The Westgate and CG Technology sports books each reported ticket ratios of 15-1 in favor of Conor McGregor and the ratio is almost 40-1 at MGM Resorts, which has taken more than 2,500 wagers on McGregor and only 65 on Floyd Mayweather.
Inspired by Conor McGregor’s recent prediction that he’ll knock out Floyd Mayweather Jr. “inside four rounds,” the Westgate sports book posted a prop on their Aug. 26 boxing match.
Michael Ruane’s quest for back-to-back Main Event final tables remains intact, and he will be in 16th place when Day 7 of the $10,000 buy-in No-limit Texas Hold ’em World Championship begins at noon Monday at the Rio Convention Center.
A year after he “brainfarted” himself out of the World Series of Poker Main Event, Bryan Piccioli was near the top of the leaderboard most of Day 6 at the Rio Convention Center.
Poker pro Robin Helege of Munich has the chip lead with 85 players left in the $10,000 buy-in No-limit Texas Hold ’em World Championship.
Randy Lew, better known by his online alias “Nanonoko,” is famous for playing up to 24 tables of online poker at a time.
Mickey Craft, the entertaining resident of Elizabeth, West Virginia, emerged as the early star of the World Series of Poker Main Event.
Danielle Andersen, who was featured in the 2013 film “Bet, Raise, Fold” about online poker, finished in 402nd place Friday at the World Series of Poker Main Event.
Nick Petrangelo, a former golfer and hockey player at Division III Skidmore College (New York), is poised for a deep run in the World Series of Poker Main Event.
Thirty-four players will start Day 4 of the World Series of Poker Main Event on Thursday with more than 1 million chips in a closely contested race. Patrick Lavecchia of Sellersville, Pennsylvania, has the overall lead with 1.552 million chips