INTERVIEW: Designer of WSOP prize bracelet
Jason Arasheben, the designer of the World Series of Poker bracelet, appeared on Action News at Midday on July 3Photo: Video by ktnv.com
(KTNV) -- The World Series of Poker's Ultimate Poker Championship starts tomorrow at the Rio.
Thousands of players are expected to compete in the $10,000 buy-in Texas Hold 'Em event.
The prize pool is expected to be more than $60 million this year and the winner will walk away with just under $9 million.
The winner will also take home a bracelet designed by Jason Arasheben of Jason of Beverly Hills.
The bracelet features 28 carats of brilliant white diamonds and 260 grams of 14-carat white gold.
The bracelet is considered one of the most expensive pieces of championship jewelry among all sports.
Jason Arasheben appeared on Action News at Midday on July 5 to talk about the bracelet.