PokerNews Podcast: Latest WSOP Updates & Robbie Strazynski's Mixed Game Festival

Chad Holloway @ChadAHolloway
Robbie Strazynski

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On the latest episode of the PokerNews Podcast, Jeff Platt and Chad Holloway discuss the upcoming 2021 World Series of Poker (WSOP) including the announcement that 11 online bracelet events have been added to the schedule.

They also talk about Mikita Badziakouski and Michael Addamo winning big at Poker Masters, preview the $300,000 Super High Roller Bowl, which starts Monday, and highlight Daniel Cates and Brian Hastings joining Run It Once. Toss in updates on big winners from WCOOP, WPT Borgata Online, and GGPoker action, and this is your chance to get up to speed on everything happening in the poker industry.

Finally, they welcome guest Robbie Strazynski of Cardplayer Lifestyle to the show to talk about the upcoming Mixed Game Festival at Westgate Las Vegas from October 4-7, which will award a coveted $30,000 Platinum Pass in their $200 buy-in H.O.R.S.E. tournament. Get all the details here.

Time Stamps

00:24Welcome to the show
00:40Jeff headed to Wisconsin; Chad to Vegas
02:12Teasing guest Robbie Strazynski
02:5111 online bracelet events added to 2021 WSOP schedule
06:00PokerNews’ 2021 WSOP Hub
07:11Bally’s temporarily closes poker room to use staff at WSOP
09:25How to sign up for Clear App to prove vaccination for WSOP
10:10Guest Robbie Strazynski joins the show
14:10Mixed Game Festival at Westgate details
19:20Gathering mixed game legends for kickoff festivities
21:45How to register so you don’t miss out
23:35Get a room at Westgate for just $50/night
26:00Various travels bans look to be lifted November 1
27:40Mikita Badziakouski & Michael Addamo win big at Poker Masters
30:00$300,000 Super High Roller Bowl starts Monday
31:34Will Phil Hellmuth or Phil Ivey make a SHRB appearance?
33:40Daniel Cates & Brian Hastings join Run It Once
35:50“CrazyLissy” beats Pascal LeFrancois heads up to win WCOOP Main for $1.5M
36:50Orson “borgatcha” Young wins WPT Borgata Online
38:00Drea Renee's sister dies;.GG sets up charity poker tournament
39:43Join Club PokerNews on ClubGG
42:56Sponsor: 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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Check Out Past Episodes of the PN Podcast Here!

  • PN Podcast: Robbie Strazynski (@cardplayerlife) talks #MixedGameFestival Oct. 4-7 at @WestgateVegas.

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