World Poker Series

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From left, Jake Balsiger, Greg Merson and Jesse Sylvia begin play during the World Series of Poker Final Table event in Las Vegas. AP Photo/Julie Jacobson

From left, Jake Balsiger, Greg Merson and Jesse Sylvia begin play during the World Series of Poker Final Table event in Las Vegas. AP Photo/Julie Jacobson

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Jake Balsiger is congratulated by friends after doubling his earnings on an all in bet during the World Series of Poker Final Table event in Las Vegas. AP Photo/Julie Jacobson

Jake Balsiger is congratulated by friends after doubling his earnings on an all in bet during the World Series of Poker Final Table event in Las Vegas. AP Photo/Julie Jacobson

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Jake Balsiger watches the flop after an all in-bet during the World Series of Poker Final Table event in Las Vegas. Balsiger won the hand and spiked his double. AP Photo/Julie Jacobson

Jake Balsiger watches the flop after an all in-bet during the World Series of Poker Final Table event in Las Vegas. Balsiger won the hand and spiked his double. AP Photo/Julie Jacobson

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From left, Jake Balsiger, Greg Merson and Jesse Sylvia begin play during the World Series of Poker final table in Las Vegas. AP Photo/Julie Jacobson

From left, Jake Balsiger, Greg Merson and Jesse Sylvia begin play during the World Series of Poker final table in Las Vegas. AP Photo/Julie Jacobson

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Jake Balsiger pulls in the pot after winning a hand during the World Series of Poker final table in Las Vegas. AP Photo/Julie Jacobson

Jake Balsiger pulls in the pot after winning a hand during the World Series of Poker final table in Las Vegas. AP Photo/Julie Jacobson

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A security guard keeps watch over a stack of money backstage during the World Series of Poker Final Table event in Las Vegas. AP Photo/Julie Jacobson

A security guard keeps watch over a stack of money backstage during the World Series of Poker Final Table event in Las Vegas. AP Photo/Julie Jacobson

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Jake Balsiger is congratulated by friends after winning the 289th hand and doubling up during the World Series of Poker Final Table event, early in Las Vegas. AP Photo/Julie Jacobson

Jake Balsiger is congratulated by friends after winning the 289th hand and doubling up during the World Series of Poker Final Table event, early in Las Vegas. AP Photo/Julie Jacobson

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Greg Merson stacks his chips during the World Series of Poker Final Table event in Las Vegas. AP Photo/Julie Jacobson

Greg Merson stacks his chips during the World Series of Poker Final Table event in Las Vegas. AP Photo/Julie Jacobson

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Jesse Sylvia, right, watches early play from opponents during the World Series of Poker Final Table event in Las Vegas. AP Photo/Julie Jacobson

Jesse Sylvia, right, watches early play from opponents during the World Series of Poker Final Table event in Las Vegas. AP Photo/Julie Jacobson

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Fans cheer for Jesse Sylvia during the World Series of Poker Final Table event in Las Vegas. AP Photo/Julie Jacobson

Fans cheer for Jesse Sylvia during the World Series of Poker Final Table event in Las Vegas. AP Photo/Julie Jacobson

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Jake Balsiger reacts to supporters after betting all in and winning the pot on a hand during the World Series of Poker Final Table event in Las Vegas. AP Photo/Julie Jacobson

Jake Balsiger reacts to supporters after betting all in and winning the pot on a hand during the World Series of Poker Final Table event in Las Vegas. AP Photo/Julie Jacobson

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Greg Merson, left, and Jesse Sylvia watch play during the World Series of Poker Final Table event in Las Vegas. AP Photo/Julie Jacobson

Greg Merson, left, and Jesse Sylvia watch play during the World Series of Poker Final Table event in Las Vegas. AP Photo/Julie Jacobson

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A jack-o-lantern sits on the stage during the World Series of Poker Final Table event in Las Vegas. AP Photo/Julie Jacobson

A jack-o-lantern sits on the stage during the World Series of Poker Final Table event in Las Vegas. AP Photo/Julie Jacobson

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