The World Series Of Poker was brought to life in 1970 when the Horseshoe Casino's annual gaming event got a life of it's own and between then and now, the WSOP has grown in popularity to become on of the premier poker tournaments on the planet.
Players today compete in a wide range of poker tournaments for the right to enter the final rounds of this prestigious event. The events scattered around the world take in a huge range of casinos and poker rooms and is host to some of the hottest competition available today.
The W.S.O.P. is help at Hararh's Casino in Las Vegas, usually over a two week period and starts with 1,000's of players vying to be the best in the world.
In recent years, the W.S.O.P. has opened the competition to online poker players as well. This has lead to some of the biggest poker rooms around offering tournaments that let any of their players win a seat at the table in the W.S.O.P. These tournaments are usually very tightly contested. The players in these tournaments can do extremely well. Party Poker sent Aaron Kanter to the 2005 W.S.O.P. championships where he walked away with $2 million for a forth place, and all because he entered an online tournament for $55. Not a bad investment at all.
Knowing that this can be done, there's no reason why you can't win a seat in the W.S.O.P. for yourself, and be amongst the biggest names in poker today. You can win a seat on the W.S.O.P. championship by playing tournaments offered by these great poker rooms: