Events

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The following gambling and gambling related events are taking place throughout the USA:

World Series of Poker (WSOP) 49th Annual event

Set for the 29th May through to the 17th July 2018, this event is going to see even more events than the tournament has ever had, with seventy-eight golden bracelets to be awarded $10K buy-in For the NLHE Championship.

To keep players in Vegas a little longer after elimination, the tournament will offer a few $1500 to $3000 buy-in events.

Registration for the event will open in March 2018 and can be bought both online and at the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas.

http://www.wsop.com/tournaments/

Fun Facts about WSOP

The casino has an employee event
A no-limit Hold ‘em game, where the winner gets a gold bracelet and earns a cash price.  This event is the event that kicks-off the WSOP tournament, the employee winner of 2017 took home a pot of $68 817 in prize money.

The age of the youngest ever player to win WSOP

The winner of the 2009 WSOP was Joe Cade, at the age of twenty-one, it made him the youngest ever player to win the tournament.

You do not have to be a pro to enter the tournament

All a person must do is to qualify through one of the online poker sites, pay the fee or win a seat in the tournament.

The tournament started off with only seven players

It has had seventy tournaments as to-date and players come from all over the world to play, the game now boasts thousands of players all playing for the million-dollar cash prize.