. One of the big players in the burgeoning industry is William Hill, which already has a foothold in Nevada, Delaware and New Jersey. Later this month they will be expanding to Pennsylvania when the Hollywood Casino — who is using William Hill for sports betting services — goes live.

– With over two dozen unique games now available, how do the PA Online Lottery odds and payouts for each of the games stack up against each other?

– From the (very) Fake News Bin: Social poker room Global Poker likely to be left alone legally, at least until the US DOJ gets bored.