Jul 22, 2021
On the latest special episode of the PokerNews Podcast, Jeff Platt and Chad Holloway highlight more bracelet winners from the 2021 World Series of Poker (WSOP) Online Events including Justin “LappyPoker” Lapka, Justin Saliba, and Martin Zamani, just to name a few.
They also talk about the unexpected passing of six-time WSOP bracelet winner Layne Flack at age 52, GGPoker announcing their 33-bracelet-event schedule, and partypoker MILLIONS returning to Cyprus in September.
This week features a special guest in Poker Hall of Famer Johnny Chan, who chats with PokerNews about his new poker room in Houston Texas -- Johnny Chan's 88 Social -- and the upcoming Johnny Chan’s Master Classic running August 11-23. Chan hints that he may fire some high rollers in the future, and opens the door to possibly facing off against Phil Hellmuth in a future High Stakes Duel. Hear was the 10-time bracelet winner has to say in a rare chat.
Finally, Chad touches base with Nick Vertucci and Ryan Feldman about the upcoming August 3 debut of Hustler Casino Live. He first spoke with them back in November here on the PokerNews Podcast, and Sarah subsequently followed up with Hustler Casino's Shaun Yaple, and now after many months, the show is ready to go!