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Chasing Poker Greatness

Brad Wilson: ChasingPokerGreatness.com | Poker Pro & Coach

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Pro Poker Player Brad Wilson dives deep with World Class Cash Game Players (No limit hold’em, Pot Limit Omaha, and Mixed Games), poker tournament Superstars (WSOP bracelet winners, WPT champions, Online Poker Crushers), legendary poker ambassadors (Norman Chad, Matt Savage), and poker mindset coaches (Elliot Roe, Nick Howard, Jared Tendler) in this strategic poker podcast. There are greatness bombs aplenty whether you’re trying to improve at live or online No Limit Hold’em, Pot Limit Omaha, ...
 
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On this week's episode Coach Brad and Jon analyze two hands where Jon tried donking the flop. They try to answer two questions: 1. Is donking ever appropriate? and 2. What size should you donk and how should you proceed once your donk bet gets called?By Brad Wilson: ChasingPokerGreatness.com | Poker Pro & Coach
 
This week Brad Wilson and Duncan Palamourdas try to identify the two main incentives behind playing poker: namely having fun and being profitable. Are the two mutually exclusive? Are they at odds sometimes? If so, how does one find the proper tradeoff? Tune in to find out.By Brad Wilson: ChasingPokerGreatness.com | Poker Pro & Coach
 
Today’s guest on CPG is one of the most popular Twitch streamers in the world and PartyPoker sponsored pro Jaime Staples. As of this episode’s release, Jaime has cashed for over $1.5 million in combined online & live poker tournaments with no sign of slowing down anytime soon. Today’s conversation with Jaime is gonna travel to some uncomfortable te…
 
Today’s guest on Chasing Poker Greatness is a practicing attorney who has racked up close to $2 million in career live MTT cashes, Leo Wolpert. One highlight of Leo’s career that you’re about to hear all about is his WSOP gold bracelet win in the 2009 $10k heads-up event where he bested the likes of John Duthie, Dustin “Neverwin” Woolf, Jamin Stoke…
 
In this week's installment of Philosophical Friday, Brad Wilson and Duncan Palamourdas summarize some of the lessons they learned from poker that apply to everyday life. From people skills, risk and money management, all the way to creating a business and dealing with Uncle Jimmy (aka he who shall not be named) this podcast has it all.…
 
Today’s guest on CPG is the former #1 ranked poker player in Spain, has racked up close to $2 million in live MTT cashes, and has been recently minted an ACR Team Pro… The always brilliant, hilarious, & affable Ana Marquez. Ana has been on the live and online poker grind since the mid-2000’s with no signs of slowing down anytime soon. If there’s on…
 
Today’s guest on CPG is former co-owner of Live at the Bike, Wayne Chiang who’s dropping in to share some very exciting news: Live at the Bike is BACK and better than ever! So, without spoiling too much of the show, today you’re gonna learn why the poker world ought to be insanely excited about the new Live at the Bike ownership, how the OG live st…
 
This week Brad and Duncan give their take on the vulnerabilities of online play as it pertains to cheating. They try to identify, motivate and explain the very complex issue of foul play and its current repercussions while they also attempt to offer some suggestions about potential paths that can be taken towards resolution.…
 
Today’s guest on the Chasing Poker Greatness podcast is OG high stakes online poker crusher Chris Sparks, and it’s one of those conversations that I live for. I don’t exactly know how Chris, a man whose network of friends includes a who’s who of poker royalty (Including nosebleed live destroyer of worlds, Garrett Adelstein), managed to slip underne…
 
In this week's installment of Philosophical Friday, Brad and Duncan investigate biases and prejudiced perceptions as they relate to poker and other aspects of life. Join them as they kick-off the discussion with the Dunning-Kruger effect, the confirmation bias and the curse of knowledge.By Brad Wilson: ChasingPokerGreatness.com | Poker Pro & Coach
 
Today’s guest on CPG, Tom “DonkeyBomber” Schneider, is a man of many talents. Among those talents are singing/songwriting, entrepreneurship, c-suite businessman, writing books, and public speaking. In the world of poker, he’s primarily battled in high stakes live cash games over the decades while also dabbling in MTTs & racking up over $2.3 million…
 
