Poker players and fans await the arrival of actor Vince Vaughn, who has been chosen as the “Celebrity Master of Ceremonies” in WSOP . World Series of Poker Late last year but has yet to appear in the 2022 series.
And on Wednesday, the star of movies like swingersAnd the dribble ballAnd the Wedding Crashers, appeared for the first time in his series in elegant style, appearing in a Caesar costume. Not only did Vaughn give the usual “shuffle and deal” announcement to players in today’s 1D field, but he also revealed the tournament bracelet for the eventual winner of the $10,000 main event.
Vaughn received questions from the media, in which he spoke of his interest in poker and Las Vegas. Both swingers And the dribble ball Scenes were filmed in the city. When asked, Vaughn said his favorite players are Daniel Negriano, Phil Ivey and Phil Hellmuth.
There were only 3,580 entries during the first three flights, changing the schedule from WSOP . World Series of Poker. The original plan for Day 1A and 1B was to begin gathering flights on Day 1 of Day 2, and Day 1C and 1D would follow. However, due to the massive field expected for Day 1 D, tournament officials decided to bring back survivors from Day 1 C one day before the merger With day 1a and 1b.
WSOP . World Series of Poker Main Event a program they change
Due to the field sizes on flights 1A and 1B of the main event, flight 1C will now be combined with the first two flights to create day 2ABC on Thursday, July 7 at 11am. Today 2D will run as scheduled on July 8 at 11am. pic.twitter.com/S0FG07FxQt
– WSOP . World Series of Poker (WSOP) 4 July 2022
The WSOP . World Series of Poker Be warned that today 1D is going to be so crowded, that players can expect to be seated with ten hands at first. Although the facilities at Bally’s and Paris Las Vegas are large enough to accommodate nearly 600 poker tables, there is also a shortage of dealers to move around. Sure enough, that was exactly the situation when he started playing on Wednesday.
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– Kevin Mathers (@Kevmath) 6 July 2022
The last minute schedule change infuriated many players who were planning to use the given day off for rest or even to play other events. So this move caused me MGM The Grand may change its main event schedule for a day to accommodate players.
Come on Tweet embed Some people have work schedules and things planned around your schedule. You can’t make such a big change so late! There is no choice now but to play in Day 1D because I’m busy on Thursday… which I’ve been avoiding at all costs due to it being 10 times. plz plan to me they change A 9 as soon as possible
– John Turner (@PearlJammed) 5 July 2022
You are Can‘T DO this is!
People scored other tournaments and planned schedules accordingly.
– Matthew_Waxman 4 July 2022
I had planned to play 1C, glad I didn’t. I will not play at all. Change the schedule in the middle of the game, not taking into account the player’s plans.
– George Waller (@aspudster1) 5 July 2022
This last moment changed completely unacceptable. Do you WSOP . World Series of Poker Just think of themselves? I have a pre-commitment on Thursday and the only reason I signed up to play today is because I can play on day two on Friday.
– DDP (@RunninRebel93) 5 July 2022
Although the schedule has changed, this year WSOP . World Series of Poker The main event is expected to break the record for the largest field in history. The current record is 8,773 participants, in 2006 when Jamie Gold earned $12 million and the title. The main event of 2019 approached, with 8,569 players participating.
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