This week on the Pokercast: An insiders look into the highest stakes dealings of the Poker world, what would you do if a stranger owed you $4.6M and wouldn’t pay? To begin we last nearly a minute before talking about dead animals and recap the big gambling event (fight) of the past weekend. In the news: Hellmuth beats Jungleman heads up for the $200k PNIA King of the Hill and it was a wild ride. MTT Regular accused of angle shooting, we review a listener’s angle shooting story and more. Our feature guest is Elton Tsang. Elton may not be a household name to most, but he has rubbed shoulders with all of them playing the highest stakes in Macau and winning the €1M One Drop in Monte Carlo. Elton has been in the news recently because after a high stakes cash game session in Barcelona, Leon Tsoukernik owner of the Kings Casino has allegedly stiffed him $4.6 Million after losing in the game. Elton joins us in studio to talk about his story. We are also joined by Run It Once Elite coach Tom Chambers. Tom is an expert in games that require more than 2 cards and joins us to talk PLO and PLO8 strategy and the rise of piosolver in omaha. We also had a late guest addition to the show in Dustin Morrill, PHD student at the University of Alberta and creator of the Deepstack heads up no limit hold'em bot. Adam and Terrence played simulated matches against the bot and Dustin joins us to talk about the data from their battles with the AI.
|all episodes||air date|