WSOP Main Event Almost Back To 2006 Success Levels WSOP Main Event Almost Back To 2006 Success Levels

The World Series of Poker (WSOP) Main Event has attracted the biggest field in thirteen years, official figures reveal.

In total, WSOP welcomed 8,569 entrants to play the $10,000 buy-in Main Event to build a total event prize pool of over $80 million. It is just 204 players shy of the record-setting Main Event of 2006.

It was also revealed that the 2019 day 1C was the largest sitting for a single Main Event day in history, with a total of 4,877 entrants.