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Still Rare To See Female Players At WSOP

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Women at the World Series of Poker tournament in Las Vegas are like a royal flush: rare. Last year, the gender split for the Main Event of the weeks-long tournament was almost 24 […]

CBS Las Vegas–07/01/2015

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Money Day Arrives At World Series Of Poker

Everyone still at the table at the marquee Main Event of the 2012 World Series of Poker in Las Vegas is now guaranteed a share of the more than $62 million prize pool.

NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT–07/14/2012

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Final 9 Paid $782K At WSOP, More Possible In Nov.

Nine smiling but bleary-eyed finalists at the World Series of Poker have been paid more than $782,000 each for topping the main event, and sent off to prepare for the final table in November in Las Vegas.

07/20/2011