The Ameristar St. Charles series just outside of St. Louis kicked off this weekend. The opening event drew 616 total entries. That created a total prize pool of $184,800.
80 players returned for Day 2 today. The field has already been thinned out to the final 45 and they're all gunning for the $41,583 up top.
There are still quite a few notables left in the field including Dennis Phillips (pictured), Greg Radosh and Jeff Copeland.
Keep an eye on HPTupdates.com throughout the day for occasional updates. The series here at Ameristar St. Charles has just begun and action continues all week long. Click HERE for the full schedule of events.
The first of two flights at Ameristar Casino Hotel Vicksburg kicks off this afternoon at 2:00pm. This nationally televised Main Event is an $1,100 buy-in. PokerNews will be providing beginning to end coverage of this tournament all weekend long at PokerNews.com.Read more
The Heartland Poker Tour (HPT) was at Hollywood Casino & Hotel St. Louis for the second time this year. The $1,650 Main Event drew 480 entries and created a $698,400 prize pool. In the end, it was Wisconsin poker pro Mike Shin who emerged victorious to claim a $160,632 first-place prize and his first HPT Trophy.Read more
Visit PokerNews.com to keep up with all of the Day 2 action. This $1,100 Main Event at Golden Gates Casino drew 732 total entries over four starting flights. The remaining 129 players return to the felt Sunday at 11am to play down to the final nine. The top 81 players will make a minimum of $1,917 and Monday's winner will take home $152,671.Read more