Tag Archives: jesse sylvia
- Dealer’s Choice: Your World Champion, Greg Merson
November 2, 2012
THE WORLD CHAMP… It’s been a few days now since Greg Merson won the world’s biggest poker tournament, completing one of the most impressive runs in the recent history of the WSOP to become poker’s new world champion. On Day Five of the tournament back in July the 24-year-old from...
- Greg Merson crowned WSOP Main Event champ on ultra-long final table
October 31, 2012
Greg Merson has been crowned the 2012 World Series of Poker (WSOP) Main Event champion after some mammoth three-handed play that lasted long into the Las Vegas night and into the following morning. Merson had been battling it out with eventual runner up Jesse Sylvia and Jacob Balsiger with all...
- October Nine, Part 1: The Big Stacks
October 21, 2012
For the fifth straight year, the WSOP Main Event final table is being played out months after the rest of the Series was completed. Instead of being played out in November, though, the final table has been moved up a week to avoid a conflict with the U.S. presidential election....
- WSOP Main Event Day 7 Summary “October Nine”
July 17, 2012
Dana Workman is back at the RIO for the last video summary of the 2012 WSOP® Main Event (Day 7) - the group of 9 players, also known as the "October Nine" after making the final table will be back on the October 28th to the 30th to battle it out for the 2012 WSOP®...
- WSOP October Nine set and dominated by US players
Ladies and gents of the poker universe the time for nine has finally arrived after the World Series of Poker Main Event reached the end of Day 7 and a well-earned rest until October. Gaelle Baumann, the final female left in the competition, earned the dubious honour of 10th place...
Does poker need the moral police?
July 20, 2017