Since no "pocket cam" existed, very few hole cards were actually shown to television viewers.
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48 wsop Poker Academy edit Beginning in 2007, Harrah's announced the creation of the World Series of Poker Academy, a poker school aimed at providing poker players with the skills needed to win a wsop bracelet.23 This scoring system has been used ever since.The action was also broadcast as if live, though on tape-delay.Stephen Graner (pictured) enjoys a big chip lead with nine left in Event #8 and is thus best positioned to claim the 1,319,587 first prize awaiting the winner.Espn's coverage now includes many of the trappings of sports coverage, such as lighter segments (called "The Nuts and interviews.Seat 8: Bryan Piccioli 33,800,000 (42 bb).They played down to the final 18 on Day 2 of Event #10: 10,000 Limit Omaha Hi-Low Championship yesterday, stopping with the bursting of the cash bubble as two-time Omaha Hi-Low bracelet winner Frankie ODell finished in 19th to be the last player eliminated shy.
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