partypoker announces huge 2018 LIVE schedule. The Pennsylvania Governor makes online gambling official in the state. Find these stories and more in the Monday Hit and Run.
partypoker Reveals Huge 2018 LIVE Schedule
After a successful 2017 tour, partypoker LIVE is upping the ante with an even bigger schedule for 2018. Between this November and the end of 2018, partypoker will be guaranteeing over $100,000 in prize pools.
The tour next year will feature stops in North America, Russia, Europe and the Caribbean. Three of the stops — 2017 Caribbean Poker Party (November 17-25, 2018), Barcelona (April 7-15 2018) and the 2018 Caribbean Poker Party (November 10-18, 2018) will offer guarantees of $10 million.
— Alexandre Dreyfus (@alex_dreyfus) October 30, 2017
– Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf has officially signed the bill to legalize virtually all forms of online gambling in the state. Online Poker Report’s Steve Ruddock worries that Pennsylvania may be hurting the industry before it even starts.
– WSOP Europe Update: Theodore McQuilkin won Event #4, the €1,650 Six-Max at World Series of Poker Europe on Friday for a first place prize of €88,043 and his first WSOP bracelet.
— Chad Allan Holloway (@ChadAHolloway) October 29, 2017
Event #5, The COLOSSUS 550 No Limit Hold’em enters an 8th day of Day 1 flights. A total of 1184 players have entered the tournament thus far with two more days of flights remaining.
Event #6, the 2,200 Pot Limit Omaha is down to the final three players with Allen Kessler as chip leader with Krasimir Yankov and Lukas Zaskodny close behind. The players are vying for a 93,677 first place prize in addition to a Gold Bracelet.
Meanwhile Kessler can hardly contain himself. Watch the action live via Twitch:
– Daniel Colman came out on top on Thursday night as the winner of King of the Hill III, taking home the winner-take-all prize of $2,000. Colman took care of Olivier Busquet in Round 1 and then defeated Brandon Adams (who defeated Scott Blumstein in the first round) in the final round. Colman joins Phil Hellmuth and Busquet as champions thus far. A 4th King of the Hill has not yet been announced.
– Grinderschool.com poker training video of the day is a continuation of the “Trouble Hands” series. This episode takes a look at small pocket pairs.
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