Unless you’ve had your head buried in the sand for the last couple of months you will know that the 2011 World Series of Poker starts tomorrow at the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, where 58 poker tournaments will take place, concluding with the $10,000 No-Limit Holdem Championship main event on Thursday 7th July. Once again the main event will be in two parts...
As always the opening event of the WSOP is the Casino Employees No-Limit Holdem game, shortly followed by event number two, which is a heads-up No-Limit Holdem tournament that has a $25,000 buy-in. During the five and a half week poker schedule there will be many poker variations played including; Omaha, Omaha hi/lo, seven-card stud, 2-7 draw lowball, H.O.R.S.E., eight game, Razz and others.
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