Esposito always on course
From triathlons to the final table, Michael Esposito knows how to accomplish his goals
Editor's note: The WSOP main event final table will be broadcast on ESPN2 at 8 p.m. on Monday.
Poker can be a very grueling game. Sitting down hours upon hours playing, focusing and concentrating on every hand, knowing that one critical mistake could mean the difference between stacking piles of chips or heading home.
This year's October Nine can fully appreciate this form of exhaustion after playing more than 12 hours daily for seven days, ultimately surviving 6,589 ...
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2012 WSOP Final Table Coverage
ESPN.com's poker team is keeping you up to speed with each of the nine players at the 2012 WSOP main event final table. When action resumes on October 29, there will be one hour, nine minutes and 45 seconds left in Level 34 (blinds: 150,000/300,000 with a 40,000 ante)
October Nine Breakdown
Chip position: First, 43,875,000
Chip position: Second, 29,375,000
Chip position: Third, 28,725,000
Chip position: Fourth, 24,800,000
Chip position: Fifth, 16,800,000
Chip position: Sixth, 16,260,000
Chip position: Seventh, 15,155,000
Chip position: Eighth, 13,115,000
Chip position: Ninth, 9,805,000