Drew Amato has been covering the World Series of Poker since 2014. This year he’s covered the U.S. Poker Open and Super High Roller Bowl for Poker Central. Daily during the Main Event, Amato will share his favorite images from the World Series of Poker. Enjoy this recurring piece as, in his own words, Amato describes the biggest moments in the game.
For only the fourth time in poker history, the $1,000,000 Big One for One Drop was on the calendar, in Las Vegas for the first time since 2014. The tournament drew 27 entrants, made up of the best players in the world mixed in with a variety of other players willing to stomach risking their seven-figure investment on the turn of a card.