PokerNews Podcast: Getting Candid w/ "Poker Sasha" Liu

Sarah Herring @auntychardonnayJeff Platt @jeffplattChad Holloway @ChadAHolloway
Sasha Liu

On the latest special episode of the PokerNews Podcast, Sarah Herring, Jeff Platt, and Chad Holloway talk about some poker players who are expecting babies, Simon Mattsson winning the WPT Online Series High Roller, and recap winners from MISCOOP, NJSCOOP, WSOPC Caesars Atlantic City Online Series.

They also break down the Chad Power burglary saga and remember poker legend Tommy Hufnagle, who recently passed away.

As for this week's guest, Sarah sits down with Sasha Liu, AKA "Poker Sasha," who talks about her start in poker, working in the casino industry, becoming a pot-limit Omaha player, signing on as a GGPoker Ambassador, and what her life is like now living in Germany.

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
00:35Teasing guest Poker Sasha
01:17Chad’s Mexican wedding shenanigans
04:20Sneaking a bottle out of the Vegas club
09:30Simon Mattsson wins WPT Online Series High Roller
11:27Kristy Arnett expecting a baby!
15:00Michael Addamo wins pair of partypoker WPT Online Series title
15:54Bruno Volkmann wins GGPoker Super Million$... Again!
16:54Sponsor: GGPoker
18:50Guest “Poker Sasha” Liu joins the show
19:50Clapping back at the haters
20:30Poker Sasha’s poker origin story
23:33Becoming a poker dealer
26:11Dealing her first bad beat jackpot
29:58Being one of the best
33:20Leaving solid casino career to pursue poker
38:00Becoming a notorious PLO player
42:40Getting signed by GGPoker
47:00Living in Germany
56:30MISCOOP & NJSCOOP series wrap up
58:16Winners from the WSOPC Caesars Atlantic City Online Series
1:00:00Chad predicts five bracelets for the New Jersey contingent
1:02:43Sponsor: Elite Chip Care
1:03:28Arrest made in Chad Power burglary case
1:06:38Chad’s hidden bottle of whiskey
1:07:33Remembering poker legend Tommy Hufnagle

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