Episodes
In the latest edition of the PokerNews Podcast, Chad Holloway and Jesse Fullen discuss Phil Hellmuth's victory over Scott Seiver in Round 4 of High Stakes Duel III, announce the upcoming PokerNews Cup June 24-28 at Golden Nugget Las Vegas, and preview the WPT Choctaw final table, which includes Chance Kornuth. Speaking of Kornuth, he pledged 1% of his winnings to Randy Gordon, a poker dealer battling cancer, and he is also selling Las Vegas mansion for $3.5 million, two stories also...
Published 05/19/22
Published 05/19/22
In the latest edition of the PokerNews Podcast, Sarah Herring and Chad Holloway discuss Tom Dwan backing out of High Stakes Duel III against Phil Hellmuth (and who a potential replacement might be), why 14-time ring winner Maurice Hawkins is upset with both Chad and PokerNews, and a preview of the upcoming St. Jude "Against All Odds" Charity Event in Las Vegas May 20-21. They also highlight winners from the Lodge Championship Series, MSPT JACK Cleveland, 888poker Knockout Series, and GGPoker...
Published 05/13/22
In the latest edition of the PokerNews Podcast, Sarah Herring, Chad Holloway, and Jesse Fullen talk about the recent Hustler Casino Live (HCL) stream featuring heavy influences and a couple of poker pros. One of those pros, Phil Hellmuth, caused quite a stir after finding himself in a controversial spot. Find out what happened, as well as the big winner and losers from the game, in this episode. Plus, you can hear about Southern poker pro Moe Moenini's tragic murder in Biloxi, tennis legend...
Published 05/05/22
In the latest edition of the PokerNews Podcast, Sarah Herring responds to criticisms surrounding her interview with Bryn Kenney, which includes a segment of reading some mean tweets. Learn her thoughts on the whole matter and learn behind-the-scenes details on how it all came together. Sarah is also joined by Chad Holloway and Jesse Fullen to discuss Chino Rheem winning the PokerGO Tour $25K Showdown Series, previewing the High Stakes Duel Phil Hellmuth vs. Tom Dwan match coming up on May...
Published 04/29/22
In a special edition of the PokerNews Podcast, Sarah Herring is joined by poker's all-time money winner Bryn Kenney, who addresses recent cheating allegations leveled by Martin Zamani.  Time Stamps *Time|Topic* 00:24 | Welcome to the show 01:11 | Disclaimer: Sarah & Bryn have prior friendship 02:20 | Bryn Kenney joins the show 03:55 | What does it mean to have a stable? 06:15 | How did you choose people for your stable? How did you manage it? 11:20 | Relationship with Martin...
Published 04/26/22
In the latest PokerNews Podcast, Sarah Herring, Chad Holloway, and Jesse Fullen talk about cheating and murder in the poker world. Regarding the former, Alex Foxen shook the community by leveling cheating allegations against Ali Imsirovic, and for the latter, well a former poker pro is in hot water facing third-degree murder charges in Minnesota. They also talk about Phil Ivey and Jake Schindler victories at Super High Roller Bowl Europe, remember the Ante Up Poker Cast and All-American...
Published 04/21/22
In the latest PokerNews Podcast, Chad Holloway and Jesse Fullen talk about Phil Ivey's recent heater, discuss recent highlights from PokerGO's High Stakes Poker, examine Michigan finally joining an online poker interstate compact, Chan Pelton winning the MSPT Running Aces for $169,271, and preview upcoming events, including the return of the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure (PCA) and PSPC in January 2023. Meanwhile, PokerNews' own Connor Richards was recently down in South Florida for the 2022...
Published 04/14/22
In the latest PokerNews Podcast, Sarah Herring, Chad Holloway, and Jesse Fullen discuss the recent road trip across the Lone Star State as a part of PokerNews' Texas Week, as well as the PolkerNews April Fool's Day prank. They also talk about poker player Filippos Liakounakos allegedly being involved in a $500K Bitcoin scam, highlight early Triton Cyprus winners, Sean Winter winning the US Poker Open, Matt Berkey blinking a BetMGM March Poker Mania Main Event, and highlight this weekend's...
