I know the Poker Shrink was not a fan of the World Series of QQWIN99 putting the final table players in a tent. The “Sequestrium” apparently was not a hit with the winner of the 2007 WSOP Ladies Event either. Here is what Ladies Champion Sally Anne Boyer had to say:
“We were sequestered in a TV room with space for only nine spectator seats. The security was tight and it was really small. Some of the women were very upset about it because each of the players was only allowed one guest inside the tent. There was a gentleman who narrated our play, two cameramen and a waitress. We felt like we were in jail.”.
The WSOP staff, particularly Commissioner Jeffery Pollack, are always saying they are open to input from the players. Well Commissioner here is some clear input. Only time will tell if anyone is listening.
UIGEA: One Year After
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