1973 World Series of Poker
The 1973 World Series of Poker (WSOP) was a series of poker tournaments held at Binion's Horseshoe. The 1973 series marked the first time a single player won more than one preliminary World Series of Poker event.
|$1,000 Seven Card Razz||Sam Angel||$32,000||Unknown|
|$3,000 Deuce to Seven Draw||Aubrey Day||$16,500||Unknown|
|$1,000 No Limit Hold'em||Walter "Puggy" Pearson||$17,000||Unknown|
|$4,000 Seven-Card Stud||Walter "Puggy" Pearson||$32,000||Eric Drache|
|$3,000 Deuce to Seven Draw||Jack Straus||$16,500||Unknown|
|Limit Ace to Five Draw||Joe Bernstein||$21,000||Unknown|
|Five Card Stud||Bill Boyd||$10,000||Unknown|
There were 13 entrants to the main event. Each paid $10,000 to enter the tournament.
|1st||Walter "Puggy" Pearson||$130,000|
|6th||Brian "Sailor" Roberts||None|