PokerNews Podcast: Breaking Down the Midway Poker Tour Debacle & Guest Zach Gruneberg

Chad Holloway @ChadAHolloway
Zach Gruneberg

In the latest edition of the PokerNews Podcast, Jeff Platt, Chad Holloway, and Sarah Herring dive into what exactly happened over the weekend in the inaugural Midway Poker Tour stop, which was marred by a payout controversy.

They also chat with guest Zach "KennytheRipper" Grunberg about winning three PokerStars Pennsylvania PACOOP events in a week. Toss in an update on the Galfond Challenge between Phil Galfond and Chance Kornuth, and it's a must-listen show!

This week's sponsors: Oddschecker US, GG Poker, and Run It Once (Click link for special PN Pod rakeback deal).

Time Stamps

02:30Breaking down the Midway Poker Tour disaster
33:35Who won the books from D&B Publishing Amanda Botfeld ‘A Girl’s Guide to Poker’
40:00Guest Zach "KennytheRipper" Grunberg joins the show
41:30Why he mostly plays on
42:15Where did ‘KennyTheRipper’ come from?
44:10Winning three tourneys in two weeks
46:30PokerStars Pennsylvania Main Events
48:00Polk and Negreanu reach agreement on heads-up terms
50:00Update on the Galfond Challenge
51:30Run it Once
52:12A look at the upcoming NJCOOP
53:45Galfond v Kornuth
55:00Sponsor: Run It Once

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