Puggy Pearson

Pearson played money poker amusements anyplace he could find them, however after 1949; he advanced the thought of a freeze out competition. Finally, he and Nick “The Greek” Dandalos consolidated deliberations to acquaint the thought with Benny Binion. Dandalos later carried the thought to unbelievable money joint manager Benny Binion.

After further arguments by Amarillo Slim, Doyle Brunson and Pearson all felt that such a competition might make extraordinary side (money) amusement activity, Binion established the WSOP in the year 1970.