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Live streaming of World Series of Poker (WSOP) events will be available at PokerGO, the OTT platform of Poker Central from June 2 till July 17.
Covering the action on all thirteen days of the Main Event and two days of the Big One for One Drop, Poker Central will also bring for its viewers tuning in from their laptops, mobile phones or tablets, live action on the final table of many other poker variant WSOP tournaments.
“We’re eager to continue our live coverage of the WSOP on PokerGO for the second year running. Our expanded coverage schedule including a wide array of poker variants will give our viewers even more opportunities to follow all the action of the world’s most prestigious tournament series”, said vice-president (Content) Poker Central, Sam Simmons.
The WSOP Main Event was covered live wall-to-wall for the first time in 2017 after Poker Central entered an agreement with WSOP. This year too, in addition to TV coverage by ESPN, Poker Central will offer poker fans an opportunity to watch the exciting action from the Main Event.
“We’re looking forward to having Poker Central and ESPN tag team coverage for the WSOP again this year. Fans can expect stellar storylines and wall-to-wall coverage throughout the event and during the ‘Big One for One Drop”, stated Executive Director of the WSOP Ty Stewart.
At PokerGO the live streaming will be anchored by Ali Nejad, who is the voice of ‘Poker After Dark’ and Lon McEachern who will be the play-by-play commentator for WSOP. ESPN color commentator Norman Chad and several other commentators will also join in for offering highlights and game action to live viewers.
Some of the WSOP events being live streamed include the final table coverage of $3K NLHE Shootout, $100KNLHE High Roller, $1,500 NLHE 6-Handed, $1,500 Pot Limit Omaha, $50K Poker Players Championship, $10K Seven Card Stud, $10K Limit 2-7 Lowball Triple Draw, $10K PLO Championship, $10K Main Event, $10K H.O.R.S.E, $1,500 Stud Hi-Lo 8 or Better and $1,500 Eight Game Mix.