Pokercast Episode 313 - Victoria Coren-Mitchell, WPT Championship and Borgata SPO resolution
Live from the Two Plus Two Studios - This week Mike and Adam welcome Victoria Coren-Mitchell back to the show, fresh off making history by becoming the first person to win two EPT titles. Vicky breaks down a few of the hands she played at the final table as well as the approach she used on her way to victory. The guys have a little fun with her and her game show, Only Connect by turning the tables on her to see how she does as the game show contestant, rather than the host. Vicky also tells us the story of how she caught a bunch of freeloaders showing up to memorial services for people they don't know. The big story this week is the Borgata Spring Poker Open debacle resolution and Matt Savage drops by to give his thoughts on the outcome. There is also more Borgata talk as Mike and Adam give their thoughts on the the casino suing Phil Ivey for his huge baccarat wins. A new Sklansky minute is aired and of course, the password for the April 27th Pokerstars Invitational for Pokercast listeners is revealed.
Victoria Coren Mitchell is a writer, broadcaster, professional poker player and host of the quiz show Only Connect on BBC4. Vicky is also a member of Pokerstars Team Pro and recently became the first person to win two EPT titles. She has won over 2.4M in her tournament poker career and recently married the famous UK comedian David Mitchell. Learn more about Victoria Coren-Mitchell