Doyle Brunson shall be the main feature of Poker After Dark's "Godfather Week" and he will be playing two special high-stakes mixed game sessions right inside Bobby's Room at the Bellagio in October 23 and 24.
The octogenarian legend who also goes by the nickname Texas Dolly shall be joined at the all-star table by Dan "Jungleman" Cates, Gus Hansen, and other players who regularly play at Bobby's Room. Expect to see hundreds of thousands of bucks passing hands throughout the night. The participants shall be playing limit mixed games at $1,500/$3,000 blinds.
Fans can watch "Godfather Week"live on the PokerGo app. Every player will have to buy-in for at least $50,000, but most of them will begin with a bigger stack.
Poker After Dark began airing on NBC in 2007, and since then the show has featured some of the biggest televised cash games in poker history.
Poker After Dark "Godfather Week" players:
Dan "Jungleman" Cates
All players mentioned shall compete in both nights of Oct 23 and 24. These poker pros are all regulars in the high-stakes cash games at the Bellagio. They are usually found playing nosebleed games inside the famous Bobby's Room, named after Bobby Baldwin.
The new "Poker After Dark" airs weekly at the PokerGo Studio in Aria Resort and Casino located on the Las Vegas strip. However, for these upcoming two episodes, the venue shall be moved down the street, a block away to the Bellagio.