World Series of Poker

What You Don&#39t Know About the 2018 World Sequence of Poker

What’s new and noteworthy at the 2018 World Sequence of Poker? You likely know by now that the Rio All-Suites Resort & Casino hosts the WSOP.

What you could not know, is that for the 1st time in World Sequence of Poker historical past, the Large Blind Ante and Shot Clock will be included into some functions. Eight bracelet functions will characteristic the Large Blind Ante. 3 large roller functions will include the Shot Clock, which includes the $one Million Large 1 for 1 Drop.

The Player of the Yr method for the WSOP has also been tweaked. Very last 12 months, Chris Ferguson took home POY honors, which caused some controversy (for a lot of distinctive motives) This year’s method has been tweaked to weigh bracelet wins and closing tables a lot more, though putting a lot less worth on min-cashes in significant field/lower buyin No Restrict functions, like the Millionaire Maker, the Monster Stack, and the Colossus.

The King’s Lounge is again, this time introducing large roller tournaments into the mix. Every weekend from now right up until July eight will characteristic a $25k NL Hold’em, a $25k Pot-Restrict Omaha, and a $50k NL Hold’em. Leon’s Home will characteristic large-stakes hard cash video game motion, Leon Tsoukernik will unquestionably drop by his personal space for some perform.

The WSOP Cafe provides expanded food items choices into the mix. (And some a lot more cellular phone chargers)

UMG Media Group provides the UMG ESports Phase into the Pavilion Home. Players can drop by and perform Fortnight, FIFA, and NBA 2K18.

Jeff Platt breaks down what’s new and noteworthy at the 2018 World Sequence of Poker.


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