After being on hiatus for three years, HarrahÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Entertainment announced the Tournament of Champions will be returning to the World Series of Poker. The Tournament will be changed into an Ã¢â‚¬ËœAll-StarÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ format and will have a $1 million prize pool up for grabs. ESPN will be filming the event and then air it on August 3rd as a two hour event.
The 2009/2010 Season of Circuit Events schedule has been announced by the World Series of Poker and the schedule includes eleven United States stops. The WSOP Circuit travels around the United States and stops at HarrahÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s owned casinos where local players as well as visitors can participate in the available tournaments.
It was announced today that the 2009 World Series of Poker Europe will be offering players four events to win a coveted bracelet. The WSOPE will begin on September 18th and continue through October 1st. HarrahÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Entertainment and the WSOPE announced the bracelet number today as well as the addition of new events on the schedule.
Reports have been scattered across the internet over the past few days stating the HarrahÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Entertainment has banned swearing from the World Series of Poker. Profanities will no longer be accepted at the table and if used the player or players will be penalized.
Poker players will be excited to learn that pre-registration has now begun for the 2009 World Series of Poker. HarrahÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Entertainment recently announced that players can now pre-register for the WSOP at the main cage of the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino or online at www.worldseriesofpoker.com.