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Tag: chess

UKIPT IOM: Jen Shahade Chess and Poker Multi-Table

The UKIPT is holding the first official Chess and Poker combination tournament at this stop. In honor of this event Chess Master Jen Shahade took on three heads-up poker matches and three chess matches at the same time! To find out how many she won, you will have to watch.

EPT10 Sanremo: Johnny Lodden Fighting Boredom

PokerStars Team Pro Johnny Lodden tells Jennifer Robles how his stack has been throughout the day, and what he's been doing to keep himself busy in Day 2.

PCA 2014: Chess Grandmaster Jennifer Shahade Plays Main Event

Chess Grandmaster Jennifer Shahade is playing Day 1b of the 2014 PokerStars Caribbean Adventure. She talks to Kristy on break about how it's going so far.

WSOP 2013: Play Like A Girl

Sarah talks to Jennifer Shahade about her new book, teaching poker at MIT and her charity organization.

Seat Open: George Danzer

Team PokerStars Pro George Danzer from Germany sits down with PokerNews to talk about his life. This week, for Part One, he discusses his first passion before poker: chess.

Seat Open: Jeff Sarwer Part Two

This is Part Two of the Jeff Sarwer's Seat Open. He talks about his poker career as well we what he looks forward to for the future.

Seat Open: Jeff Sarwer Part I

Former chess prodigy Jeff Sarwer opens up about his life before poker for this edition of Seat Open.

Jennifer Shahade: From Chess Queen to Poker Star - Part 3

Two-time American women's chess champion and Woman Grandmaster Jennifer Shahade tells us her life story in three captivating parts. In the third part Shahade tells us about her rise to fame in the world of poker, developing her skills as a player and becoming a world-class Open Face Chinese Poker player.

Jennifer Shahade: From Chess Queen to Poker Star - Part 2

Two-time American women's chess champion and Woman Grandmaster Jennifer Shahade tells us her life story in three captivating parts. In the second part Shahade tells us about her success on the chess board, discovering the game of poker, developing her skills as a player and the comparison between these two highly strategical games.