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Las Vegas Gears Up For Another Massive WSOP Tournament

June 25, 2018 by · Comments Off on Las Vegas Gears Up For Another Massive WSOP Tournament 

The WSOP Main Event is poker’s most prestigious tournament with 2018 being the 49th running of the World Series of Poker. Running for 49 consecutive days, the schedule includes cash games, deep stack tournaments and gold bracelets.  The casinos will be full of poker enthusiasts from all over the world. Many UK online casino websites […]

World Series of Poker Main Event to Air Live Daily for First Time; ESPN, ESPN2 & PokerGO on the Scene at Rio in Las Vegas July 8-17

July 5, 2017 by · Comments Off on World Series of Poker Main Event to Air Live Daily for First Time; ESPN, ESPN2 & PokerGO on the Scene at Rio in Las Vegas July 8-17 

World Series of Poker Main Event to Air Live Daily for First Time; ESPN, ESPN2 & Pokergo on the Scene at Rio in Las Vegas July 8-17

For the first time in the 48-year history of the World Series of Poker there will be live* video coverage of the world’s richest annual poker tournament every day (*30-minute delay per gaming regulations) (Photo credit: Drew Amato).  Starting with the opening flight on Saturday, July 8, and continuing daily through the event’s conclusion on […]

World Series of Poker Announces 2017 Dates

December 20, 2016 by · Comments Off on World Series of Poker Announces 2017 Dates 

World Series of Poker Announces 2017 Dates

The 48th World Series of Poker (WSOP) – the longest-running, richest and most prestigious tournament series – opens its doors on Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas.  The something-for-everyone schedule includes gold bracelet events, satellites, cash games and thrice daily deep stack tournaments running for 49 consecutive […]

Joe McKeehen Wins World Series of Poker Main Event

November 11, 2015 by · Comments Off on Joe McKeehen Wins World Series of Poker Main Event 

Joe McKeehen Wins World Series of Poker Main Event

Philadelphia’s Joe McKeehen, 24, became poker’s world champion on Tuesday, leading wire to wire at the final table to capture his very first World Series of Poker (WSOP) gold bracelet and the top prize of $7,683,346 in gaming’s richest and most prestigious event (Photo credit: Jayne Furman/WSOP).  The chip leader entering the final table, the […]

2015 World Series of Poker Reaches Halfway Mark on Record Pace

June 18, 2015 by · Comments Off on 2015 World Series of Poker Reaches Halfway Mark on Record Pace 

2015 World Series of Poker Reaches Halfway Mark on Record Pace

The 2015 version of the World Series of Poker currently ongoing at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas is on record-setting pace, following what was a record-breaking year in 2014 (Photo credit: Jayne Furman/WSOP). With 34 official WSOP gold bracelet events complete (and 34 more to go), the 46th Annual WSOP is pacing to […]

‘Colossus’ Becomes Largest Live Poker Tournament Ever Held with 22,374 Official Entries – 46th Annual Running of the WSOP off to Record-Breaking Start

June 2, 2015 by · Comments Off on ‘Colossus’ Becomes Largest Live Poker Tournament Ever Held with 22,374 Official Entries – 46th Annual Running of the WSOP off to Record-Breaking Start 

'Colossus' Becomes Largest Live Poker Tournament Ever Held with 22,374 Official Entries - 46th Annual Running of the WSOP off to Record-Breaking Start

The Stock Market or the World Series of Poker (WSOP), which one gives you a better return on your investment? (Pictured: Roman Centurions with players in Event 5 – Photo: Courtesy Jayne Furman/WSOP).  Wall Street, Small Street. The winner of the new Colossus Event#5 at the WSOP will have quite the ROI. After investing $565 into the history-making […]

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

November 10, 2014 by · Comments Off on 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 […]

WSOP Celebrates 10th Anniversary at Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino

May 22, 2014 by · Comments Off on WSOP Celebrates 10th Anniversary at Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino 

Michigan’s Ryan Riess Wins WSOP Main Event in 2013

Traditionally, 10-year anniversaries are celebrated with tin but the longest-running, richest and most prestigious tournament series, the World Series of Poker (WSOP), will celebrate with 65 gold bracelets this year (Pictured: Michigan’s Ryan Riess Wins WSOP Main Event in 2013 – Photo credit: Joe Giron/WSOP).  The 45th running of WSOP begins on Tuesday, May 27 at the […]

Michigan’s Ryan Riess Wins World Series of Poker Main Event

November 7, 2013 by · Comments Off on Michigan’s Ryan Riess Wins World Series of Poker Main Event 

2013 WSOP Main Event Champion Ryan Reiss

He said he would win the event back in July when he made it to the final table, and 23-year old Ryan Riess is a man of his word after taking down the world’s largest poker tournament in Las Vegas, becoming the World Series of Poker Main Event champion and the sport’s reigning champion (Photo […]

Final Table Set at 2013 World Series of Poker Main Event

July 17, 2013 by · Comments Off on Final Table Set at 2013 World Series of Poker Main Event 

November Nine Group Shot Players from L to R: Loosli, Brummelhuis, Newhouse, Riess, Lehavot, McLaughlin, JC Tran, Benefield, Farber

The 44th annual World Series of Poker (WSOP) $10,000 No-Limit Hold’em Championship – commonly referred to as the Main Event – is down to its final nine players (Pictured: November Nine Group Shot Players from L to R: Loosli, Brummelhuis, Newhouse, Riess, Lehavot, McLaughlin, JC Tran, Benefield, Farber – Photo credit: Joe Giron).  The “November Nine” – […]

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