And the Main Event turns from a tournament of curious poker fans watching a game they love to a raucous celebration of what these players have accomplished.
Friends and family descended on the World Series of Poker Main Event Sunday to cheer on their loved ones. (photo by Vin Narayanan, Casino City)
First, Strelitz doubled up to 6 million when his
Jeremy Ausmus is among the chip leaders at the WSOP Main Event. (photo by Vin Narayanan, Casino City)
Selbst moved all in for 750,000 with Qh-7s. Merson called with Ac-8c. A flop of 7c-2c-10s gave Selbst a pair of sevens and hope. But a six on the turn and a nine on the river gave Merson a straight, and Selbst her walking papers. Selbst won $88,070 for finishing 73rd.
Vanessa Selbst bowed out of the Main Event Sunday. (photo by Vin Narayanan, Casino City)