From the 40th World Series of Poker dawns us, we take the time to look through 40 minutes tournaments.

40th The Curse of 90 people. To the untrained eye Victor Goulding is your normal 90 years people. The most important meeting of 2005, was actually a penalty of 10 minutes to get to curse the table. British girlfriend Vicky Coren was sitting next to the man, but we can not say with certainty whether it was the cause of the aberration of the elderly.

Extensions Hellmuth 39th there is what he called the guy a spell idiot, or if another player is released is capable of «poker», let alone play. Nuggets with too many to choose from, has chosen to group all WPT magazine in a collective group. Good work, Phil

Carry 38th players WSOP final table Tricky The last years of the Year Erick Lindgren introduced last three races, but he opted for the hardest of all his first bracelet. Players who had to dodge around to collect $ 5, 000 Mixed Hold’em title included Justin Bonomo, Andrew Robl, Roland de Wolfe, David ‘Chino’ Rheem, Howard Lederer, David Williams, Pat Pezzin and Isaac Haxton. Easy.

In a depressant to 37th warmest moments of the history of the WSOP, Jeff Lisandro, insert the additional allegations of Prahlad Friedman to defend not to allow $ 5, 000. Video cameras showed Australia well and understand what has become a very heated «debate» between the two actors themselves.

36th United States urges Iran Mansour Matloubi is the first non-American winner of the Main Event in 1990, before the deposit in 1993. He was eliminated in fourth place by eventual winner Jim Bechel without the world of poker is another masterpiece twice.

35th A glimmer of hope against the gold of the final table of the 2006 World Series hopes to realize many other professionals, Allen Cunningham. Warriors with the steam train, eat blueberries Jamie Gold was, there was a glimmer of hope when Cunningham took a lantern with a high gold as small. There must be good, be completely finished fourth Tilt.

Honestly the 34th Bizarre … No doubt that the WSOP Main Event attracts all kinds. If Hevad Khan is swinging the chair and dance like a Red Bull or Baloo Joe Sebok fed back dressed as Batman’s sidekick Robin (then a bear wear and Superman …), there is always someone who is disguised clown. Phil Laak is also spending the day an old man. Vraiment bewildered mind.

Lederer Wins 33rd bracelet … Finally, we can not understand what made him so long, but Howard Lederer has finally broken his WSOP bracelet by winning the $ 5, 000 limit voodoo Omaha event in 2000. The number of the final table he had done before without winning cheese? Twelve.

32nd Las Vegas Country has paid his respects to Poker Chip Reese lost one of its brightest lights in December 2007, when ‘Chip’ Reese David died. Each player pays tribute to man’s tail, Doyle Brunson said «the best player I ever played,» the $ 50, 000 HORSE tournament was the man who gave the title won in the first year. The movement was a class apart, a bit like chip itself.

Poker is rigged 31st … If you’ve ever wanted to take your laptop to the pool after one of these bad shots, think of a body Harman and Hudson had endured fickle mistress called Fate: Corey Zeidman vs Jennifer Harman.

Increase Harman with QQ is called by the Zeidman 9d-8d and others. Having cold Jd Qh Ts-flop, flop, a right set up and Harman Zeidman. The petite lady took the initiative to Td, but the sudden end came when the licensee has complied with the 7d on the river. Ouch.

Sammy Farha vs Oliver Hudson. Stump $ 10, 000. Sit, look tens. Start the opening of Sammy Farha, flop a full house. Slowplay, you get your money in, you realize cold at AAT were decorated on the flop, get your coat and leave. Thank you and good night.

30th 2005 – The year of the original ‘Pro’ Before all this hoo-ha about the Year Pro last year, there was another year in the Pro showed what they are made. In 2005, the bracelets for Allen Cunningham, Josh Arieh, Erik Seidel, TJ Cloutier, Barry Greenstein, Todd Brunson, Doyle Brunson, Johnny Chan, Phil Ivey, Mark Seif, Willie Tann … and Jennifer Tilly.

29th «Aussie, Aussie, Aussie!» Joe Hachem: a very nice guy and a great ambassador of poker, but Strewth – it noisy fans! King 2005 main event was a contingent cheering sounding more like a football terrace, the final table at the Rio carnival true.

Bridesmaid 28th TJ Cloutier Cloutier Again is one of the winningest poker players, all the time, but a mother, could not break the buy-in of $ 10, 000 Main Event. He came second twice, first in 1985 (losing to Bill Smith), and then, most famously, against Chris Ferguson «Jesus» In 2000, when Ferguson A-9 a miracle nine on the river to beat AQ Outdraw TJ.

27th Annie Duke won the Tournament of Champions in 2004, lost in Celebrity Apprentice Joan Rivers (can stop booing), but Annie Duke has his moment of fame when he won the WSOP Tournament of Champions in 2004. Again, it was the center of some compelling television, although older brother Howard Lederer stunned third. The cold heart or what?

26th Hollywood Hits Sin City short stellar moment for good in the summer of chaos in Las Vegas, with Oliver Hudson Novato (see s 31)., Jennifer Tilly Get a bracelet, and the likes of Ben Affleck, Matt Damon and Tobey Maguire play game on a very competitive level. Anything that brings Shannon Elizabeth at the poker tables can not be bad, right?

25th Can not write about it … Well, you can if you are James McManus. Add to Series title in 2000 in an article for a magazine, journalist quickly became trapped Las Vegas and got his shots before qualifying for the main event. He received the deposit and the final touches. The whole story was immortalized in «Positively Fifth Street» and worth always an hour late.

24th Transatlantic Demidov. After booking their place in the November 9, Ivan Demidov was decided at the final table of the Main Event this year was not enough. On the way to London, where he tried his form at the World Series of Poker Europe froze. Finally took third place behind fellow champion Stanislav Alekhin Moscow and John Juanda. The dream of media relations and began Demidov one step closer to Las Vegas before. In the hands of Peter Eastgate heads up

Fossilman 23rd struggle for the crown. With field sizes as large as they are in the modern game, Johnny Chan many back-to-back wins in ’87 and ’88 believe that never repeats. Skeptics had to hold their breath for five days if, as Greg Raymer made four final tables in 2005, finally broke down in 25.