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PokerNews Podcast 467: JNandezPoker Makes Sarah's Head Explode

  • Fernando "JNandezPoker" Habegger joins the #PNPod and reveals a true passion for life and PLO.

This week’s episode is not to be missed! Brent Harrington and Sarah Herring talk about some big wins in the world of High Rollers in Macau and a heartwarming story to emerge from India. Then, Fernando “JNandez87” Habegger joins the show and he does not disappoint!

Habegger is recognized as one of the best PLO minds in the game. He has coached on Run it Once and currently teaches at Upswing Poker. But his passion for life is what really emerges from the interview.


4:00: Get ready for the Playground Poker Fall Classic

7:00: Deitrich Fast wins ACOP Super High Roller

10:00: John Juanda beats Fedor Holz in Triton Super High Roller

12:30: Muskan Sethi honored by India President

16:45: JNandezPoker joins podcast

18:00: JNandez opens up about his story

24:00: The decision to pursue poker

27:00: Why choose to coach?

30:30: What is the modern poker experience?

33:00: What does it mean to be “great” at poker?

36:45: Figuring out how to make more money

38:30: The importance of being social

42:00: Jonah Vella hype

42:30: What goals does JNandez have for all the new Content? Why he is really aimed at teaching people how to find what they want out of life.

48:00: Figuring out why yuo want to be the best? And if you become the best, what does that mean for you? What does it cost you?

50:00: Less hours/higher hourly, creating more income streams

51:30: Ancillary benefits of starting at 5 a.m.!

53:20: JNandez’ grlfriend the police officer

56:40: JNandezPoker YouTube
JNandezPoker Website
@JnandezPoker Twitter

59:45: You can get FREE food at the Playground Poker Club!

1:01:10: Daniel Negreanu clarifies some of the discussion from earlier episodes about Phil Hellmuth.

1:04:00: Herring going on The One Minute Trader


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