Las Vegas hosted World Series of Poker.
Las Vegas hosted World Series of Poker.

Martin Jacobson of Sweden took home the top prize in the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas, winning $10 million on Tuesday night. He began playing online poker after late nights at a restaurant where he was training to become a chef. Tuesday was his first time winning first place at the World Series, beating the runner up with three tens. There were 6700 entrants in the competition, each of whom paid $10,000 in entry fees for a chance at the pot. Read more: nytimes.com

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