Humberto Jimenez is an amazing human being with one of the most well-respected poker minds in all of Greatness Village. In today's episode you're going to learn all about his poker origin story, how he thinks about and studies the game, why Coach Brad believes Humberto's poker potential is practically unlimited, and much, much more! Enjoy the show.…
 
Today’s guest on CPG has over $20,000,000 in lifetime online MTT cashes and is genuinely one of my favorite human beings in the world of poker, Jon “Apestyles” Van Fleet. It’s been about a year since the last time the Great Ape was on CPG and you shouldn’t be surprised to learn that the man continues to thrive. His Twitch stream remains one of the …
 
Today's guest is a fan favorite. One of my personal friends, DGAF he's the host of the podcast sessions where he detailed. His day-to-day life on the grind. His third rise after going broke a couple of times, and we've had some good news and the third rise department, because DGAF has been commenting on the hustler live stream, which is a really gr…
 
This week Brad and Duncan have Matt Berkey over to discuss the apparent "drought" in poker content and entertainment. Why isn't poker as popular as it used to be and what can we do (if anything) to bring it back to the forefront?By Brad Wilson: ChasingPokerGreatness.com | Poker Pro & Coach
 
Today’s guest on CPG is a multiple time WSOP gold bracelet winner who has $2.6 million in live MTT cashes… Eric Froehlich. Eric’s journey into the world of poker began with a gateway game you should be very familiar with at this point: Magic: The Gathering. And Efro isn’t just good, he’s a Magic Hall of Famer who’s one of the very best on the plane…
 
In this week's installment of Philosophical Friday, Brad and Duncan are faced with a simple yet very deep question coming from an active member of the "greatness village" community (Humberto) who wants to know: What is the poker dream in 2022 and is it still alive? Well, let's find out!By Brad Wilson: ChasingPokerGreatness.com | Poker Pro & Coach
 
Today’s guest on CPG is an OG of the online poker world, Adam “Roothlus” Levy. In his combined online & live tournament poker career, Roothlus has cashed for close to $8,000,000. And since Adam’s poker career started way, way back… you gotta just know we’re gonna spend some time reminiscing about the golden age of poker… an age where Adam Levy abso…
 
On this week's episode of Tactical Tuesday, Coach Brad and Jon decide to switch up the format. Jon presents two hands where he fired a river bluff and Coach Brad has to guess which bluff got through and which one didn't. If Brad guesses correctly, Jon pays $100 and vice versa if Brad guesses incorrectly. See if you can figure out which bluff got th…
 
In this week's installment of Philosophical Fridays Brad and Duncan explore the ingredients that make poker such a tough game to master. Is struggling an unavoidable part of the learning journey, or can one still expect to find meaningful simplifications to facilitate the process?By Brad Wilson: ChasingPokerGreatness.com | Poker Pro & Coach
 
Today’s guest on CPG is Karina, the founder of Mindset Design, personalized poker coaching that helps you improve your mindset & mental health. Karina has been going podcast crazy lately having appeared on “The Chip Race”, “RecPoker”, and now Chasing Poker Greatness while also firing up her own show: “Mindset Design”. The first three guests on “Min…
 
On today's episode, Coach Brad and Jon each bring in a hand where they bet a small size with a strong value hand in an attempt to induce a raise from villain. Tune in to find out which situations call for an induction bet and how Brad and Jon's attempts worked out.By Brad Wilson: ChasingPokerGreatness.com | Poker Pro & Coach
 
Today’s guest on CPG is not only one of the greatest online MTT players in the world, but is also an all-time great in an area very near and dear to my own heart: poker training. Benjamin “bencb789” Rolle is the founder of Raise Your Edge where his flagship product “Tournament Masterclass” has become the gold standard in MTT training and has helped…
 
Coach Brad and Jon review a couple hands from a recent high-stakes live stream that Brad played for PokerCoaching.com. To learn more about the Free Nuffle promotion, visit: https://freenuffle.com CPG Cash Game Courses! Preflop Bootcamp: https://bit.ly/Preflop-Bootcamp Fish in a Barrel: http://bit.ly/fish-in-a-barrel Neutralize Flop Leads: https://b…
 
