The GSN Network showcases another good blackjack tournament with the debut of the fourth season of the World Series of Blackjack starting on June 4, 2007. The tournament will be held at the Las Vegas Hilton and the champion of the tournament will win $500,000.
Players who qualify to play at the WSOBJ IV from the officially recognized tournaments across the country, as well as satellite tournaments at the Las Vegas Hilton. Some of the celebrity players that will participate in the Blackjack tournament are LA Dodgers pitcher, Orel Hershiser, Penn Jillette, Shannon Elizabeth and many more.
Former champion, Dr. Jeff Bernstein from season III and Ken Einiger of season II will return to test their skills against the new players. Officials will also introduce new innovations to the tournament, like the Burger King Power Chip and the Knockout Cards. The Burger King chip will help players replace any card to avoid going over the total of 21.
The Knockout Card will kick out the player with the smallest bankroll in the Blackjack game. The host of the show will be Matt Vasgersian. Aside from hosting the WSOBJ IV, Vasgersian hosted the WSOBJ I, WSOBJ II and Celebrity Blackjack. He is also the commentator for the NFL on Fox and the San Diego Padres.
Sunday, May 13 , 2007