PokerNews Podcast: Latest WSOP Updates & Robbie Strazynski's Mixed Game Festival
09.24.2021 - By PokerNews Podcast
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 *Time|Topic* 00:24 | Welcome to the show 00:40 | Jeff headed to Wisconsin; Chad to Vegas 02:12 | Teasing guest Robbie Strazynski 02:51 | 11 online bracelet events added to 2021 WSOP schedule 06:00 | PokerNews’ 2021 WSOP Hub 07:11 | Bally’s temporarily closes poker room to use staff at WSOP 09:25 | How to sign up for Clear App to prove vaccination for WSOP 10:10 | Guest Robbie Strazynski joins the show 14:10 | Mixed Game Festival at Westgate details 19:20 | Gathering mixed game legends for kickoff festivities 21:45 | How to register so you don’t miss out 23:35 | Get a room at Westgate for just $50/night 26:00 | Various travels bans look to be lifted November 1 27:40 | Mikita Badziakouski & Michael Addamo win big at Poker Masters 30:00 | $300,000 Super High Roller Bowl starts Monday 31:34 | Will Phil Hellmuth or Phil Ivey make a SHRB appearance? 33:40 | Daniel Cates & Brian Hastings join Run It Once 35:50 | “CrazyLissy” beats Pascal LeFrancois heads up to win WCOOP Main for $1.5M 36:50 | Orson “borgatcha” Young wins WPT Borgata Online 38:00 | Drea Renee's sister dies;.GG sets up charity poker tournament 39:43 | Join Club PokerNews on ClubGG 42:56 | Sponsor: 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 [B]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!