Today is the start of Day 2s for the 2015 WSOP Main Event. I was reviewing the updates to see what had happened on Day 1C, and learned that: A record number of entrants started Day 1C - over 3900 A total of 6,420 players entered the event, down … [Continue reading] about 2015 Main Event Progress after Day 1
After 39 days of poker event after poker event at the Rio, the 2015 WSOP Main Event started with Day 1A Sunday, July 5. Day 1A drew 741 players, of which 480 remain. This year there are: 3 Day 1s - Sunday (1A), Monday (1B) and Tuesday (1C) 2 … [Continue reading] about 2015 WSOP Main Event Starts
Congrats to Haixia Zhang who is returning with the final 4 to complete WSOP event #59, a $1500 No-Limit Hold’em tournament. Zhang will be returning as the chip leader with over ½ million more chips than the second place chip holder. If she … [Continue reading] about Congrats to Haixia Zhang
Congratulations to Carol Fuchs who won Event #52, the $1,500 Dealer's Choice event last night! She beat a field of 356 other runners, including Robert Mizrachi, the 2014 winner, who finished 3rd this year. Carol Fuchs is a Hollywood … [Continue reading] about First Female Bracelet Winner of 2015!
Today is Day 3 of Event#40, the Seniors tournament. Day 3 is supposed to be Final Table day. It is listed on the Live Streaming schedule at least, but, 65 players are returning today, so, I'm guessing there will be a delay. Play starts at 2:00 PM … [Continue reading] about 2015 WSOP Seniors Event Day 3
As you know, I'm strictly, straight ole No Limit Texas Hold'Em...but this final table, I cannot ignore. At 5:00 PM EST, the final table for the $10,000 No Limit 2-7 Draw Lowball will start streaming, and I'll be watchin! Why? Cause it is loaded with … [Continue reading] about Talent-Loaded FT for WSOP Event#29
Congratulations to Phil Hellmuth who won his 14th World Series of Poker event, the $10K RAZZ Championship early this morning! Fifty years of living has made Phil Hellmuth stronger and more determined. Once again, he proved that he has it! I didn't … [Continue reading] about Phil Hellmuth Makes it 14!
While catching up on the 2015 WSOP stories for the week, I ran across this story on PokerNews.com, "Cheating Allegations in WSOP $10,000 Heads-Up Championship Spark Investigation". It reports on allegations of cheating during the 2015 10K Heads Up … [Continue reading] about Suspected Cheating in 2015 WSOP Heads Up Event
The highly-anticipated WSOP Millionaire Maker tournament started yesterday with the first flight at 10AM. It continues today with the second and final flight which starts at 10AM PST. Players who bagged chips from Flight A (Friday), are ineligible … [Continue reading] about WSOP16 Millionaire Maker Final Flight