Poker november 9 2014
WHAT: The conclusion of poker’s richest and most prestigious poker tournament, the 47th annual World Series of Poker Main Event. Featuring the November Nine – the final nine players of 6, participants in the $10, No-Limit Texas Hold’em World Championship. Jul 19, · ‘November Nine’ Players Set Return October 30th to Battle for More Than $25 Million in Prize Money and to Crown Poker’s Next World Champion. The 47th annual World Series of Poker (WSOP) $10, No-Limit Hold’em Championship – commonly referred to as the Main Event – is down to its final nine players (a.k.a. the “November Nine”). LAS VEGAS -- After 10 days of competition, only nine remain out of the field of 6, players in the World Series of Poker main event. The November Nine includes a diverse collection of.
Meet the 2014 November Nine
Prior to , the entire Main Event was played without interruption. Starting in , in an effort to build excitement in the WSOP and to increase ratings for the tape-delayed televised shows, Harrah's Entertainment and ESPN decided to delay the final table until shortly before its scheduled broadcast. The delay would allow ESPN to cover the rest of the tournament leading up to the final table without viewers knowing the winner in advance. After the announcement was made to delay the final table, concerns arose as to how the delay would affect the tournament.
The purity of old-time Las Vegas is gone. The antiquity and purity of the tournament have been liquidated into pure greed and capitalism. When the November Nine was broadcast "almost live," ESPN received criticism because the network showed the winner's name prior to the broadcast.
Poker journalist Dan Skolovy wrote, "It turned out to be a difficult task to avoid hearing the results. Especially since ESPN scrolled the winner on its sports ticker long before the broadcast aired.
Reference:  . Dennis Phillips was an account manager for a commercial trucking company. Peter Eastgate , from Denmark, was one of only two non-North American players to make it to the final table Russian Ivan Demidov was the other. Ylon Schwartz was a former professional chess hustler in New York City parks. Kelly Kim , who had the fewest chips entering the final table, was an established professional player who cashed in numerous events but never won a major tournament.
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Так и хочется их мять и водить по ним язычком. She swallowed it. I expect a call from a gentleman, having the opportunity to pay for any of my needs.
The November Nine includes a diverse collection of players and, come November, one of the largest and loudest crowds the game has ever seen. It also includes a member of the WSOP main event final table, Mark Newhouse, who battled through a roller coaster of a day to enter the final table third in chips. Newhouse finished ninth out of 6, players in He is the first player to make back-to-back final table appearances since Dan Harrington's run in and Coming back four months later and getting no money.
I told myself I wouldn't be disappointed, and whatever happens happens, but it was very, very disappointing. Anything but ninth. Newhouse's road back was extremely different from his journey a year ago. For most of Day 7 in , Newhouse was the short stack and did everything possible to squeeze in. He entered the final 10 last year with just six big blinds and doubled up at the last possible second to keep his dreams alive. This year, he was active late and made a big call against Craig McCorkell with 13 players to go to keep him comfortable when the final 10 approached.
On that bubble he remained active and ultimately knocked out two-time bracelet winner Luis Velador in 10th. Scott Mahin's exit in 18th place resulted in tears from the year-old first-time WSOP participant, who said he was proud to represent his friends and family, both supporting him in Las Vegas and in Elk Point, South Dakota. Only 16 players were left for the minute dinner break, and Jorryt van Hoof seized control at that point, knocking out his fellow countryman Oscar Kemps 14th and Eddy Sabat 16th after a very dramatic river.
Felix Stephensen also emerged as a contender at this time after a surprising million chip pot against Tom Serra 15th. Jorryt van Hoof Van Hoof is a cash-game professional who has a passion for online poker. He's been playing professionally for a decade, owns a highly popular poker training site, and will definitely be in contact with November Niner Michiel Brummelhuis throughout the process.
When we were down to 18, I wasn't happy with my table draw, but I won some good hands, got some chips and things went really well from there. That's an understatement. Van Hoof had the lead for the final two levels and used his stack on the bubble to chip up even more.
A cash cage at the New York, New York Hotel and Casino was robbed early Wednesday, with the armed suspect ultimately escaping in a taxi, authorities reported. The heist took place about 1 a. The man left with an undisclosed amount of cash. That robbery happened while actor James Woods was playing poker; the actor praised the staff's response in the midst of the crime.
They surrendered the money quietly, so no customers would get hurt. Nobody even realized it was happening. Excellent staff, cool under pressure. The so-called Biker Bandit fled on Flamingo Road on motorcycle, but he was later caught and pleaded guilty. After the New York, New York robbery, a casino spokesman issued a statement that said all operations were running normally in the wake of the crime. This article was updated with details on the robbery and comments by Laura Metzler.
Las Vegas police released a still taken from surveillance video of a man suspected of robbing a cashier cage at New York, New York Hotel and Casino. Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department. That suspect escaped in a Chevy Cruze with Nevada plates.
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