Kyle Loman plays $1/$3 no-limit for a living, but it hasn’t always been that way. Years ago, he was grinding high-stakes with a six-figure bankroll. In this revealing interview, he talks about shot-taking, staking, bad loans, and coming to terms with his new life as a small stakes grinder.
0:30 – hello
16:11 – strat
43:40 – kyle
$200 MTT. Blinds 600/1200/200. Hero opens to 3000 with Ah As in early position, BB calls.
Flop (8400) Kd 9s 3s. Check, 4200, call.
Turn (16800) 3. Check, Hero bets 9200, call.
River (34,400) 8s. BB is all in for ~30K, Hero?
7-handed at final table. Blinds 30K/60K, Hero (2.2M) is chipleader and opens to 150K UTG with AQo, second chipleader calls on Button (1.5M), BB (450Kish) calls.
(525K) 854r BB checks, Hero bets 225K, Button calls, BB folds.
(975K) 7. Hero?