Review–> Third Week of the 2013 WSOP:
Thirteen more events are in the books. The winners of the No Limit Hold’em events are:
Event #17 – Athanasios Polychronopoulos beat out 2,105 players to win this $1,500 No Limit Hold’em tournament
Event #18 – Taylor Paur beat 2,071 runners to win the gold bracelet in this $1,000 No Limit Hold’em tournament
Event #21 – Martin Finger won this $3K No Limit Hold’em / 6-Handed tournament
Event #24- Corey Harrison won this $1,500 No Limit Hold’em tournament
- Two Massachusetts poker players, Andrew Dean and Adam Sanders went deep into tournaments.
- The Seniors No Limit Hold’Em tournament had a record turnout of 4,407 – close to the record for a single event on a single day.
- Live streaming commentator David Tuckman and his wife had a baby
Live Streaming Update: Check ESPN3 daily for the time that final tables will stream. A guestimate is posted, like 5:30 PM, then is adjusted as players get knocked out of the tournament.
Twelve Events will start, and 6 of them will be No Limit Hold’em tournaments; from $1k – $5k buy ins;
It’ll be an interesting week with the introduction of two new styles. We’ll see a turbo no limit hold’em tournament and a 4-handed no limit hold’em tournament, along with the usual shootout no limit hold’em and six-handed tournaments. Way to serve it up with a new flavor!
Check out the full 2013 WSOP schedule for details.
Have you registered for your tournaments? Register online at WSOP.com