A Visual Guide to Day 1a of 2013 WSOP Main Event

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6 July 2013, Created By: Arthur Crowson
A Visual Guide to Day 1a of 2013 WSOP Main Event

Every poker fan should travel to Las Vegas to see the WSOP Main Event in all its glory.

But let’s say you can’t. Well we’ve compiled a solid cross-section of photos that illustrate just what it’s like to be at the biggest poker tournament in the world.

The following photos capture the highs, lows and everywhere in between on Day 1a of the 2013 Main Event.

You’ll see some celebs, poker pros, athletes and regular Joes. Poker is a melting pot and nowhere is that more evident than the Main Event where almost every group you can think of is represented.

Check it out after the jump (photos by BJ Nemeth and Arthur Crowson):

WSOP Bracelet
What everyone is playing for this year. The 2013 WSOP ME Bracelet.
2013 WSOP Main Event
Brasilia Room before players take their seats.
Chips and a chair
Every player started with Ruffles chips and a chair.
Elisabeth Hille
Elisabeth Hille, one of the last women standing last year.
2013 WSOP Main Event
Players take their seats
Nate Silver
Nate Silver does an interview with PokerListings.com
2013 WSOP Main Event
Players vacate Brasili Room.
NavarreteRail
Poker fans take in the action.
Paul Pierce
French pro Ludovic Lacay and NBA star Paul Pierce in $10k PLO.
4057 Kevin Pollak
Actor Kevin Pollak
Paul Pierce
Cards, chips and Paul Pierce's massive NBA championship ring.
Gavin Smith
Canadian pro Gavin Smith. Canadians have won 10 bracelets this summer.
HallwayBreaktime
Players charging through the halls on break.
7063 Featured Table w Joe Cada n Tatiana Barausova n Remko
Former champ Joe Cada at the feature tables. Many more days of action remain at the 2013 WSOP Main Event.
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