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#112 Robbie Strazynski: Founder of CardPlayerLifestyle.com and Host of The Orbit

Today’s guest on the Chasing Poker Greatness podcast is the founder of CardPlayerLifestyle who I’m welcoming back for a very special Round 2.In case you missed it, Robbie was guest #2 way back in late 2019 when Chasing Poker Greatness was just toddling around.Despite being one of the most positive and upbeat humans I know, the weight of Covid isolation has managed to crack even Robbie’s spirits at times. In our conversation we’ll dive deeply into his struggles with mental ...

Tactical Tuesday #11: Multiway Postflop Donks in the $1k NL Cash Game Streets

On this week's episode of Tactical Tuesday Coach Brad is rejoined by his student Jon as they examine two more hands played by Jon at $5/$10 on Ignition. Coach Brad and Jon pick apart two spots where Jon tried the seldom recommended "donk bet." Will Jon's bets live up to their nickname or are there actually situations in which a "donk bet" is the correct play? Find out now in Episode 11!Preflop Bootcamp: https://chasingpokergreatness.com/bootcampVIP Newsletter: https://chasingpokergreatness.com/VIP

#111 Thallo: Living Life as a Nose Bleed Private Game Mainstay

Today’s guest on the Chasing Poker Greatness podcast is WSOP gold bracelet winner and high stakes crusher/degen Alex “Thallo” Epstein.Thallo and I recently met while providing commentary in the Polk vs Negreanu challenge over on the Solve For Why YouTube, and it quickly became obvious to me that I had to get this dude onto the podcast.He’s a hilarious and high intelligent human being who has absolutely no fear in speaking his mind…Which means you’re about to hear some amazing ...

#110 Mike Noori: The Underestimated High Stakes Mixed Game Beast

Today’s guest on the Chasing Poker Greatness podcast is high stakes mixed-game player Mike Noori.You may remember Mike from a bet that went viral on poker Twitter a few years back where he bet he could eat more than $1,000 worth of McDonalds food in 36 hours which, as Jimmy Fricke pointed out, would have been 66,000 calories.Spoiler Alert: He failed pretty spectacularly. You actually won’t hear anything about the bet on in this episode because the old thing has ...

(Not So) Tactical Tuesday #10: Mindset, Risk Aversion, & Mental Toughness

In this week's (Not So) Tactical Tuesday Coach Brad & Coach Thomas tackle mindset and risk.What does it mean if you're too risk averse or too risk inclined? How aggressive should you be with your bankroll? Can being too nitty actually hold back your progress?Coach Brad & Coach Thomas share their thoughts as well as some behind-the-scenes stories of their personal poker journeys.To join the CPG private community where you can interact with the CPG coaches as well as access ...

#109 Duncan Palamourdas: The UCLA Professor of Poker Who Won My Heart

Today’s guest on the Chasing Poker Greatness podcast is UCLA professor and author of Why Alex Beats Bobbie at Poker: Developing a Fundamentally Sound Approach at Poker, Duncan Palamourdas.Duncan won my heart very early on in this conversation because he’s a math guy who uttered the magical words, “People overestimate the usefulness of solvers”. Be still my beating heart.Despite knowing very little about Duncan heading into our conversation, this episode is easily one of my favorite Chasing Poker Greatness episodes ...

#108 Ben Hayles: Brilliant Poker Coach, Author, & Founder of Post Flop Poker

Today’s guest on the Chasing Poker Greatness podcast is poker coach, author, and the founder of the Post Flop Poker Podcast Ben Hayles.Ben’s path towards poker is a little bit different than most folks, including yours truly, simply because he actually had the foresight to put together a plan of action so that he would give himself the best possible chance of success. I know this might be shocking to you but most folks who entered poker in the early ...

Tactical Tuesday #9: Inside Look at a Mini Private Coaching Session

Coach Brad and his student Jon return for a third round of Tactical Tuesday. If you've ever been curious about the types of discussions that occur during Coach Brad's coaching sessions, this week's episode will provide a close look at just that. Jon shows Coach Brad two hands that he played recently at $5/$10 NL on Ignition, with both hands including at least one street of action where Jon had no idea what to do. Listen in as Coach Brad ...

#107 Brian Rast: An All-Time Great, $21 Million+ in MTT Cashes, & Nose Bleed Mainstay

Today’s guest on the Chasing Poker Greatness podcast is one of the all-time poker GOATs Brian Rast. Brian has over $21 million in MTT cashes in his career which lands him at #25 in the All-Time money list...And he doesn’t even really battle in the tournament arena much at the moment.Some of his MTT highlights include:Scooping the $500k buy-in High Roller Bowl in 2015 for $7.5 million shekels.Taking down the Chip Reese memorial trophy & $1.7 million for winning the ...

#106: Matt Marinelli: High Stakes Cash Animal, Poker Detox Legend, & Co-Founder of BigBetU

Today’s guest on the Chasing Poker Greatness podcast is high stakes cash game animal, Poker Detox legend, and co-founder of BigBetU Matt Marinelli.Marinelli was a long-time member and coach of the Poker Detox crew and another one of those guys I got to spend a fairly significant amount of time interacting with during the Atlanta Detox retreat back in March.In a recent Poker Power Hour where Jason Su was guest hosting, Jason asked me why I thought Marinelli had reached ...

