Poker Hall of Fame to add a new member
This year, the Poker Hall of Fame will add a new member. This time, only one player will enter the poker's elite club.
Now, WSOP.com is holding a vote for a new member of the Poker Hall of Fame and everyone can submit their candidates.
The current poker legends of poker's elite club also participate in this selection. Their votes will also be counted.
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However, not all players can join the legendary poker team. To be awarded this honor, nominee must meet the following criteria:
- Play against the strongest recognized players;
- Play at high limits;
- Be over 40 years of age;
- Be an authority figure among other poker players for many years;
- Stand the test of time;
- Help promote poker and its popularization.
This year, the following world poker stars can enter the Poker Hall of Fame: Chris Ferguson, Antonio Esfandiari, Patrik Antonius, Isai Scheinberg, Matt Savage, Eli Elezra and Ted Forrest. Everyone have opportunity to vote or propose a candidate until 14 October. Caesars Entertainment will announce a new member of the Poker Hall of Fame on 17 October.