Episode 239: Cory Mikesell

Cory Mikesell is a professional poker player, a chess master, a writer, and the author of 3Bet Pots Game Theory and Practice. We talk about his struggles, his successes, and how thoroughly he’s thrown himself into everything he’s done. Run It Once Thread Support the Bay Area Urban Debate League! Timestamps 0:30 – hello and … Read moreEpisode 239: Cory Mikesell

Episode 192: More Tommy Angelo

Tommy Angelo is back to talk about “speech play”, stalling, and other ways your opponents can annoy you at the table, if you let them. Plus we’ll get an update on his latest book, Painless Poker, and his meeting with Carlos Welch. Be sure to check out Tommy’s new and improved website and follow him … Read moreEpisode 192: More Tommy Angelo

Episode 155: Nikolai Yakovenko

Nikolai Yakovenko is a highly accomplished poker player and computer scientist. We talk to him about artificial intelligence, his Open Face Chinese Poker app, playing in Bobby’s Room, preparing for the Annual Computer Poker Competition, and the Computer Poker Research Group. Plus PLO strategy (listen at your own risk)! Timestamps 0:30 – hello 33:24 – … Read moreEpisode 155: Nikolai Yakovenko

Episode 136: Jamie Kerstetter

Jamie Kerstetter is a lawyer-turned-poker-pro with a long and colorful career. She talks about her decision to go pro, her first experiences playing live poker, moving to Mexico after Black Friday, the East Coast poker scene, the New Jersey online poker scene (she represents Party Poker), and sexism in poker. You can follow Jamie on … Read moreEpisode 136: Jamie Kerstetter

PLO: Rivered Two Pair, Multiway Pot

On Friday nights, when there’s generally a bigger-than-usual hold ’em game at my local casino, they also get some PLO action going, which is nice because sitting in a $1/$3 PLO game while I wait for a seat is a lot more interesting than sitting at $1/$3 NLHE and it gives me a chance to … Read morePLO: Rivered Two Pair, Multiway Pot

Episode 55: Roy Bhasin

Roy Bhasin is a professional poker player and a member of PokerStars Team Online who specializes in pot-limit omaha cash games. He talks to us about how he got into poker, how he got into PLO, and how he got into self-improvement (hint: Tommy Angelo and Jared Tendler had a lot to do with it, … Read moreEpisode 55: Roy Bhasin

Review: PLO QuickPro Manual

I’ve finally finished reviewing John Beauprez’s PLO QuickPro Manual, though I feel I’ve only begun reading it. It’s an extremely dense and thorough book, which is what you deserve for shelling out $297 though not always what the authors of expensive poker books deliver. If you’re willing to invest the time and effort, this book … Read moreReview: PLO QuickPro Manual

Beauprez Interview and Free Chapter of PLO QuickPro

Edit: I awarded John a bracelet in the wrong event. John “KasinoKrime” Beauprez, winner of the 2013 $5000 pot-limit omaha¬†$1500 no-limt hold ’em 6-max WSOP event, will be our guest on Episode 43 of the podcast. In addition to talking to him about his poker career and the excitement of winning his first bracelet, we’ll … Read moreBeauprez Interview and Free Chapter of PLO QuickPro