Tactical Tuesday #8: Unnatural Bluffing Spots Part Deux

Coach Brad and his student Jon return for a second episode of "Finding Unnatural Bluffing Opportunities." Coach Brad kicks us off with a hand from $500NL Zone where he finds himself on the river with 9-high in a 3bet pot and only 15 seconds to make a decision. In the second half of the episode Jon shares a hand where he misclicks the turn and arrives on the river with 5-high. Will Coach Brad and Jon be able to turn ...

#105 Landon Tice: 21-Year-Old Poker Supernova

Today’s guest on the Chasing Poker Greatness podcast is poker supernova Landon Tice.This was an especially meaningful conversation to me because I’ve been fortunate enough to experience Landon’s rising star from a pretty close distance. Back in March, which feels like two or three lifetimes ago, the Poker Detox crew had a company retreat in Atlanta where I got to hang out with Nick Howard and his crew for three or four days.When I rolled up to their AIRBNB, none ...

Tactical Tuesday #7: Finding Unnatural Bluffing Opportunities at Online $1K No Limit

On today’s show, Coach Brad and his student Jon will take a look at two hands that Jon recently played at $5/$10 6-max cash on Ignition. Jon tries to take advantage of a pair of spots on the turn that he believes are underbluffed by his player pool and more importantly are spots Jon believes his player pool perceives as underbluffed. Identifying and exploiting spots that the population you play against perceive as being underbluffed is one quick way you ...

#104 Thomas Bane: CPG Associate Coach, Tactical Tuesday Co-Host and All-Around Crusher

Today’s guest on the Chasing Poker Greatness podcast is none other than Greatness Village Associate Coach and Tactical Tuesday co-host Thomas Bane.Thomas is a professional poker player, poker coach, podcaster-in-training, and poker course creator. He’s also a really amazing human who I feel blessed to call my close friend. You might not know this but it’s entirely possible Chasing Poker Greatness would not exist today if it weren’t for Terminator Thomas. A few years back I stopped taking on new ...

Tactical Tuesday #6: Relentless River Raising

On today's episode of Chasing Poker Greatness Coach Brad and Coach Thomas break down two hands (One good, one the opposite of good) where Thomas chose to raise with a bluff on the river.Who doesn't love it when Terminator Thomas gets out of line?If you'd like to support the show, head to ChasingPokerGreatness.com/VIP & join the Chasing Poker Greatness VIP newsletter. You'll get access to our private Slack community (Greatness Village) and access to one hour of weekly group coaching ...

#103 Michael Acevedo Part 2: Poker is a Team Sport

Today’s guest on the Chasing Poker Greatness podcast is a man who has ruined all other men for you…A man who’s coming back for a very special Round 2 where your favorite podcast host *insert dramatic gasp here* asks him more than one question.That man is the author of the breakout hit book Modern Poker Theory, the great Michael Acevedo and you’re about to hear him throwing down Greatness Bomb after Greatness Bomb.After an unexpected but delightful pitstop covering psychedelic ...

#102 Derek Tenbusch: Co-Founder Tournament Poker Edge & Pursuing Poker on Your Terms

Today’s guest on the Chasing Poker Greatness podcast is Twitch partner and co-founder of Tournament Poker Edge Derek Tenbusch.Derek is an amazing, amazing dude. He’s one of those rare folks who have been in poker for a very long time and has come to love the poker community even more than the actual game itself.I know that may sound a bit counter-intuitive, especially if you listen to the jaded grinders who are always talking about how slimy folks in our ...

Tactical Tuesday #5: Playing AK When You Miss in Bloated Pots

Such a sexy name for this week Tactical Tuesday where Coach Brad and Coach Thomas's CFP student Jon break down a pair of awkward pots where we find ourselves with AK high in big pots where we have the initiative.Hand #1 is played in a live setting vs. a strong and agressive European player and Hand #2 is played online vs. a "mega whale".Enjoy.Don't forget to subscribe and rate Chasing Poker Greatness on your favorite podcast app.To join Greatness Village ...

#101 Dr. Tricia Cardner: The Facilitator of Poker Greatness

Today’s guest on Chasing Poker Greatness is mindset expert, Author, and podcaster Dr. Tricia Cardner.I feel like a broken record in these intros sometimes with how much these conversations mean to me, but I just get consistently blown away by how amazing the humans who make up the world of cards and Tricia Cardner is no exception.Tricia is engaging, hilarious, an amazing storyteller, and can’t help but drop greatness bomb after greatness bomb every time she opens her mouth.Our conversation ...

#100 Jason Koon: High Stakes Cash Game Legend & $31+ Million in MTT cashes

I have saved a very special episode for you today for landmark episode #100. Today’s guest is one of the all-time greatest poker players to have ever sat down at the green felt, Jason Koon.Jason has racked up over $31 million in MTT cashes which is pretty, pretty, pretty good. It also places him at #9 on the all-time money list.Some of the highlights of his MTT career include:8 career $1 million+ cashes.$3.5 & $2.8 million gold medals in two ...

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  • With every purchase, players are rewarded with free Sweeps Coins equivalent to the dollar value of the purchase
  • Welcome Bonus: $40 Gold Coin Package includes SC 40 and costs just $20
  • Plus, get an additional SC 20 just for verifying your account

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