A History of the WSOP

The first World Series of Poker (WSOP) was hosted in 1970. Benny Binion invited 6 well-known poker players to his casino, Binion’s Horseshoe, to find out who the best poker player in Vegas was. By the end of the decade the number of preliminary events increased considerably, including an event just for women. Since 1976 […]

Ryan Riess Wins 2013 World Series of Poker Main Event

Ryan Riess is a 23-year-old professional poker player from East Lansing, Michigan has won the 2013 WSOP main event for a $8,361,570 payday. This years Main Event started with 6,352 players to crate a $59,708,800 prize pool. The action started up again on Monday at the Penn and Teller Theater in the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino. […]

Phil Hellmuth Wins 12th WSOP Bracelet

Phil Hellmuth has done it for a twelfth time. He took down WSOP Event 18: $2,500 Seven Card Razz for a $182,793 first-place prize, and another bracelet. Phil Hellmuth was already the leading bracelet winner at eleven, and failed to bring one home in 2011. He won the tournament after a grueling heads up finish […]

2012 WSOP Main Event Prop Bets

The 2012 WSOP Main Event will start on July 7th 2012. It is event #61, a $10,000 buy in no-limit holdem tournament. it is a highly coveted event, with a multimillion dollar prize for the top finishers. Even if you are unable to get to play in the 2012 main event tournament, you can still […]

Bovada WSOP 2012 Main Event Qualifiers

For US players wanting to win there way in to the 2012 WSOP Main Event, the choices are limited. But a great place to do it is Bovada poker. There are many ways to get into the Main Event, starting for as little as $1+.10. Play Now! The other advantage to playing at Bovada is […]