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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.


Oct 5, 2021

On the latest episode of the PokerNews Podcast, Jeff Platt and Chad Holloway come to you from the 2021 World Series of Poker (WSOP)!

The dynamic duo brings you up to speed on all the big stories from the first few days of the series including a big turnout for the $5 million GTD Reunion, Phil Hellmuth making an early run, and GGPoker announcing a new ambassador.

They also chat about early champs bolstered by behind-the-scenes interviews w/ bracelet winners Jesse Klein, Tyler Cornell, and Jimmy Barnett.

Finally, they touch base on the Golden Nugget’s The Grand Poker Series and early winners from that series.

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

Time Stamps
00:24 | Welcome to the show
01:24 | Sponsor: Elite Chip Care
02:03 | The Reunion draws big to surpassed $5M GTD
05:06 | Hellmuth makes early run at bracelet No. 16
07:48 | Winner interview w/ $25K H.O.R.S.E. champ Jesse Klein
12:15 | Tyler Cornell takes down Event #6: $25K High Roller for $833K
13:57 | Winner interview w/ Tyler Cornell
15:36 | Connor Drinan captures his second career bracelet
16:34 | Chad fails in Event #1: $500 Casino Employee
18:00 | Winner interview w/ Jimmy Barnett
22:54 | GGPoker signs Jason Koon as new global ambassador
23:32 | Sponsor: GGPoker
25:15 | Early winners from the Grand Poker Series at Golden Nugget