2011 WSOP Schedule and Dates Announced

We'll get to see the likes of Sara Underwood (and others) at the WSOP beginning May 31, 2011.

It was announced today that the 2011 World Series of Poker (WSOP) will take place from Tuesday, May 31, 2011 through Tuesday, July 19, 2011.

The first tournament begins the day after Memorial Day and the 2011 WSOP Main Event will begin on Thursday, July 7th (with four scheduled Day 1’s).

Ending any speculation to the contrary, the WSOP will once again be held in the Convention Center of the Rio.

Also announced is a new provision where play will be stopped after 10 levels have been completed for every tournament.

The full tourney scheduled will be released in January.


8 Responses

  1. Brian G.

    December 22, 2010 1:26 pm, Reply

    As is now customary, the WSOP Main Event will be the final tournament of the annual WSOP, with its conclusion slated for Tuesday, July 19, after reaching the final table of nine players.

    Is this the end of the November Nine?

  2. compncards

    December 22, 2010 3:52 pm, Reply

    Actually, as I pointed out, the words “November Nine” were never used. This could be a hint of the end of that concept.

  3. mark

    December 24, 2010 9:54 am, Reply

    i hope this is the end of the November Nine……might be one of the dumbest things ever about poker. ok we are down to nine players, come back in FOUR months to finish. what a joke.

  4. Remby

    January 22, 2011 10:17 am, Reply

    WTF is taking so long to post up the 2011 WSOP schedule ????

    Every time I look on-line, all that is posted is : “to be posted in Jan.” , well 70% of Jan. is over dude and they still haven’t posted crap ! Let go !!!

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