During the dinner break, World Series of Poker officials released some official numbers. The 2013 WSOP Event #62: $10,000 No-Limit Hold'em Main Event has officially attracted 6,352 players and created a prize pool of $59,708,800. The exact payout structure has yet to be determined, but the eventual winner will be taking home $8,359,531.
According to the WSOP, the youngest player in this year’s WSOP Main Event was Rayan Chamas, of Dollard-des Ormeaux, Quebec, Canada, who is playing today at 21 years, 8 days old. The oldest player to participate in this year’s WSOP is 92-year-old William Wachter of Carmel, New York, who is also in action today.