World Series of Poker coverage begins on ESPN

All new poker programming hits the ESPN airwaves tonight as the sports network kicks off their annual coverage of the 2013 World Series of Poker. Starting at 9pm EST, for two hours, the first episode follows Daniel Negreanu as he captains the inaugural WSOP-APAC Main Event Final Table en route to bracelet number five.

Next Tuesday, the cameras catch all the action as Jeremy Ausmus, Joe Tehan, Brock Parker, Max Steinberg, Jonathan Hilton and more battle it out at the WSOP National Championship Final Table.

Then, set the DVRs as every Tuesday from August 6 to October 29, with the exception of 2 weeks in September, is dedicated to the 2013 WSOP Main Event from Las Vegas as the march to the virtually live coverage of the November 9 begins on Monday, November 4.

The season wraps up on Tuesday, November 5 when the final 3 play down to a new Main Event Champion and the over $8.3 million first place prize is awarded.

The complete schedule of ESPN’s coverage of the World Series of Poker, with dates and times, can be found on ESPN.