2008 WSOP Day 27: Senior moment

Rio at Night

Most of the attention at the 2008 World Series of Poker is on the Seniors No-Limit World Championship at the moment.

The event is playing out its final table today, but at 5 p.m. that attention will probably shift to one of the Chip Jett, Shannon Shorr, Erik Seidel and Joe Hachem are among those still in.

Check out our live coverage of Event 43 for all the juicy details and find out who will make it through another day of play.

Event 44

The $1,000 No-Limit Hold'em with Rebuys event got under way at noon today, and the words of the day for the first couple hours were "all-in" and "rebuy."

There's still no official word on how many players showed up and what they shelled out extra in rebuys to boost the prize pool. However, we can tell you about some of the pros who took a seat in the event at noon and which ones have already had to head to the rail.

Some of the pros already busted include Antonio Esfandiara, Ted Lawson, Jeff Madsen, Nam Le and Alex Jacob. Jimmy "Gobboboy" Fricke also made an appearance, but busted early. Fricke has two cashes so far in his first-ever WSOP.

The pros still in it include Mark Seif, J.C. Tran, Brandon Cantu, Sorel Mizzi, Scott Clements, Shannon Elizabeth, Kathy Liebert, JJ Liu, Vanessa Rousso, Men "The Master" Nguyen and more.

For our coverage of the event, visit the Event 44 live updates.

Event 45

At 5 p.m. the $50,000 H.O.R.S.E. World Championship will get under way and is sure to draw in some of the biggest names in poker. You're not going to want to miss our live coverage of the event as the WSOP's biggest-buy-in tournament kicks off.

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