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Top Ten WSOP Historic Events Vol. 27, No. 11 Card Player Magazine

Top 10 Historic Events In WSOP History

by Erik Fast

In many ways the history of the World Series of Poker is the history of tournament poker itself. First run in 1970 as a cash game whose participants elected an eventual “best all-around player,” the 1971 WSOP marked the first time the event featured the freezeout, winner take all format ...