Tag Archives: Sam Farha
- Dealers Choice: Most Memorable WSOP Wins
May 30, 2014
Over the 44 years of its existence, the World Series of Poker has been the stage of the most memorable wins in tournament poker history. Here’s a look back at some of the biggest, in chronological order. Johnny Chan, 1988 WSOP Main Event Already a 1985 WSOP bracelet winner in...
- Dealer’s Choice: 10 Years Out From Moneymaker’s WSOP Win, It’s A Different Poker World
May 24, 2013
As I write these words it’s been 10 years to the day since Chris Moneymaker won the World Series of Poker Main Event. In honor of that turning point in poker history, Eric Raskin has an excellent oral history of the 2003 WSOP Main Event up at Grantland. Raskin’s piece is...
- Sean Drake wins first WSOP bracelet; Moneymaker, Chan win grudge matches
June 3, 2011
The World Series of Poker has handed out its first gold bracelet of 2011 to Sean Drake, winner of Event #1, the Casino Employees NLHE competition. Some 850 traditionally unsung casino heroes took the field on Day 1, 77 of which moved on to Day 2, when a winner was...