Dan Bilzerian Shows Up at WSOP
Dan Bilzerian rolled into the WSOP looking to play high-stakes No-Limit Hold’em in the brand-new King’s Casino cash game section at the Rio.
The "Ambassador of Poker" is best known as host of the World Poker Tour and spokesman for PartyPoker.
Sexton was born Sept. 22, 1947, and says he "majored in poker" while working toward his degree at Ohio State University. He's also a bridge player and taught the game in North Carolina. He took up poker in 1977, and in 1985 he moved to Nevada to pursue the game full time. In 1989 he won the stud event and a bracelet at theWorld Series of Poker. He also placed fifth in the 2005 National Heads-Up Poker Championship and won the 2006 WSOP Tournament of Champions for $1 million.
PokerTube had a chance to ask Sexton a few questions regarding the state of poker today
Party Poker took another step toward its goal of becoming the industry's most liked poker site by players.
What price would you put on a passport to poker highroller stardom?
Netherlands best-ever player signs up as an ambassador to the site, joining a team of pros which includes Sam Trickett, Jackie Glazier, Boris Becker and Carl Froch.
Mike Sexton added another $2,657 to his $6.5million recorded tournament earnings stretching back to 1981.
Mike Sexton announced that he would be leaving his iconic role as WPT commentator for the past 15 years to become the Chairman of Party Poker.