At long last you will no longer need to watch replays of last year’s WSOP as ESPN have started broadcasting the new 2009 World Series of Poker episodes which began yesterday with the first TV broadcast of the WSOP 2009 being the 40th Anniversary $40k NLHE tournament which was shown at 8pm to 10pm EST on 28th July.
With the next major ESPN poker TV event being the WSOP Champions Cup Invitational event which will be televised on the 4th August followed shortly afterwards by the Ante Up For Africa Charity tourney set to be hitting your TV on the 11th, check the full ESPN Poker TV schedule for the WSOP 2009 by reading the rest of this article.
WSOP 2009 TV schedule
ESPN will start broadcasting the WSOP 2009 main event TV episodes from 18th August 2009 right through until 22nd September which will consist of 2 hour episodes of the World Series of poker 2009 main event coverage each week in a brilliant plan to merge the series seamlessly to blend into the final table coverage which will be played in November, ESPN have set the date for 10th November at 9 pm to 11:30 pm EST for the TV coverage of the 2009 World Series of Poker main event final table.
Poker Night on ESPN
Poker Night on ESPN is set for 29th September from 8 pm to 11 pm EST and will be comprised of a special three hour long episode will featuring episodes 19 thru 21 of the main event.
ESPN - WSOP 2009 TV Schedule
28 July: 8-10 p.m. - 2009 WSOP $40,000 Special Anniversary Tournament
4 August: 8-10 p.m. - WSOP 2009 Champions Cup Invitational
11 August: 8-10 p.m. - Ante Up For Africa Charity
18 August Thru to 22 September: 8-10 p.m. (weekly episodes) - 2009 WSOP main event episodes 7-18
29 September: 8-11 p.m. - Poker Night on ESPN - WSOP 2009 main event episodes 19-21
6 October: 10-11 p.m. - WSOP 2009 main event episode 22
13 October thru 3 November: 9-11 p.m. - 2009 WSOP main event series 23-30
10 November: 9-11:30 p.m. - 2009 WSOP main event final table
For the full ESPN Poker schedule check: http://espn.go.com/poker/