Pokercast Episode 9 - David Sklansky
Live from the Two Plus Two Studios - This week on the Pokercast Mike and Adam were joined by WSOP bracelet winner and celebrated Two Plus Two author David Sklansky. David talks about several topics including how he got started in poker, his personal game selection and additions to the latest release of his sought after book "Tournament Poker for Advanced Players (Expanded Edition)". He also provides insight on some of the more popular threads on Two Plus Two. Mike and Adam provide their insight on the Aussie Millions final table, as well as some upcoming listener promotions, involving Pokercast and the Pokerstars VIP club. Also featured in this weeks show are two special guest strategy segments by Mason Malmuth and Ray Zee. Discuss this Pokercast on the 2+2 Forums
Intro - Pokercast Theme - Demitone Productions Inc. - © 2007 2nd Seg. Sufjan Stevens - Chicago 3rd Seg. Arcade Fire - Neighborhood #3 (Power Out)
David Sklansky, born 1947, is a professional poker, theorist, and author from Teaneck, NJ. He is considered a top authority on poker and gambling theory, having published over twelve books and countless articles on the subject including the foundational Theory of Poker. David attended the University of Pennsylvania before leaving to become an actuary, a profession he later left to gamble professionally.
David has 3 WSOP bracelets and 23 WSOP cashes. He has also won the invitational WPT event “Poker By The Book”, overcoming a table stacked with Phil Hellmuth Jr, Mike Caro, T.J. Cloutier, Mike Sexton and Doyle Bruson.
His latest book Ducy?, part biography and part guide to “life strategy” was published in 2010 to critical acclaim. Learn more about David Sklansky