Crisis? What crisis? Attendance up at WSOP, defying fiscal woes

TAGs: increased attendance, world series of poker

Despite initial fears that the financial woes that have hit both sides of the Atlantic — and particularly in Europe, which has witnessed a dramatic reduction in the value of the Euro — attendance at this year’s World Series of Poker has not suffered a decrease. In fact, quite the opposite, with attendance at some events up by anywhere from 5-21%. But perhaps the increased attendance is due to all those lawyers coming to town to sue Harrah’s, the WSOP’s sponsor? Read more.


views and opinions expressed are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of