Published 04/07/22
In the latest PokerNews Podcast, Chad Holloway and Jesse Fullen discuss their recent road trip across the Lone Star State as a part of PokerNews' Texas Week. Along with senior writer Jon Sofen, the trio spent six days traveling to 26 different poker rooms in Houston, Austin, Odessa, Midland, Fort Worth, Dallas, and College Station. They also swung by Doyle Brunson's hometown of Longworth as well as Hardin-Simmons University in Abilene, where "Texas Dolly" attended college and excelled at both...
Published 04/01/22
In the latest PokerNews Podcast, Sarah Herring and Chad Holloway discuss the latter's big $50,000 score after finishing fifth in the Mid-States Poker Tour (MSPT) Riverside in Iowa, debate whether or not there could be a Tom Dwan vs. Doug Polk WSOP bracelet bet, and share Jack Effel's message incentivizing WSOP dealers. They also share details on the upcoming PokerNews Texas Road Trip, recap EPT Prague and 2022 US Poker Open winners, and spotlight Ethan “RampagePoker” Yau's up-and-down week. ...
Published 03/23/22
In the latest PokerNews Podcast, Sarah Herring and Chad Holloway discuss the recent raid by authorities on a Texas poker room, the upcoming PokerNews Texas Road Trip, and a look at the Prime Social $5,300 buy-in, $2 million GTD Texas Poker Championship. They also highlight winners from the European Poker Tour (EPT) Prague and 2022 Wynn Millions, while offering a chat with this week's guest Tony Sinishtaj, who shipped the latter's Main Event for $1.6 million. The show also touches upon the...
Published 03/17/22
In the latest PokerNews Podcast, Sarah Herring and Chad Holloway discuss the passing of cricket legend and poker ambassador Shane Warne, update you on the 2022 Wynn Millions (including a wild hand where one player went all in dark), check on what Phil Galfond and Run It Once are up to, and debate Jason Koon's recent tweet about the possibility of banning online cheaters from live events. Chad also catches up with both Matt Berkey and BetMGM Ambassador Darren Elias to discuss the upcoming...
Published 03/09/22
In the latest PokerNews Podcast, Sarah Herring and Chad Holloway talk about Eugene Katchalov escaping Ukraine amid the Russian invasion, more drama from Hustler Casino Live, and welcome guest Tom Wheaton to come talk about the upcoming BetMGM March Poker Mania set to run March 20-27. They then recap the trio of ARIA High Roller tournaments, offer highlights from the 2022 Wynn Millions $1,600 Mystery Bounty, and chat with Joe "Stapes" Stapleton about the return of the European Poker Tour...
Published 03/02/22
In the latest PokerNews Podcast, Chad Holloway chats with Eugene Katchalov, Ukraine's all-time money leader, about his harrowing escape from Kyiv as Russia invaded. The World Series of Poker (WSOP) bracelet winner and World Poker Tour (WPT) champ documented his experience in real-time via Twitter, which gave his followers a glimpse into civilian life during the war. "Feels surreal, like being inside of a war movie. Don’t know anyone who expected it to get this bad," Katchalov tweeted.  He...
Published 03/02/22
In the latest PokerNews Podcast, Chad Holloway and Jesse Fullen take a deep dive into the recently-announced 2022 World Series of Poker (WSOP) schedule. There are 88 live bracelet events with buy-ins ranging from $400-$250,000 along with 14 online tournaments open to players in New Jersey, Nevada, and Pennsylvania. From the "Housewarming" opener to "Record Breaker" events, it's time to mark your calendars! There are more mid-stake tournaments, a $100,000 High Roller Bounty, and a Million...
Published 02/23/22
In the latest PokerNews Podcast, Sarah Herring and Chad Holloway talk about living it up in Vegas, dive into the weight-loss bet between Doug Polk and Bill Perkins, share how Liv Boeree and Igor Kurganov are connected to billionaire Elon Musk, and recap the 2022 PokerGO Cup. They also preview Season 9 of High Stakes Poker, which debuts Monday on PokerGo, recap winners from the WSOP Circuit Isle Casino Pompano Park and MSPT Venetian Poker Bowl VI stops, and discuss Chad's recent op-ed on how...
