In conjunction with the World Series of Poker (WSOP), the 2013 Mega Stack Poker Series is currently taking place at Caesars Palace. The main event started on Tuesday.
A total of 2,161 players entered the Championship Event during the three days of entry, which ended yesterday, with a $1,080 buy-in for 30,000 chips. On Friday, only 382 players remained and will play in the finals and compete for a piece of the total prize pool of $2,096,170. The main event could last up to six days, with the final day of play occurring Sunday. The first place winner will take home $340,628.