The big day has arrived! The long-awaited 2013 World Series of Poker Main Event final table is about to start and the remaining 9 players have a $26,662,046 prize pool to play for, including the first prize of $8,359,531 that comes along with the coveted WSOP gold bracelet!
The cards will be in the air at 5:30 PM Las Vegas time in the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino's Penn & Teller Theater. According to WSOP's website, ESPN2 will cover Monday's action, which begins with 9 players until only 3 remain. On Tuesday, November 5 at 6.00 PM, ESPN will broadcast the final day of play!
JC Tran is the big favourite to take down the whole thing. The 36-year-old poker professional from Sacramento, California has 44 previous WSOP cashes, including 2 WSOP gold bracelets and a WSOP Circuit Ring! Tran will enjoy an 8 million chip advantage over his closest opponent at the final table (Amir Lehavot) and the question is: Will anyone be able to stop him?
Below you'll find some information on all the finalists (from WSOP.com - click to enlarge). May the best man win!