PokerNews Podcast: Jeff Platt Wins $160K After Deep WSOP Run; Circuit Returns
On the latest episode of the PokerNews Podcast, Jeff Platt and Chad Holloway come to you from the 2021 World Series of Poker (WSOP)!
Jeff talks about his big $160,000 score after finishing fourth in the World Series of Poker Event #43: $1,000 Double Stack NLH, Chad Norton and Alexandre Reard capture bracelets, and winner interviews with Anthony Denove and Tommy Le. The latter won the WSOP $10,000 Pot-Limit Omaha Championship for the second time!
Plus, the WSOP Circuit is returning after an 18-month hiatus. Find out all the details on the revamped WSOPC. Plus, learn which player won their way into the MSPT Hall of Fame, becoming just the eighth player to do so, and why Gershon Distenfeld is going to donate all his WSOP winnings to charity.
Big thanks to the special sponsor this week in Elite Chip Care, which you can learn more about here.
|00:24||Welcome to the show|
|00:40||Jeff Platt makes deep run in WSOP $1,000 Double Stack|
|01:30||Jeff finishes 4th for $160,000|
|01:50||Would Jeff had swapped 10% with Chad?|
|03:25||Jeff set to take Poker Media Power Rankings top spot|
|06:00||Sponsor: Elite Chip Care|
|06:55||Chad Norton captures bracelet in first-ever WSOP tournament|
|07:33||Anthony Denove wins Event #43: $1,000 Double Stack NLH for $446,983|
|09:10||Winner interview w/ Anthony Denove|
|14:14||Tommy Le wins $10,000 PLO Championship… Again!|
|15:55||Winner interview w/ Tommy Le|
|20:38||Alexandre Reard victorious in Event #47: $5,000 Freezeout NLH|
|21:50||Gershon Distenfeld to donate winnings from $1,500 Shootout|
|24:40||$10,000 NL 2-7 Single Draw near end; more bracelet winners to come|
|27:30||WSOP Circuit returning after 18-month hiatus|
|31:08||Rob Wazwaz earns way into MSPT Hall of Fame|
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!
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Executive Editor US, PokerNews Podcast co-host & 2013 WSOP Bracelet Winner.