Antonio Esfandiari, who hasn’t done much on the poker circuit since Bush’s first term, is also among the players set to play, for some reason. Or maybe he’s just going to do table side magic or something.
The nationally televised single elimination tournament, which was won last year by Paul Wasicka, is set to take place February 29 – March 2 at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas just as the LA Poker Classic wraps at the Commerce. The show will air on NBC in April and May.
For more on the NBC Heads-Up Championship go to the official site here.
For what 2006 WSOP Main Event champ Jamie Gold had to say about Wicked Chops Poker at last year’s NBC Heads-Up championship go here.
For why you should go read a book, go here.