PokerNews Podcast: WSOP Update, Hellmuth Loses, Ivey Wins & Guest Jaime Staples Talks WPT partypoker

Chad Holloway @ChadAHolloway
Jaime Staples

On the latest special episode of the PokerNews Podcast, Jeff Platt and Chad Holloway highlight more bracelet winners from the GGPoker World Series of Poker (WSOP) Online bracelet events, give an update on the WSOP COVID-19 situation, highlight wins by Phil Ivey and Tony G in the Super High Roller Bowl Europe, and discuss Brandon Adams conceding the Galfond Challenge.

They also recap Phil Hellmuth losing to Tom Dwan in High Stakes Duel III, confirm Lon McEachern & Norman Chad will return to WSOP commentary and talk to guest Jaime Staples about the WPT World Online Championships, which are taking place right now on partypoker.

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
00:37Teasing guest partypoker Online Ambassador Jaime Staples
00:56How did Jeff do in the Venetian tournament?
02:08WSOP expected to release COVID update
05:00Lon McEachern & Norman Chad confirmed to return to WSOP commentary
07:26Sponsor: Elite Chip Care
08:30GGPoker WSOP $10K Heads-Up Championship Final Four
09:46Samuel Vousden wins GGMasters WSOP event
10:18Vincas Tamasauskas wins $5K PLO bracelet
10:48Renan Bruschi wins GGPoker WSOP Big 500
11:29Radmir Sadirov claims $5K Short Deck bracelet
12:42Join Club PokerNews on ClubGG
13:27Sponsor: GGPoker
14:25Niklas Astedt wins third GGPoker Super Millions
15:47Patrick Leonard wins back-to-back PokerStars WCOOP titles
17:06partypoker hosting WPT Online Championships
18:30Guest Jaime Staples joins the show
20:04Working hard on his game
21:40Thoughts on rise of PKO events
22:55Upcoming WPT World Online Championships tournaments on partypoker
24:55What’s the poker streaming world like these days?
26:00Will you be playing the WSOP?
28:00What’s it like to be a part of Team partypoker?
28:55Best places you’ve been able to travel for poker?
33:13Phil Ivey & Tony G among early Super High Roller Bowl Europe winners
36:47Brandon Adams concedes Galfond Challenge, Loses $370,000
38:02Dan “Jungleman” Cates next up to take on Phil Galfond
38:57Tom Dwan ends Phil Hellmuth’s High Stakes Duel run
46:00Congrats to Kristy & Andrew Moreno on welcoming their new baby!

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