Poker Coverage: Poker Tournaments Casino News Sports Betting Poker Strategy

Devo's Guide to The Main Event

by Bryan Devonshire |  Published: Jul 08, 2015


So you’re gonna play the World Series of Poker main event. Very cool, good for you! With over one hundred million poker players worldwide, according to the World Poker Tour, the six thousand plus poker players who get to play in the main event really are a fortunate few. Twenty-seven of those players are lucky enough to play every day of the main event during the summer, and nine of those lucky bastards come back for the final table in the fall. I have been lucky enough to play the main event seven times now, and two of those times I ran well enough to make the last day of the summer, finishing 25th in 2014 and 12th in 2011. I’ve learned some things over the years and will do my best to squeeze them into the rest of this page. First, it is important to remember that the main ...

You Are Previewing Digital Subscription Content

To continue reading:


Already a subscriber?