Jose Pachon is a professional poker player based out of Providence, Rhode Island, but his story begins in the 1970s in Pablo Escobar’s Colombia. We discuss his childhood in the turbulent country, how he came to America, and how he ended up playing poker professionally.
Plus, Nate makes a return to the show! And a strategy discussion about flopping a straight on a monotone board!
0:30 – Hello and Welcome
3:50 – Strategy
16:31 – Jose Pachon
24:49 – Nate’s back!
UTG + 1, MP, CO, button, and SB limp. Hero checks 5h 4d in the BB.
The flop comes 367ddd. SB checks, Hero bets $20, UTG + 1, CO, and SB all call.
The turn comes the 7s. SB bets $25. Hero raises to $60, UTG + 1 raises to $250. Action gets folded back around to SB who calls instantly. Hero?