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PokerNews Podcast

Do you love poker? Interested in hearing from best and biggest names in the game like Daniel Negreanu, Doug Polk, Andrew Neeme?  Every week Sarah Herring, who has been nominated for several American Poker Awards, and Jeff Platt who has been covering sports & poker for a decade, bring you news, gossip & interviews from the world of poker.


Apr 22, 2021

On the latest special episode of the PokerNews Podcast, Sarah Herring and Chad Holloway talk all things PokerStars 2021 Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP).

They recap some of the biggest winners including Laszlo Bujtas winning his third SCOOP title, Chris Moorman nabbing his first, and Jussi Nevanlinna winning two events in the same day. Others winners they highlight include Adrian Mateos, Niklas “Lena900” Åstedt, Joao Simao, Joao Viera, Simon Mattson, and Patrick Leonard.

They also welcome a trio of PokerStars Ambassadors in Benjamin “Spraggy” Spragg, Parker “Tonkaaaap” Talbot, and Lasse "Wistern" Jagd Lauritsen. All three get candid with Sarah and share their SCOOP tips and secrets.

Big thanks to the special sponsor this week in Elite Chip Care.

Time Stamps
00:24 | Welcome to the show
01:55 | PASCOOP kicks off
03:15 | Millions awarded and big-name winners
03:40 | Elite Chip Care
04:45 | 2021 SCOOPs kicks off with a 28,964-entry field!
05:35 | Laszlo Bujtas wins 3rd SCOOP title
07:25 | Yuri Dzivielevski & Talal Shakerchi victorious
08:45 | Adrian Mateos continues to crush
10:22 | Guest Lasse "Wistern" Jagd Lauritsen joins the show
36:05 | Jussi Nevanlinna wins two events in same day
37:30 | Niklas “Lena900” Åstedt wins Scoop 31-H for $85K
38:37 | Joao Simao and Joao Viera both capture titles
39:30 | Toughest-ever SCOOP final table?
44:04 | Chris Moorman captures first SCOOP title
49:00 | Guest Parker “Tonkaaaap” Talbot joins the show
1:02:20 | Simon Mattson wins two SCOOP titles
1:04:09 | Guest Benjamin “Spraggy” Spragg joins the show
1:24:30 | Patrick Leonard nabs pair of SCOOP titles
1:27:27 | Highlights from the 2021 Pennsylvania SCOOP
1:30:45 | Win yourself a copy of Bernard Lee’s book “Poker Satellite Success”