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Hand 2 Hand Combat -- Jason Alexander

Jason Alexander Decides to ‘Go Big or Go Home’ in the World Series of Poker Main Event

by Craig Tapscott |  Published: Jan 22, 2010


Event 2009 World Series of Poker main event – day 1 Stacks Jason Alexander – 40,000; Villain – 24,000 Players at the Table 9 Blinds 100-200 Craig Tapscott: Everyone knows that you love poker. Do you get excited each year when the main event rolls around? Jason Alexander: Well, I have no great illusions about this tournament. I play because it’s a poker thrill. I’m in the room with amazing players, and I can feel the energy. CT: Were you at a few fun tables on day 1? JA: After the first break, I was moved to a different table and wound up next to my buddy Brad Garrett. Now I’m having fun, because Brad is a blast and a pretty good card man, at that. CT: Was your chip stack starting to grow? JA: I’m going up a bit and down quite a bit. My luck starts to turn ...

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