PokerNews Podcast: Is Dan Bilzerian Set to Play $100M Match Against a Billionaire?

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On the latest episode of the PokerNews Podcast, Jeff Platt and Chad Holloway come to you from the 2021 World Series of Poker (WSOP)!

They offer behind-the-scenes interviews w/ bracelet winners like Millionaire Maker champ Daniel Lazrus, PLO Deepstack winner Michael Prendergast, and Ryan Leng, who captured his third career bracelet. They also discuss long-time poker pro Dylan Linde finally capturing his first gold bracelet.

Finally, they dive headfirst into the big news that GGPoker Dan Bilzerian may play an unprecedented $100,000,000 heads-up match against billionaire Alec Gores. Get that story and more in the latest episode of poker's most informative podcast.

Big thanks to the special sponsor this week in Elite Chip Care, which you can learn more about here.

Time Stamps

00:24Welcome to the show
01:00GGPoker Ambassador Dan Bilzerian to play $100M heads-up match?
04:00How would the unprecedented match work?
06:00Who is his billionaire opponent?
06:24Flipping for $6.6 million
07:50Has Bilzerian really won tens of millions playing poker?
11:00Sponsor: Elite Chip Care
11:50Daniel Lazrus wins Millionaire Maker for second Bracelet
13:30Winner interview w/ Daniel Lazrus
15:50Ryan Leng captures third WSOP gold bracelet
16:48Winner interview w/ Ryan Leng
20:22Jeff smack talks upcoming PN Heads-Up Championship
21:08Chad makes Day 2 of MSPT Venetian $1,100 Main Event
21:30Michael Prendergast wins Event #24: $600 PLO Deepstack
22:01Winner interview w/ Michael Prendergast
25:28Poker pro Dylan Linde captures first gold bracelet
26:35Ladies Championship down to final table
28:23$5K 6-Max NLH underway
30:10Sponsor: partypoker
30:52Sponsor: GGPoker

Plan for the WSOP

Remember, during the 2021 World Series of Poker (WSOP), which runs Thursday, September 30 through Tuesday, November 23, 2021 at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, we'll be bringing you three episodes of the PokerNews Podcast each week!

New episodes are slated to be released every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday bringing you all the latest from the 2021 WSOP along with interviews straight from the tournament floor!

Check out our 2021 WSOP Hub here!

Tell us who you want to hear from. Let us know what you think of the show — tweet about the podcast using #PNPod, and be sure to follow Sarah Herring, Jeff Platt and Chad Holloway on Twitter.

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