Look up at the World Series of Poker and you’ll see banners hanging of great players like Jeff Madsen, Daniel Negreanu, and Frank Kassella, among others. They’ve all distinguished themselves as past WSOP Players of the Year.
That begs the question of whose POY performance was the absolute greatest of them all. In this article we rank the top five. See if you agree with our list.
Ever wonder what it would be like to play in a huge poker cash game with the pros on TV? I was lucky enough to be invited to experience exactly that, when I took part in the biggest game of my life at the Maryland Live! tapings of Poker Night in America. I’m a poker fanatic and the experience was like a dream for me. Read on to hear all about what it was like.
Greg Merson emerged victorious at the 2012 WSOP Main Event. He takes home over $8.5 million and his second career bracelet. Cardplayer Lifestyle brings you the story of his march to victory at this year’s just-completed final table.
Amazingly, with just two bracelet events yet to conclude this year, six poker players are still in contention to win WSOP Player of the Year. We break down the details of this year’s exciting race in this poker blog post.
A long, hot summer at the World Series of Poker has finally come to an end. After a more than week-long war at the felt, 9 survivors emerged. Their stories will be told by ESPN cameras over the coming weeks. Read the rest of our article for a sneak preview of what to expect in late October, when the final table resumes play.