WSOP entrants down as play begins in Las Vegas
LAS VEGAS -- The main event of the World Series of Poker is on pace to undershoot last year's total significantly and trim several million dollars off the top place prize.
Organizers said the event kicked off the first of four opening days with 1,287 players.
If the same number register over each of the four opening days, the 5,150 total would be far fewer than the 8,773 who participated last year.
Fewer entrants means the prize pool ...
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