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World Series Time Again

Planning and preparing for the trip

by Steve Zolotow |  Published: May 28, 2010


Another year has flown by, and it is almost World Series of Poker time. This is the most frantic period on the poker calendar. The tournament often offers two bracelet events a day, each with a brutally long playing day of 12 or more hours. It also offers satellites and some cash games. Other beautiful venues like Bellagio and The Venetian also offer daily tournaments and a great selection of cash games. Virtually every poker room in Las Vegas is busy. With all of this poker available, along with all of the usual attractions and distractions of Las Vegas, it is very easy to be overwhelmed, and to have a disastrous WSOP. While everyone dreams of having a string of fantastic successes, they are rare. Most winning players manage to grind out a profit. There may be a rare tournament win, but mostly, there are just long, frustrating hours. Losing ...

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