Massage Brings Relief and Luck at the WSOP
Many of the players can be seen sat on their chairs cowboy style, with their chins on the backrest and a masseuse with strong, precise hands.
Jon is a freelance writer and novelist who learned to play poker after watching Rounders in year 9. He has been giving away his beer money at cards ever since. Currently he is based in Bristol where he makes sporadic donations to the occasional live tournament or drunken late night Zoom session. He blogs at What Is There to Option?
For Richer, For Poorer is Coren's poker biography. And in contrast to your average chip-slinger poker is only ever her obsession and addiction, never her day job.
Players begin Event #42 the $10,000 No-Limit Hold’em 6-Handed Championship with 50,000 in chips and blinds starting at 100-200 and no ante.
2015 Main Event Champion Joe McKeehen is now the $10,000 Limit Hold’em Champon as well.
The higher buy-in will probably make for a slightly smaller field than the 959 who showed for the $3k version.
Put on your leather chaps and polish your stirrups, its HORSE time at the WSOP. The $10k HORSE event is the most prestigious of the limit games on the schedule.
Event #27 $3,000 No-Limit Hold’em 6-Handed will start its day one at 11:00 AM PST on 14th June 2017.
Conversation with the Poker Brat focuses a lot on bankroll management and the connection between Phil’s long term ability to stay in the game in his high variance field.
Welcome to opposite day at the World Series of Poker, where there are no straights or flushes and the best hand loses every time. We’re playing razz.