Many poker players of more modest means hesitate to make a trip out to the WSOP as they feel under-rolled. In this article, we aim to show that even a four-figure bankroll gives you ample opportunity to compete at the World Series of Poker and have a great time.
Especially as this summer will mark the 50th annual WSOP, it makes for a great time to take a shot and head out to Las Vegas.
World Series of Poker participant numbers continue to rise, right alongside the number of events being spread each year. With 100 bracelets on offer in 2019, are we close to hitting the ceiling?
In this op-ed, James Guill looks at how the value of a bracelet has changed over the years, and asks whether boosting the number of bracelet events even further is justified.
The 2019 incarnation of the World Series of Poker is set to be an incredible festival, as the 50th annual running of poker’s greatest event is celebrated.
In this article, we take a look at some of the highlights we can expect over the course of this upcoming summer.
The Brits will be out in full force at the 2018 WSOP, hoping to win more bracelets and make their country proud. In particular, there are a handful of players from the UK who’ve made a splash at the felt in the past and who will be looking to have repeat success this summer.
Here, then, is our list of five UK players to watch at the 2018 World Series of Poker.
Cryptocurrency is all the rage nowadays, with more people looking into its utility as an alternative to fiat currency. The poker community in particular seems to have a vested interest in the success of cryptocurrency, which begs the question of whether we’ll eventually see it being accepted in mainstream large-scale tournament series, such as the World Series of Poker.
Before we get ahead of ourselves, however, it’s worth examining the pros and cons of what beginning to accept cryptocurrencies might entail for the WSOP.
Just a few weeks remain until the 2018 WSOP gets underway. With the clock ticking down, poker players around the world are starting to feel their collective excitement build and grow until it will hit a crescendo when the Rio’s hallways once again start bustling with their annual summer activity.
With that in mind, I decided to put together a list of the five top reasons I’m excited for the 2018 World Series of Poker.