Tag Archives: The Big One
- WSOP: Jake Cody earns coveted triple crown; Francesco Barbaro takes Event #3
June 4, 2011
It’s okay if UK poker player Jake Cody gets a swelled head, because he’s now got three crowns with which to cover it. Cody has taken Event #2 at the 2011 World Series of Poker, the $25k Heads-Up Championship, defeating (in turn) Gus Hansen and Yevgeniy Timoshenko to earn a...
- WSOP plans $1m buy-in event for 2012
June 3, 2011
The World Series of Poker indulged their inner Dr. Evil on Thursday by announcing that the 2012 tourney will feature an event with a buy-in of … wait for it… one million dollars. They even brought along Dr. Evil lookalike (and Cirque du Soleil founder) Guy Laliberte to make the...