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In this weekly feature, we take a look at the most trending videos from the poker world. From the craziest to the funniest, from the interesting to the bizarre, you’ll find it all here every week!
Accomplished Bollywood actor and passionate poker player Minissha Lamba was our guest on the second episode of The PokerGuru Show. Speaking to the show’s host Aastha Sethi, the Adda52 Celebrity Pro spilled the beans on all that she’s been up to during the lockdown. She reminisced on her decade-long poker journey and addressed the pertinent question – why are there so few women playing the game professionally!
Ep 4 Ft. Ramesh Thotapalli
Ace commentator and host Aditya Wadhwani had a busy week on the mic as he churned out two episodes of his talk show. His guest in the first was Bengaluru-based Ramesh Thotapalli. The founder of the popular ‘Indian Poker Bakchods’ Facebook group, Thotapalli, had a lot to share about his association with the game and what he’s been up to lately.
Ep 5 Ft. Michael Soyza
Malaysian poker superstar Michael Soyza was the most recent guest on Wadhwani`s show. Soyza talked about his life during the lockdown, playing super high rollers and his current playing regime, among other things.
In his latest podcast, poker pro and coach Abhishek Goindi went heads-up with two Meerut lads, Paawan Bansal and Gaurav Sood, both his teammates from the PSL Team Punjab Bluffers. This snappy interview session had both Sood and Bansal fielding a volley of rapid-fire questions from Goindi, who shared some real-time stories about the duo!
Thursday brought a massive victory for the Noida-based Sriharsha’ 1ll|1ll1|ll1|’ Doddapaneni – widely considered as one of the best poker pros in the country. Doddapaneni sailed past a field of 120 runners in the INSCOOP Super Highroller ₹50 Lakhs GTD and defeated another seasoned MTT specialist, Anant ‘Dr4gonW4rrior’ Purohit heads-up to win the title. Watch the cards-up final table replay below.
And while you’re at it, do check out the cards-up FT replay of the INSCOOP Sunday Highroller ₹30 Lakhs GTD as well that saw online phenom Chirag ‘WhyworrY_56’ Sodha finishing on top.
So what are the real no-no’s for MTT players? In the latest episode of P se Poker, Sanjay Taneja touches upon the different habits because of which MTT players end up losing. Taneja shares some quick and useful tips that can help players identify their shortcomings and improve their game.
Watch Poker Life India’s Raj Juneja share his views on what loose cash games are, in his latest’ Tip of the Day’ episode.
Run It Once (RIO) Poker founder Phil Galfond played three more sessions against Ioannis ‘ActionFreak’ Kontonatsios this week. Galfond lost €61,136.84 on Day 14 after playing 740 hands, but more than made for it with crushing victories in the next two sessions!
Watch the live-streamed action from Day 14 below. Watch Phil Galfond Playing €150/€300 HU PLO vs ActionFreak! Henry Kilbane and Jamie Kerstetter covering the action! Day 14! !Venue !Overlay from runitoncepoker on www.twitch.tv
Day 15 was when Galfond won €165,400 after 778 hands, increasing his lead to €268,741.37. Watch Phil Galfond Playing €150/€300 HU PLO vs ActionFreak! Jamie Kerstetter and Richard Gayler covering the action! Day 15! !Venue !Overlay from runitoncepoker on www.twitch.tv
The latest session saw Galfond ride to the top again and close the day with a profit of €179,500 after 750 hands. He is leading ‘ActionFreak’ for €450,653.08, with almost 80% of the 15,000-hand challenge completed. Watch Phil Galfond Playing €150/€300 HU PLO vs ActionFreak! Henry Kilbane and Kevin Rabichow covering the action! Day 16! !Venue !Overlay from runitoncepoker on www.twitch.tv
partypoker is back with yet another episode of the infamous Durrrr Million Dollar Challenge. Watch Tom Dwan faceoff Marcello ‘luckexpress’ Marigliano in this latest release.
A feared poker pro who’s been in the business for 16 years already, Isaac Haxton was the guest this week on partypoker streamer Jaime Staples’s weekly podcast. Catch Haxton talking about growing his game, the highs, and lows of his poker career, among other things in the interview below.
The partypoker MILLIONS Super High Roller Sochi Series had debuted at Casino Sochi on March 6 this year. If you missed the action, check out this set of top five super short deck quads from the series featuring poker superstars like John Cynn, Sam Greenwood, and Phil Ivey!
Jaime Staples also shared the live-stream of the partypoker Bounty Hunter $55-$5K GTD Turbo that he FTed. The action had its own twists and turns, and it all ended in a really unexpected manner.
partypoker Team Online pro Jeff Gross posted the final table replay of the $2,100 buy-in Real Name Powerfest PKO with several poker stars like Patrik Antonius, Anthony Spinella, and Pascal Hartmann in the running. Watch Gross take his final table chip lead to a fourth-place finish worth $10,434.78 below.
This week The Rake host’s Marle Cordeiro and Jamie Kerstetter welcomed the formidable Patrick Leonard on the show. Leonard spoke about his recent tweets where he predicts an online poker crash, his views on forming a union for poker players, and yes, his love for dogs, among other things!
Love high-stakes poker? This cash game session featuring Garrett Adelstein, Bill Klein, Jon Cohen, and Chris Brewer brings up real thrills!
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