Published 02/18/22
In the latest PokerNews Podcast, Sarah Herring and Chad Holloway bring you up to speed on all the latest from the poker world. That includes talking about the cheater that banned from Hustler Casino Live, making predictions for next week's Global Poker Awards, and recapping winners from the 2022 Winter Open at bestbet Jacksonville. They also talk about winners from the PokerGO Cup, including defending champ Daniel Negreanu, who almost called it quits before rebounding with a big win.  ...
Published 02/10/22
In the latest PokerNews Podcast, Sarah Herring and Chad Holloway welcome guest Jesse Lonis to the show to talk about his career-year in 2021. He's one of the breakout stars of poker and is primed to continue his ascent by entering the high roller scene. Learn how the 26-year-old went from cash games to playing and crushing some of the biggest poker tournaments in the world. They then talk about the insanely high rake at Encore Boston Harbor, a player flipping over a poker table at an event...
Published 02/05/22
In the latest PokerNews Podcast, Sarah Herring and Chad Holloway discuss Phil Hellmuth defeating Tom Dwan in Round 3 of the High Stakes Duel III, plans for Bally's to rebrand as Horseshoe Las Vegas in time for the 2022 World Series of Poker (WSOP), and Alex Yen winning the World Poker Tour (WPT) Lucky Hearts Poker Open for nearly $1 million. They also highlight other winners from South Florida, including Farid Jattin and Scott Baumstein, WSOP Circuit results from both Thunder Valley and...
Published 01/28/22
In the third PokerNews Podcast episode of the New Year, Sarah Herring and Chad Holloway discuss the foiled armed robbery at a Texas cardroom in Houston, the lawsuit against Paypal by Lena Evans and supported by Chris Moneymaker, and the World Poker Tour (WPT) signing famed DJ Steve Aoki as an ambassador as well as 888poker signing boxing champ Chris Eubanks Jr. They also recap a huge pot-limit Omaha (PLO) bad beat jackpot hand from GGPoker, Gianluca Pane's victory in the MSPT Sycuan Casino...
Published 01/20/22
In the second PokerNews Podcast episode of the New Year, Sarah Herring and Chad Holloway discuss Dan "Jungleman" Cates' controversial tweet about lip fillers, recap winners from the Venetian High Rollers, and preview the upcoming Phil Hellmuth vs. Tom Dwan High Stakes Duel match to take place on Wednesday, January 26. They also highlight Michael Addamo's win in the GGPoker Super MILLION$, Jake Ferro and Mike "BrockLesnar" Holtz winning Player of the Year races, and Kasey Orr taking down...
Published 01/13/22
In the first PokerNews Podcast episode of the New Year, Sarah Herring and Chad Holloway talk about Doug Polk, Andrew Neeme & Brad Owen getting into the Texas card room game down in Austin, Polk's chat with the controversial Dan Bilzerian, and Mike McDonald and Phil Galfond closing up shop on PokerShares and Run It Once (RIO) respectively. They also recap Kyna England winning MSPT Season 12 Player of the Year, Masashi Oya winning the MSPT Venetian for $161,780, and the RunGood Poker...
Published 01/05/22
On the latest episode of the PokerNews Podcast, which is the last of the year, Sarah Herring and Chad Holloway talk a look back at the top half of the Top 10 Stories from 2021! These include the sheer number of players winning multiple bracelets at the 2021 World Series of Poker (WSOP), Doug Polk defeating Daniel Negreanu in their heads-up challenge, and Phil Hellmuth crushing both High Stakes Duel and the 2021 WSOP. Speaking of crushing in 2021, Michael Addamo's incredible run made the...
Published 12/29/21
On the latest episode of the PokerNews Podcast, which is the penultimate of the year, Sarah Herring and Chad Holloway talk a look back at half of the Top 10 Stories from 2021! These include the launch of ClubGG by GGPoker as well as online poker in the state of Michigan. They also take a long look back at those we lost in 2021 including Layne Flack, 1999 World Series of Poker Main Event champ Noel Furlong, and Norm Macdonald, just to name a few. The return of live poker and victories by...
Published 12/22/21