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The Next Great Poker Story

by Bernard Lee |  Published: Dec 01, 2013


The 2013 November Nine is only weeks away from reassembling at the Penn and Teller Theater at the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. All of us will be riveted to the stage, eagerly waiting to see who will capture the most coveted bracelet in poker. Not only will the 2013 champion win almost $8.4 million, but he will also be immortalized as the latest World Series of Poker (WSOP) main event champion. So many of these past champions have had memorable stories leading up to their championship victory. Last year, Greg Merson captured the hearts of the poker world with his open and honest admission of his battles with drug addiction. The 2009 WSOP champion, Joe Cada, became the youngest main event champion ever, eclipsing the mark set by Peter Eastgate just the previous year. And of course, who can forget the tale of the Tennessee accountant ...

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