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2019 World Series of Poker Main Event Live Broadcast Schedule Announced

ESPN and Poker Central Released Info On Their Live Coverage of the 50th Annual WSOP Main Event

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The World Series of Poker has announced that the 2019 WSOP main event will see start-to-finish coverage from July 3 – 16 on ESPN and Poker Central. ESPN is set to televise at least 40 hours of live coverage of the event, along with another 90 hours of originally produced episodes. Poker Central’s direct-to-consumer streaming service PokerGO will also have exclusive WSOP main event coverage in addition to what is offered during ESPN’s broadcast windows. PokerGO’s live streaming coverage of other events at the 50th annual WSOP will be announced at a later date.

“For the third straight year, Poker Central and ESPN will deliver expansive coverage of the WSOP Main Event to a continually growing audience across multiple platforms,” said JR McCabe, Poker Central’s Chief Digital Officer. “We again look forward to bringing poker’s pinnacle event to fans around the world.”

“ESPN’s established relationship with the World Series of Poker and Poker Central always brings our audience the top content from this event,” said Rob Temple, senior vice president of programming and acquisitions at ESPN. “It is a consistent hit for ESPN and we take pride in the extensive broadcast coverage we provide the fans from this exciting, fan-favorite tournament.”

“Significant video coverage is one of our key cornerstones,” said Ty Stewart, executive director of the WSOP. “We’re grateful to Poker Central and ESPN for continuing to expand the reach of WSOP to today’s platforms and fueling the interest of tomorrow’s champions.”

Check out the current broadcast schedule (subject to change) for the WSOP main event on ESPN/ESPN2:

Date Time Network Event
7/3/19 8:30 PM – 2:00 AM ET ESPN2 WSOP Main Event Day 1A
7/4/19 9:00 PM – 11:00 PM ET ESPN2 WSOP Main Event Day 1B
7/5/19 8:00 PM – 12:30 AM ET ESPN2 WSOP Main Event Day 1C
7/6/19 6:00 PM – 10:30 PM ET ESPN2 WSOP Main Event Day 2AB
7/7/19 2:30 PM – 6:00 PM ET ESPN WSOP Main Event Day 2C
7/8/19 10:00 PM – 2:00 AM ET ESPN2 WSOP Main Event Day 3
7/9/19 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM ET ESPN WSOP Main Event Day 4
7/10/19 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM ET ESPN WSOP Main Event Day 5
7/11/19 12:30 AM – 2:00 AM ET ESPN2 WSOP Main Event Day 6
7/12/19 9:00 PM – 11:00 PM ET ESPN WSOP Main Event Day 7
7/12/19 11:00 PM – 2:00 AM ET ESPN2 WSOP Main Event Day 7 (Play to Final Table)
7/14/19 10:00 PM – TBD ET ESPN2 WSOP Main Event Day 8 (Nine to Six Players)
7/15/19 10:00 PM – TBD ET ESPN WSOP Main Event Day 9 (Six to Three Players)
7/16/19 9:00 PM – TBD ET ESPN WSOP Main Event Day 10 (Three Players to Winner)