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The 44th Annual World Series of Poker came to a dramatic conclusion after more than 260 hands in the final nine and heads up between Ryan “The Beast” Riess and Jay “Panda” Farber. With only 14 million chips left, the Panda  pushed all in with and the  Beast pounced with an . The flop came down with with no help for Farber, the turn was the – no help again, and still no help arrived as the river paired the board with the  . The Beast’s Rail exploded with chants of “Reiss the Beast” as they poured on to the stage and swarmed their newly crowned World Series of Poker Champion. Riess was now visibly shaken and holding back tears of joy as he made his way over to Farber and congratulated him on a well-fought battle. Of course, Jay “Panda” Farber has nothing to be ashamed of. He outlasted a field of 6,352 main event entries to end up in 2nd place at the final table and take home $5,174,357…not too bad of a consolation prize for a young amateur that we are sure to see again.Ryan "The Beast" Riess

Ryan “The Beast’ Riess, at the age of 23, won the WSOP Main Event, the most coveted bracelet in the game, and $8,361,570, fulfilling his claim that he was the best poker player at this year’s Main Event and that he would win it all. A claim that he ended up repeating to ESPN while standing in front of a massive pile of poker chips and dollars he simply stated “I just think I’m the best poker player in the world.” And so for now, he is.

Congratulations Mr. Riess; you’re indeed a beast.

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On November 5 and 6,  the Final Nine – the November Nine will face each other at the 44th annual World Series of Poker Final Table. Who do you think will win The World Series of Poker Championship  this year and walk away with more than $8 million dollars and the coveted championship title and bracelet? You have just over two days more to predict the winner and win up to $200 of merchandise from the Texas Poker Store.

Here are your November Nine, their chip counts, and their designated seat numbers:

2013 WSOP Championship BraceletSeat 1: Sylvain Loosli – 19,600,000
Seat 2: Michiel Brummelhuis – 11,275,000
Seat 3: Mark Newhouse – 7,350,000
Seat 4: Ryan Riess – 25,875,000
Seat 5: Amir Lehavot – 29,700,000

Seat 6: Marc-Etienne McLaughlin – 26,525,000
Seat 7: JC Tran – 38,000,000
Seat 8: David Benefield – 6,375,000
Seat 9: Jay Farber – 25,975,000

 Go ahead, take your best shot! The first person who correctly selects, picks or otherwise predicts the Grand Champion of the 44th Annual World Series of Poker before the Final Table begins play on November 5, 2013 will win $100 to spend on anything they want from our in stock inventory. In addition, the first person who correctly predicts the winner and the runner-up (second place winner) will win a total of $200 worth of poker-related supplies from our online store. These winnings can be applied to any products in stock at the Texas Poker Store.

We will have our eyes and ears close to the scene at the final poker table and will report to you as it goes down. In the meantime you still have time to enter your prediction and possibly win big at the Texas Poker Store.  The contest is posted on our Facebook page. All you need to do is go to https://www.facebook.com/TexasPokerStore, log in to your facebook account  and enter to win. If you’re on your mobile device, then click here http://l.inkto.it/97hn to access the contest, or if you want just click the “Leave us your Predictions” link below.

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In just over four days from now the Final Nine – the November Nine will face each other at the 44th annual World Series of Poker Final Table. Will you be there?  Who do you think will win The World Series of Poker Championship  this year and walk away with more than $8 million dollars and the coveted championship title and bracelet?

Here are your November Nine, their chip counts, and their designated seat numbers:

Seat 1: Sylvain Loosli – 19,600,000
Seat 2: Michiel Brummelhuis – 11,275,000
Seat 3: Mark Newhouse – 7,350,000
Seat 4: Ryan Riess – 25,875,000
Seat 5: Amir Lehavot – 29,700,000

Seat 6: Marc-Etienne McLaughlin – 26,525,000
Seat 7: JC Tran – 38,000,000
Seat 8: David Benefield – 6,375,000
Seat 9: Jay Farber – 25,975,000

 Go ahead, take your best shot! The first person who correctly selects, picks or otherwise predicts the Grand Champion of the 44th Annual World Series of Poker before the Final Table begins play on November 5, 2013 will win a $100 to spend on anything they want from our in stock inventory. In addition, the first person who correctly predicts the winner and the runner-up (second place winner) will win a total of $200 worth of poker-related supplies from our online store. These winnings can be applied to any products in stock at the Texas Poker Store.

We will have our eyes and ears close to the scene at the final poker table and will report to you as it goes down. In the meantime you still have time to enter your prediction and possibly win big at the Texas Poker Store.  The contest is posted on our Facebook page. All you need to do is go to https://www.facebook.com/TexasPokerStore, log in to your facebook account  and enter to win. If you’re on your mobile device, then click here http://l.inkto.it/97hn to access the contest, or if you want just click the “Leave us your Predictions” link below.

Click here to leave us your Predictions or comments!

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World Series of Poker 2013 Championship BraceletIn just over 30 days from now the Final Nine – the November Nine will face each other at the 44th annual World Series of Poker Final Table. Will you be there?  Who do you think will win The World Series of Poker Championship  this year and walk away with more than $8 million dollars and the coveted championship title and bracelet?

Here are your November Nine, their chip counts, and their designated seat numbers:

Seat 1: Sylvain Loosli – 19,600,000
Seat 2: Michiel Brummelhuis – 11,275,000
Seat 3: Mark Newhouse – 7,350,000
Seat 4: Ryan Riess – 25,875,000
Seat 5: Amir Lehavot – 29,700,000

Seat 6: Marc-Etienne McLaughlin – 26,525,000
Seat 7: JC Tran – 38,000,000
Seat 8: David Benefield – 6,375,000
Seat 9: Jay Farber – 25,975,000

 Go ahead, take your best shot! The first person who correctly selects, picks or otherwise predicts the Grand Champion of the 44th Annual World Series of Poker before the Final Table begins play on November 5, 2013 will win a $100 to spend on anything they want from our in stock inventory. In addition, the first person who correctly predicts the winner and the runner-up (second place winner) will win a total of $200 worth of poker-related supplies from our online store. These winnings can be applied to any products in stock at the Texas Poker Store.

We will have our eyes and ears close to the scene at the final poker table and will report to you as it goes down. In the meantime you still have time to enter your prediction and possibly win big at the Texas Poker Store.  The contest is posted on our Facebook page. All you need to do is go to https://www.facebook.com/TexasPokerStore, log in to your facebook account  and enter to win. If you’re on your mobile device, then click here http://l.inkto.it/97hn to access the contest.

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