Poker Cast 413 - Andrew Barber & WSOP Week 1
Live from the Two Plus Two Studios - This week on the Pokercast: The WSOP is upon us once again, Andrew Barber, a poker pro with an economics background gives us an accurate representation of the tournament staking world. First, Terrence is down where the action is while Adam is home, Terrence gives us a trip report of the WSOP so far and Ross has a quick report from his trip to New York. This week in ICYMI: News from the first week of the WSOP including winners, attendance and as usual, a few issues with the way things have been handled. We also talk about the new Wynn poker room and the live GPL matches.
Andrew Barber then gives us the truth about poker staking, and how some people are being taken advantage of. Andrew shares with us his view on buying and selling action and some ideas he has to improve the system. We then get into 140 or less and your mail! We have our first song submission along with some voicemails, and e-mail questions. We review a few hands in the Rossco report and as usual the password/format to the Pokerstars Invitational is within the show.
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Andrew Barber is more accomplished in life than your average young grinder, with a doctorate in economics from UofC Santa Cruz. Andrew has the poker results to back up his game though, winning the prestigious $10k HORSE at the 2015 WSOP along with a handful of other results that year alone. Andrew joins the Pokercast in episode 413 to talk about the economy of poker tournament staking. Learn more about Andrew Barber