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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.


Jun 10, 2022

In the latest edition of the PokerNews Podcast, Chad Holloway and Jesse Fullen come to you from the 2022 World Series of Poker (WSOP) and talk about the big stories from Bally's and Paris Las Vegas. That includes Phil Hellmuth and other pros testing positive for COVID, Cory Zeidman issuing a statement regarding the federal sports betting charges he's facing, and recapping bracelet winners such as Henry Acain, who won the massive Housewarming Event.

Guests on this episode include recent bracelet winners Scott Seiver, Dan Smith, Brad Ruben, and Amnon Filippi, as well as Matt Berkey, who opens up about his successful Only Friends show and chats about the upcoming BetMGM Poker Championship from June 23-26 at ARIA Resort & Casino.

They also offer a preview of the PokerNews Cup at Golden Nugget June 24-28, as well as the recently-announced WPT World Championship at Wynn in December, which will be the largest-ever guaranteed live prize pool at an astounding $15,000,000!

Listen to those stories and more on the latest PokerNews Podcast!

Time Stamps
00:30 | Welcome to the show
00:40 | Jesse returns to action
01:08 | Poker pros, including Phil Hellmuth, test positive for COVID
02:20 | Cory Zeidman issues statement to PokerNews regarding federal charges
05:00 | Favorite 2022 WSOP moments up to this point
07:40 | Henry Acain wins WSOP Housewarming
08:30 | Three different players capture their 4th career gold bracelets
08:45 | Scott Seiver wins 4th Bracelet in Event #3: $2,500 Freezeout NLH
09:56 | Winner interview w/ Scott Seiver
14:08 | Brad Ruben Wins 4th Bracelet in Event #4: $1,500 Dealer's Choice
15:13 | Winner interview w/ Brad Ruben
18:05 | Dan Smith Captures 1st Bracelet; Wins Event #6: $25K Heads-Up Championship
18:57 | Winner interview w/ Dan Smith
23:47 | Chad Eveslage wins Event #8: $25K High Roller for first bracelet
24:26 | Alex Livingston wins Event #9: $1,500 Seven Card Stud 
25:55 | Raj Vohra wins $600 Deepstack
26:30 | Amnon Filippi wins First WSOP Bracelet in Event #7: $1,500 Omaha Hi-Lo 8 or Better
27:19 | Winner interview w/ Amnon Filippi
29:30 | Pair of online bracelets awarded on
30:45 | Follow 2022 WSOP live updates on PokerNews!
31:00 | Wynn and WPT partner for $15M GTD tournament in December
32:45 | PokerNews Cup coming to Golden Nugget Las Vegas from June 24-28
34:55 | $3,500 buy-in, $1M GTD BetMGM Poker Championship coming to ARIA June 23-26
36:28 | Matt Berkey talks BetMGM, Only Friends and more!