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#62 Shannon Shorr: $8 Million+ in Cashes & 17th Ranked GPI Player in the World

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Today’s guest is longtime live tournament CRUSHER Shannon Shorr.Shannon has over $8,000,000 in live tournament cashes in his 15 year career with some highlights including:$960k and $247k victories at the Bellagio Cup in Vegas.A bronze medal in one of the toughest tournament fields in poker, the $10k WSOP 6-handed event.And a 5th place finish at the WPT 5 Diamond Classic for a cool $408,000.Shannon and I, despite never having met one another before this show, but having a ton of mutual friends including former Chasing Poker Greatness guests Jesse Yaginuma and Jonathan Little, hit it off right away and I had a BLAST in our time together.In today’s episode you’ll learn:- How Shannon kicked off his poker journey.- An all-too-common pitfall of the poker scene Shannon has dealt with that is simply not talked about often enough.- How Shannon manages to stay grounded and connected on a day-to-day basis *HINT* It involves having an awesome significant other who always has your back.- And much, much more!So, without any further ado, I bring to you the GPI ranked #19 player in the world Shannon Shorr.
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