World Series of Poker Main Event Finale Nov. 10-11: Winner Gets $10 million; Final Nine Players Competing for $28 million+

World Series of Poker Main Event Finale Nov. 10-11:  Winner Gets $10 million; Final Nine Players Competing for $28 million+
Nov. 10 at 4:30 pm with 9 players remaining of the original 6,683 entries who all ponied up $10,000 for the chance to turn it into $10 million. 

There are nine players left – from six different countries – all competing for the $10 million first prize and the coveted WSOP gold bracelet. Play is held on the stage of the Penn & Teller Theater at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino. On Monday, play begins at 4:30 pm with live TV coverage on ESPN. The final two combatants return Tuesday at 5:30 pm to crown poker’s next world champion.

The World Series of Poker is the gaming industry’s premier event, each year drawing tens of thousands of poker enthusiasts from around the globe to Las Vegas to compete for millions in prize money and the game’s most coveted trophy – a World Series of Poker Bracelet.

WHERE: Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino Penn & Teller Theater (10th year at Rio!)

WHEN:

  • Monday, Nov. 10 at 4:30 pm – Play from nine players to two
  • Tuesday, Nov. 11 at 5:30 pm – Finale featuring final two players

WHO:

Seat Player Name Age Town Chip Count
1 Billy Pappaconstantinou 30 Lowell, Massachusetts, USA 17,500,000
2 Felix Stephensen 24 Oslo, Norway, now living in London, England 32,775,000
3 Jorryt van Hoof 31 Eindhoven, Netherlands, now living in London, England 38,375,000
4 Mark Newhouse 29 Las Vegas, NV (from Chapel Hill, North Carolina) 26,000,000
5 Andoni Larrabe 22 Basque, Spain, now living in London, England 22,550,000
6 William Tonking 27 Flemington, New Jersey, USA 15,050,000
7 Daniel Sindelar 30 Columbus, Nebraska, USA, now living in Las Vegas 21,200,000
8 Martin Jacobson 27 Stockholm, Sweden, now living in London, England 14,900,000
9 Bruno Politano 32 Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil 12,125,000