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$15 Mil Online Super Series Underway, Virtual WSOP Met With Mixed Feelings

Written by:
Ace King
Published on:
Jun/15/2020

The Americas Cardroom Online Super Series seamlessly got underway Sunday.  The $15 million guaranteed tournament runs through June 28.  Americas Cardroom has seen dramatic growth during the worldwide pandemic as millions of people were forced to stay home and many continue to do so.

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Andrew Burnett of PokerTube writes:

"The decision to offer 85 WSOP bracelets for online events has seen two camps emerge – those who feel it lessens the value of the bracelet, and those who see it as both necessary and positive…"

It was Brandon Shack-Harris who sparked the debate, the Wisconsin-born pro the owner of two such WSOP gold’s himself, but wondering if the WSOP were ‘double-dipping’ the pool at the expense of their brand."

- Ace King, Gambling911.com

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