Las Vegas home of the World Series of Poker is being sold.
The World Series of Poker (WSOP) announced this week that its flagship summer series will be postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The 2020 WSOP was originally scheduled to begin on May 26 and run until July 15.The earliest it will now happen is sometime this fall, but no firm plans have been made. The news was hardly surprising, perhaps even overdue.
The official numbers for the 2019 World Series of Poker main event are in. With 100 late entries on Saturday and 344 on Sunday, the total field reached 8,569 -- the second-largest main event field.
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The World Series of Poker will not be held over the summer in Las Vegas for the first time in 16 years, but tournament organizers are still determined to stage the event for a 51 st consecutive.
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