World Series of Poker 2012 - $1 million buy-in - Something really big at WSOP 2012 !! There are 30 players confirmed to enter in a high stakes poker tournament with $1 million buy-in to play for the huge prize of $12.3 million. This high stakes poker tournament was organized by Guy Laliberté (Cirque du Soleil owner) to rise money (11% of the buy-ins) for his non-governmental organization, One Drop.
These high roller players are 10 professional poker players and 20 rich businessmen.
The final table of this million dollar poker tournament will be broadcasted live on ESPN.
The biggest prize pool on WSOP was $12 million in 2006 won by Jamie Gold.