Jason Somerville became the latest player to leave PokerStars after annoucing on New Year's Day that he would instead focus on RunItOnce and sports betting.
Hit And Run: PokerStars Sunday Million Prize Pool To Increase To $3 Million This Weekend; Alex Foxen Is Likely 2019 Global Poker Index POY Winner
PokerStars will up its guarantee for the Sunday Million to $3 million, up from a prize pool of $1 million. The buy-in will also be increased to $215.
Hit And Run: Michigan Governor Signs Bill That Includes Online Gambling, Online Poker; WSOP Announces 12 More Events For 2020
With the signature of Governor Gretchen Whitmer, Michigan becomes the latest state to legalize online poker, online casinos and sportsbetting.
Hit And Run: Sam Soverel Wins Poker Masters Event #7, Final Tables Event #8, Taking Lead In Poker Masters Leaderboard; Phil Hellmuth Participates In Big Tennis Prop Bet
Sam Soverel takes the lead in the 2019 Poker Masters Leaderboard after a win in the $25k PLO and at least a final table spot in the $25k NLHE.
Hit And Run: Chin Wei Lim Wins WSOPE Bracelet And €2.2 Million In the €100k Diamond High Roller; WSOPE Main Event Underway
Chin Wei Lim took down the €100k Black Diamond High Roller to win his first bracelet days after finishing runner-up in the €250k Super High Roller.