Pokercast 350: The return of Andy Beal with Kyle Loman, and the Aussie Millions
Live from the Two Plus Two Studios - This Week on the Pokercast: It’s about episode tree fiddy and Terrence is fresh off of a cash in the Aussie Millions Main Event. He joins us once again from Melbourne for a packed show. We kick it all off with Terrence’s experience at the Crown Casino and then recap all of the big events that were played this week. Along with T Chan, Phil Ivey and other notables made deep runs in the Main, also the $25k and the $100k which of course were stacked with big names. Jungleman is the centre of another controversy in the $100k where he exploded after taking a beat, and Terrence recounts some first hand experience playing with Cates this week. Not all the high stakes action was taking place in Australia this week though as the infamous billionaire Andy Beal returned to the scene, this time playing Todd Brunson in a heads up $50k/$100k $5M limit hold’em freeze out heads up match. Kyle Loman is a live pro in Vegas and he was there to witness the whole thing and we brought him on to talk about what he saw, his grind and the current Vegas poker scene in general. Adam also addresses a rumour that Bobby Belande won $5M playing $4k/$8k NL in Ivey’s Room. Other stories covered in “In Case You Missed It” are Sklansky’s epic debut streaming on Twitch, The WSOP’s reversal of the $10M guarantee for 1st and changes to the Main Event guarantee. Plus PokerNews no longer being the official live reporters for the WSOP. The Nominees for the GPI American Poker Awards are announced and Chris Grove joins us to give us the details on a promising new California online poker bill. In “140 or less” Adam and Terrence review tweets from Dan O’brien, and Jesse MacKenzie regarding the Timex stare down. Adam gets into the Mail Bag and then we hop over to the Isle of Man to talk to Pokerstars own Lee Jones about the happenings at the world’s largest poker site this week as we come to the end of TCOOP, and a strange Pokerstars question on Jeopardy? Lastly, the guys offer up this weeks favourite things and give out the password to the Pokercast Invitational!
Noirre - My Mistakes Were Made For You (2014), Naughty By Nature - OPP
Kyle's twitter bio reads: Professional Poker Player. Patriots season ticket holder. OFC Fanatic. Hailing from New England, that about sums it up... but not really. Kyle has taken down a few tournament scores including a Venetian Deepstacks Extravaganza for over $150k and a deep run in the $10k HORSE at the WSOP. Kyle also witnessed the return of Andy Beal who played Todd Brunson in late January 2015 in a $5m limit hold'em freeze out match, and joined us on the Pokercast to give us the deets. Learn more about Kyle Loman