The 2010 World Series of Poker Europe’s second event jumped off at the Empire in London Thursday with 120 runners including the likes of Phil Hellmuth dropping £5,250 to play a little Pot-Limit Omaha. Among them were some of the most recognizable names in the game, including Phil Ivey, Tom Dwan, Michael Mizrachi, Annette Obrestad, Chris Ferguson and Phil Hellmuth.
month: september 2010
Phil Hellmuth is all set to be joined by a new set of poker stars after the 2010 Poker Hall of Fame nominees was announced. Considered one of the biggest honors in poker, the next step of the process will now involve the 16 living members of the Hall, as well as a panel of 17 media personnel, getting together to choose the eventual winner.
Created in 1979 by Benny Binion, the exclusive Poker Hall of Fame boasts 38 players and includes such legends of the game as Johnny Moss, Nick the Greek, Wild Bill Hickok, Doyle Brunson, Chip Reese, Stu Unga, and Phil Hellmuth.