PN Podcast: Guest Patrik Antonius Talks EPT, WSOP & Record Hand Against Eric Persson
On the latest PokerNews Podcast episode, Chad Holloway and Jesse Fullen give updates on the PokerNews Cup on Global Poker, as well as the Matt Berkey vs. Nik Airball grudge match. Additionally, they discuss Nate Silver being out at 538, Patrick Leonard going back-to-back in the PartyPoker Sunday Party, and poker players having their fines dismissed from the Watauga Social Poker Club raid.
As for Connor, he chats with the legendary Patrik Antonius, who shares his plans for both the upcoming PokerStars EPT presented by Monte-Carlo Casino and 2023 World Series of Poker (WSOP), what it was like to capture his first Triton High Roller title, and of course, winning the largest-ever broadcast on a US Live Stream. The new WSOP Thrill Team Ambassador also shares his thoughts on the current state of online poker. Don't miss your chance to hear from the Finnish poker legend!
Patrik Antonius Wins $1,978,000 Pot, the Largest Ever Broadcast on a US Live Stream
Finally, Chad is headed down to Florida for the WPT Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown from April 28-May 2; while Jesse will head down to PokerGO Studio for the High Stakes Poker Live Stream.
Listen to those stories and more on the latest episode of the PokerNews Podcast!
|00:25||Welcome to the show|
|01:35||Patrick Leonard Goes Back-to-Back in the PartyPoker Sunday Party!|
|03:37||PokerNews Cup on Global Poker finishes Qualifying Events|
|07:35||The Rattlesnake Open coming to Global Poker in May|
|08:16||Poker player Nate Silver’s time at 538 coming to an end|
|13:00||Charges & Fines Dismissed for Players in Texas Poker Raid; $205K Still Seized & Staff Await Fate|
|20:47||Guest Patrik Antonius joins the show|
|22:00||Plans for EPT Monaco|
|23:48||What do you think of the current live poker scene?|
|25:50||How did it feel to win your first Triton High Roller title?|
|27:05||How did you make that crazy call?|
|29:15||Discussing his record-breaking hand against Eric Persson|
|34:40||How big was High Stakes Poker in your poker career?|
|35:46||Any interest in playing the high-stakes live-streamed cash games?|
|39:10||Signing on as a WSOP Thrill Team Ambassador|
|42:03||EPT Monte Carlo officially gets underway|
|45:00||Sponsor: WPT Global|
|47:00||Chad headed to WPT Poker Showdown in South Florida; Choctaw coming up|
|40:40||Matt Berkey pulls out to ~$400K lead over Nik Airball|
|53:30||Jesse to head to High Stakes Poker Live Stream|
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Executive Editor US, PokerNews Podcast co-host & 2013 WSOP Bracelet Winner.