This Friday, Brad and Duncan enter the highly nuanced and controversial world of angle-shooting and manipulating behaviors. Join them as they are trying to navigate through the vast semantic spectrum of unfair advantages as well as possible ways to shield yourself against themBy Brad Wilson: ChasingPokerGreatness.com | Poker Pro & Coach
 
You read that right folks. Last weekend Coach Brad made a rare appearance at a live poker tournament. On this week's episode, after playing the WSOPC Main Event at Cherokee for 3 days straight, Coach Brad details his experience and shares his thoughts on the live tournament grind.By Brad Wilson: ChasingPokerGreatness.com | Poker Pro & Coach
 
In this week's installment of Philosophical Friday, Brad and Duncan deviate slightly from their scheduled topic to discuss a recent controversy over at Hustler Live! where a big slowroll takes place against none other than Garrett Adelstein. Enjoy the show!By Brad Wilson: ChasingPokerGreatness.com | Poker Pro & Coach
 
Today’s guest on CPG is the co-host of DAT Poker Podcast and one of the OG online nosebleed end bosses, Terrence Chan. After finding himself in the world of gambling as a middle schooler and then running his own bookmaking business in high school, you could say it was almost destiny that Terrence fell into the world of poker. And it just so happene…
 
Jon takes a break from the online tables to play the juicy live cash games that always pop up during LAPC. Hand #1 is Coach Brad's favorite: Jon attempting to turn a pair into a bluff. And hand #2 sees Jon's trips with an ace kicker reduced to an unexciting bluff catcher. Tune in to catch the results of both hands! To learn more about the Free Nuff…
 
When it comes to teaching, training, and developing cutting edge cash game poker strategies... Shu Sekito is a human being you want in your corner. In the past year, Shu has relentlessly pursued poker mastery... a pursuit that has paid off handsomely. After quitting his job as an engineer in the middle of 2021, Shu has crushed $500 NL for 10+ bbs/1…
 
Brad and Duncan go down the rabbit hole of Solvers and Game Optimal Theory attempting to answer questions about their identity, purpose, limitations and usefulness as well as their relation to more complex topics such as online poker security and even poker Ethics. Will they manage to stay on topic in this first installment of Philosophy Fridays or…
 
Today’s guest is, quite frankly, one of the current best overall poker players on the face of the planet, Dan Zack. Dan’s pursuit of greatness in the world of poker reminds me of a Russian proverb: “If you chase two rabbits, you will not catch either one.” When I put on my research hat while preparing for today’s show, one thing immediately became …
 
On this week's episode, Coach Brad and Jon analyze two hands that Jon played during a recent 2kNL shot take. To learn more about the Free Nuffle promotion, visit: https://freenuffle.com CPG Cash Game Courses! Preflop Bootcamp: https://bit.ly/Preflop-Bootcamp Fish in a Barrel: http://bit.ly/fish-in-a-barrel Neutralize Flop Leads: https://bit.ly/2OkN…
 
Today’s guest on Chasing Poker Greatness is the past winner of a WSOP gold bracelet, is a nationally syndicated poker columnist, and is the PokerNews USA Executive Editor Chad Holloway. If there’s a major poker event or news story anywhere in the world, you can be pretty sure Chad has covered it. His career in the world of poker as a writer, editor…
 
Today’s guest on Chasing Poker Greatness is a blast from the past… Jimmy “Gobboboy” Fricke. Sometimes when you don't hear a poker player’s name for a while in poker media, you can’t help but wonder “What happened to them?” with the typical follow-up thought being, “I really hope they’re okay”. In today’s show you’ll be happy to learn that not only …
 
In this week’s episode, Coach Brad and Jon take a look at two hands where Jon check raises the flop as a bluff and then makes a pair on the turn. Jon explains why he chose to play the two spots so differently. To learn more about the Free Nuffle promotion, visit: https://freenuffle.com CPG Cash Game Courses! Preflop Bootcamp: https://bit.ly/Preflop…
 
Coach Brad and Jon take a look at the biggest pot Jon won online last year, as well as the biggest pot he lost. The results of both hands aren't shared until the very end of the episode, so after you've seen both hands, take your best guess as to which hand Jon won and which hand he lost. Leave your guesses in the comments section! To learn more ab…
 
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