World Series of Poker - Season 2006

Tuesday 12:00 AM on ESPN Premiered May 08, 1970 In Season


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Episode Guide

  • Learning from the Legend
    45 players remain in the chase for the $12 million first prize. So far, the stars have been the young, aggressive players weaned on Internet poker. But as the field dwindles, the odds for the three top professionals still alive increases. Allen Cunningham, Jeffrey Lisandro and Prahlad Friedman have all played patiently, allowing the aggressors to knock each other out. Now, it's their turn to make a move and put a dent in the growing chip stack of chip leader, Jamie Gold. At the Featured Table, Lisandro and Friedman square off.moreless
  • Be One With the Money
    In Day 4 of the 2006 World Series of Poker Main Event, the man getting all the attention is amateur Dmirti Nobles. The former car salesman has captivated the Rio Poker Room will an aggressive, high risk playing style has put him on top of the leaderboard – but also could cause his doom. Nobles is at the Featured Table. Also in the field, defending champ Joseph Hachem, who has already defeated more players than he beat last year.moreless
  • Like Mother, Like Son
    David Williams is one of the brightest young stars on the World Series of Poker Circuit. However, is task of one day becoming a World Series of Poker Champion has just gotten tougher. Now he must deal with his mother and Poker newcomer, Shirley Williams, who is grabbing everybody's attention on the Poker Circuit. Watch this great story, Right Now on The World Series of Poker!moreless
  • Matasow's Thinking Championship
    When we last saw Mike Matasow, he was basking in the glory of a miraculous comeback story. Shortly after being released from jail, he made the Final Table of the 2005 Main Event, then won the Tournament of Champions. In all, it was a $3 million payday. Now, it's all gone. Matasow is hoping the 2006 Main Event is the catalyst that helps him reclaim his spot on top of the poker world. In this, the next session of the Main Event's opening round, he's at the Featured Table.moreless