pokerfuse online poker news
Episode Title

E082: Xuan Liu talks Poker Powher, the Fear of Success, Dealing with Media & More!

Full Episode Description
Play poker at & support online poker's future.Study poker at & support yours.Email suggestions to: TheRake@runitonce.comTimestamps:00:09Welcome Xuan Liu!00:47Poker Powher - What is it, what’s her role in the company, and how did she become involved?02:24As a child, Xuan used to practice poker hands with her stuffed animals.03:01Puppy cameo!  Then Xuan talks a bit about her beginnings in poker.05:15Was it difficult to risk the money necessary to get deep into poker after having grown up with so little?08:11What do her parents think of her career?09:27Bad bankroll decisions:  We’ve all made them.10:48A word from our sponsors at Run It Once!11:43Does she find that having side projects improves her quality of life vs earning a living from poker alone?15:20Does she feel more inspired to play poker and study poker now that she knows it’s not the primary focus of her life?16:28Thoughts on media opportunities in poker.18:35Should poker professionals feel obligated to appear on poker media?  Is that essentially part of their duty as a poker pro?22:14Has being on the other side of poker media (running commentary, conducting interviews, etc) made it easier for Xuan and Jamie to navigate their own perceived media obligations as players?24:32Thoughts on feeling depressed after a big win.  The fear of success.27:43After a big win, has she ever felt bad for those around her who are still struggling with their grind?29:26What in life makes her the most content?30:39Thoughts on feeling motivated to stay in poker in order to be a role model for other women.  35:07Wrapping up.  Thanks Xuan!
Download episode « right click and "save as" to download!
Air Date (5 months, 3 weeks ago)

Latest News

PokerStars Still Dominates in Growing PA Online Poker Market
14 hours ago

Revenue for the Pennsylvania online poker market was up more than 15% year-over-year in October 2021, despite the month…

This Week in Poker Podcasts
1 day ago

Episode 125 – Should You Do Things You Don’t Enjoy?

Big 20 Finale: How to Qualify for PokerStars’ Largest $55 MTT in History
3 days ago

The PokerStars 20th birthday celebrations are in full swing, with the Big 20 Rewind tournaments attracting thousands of…

DraftKings Casino Giving Away $500,000 via Massive Thanksgiving Leaderboards
4 days ago

DraftKings Casino is joining the Thanksgiving festivities, giving players a chance to participate in two leaderboards…

$1,100 in Big 20 Finale Tickets Added in PokerStars Women’s Sunday Tournament
4 days ago

With the PokerStars Big 20 promotion in full swing and the Big 20 Finale tournament approaching, PokerStars are giving…

BetRivers Treating Players to a $25 Free Bet for Thanksgiving
5 days ago

To celebrate Thanksgiving in style BetRivers is giving all players a chance to get their hands on a free sports bet…

WSOP 2021 Generates Almost $238 Million in Prize Money, Awards 99 Bracelets
5 days ago

The curtain has finally fallen on WSOP 2021. As the dust settles and we pick through the statistics, it is impossible…

WSOP Online 2021 Events Pay Out Over $8 Million
5 days ago

The World Series of Poker has drawn to a close and as well as the in-person tournaments, there was a slate of online…