Vanessa Selbst might not be the only history making female at the 2014 World Series of Poker as high-stakes cash game regular Melissa Burr is looking to etch her name in the history books as well.
It’s getting super deep in the $50K Poker Players Championship as only 22 come back on Wednesday for Day 4. Melissa is one of them and if she can fade just a few more players and storm in to the cash (only 14 get paid) she’ll find herself the first and only woman to have completed that feat.
Here she talks with Remko Rinkema from PokerNews about how the tournament has gone, how she calms her nerves and what it would mean for her to survive the Day 4 money bubble.
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