Posts tagged as: Las Vegas Poker

Seven interesting things about the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas

Seven interesting things about the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas

While the 2014 FIFA World Cup has just gotten underway in its host country of Brazil, a tournament of a different kind – but with equally high stakes in terms of world prestige – is in full swing at Rio Las Vegas. The 2014 World Series of Poker began at the end of May and [...]

Are you ready for some poker?

Are you ready for some poker?

The World Series of Poker prepares to shuffle up and deal at the Rio By Renée LiButti Vegas.com When it comes to world-class poker, nothing compares to the World Series of Poker, which will get underway at the end of this month in Las Vegas. Now in its 43rd year, the prestigious poker tournament is [...]

No bluff: Here are six great poker rooms to wager at in Las Vegas

No bluff: Here are six great poker rooms to wager at in Las Vegas

Planning to play poker on your next Las Vegas visit? The main event of the 42nd annual World Series of Poker, the game’s most prestigious tournament, concludes tonight at the Rio. The champion will walk away with an estimated $8.7 million cash prize. In fact, eight of the nine players who competed at the final [...]

Vegas Superstitions: Some gamblers have all the luck

Vegas Superstitions: Some gamblers have all the luck

By Nikki Neu VEGAS.com If a guest at a hotel asked you not to look at him and avoided all eye contact, it may seem slightly unreasonable to downright rude. But here in Vegas, a certain unnamed superstitious high roller did just that. While playing his game of choice, the gambler instructed dealers to avoid [...]

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