2022 WSOP Championship Event: Final Three Players Determined, Espen Jorstad Massive Chip Leader

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In what was a rather quick fashion, the 2022 World Series of Poker Championship Event went from “unofficial” to the final three. In less than 12 hours, the unofficial final table of ten players was whittled down to three fortunate finalists. As Saturday prepares to crown poker’s next World Champion, Norway’s Espen Jorstad is the… Read more »

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Layne Flack Elected to Poker Hall of Fame

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A gentleman and a poker scholar The World Series of Poker announced Sunday that Layne Flack has been elected to the Poker Hall of Fame. Flack’s enshrinement was celebrated in conjunction with the $1,979 Poker Hall of Fame Bounty event. And believe it or not, my friend Earl Burton actually predicted the results of the… Read more »

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2022 WSOP Championship Event: Money Bubble Surprisingly Pops on Day 3, Aaron Mermelstein Takes Over Lead

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It was a day of surprises at the 2022 World Series of Poker Championship Event. Instead of playing up to the money bubble, the players at the tournament decided to just go ahead and pop that bubble late on Saturday night. Three people were eliminated, splitting up the 1300th place money ($15,000), while Aaron Mermelstein… Read more »

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2022 WSOP Championship Event, Day 2A: Gavin Munroe Moves into Lead, Field Creeps Closer to Record

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The 2022 World Series of Poker’s $10,000 Championship Event is chugging towards its unification, with the first of two-Day Twos put in the books on Thursday. It saw one of poker’s venerable champions make his usual flamboyant entrance, but for one player it was extremely special. Gavin Munroe was that man, who admitted to being… Read more »

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WSOP 2022: $10,000 Main Event Day 1B Field Nearly Matches Day 1A, Patrick Hagenlocher Takes Chip Lead

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Hagenlocher takes the pole position Two flights down, two to go in the 2022 World Series of Poker Main Event as tournament officials brace for a deluge of entrants the next couple days. 880 more players joined on Monday’s Day 1B, bringing the two-flight total to 1,780. That’s nothing amazing, but it’s pretty good for… Read more »

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