March 17th, 2004, 2:53 am EST
2004 World Series of Blackjack Info
The World Series of Blackjack began on March 15th on the Game Show Network, and the King will be featuring continuing coverage of this event.
The World Series of Blackjack will be hosted at the Mohegan Sun by Matt Vasgersian and Melana Scantlin, and will consist of seven episodes. The WSOB will feature some of the top blackjack players in the world, including Stanford Wong, considered the Godfather of Blackjack, and Regina Guzior, who is one of the top blackjack players in the country, and is legally blind.
The World Series will award $250,000 in total prizes, with $100,000 going to the winner. The series was taped January 24th and 25th at the Mohegan Sun, and will air from mid March until the beginning of May.
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