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PokerNews Podcast: The "Women in Poker" Episode

Hosts:
Sarah Herring @auntychardonnayChad Holloway @ChadAHolloway
Guests:
Melika Razavi Katie Stone Melanie Weisner Amanda Botfeld

In the latest edition of the PokerNews Podcast, Chad Holloway and Sarah Herring offer a special episode devoted to the ladies. The "Women in Poker" episode highlights recent accomplishments by females in the game, from players, ambassadors, and even a new author.

Guests include recent WSOP bracelet winner Melika Razavi, BorgataPoker.com Ambassador Katie Stone, Poker PowHer's Melanie Weisner, and Amanda Botfeld, the author of the new poker book A Girl's Guide to Poker by D&B Publishing. Listen carefully for a special giveaway as you have a chance to win a free copy of the book!

Finally, Sarah and Chad also offer quick updates on the latest Galfond Challenge as well as fill you in on how Charlie Godwin did with her $109 satellite seat in the WOC $100,000 Super High Roller (Hint: she turned it into a big payday).

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

Time Stamps

TimeTopic
05:00Sponsor: GG Poker
06:30GGPoker Super Millions
08:20Melika Razavi joins the show
10:30Coming from Iran as a woman
15:30Razavi’s Poker Knowledge
18:00EPT Monte Carlo Deep Run
20:00Winning WSOP Bracelet
22:30Need for WSOP Online
26:00Is Poker Her Main Hustle?
30:00Katie Stone Joins the Show
31:15Why Online Poker is so Essential
39:30You don’t have to wear a bikini
40:45Borgata Poker
47:00Future of online poker in USA
53:20Postle Update Coming
53:45Galfond Challenge: Galfond v Kornuth
55:00Sponsor: Run It Once
58:00What is Poker PowHer w/ guest Melanie Weisner
01:03:00Wait, but why?
01:04:30How PowHer works in a COVID world
01:07:00Why online poker is key
01:11:00Is this how we get more women in poker?
01:14:30Melanie Rides a Unicycle?
01:19:00New Poker Book: A Girls Guide to Poker
01:20:00Amanda Botfeld joins the show
01:25:00How the book is structured and what makes it unique
01:29:50Poker in the Pandemic
01:32:40How to Win a copy of A Girls Guide to Poker
01:36:00Charlie Godwin Wins More than $600K from $109 Satellite
1:41:28Oddschecker Ad

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