Poker Thrill of the Week

July 03, 2011 :: Posted by - scott :: Category - Poker

Kicking off on Tuesday is the coverage of the World Series of Poker main event that will be aired in ESPN. The airing will start at 9:00pm. It would be two hours coverage. Poker pros that will be featured includes, ? Jeff Shulman, Dan Harrington and Josh Arieh. Chris Ferguson, Phil Ivey and Doyle Brunson.

Aside from the excitement of the live broadcast for the World Series of Poker, the action continues in the World Poker Tour as well as the European Poker Tour main events. On Monday, the WPT London Poker Classic will take flight. For the EPT, there will be events to be featured in  Vilamoura, Portugal. Also joining the thrill is the . PokerStars’ Macau Poker Cup that will kick off on Wednesday and will be staged in L.A on September 19.

Taking the intensity to the next level is the World Championship of Online Poker that will open Sunday at PokerStars. The event will continue to generate thrill starting  September 26 and the prize pool is $50 million for the 62 events that will be featured. The games for the tournament features the following buy-in:

13:00, $215 buy-in NL Hold’em [6-Max], $1,250,000 guaranteed
15:00, $10,300 buy-in NL Hold’em [High Roller], $2,000,000 guaranteed
17:00, $215 buy-in NL Hold’em, $2,000,000 guaranteed

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