Las Vegas, NV, July 18 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The 2022 World Series of Poker (WSOP) Main Event Champion received a personalized championship bracelet from Jostens on Saturday, July 16, 2022 at 5:13 p.m. PDT at the Main Table final of the event in Las Vegas. Epsen Jorstad won $10,000,000.00 plus the one-of-a-kind 2022 WSOP World Champion bracelet handcrafted by Jostens, the leading designer and producer of custom jewelry for professional, college and high school champions across the world. country.
The artisan jewelry team painstakingly crafted this year’s award, inserting 2,767 gemstones into the elaborate final design. The piece contains 1,985 diamonds, 671 black diamonds and 111 rubies for a total carat weight of 55.48.
Just over 34 of those carats cover the gold bracelet plate, forming the diamond backdrop and the four card suit designs, one in each corner. The plate features gold lettering, spelling 2022 WSOP WORLD CHAMPION, and is flanked by similar gemstone encrusted links on either side that repeat the suits pattern. The center links have a diamond background, while the side links feature contrasting black diamonds. A detachable solid gold poker chip attaches to the back of the wristband plate and can be used as a card protector.
“At Jostens, we take the celebration of champions seriously.” Says Miran Armutlu, Vice President of Research and Development and Fifth Generation Master Jeweler at Jostens. Winning the World Series of Poker is an impressive achievement, and our main goal has always been to create a championship bracelet to match that achievement. With this design, there is no doubt that its winner has accomplished something truly historic.
“The partnership with Jostens keeps the World Series of Poker in the league of championship jewels,” said Ty Stewart, senior vice president and executive director of the World Series. “The WSOP Main Event Wristband is a unique wearable trophy often hailed as the most valuable prize in all of sports. Once again, Jostens has raised the bar with incredible design and a creative element unique to our game. Many thanks to the Jostens team for their continued commitment to upping the ante every year.
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