The 2023 WSOP is already on observe to beat plenty of data, together with the all-time cumulative occasion attendance mark. [Image: PokerGO.com]
The World Sequence of Poker (WSOP) is all the time the largest spotlight of the dwell poker schedule every year and the 2023 rendition has already damaged a number of data. Participation ranges are up greater than 10% for a similar occasions in comparison with final 12 months’s numbers and with extra dwell occasions than ever earlier than, it appears to be like just like the pageant is on tempo to set new attendance marks. Almost 70,000 individuals have battled it out for greater than $75m in prize cash and over two dozen bracelets throughout the primary two weeks.
the biggest-ever $1,000 buy-in WSOP occasion, attracting 18,188 entries
The Thriller Hundreds of thousands grew to become the biggest-ever $1,000 buy-in WSOP occasion, attracting 18,188 entries. From every buy-in, $300 went in direction of the bounty pool and two members claimed $1m bounties. The $1,500 Razz occasion drew 556 entries, shattering the earlier WSOP Razz match document, set in 2012. Dubbed the “most reasonably priced” WSOP occasion of all time, the $300 Gladiators of Poker match grew to become the second-largest-ever dwell occasion after attracting 28,371 members.
That is the second time that the occasion is going down on the Paris Las Vegas and the Horseshoe Las Vegas (previously Bally’s) casinos. The WSOP might be working till July 18, with the Major Occasion kicking off on July 3. WSOP Govt Director Ty Stewart is hopeful that the 2006 Major Occasion document of 8,773 gamers may very well be damaged this time round.