The World Collection of Poker’s “Gladiators of Poker” No-limit Maintain’em match drew the second-largest area in stay match historical past.
The $300 buy-in occasion, the least costly ever for an open bracelet occasion, noticed a complete of 23,102 entrants when registration closed Saturday. The fourth and ultimate flight attracted 8,467 entrants alone, which is the second-largest flight in historical past, because the match shattered its $3 million assured complete prize pool.
The official numbers are in… 🥁
Throughout 4 flights, the $300 Gladiators of Poker occasion attracted 23,102 entries making it the second-largest stay poker match in historical past!
8,467 of these entries got here at present, which additionally makes for the second-largest single flight ever! pic.twitter.com/GBAoruYbfO
— WSOP – World Collection of Poker (@WSOP) June 11, 2023
The biggest stay occasion in historical past was the WSOP’s “Large 50” No-limit Maintain’em match in 2019 that had 28,371 runners.
The surviving gamers from all 4 flights will resume play Sunday at Horseshoe Las Vegas and Paris Las Vegas. The ultimate desk is scheduled for Monday.
Six-time WSOP bracelet winner Daniel Negreanu closed Day 1A as one of many large stacks and will likely be among the many chip leaders when motion begins.
As well as, the $1,500 buy-in Razz match set a file for largest Razz area in WSOP historical past with 556 entries.
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