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New Episodes of World Series of Poker Main Event Tonight

Tune in to ESPN At 9 p.m. ET to Watch Episodes of Day 5 and 6


Phil IveyESPN continues its coverage of World Series of Poker main event tonight with two brand-new, one-hour episodes airing at 9 p.m. ET. Showcasing the best of days 5 and 6, tonight’s coverage begins with only a couple hundred players remaining of the nearly 6,500 that started.

The episodes will feature Dennis Phillips, as well as fellow 2008 November Nine member Peter Eastgate, the reigning world champion. Also getting some air time this evening is 2005 champion Joe Hachem, seven-time bracelet winner Phil Ivey, Tom Schneider, and Bertrand Grospellier.

The 2009 November Nine is inching closer as far as TV land goes, but for those who would like the latest updates on this year’s final tablists, go to’s WSOP landing page.

Here are the rest of the ESPN WSOP main event airing schedule:

• Oct. 13 — Day 6 — 9-11 p.m. ET
• Oct. 20 — Day 7 — 9-11 p.m. ET
• Oct. 27 — Day 8 — 9-11 p.m. ET
• Nov. 3 — Day 8 — 9-11 p.m. ET
• Nov. 10 — Final Table — 9-11 p.m. ET