PokerNews Podcast: Odds of a Summer WSOP w/ Guests Vivian Saliba & Daiva Byrne

Chad Holloway @ChadAHolloway
Daiva Byrne Vivian Saliba

On the latest episode of the PokerNews Podcast, Sarah Herring, Chad Holloway, and Jeff Platt talk about the odds of a 2021 World Series of Poker taking place this summer, breakdown the recent passing of an online poker bill in the North Dakota house of representatives (complete with audio), and explore the bad blood between Daniel Negreanu and Ryan Fee.

They also highlight the strong start to the 2021 PokerStars MICOOP in Michigan, Ankush Mandavia winning the CardPlayer Poker Tour Venetian, Niklas Astedt making his 10th final table of Super Millions, and the official end of Full Tilt Poker.

Finally, they welcome guests Vivian Saliba and Daiva Byrne, who talk all things 888poker and GGPoker respectively.

Time Stamps

00:24Welcome to the show
01:30Rep. Jim Kasper making it happen
03:50AUDIO – North Dakota house passes online poker bill
07:42What’s the next step w/ the North Dakota bill?
08:50No love lost between Daniel Negreanu and Ryan Fee
11:40Ankush Mandavia wins CardPlayer Poker Tour Venetian
13:26Chad going to fire his first-ever WPT Main Event
14:40When will Sarah get her Origins Gaming Table?
17:07Gueat Vivian “Vivi” Saliba joins the show
19:05Moving to Austria at the beginning of the pandemic
22:48Transitioning from live to online play
25:45Starting to stream on Twitch
28:42Designing a streaming schedule
32:30When will 888poker have another live event?
33:53888poker introduces new tournaments
39:40Why is 888poker is “Made to Play”?
42:00PokerStars MICOOP off to a great start
45:30Sponsor: GGPoker w/ Kevin Martin
46:40Niklas Astedt makes 10th final table of Super Millions
47:55Guest Daiva Byrne joins the show (interview w/ Jason Glatzer)
1:27:42Full Tilt Poker is officially dead
1:33:00Will there be a live WSOP this summer?
1:36:40ESPN 2 to air WSOP starting Feb. 28 5 p.m PST

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