The 50th Annual WSOP 2019

One of the biggest casino gaming events is about to take place this year. The World Series Of Poker is held annually in Nevada, Las Vegas. The event attracts players from around the world and the buy in is $10 000 as there are millions of dollars which go to the winner.

Over the past 4 years, the WSOP has been hosting an event, Player of the Year. The event is highly rewarding and gains a lot of attention for the World Series of Poker. Some of the prizes includes a cash prize of $10 000 and a WSOP Player of the Year ring, a highly coveted item of jewellery holding almost as much value as the WSOP bracelet. Although the Player of the Year has been created by WSOP events, it in way is affiliated with the WSOP tournament held in May until July.

Player of the Year is designed to run from the 1st of January right up until the last day of December. The scheduled events accumulate points throughout the year and are known as MTT’s, Multi-Table Tournaments. The player leading with the most points at the end of the year, on the 31st of December, will be announced as the winner on the 8th of January 2020.

Players can begin to apply for a seat at the WSOP in Vegas online, the ideal place to practice poker or play The site offers a registration option which allows you to create an account where you will need to deposit funds and follow the prompts. The events leading to the main event will commence on the 28th of May 2019 until the 16th of July 2019.

In 2018, Tony Miles won the WSOP tournament which lasted 10 hours. The poker player won a total of $8.8 million dollars in the main event.

The prestigious event has attracted famous stars from around the world and has created famous poker players. On the 30th of May 2019 the events will be kicked off with Big 50 No Limit Hold’Em with a buy in of $500 which offers 50 000 chips, the next buy in will begin at $1500 for the Millionaire Maker No Limit Texas Hold’Em event and a few other games will be held gathering the winners to partake at the main event in Vegas.

Being one of the most elite and anticipated events in the world, Vegas accommodates thousands of spectators to watch the events unfold. The WSOP can also be appreciated from the comfort of your home as the main events are aired on television. Being the 50th annual event, 2019 has proved to be the most exciting yet as some of the world’s best poker players compete for the WSOP bracelets, main event and millions of dollars.