Merson Wins $8.53m World Series of PokerA 24-year-old Maryland poker professional has won the World Series of Poker main event, lasting roughly 12 hours in a marathon card session to push past his last opponents for the $8.53 million title.
Final 3 Set At World Series Of PokerTwo poker professionals and a college student have topped nearly 6,600 competitors at the World Series of Poker and are one card session away from poker's richest prize -- an $8.53 million crown.

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