Pokercast Episode 41 - Two Plus Two Young Guns Special
Live from the Two Plus Two Studios - This week on Pokercast featured three of the hottest Young Guns of poker. All under 25, Aaron "aejones" Jones, Carter "ckingusc" King and Vivek "psyduck" Rajkumar were all featured on the program. Aaron Jones is a successful high stakes no-limit player who discusses his rise through the ranks and shares some strategy about floating in no-limit games. Carter King also chimes in on the program hours after taking down the 2008 WCOOP Main Event, the biggest online poker tournament ever held. New WPT Champion Vivek Rajkumar makes an appearance on the show to talk about his impressive final table domination at the WPT Borgata in Atlantic City. Mike and Adam also talk some tournament news, forum static and of course give away the password for the September 28th Poker Stars VIP Club freeroll. Discuss this Pokercast on the 2+2 Forums
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Aaron Jones is professional online poker player and poker coach from Indianapolis, IN. While not at the table, Jones works toward completing a degree in philosophy from Butler University.
Aaron can be found playing both NLHE and PLO at the highest stakes online as well as coaching at LeggoPoker, a site that he co-founded. Though primarily a cash game player, Jones’s resume has been bolstered by a 3rd place finish in $10,000 Commerce Heads-Up Championship at the LAPC, and a WPT final table bubble (7th) at the 2009 Festa al Lago tournament.
Aaron posts on 2+2 under the handle “aejones". Most recently, Aaron won $5 Million in a Daily Fantasy Sports championship. Learn more about Aaron Jones
Carter King is a professional online poker player from Columbia, SC and the winner of the 2008 World Championship of Online Poker Main Event. Carter is known by his online handle, “ckingusc.”
King has 6 WSOP cashes and one 1 WPT cash, with live tournament earnings exceeding $200,000. Learn more about Carter King
Vivek Rajkumar is a professional poker player originally from India currently living in Las Vegas. He moved to the US to study computer engineering and applied mathematics at the University of Washington. Upon graduation, he spent several months working for Microsoft before electing to focus on poker full-time in 2006.
Vivek has 1 WPT title, 7 WPT cashes, and 9 WSOP cashes in addition to a 2nd place finish at the $10,000 Commerce Heads-Up Poker Championship. Hendon Mob tallies his live tournament earnings as being in excess of $2.7 million.
Rajkumar is a Full Tilt Sponsored Pro. Learn more about Vivek Rajkumar