Jake Cody was kind enough to grant us an interview. Beyond tracing his path from anonymity to poker success, Cody went into detail about balancing life away from the felt along with poker pursuits. He also told us about some of the philanthropic work he engaged in with Right to Play International, a very worthy charitable cause. Check out the interview to learn more about what makes Cody tick, to see what else he hopes to achieve in his poker career, and to perhaps learn some important lessons about living a poker lifestyle.
Joe McKeehen burst onto the poker scene with a dominating win at the 2015 World Series of Poker Main Event. With a huge chip lead going into the November Nine, McKeehen was pretty much unstoppable on his way to claiming the title. He sat down with us for a short interview so we could learn a little bit more about his prowess at the table as well as his plans for the future.
Maria Ho’s star has continued climbing in poker. Each year she gets more and more visible as a wonderful ambassador for the game, and she’s doing a great job of promoting it to the masses, women in particular. She was kind enought o sit down with us for an interview during the PokerListings Battle of Malta, which she was hosting for the second time. We asked her about her family history, getting into the poker industry, women in poker, and much more. You won’t want to miss her answers!
Interviewing Daniel Negreanu is something that hundreds of people have done. That’s precisely why preparing to interview him is something that takes a lot of time and effort. In this blog post, I detail the months of preparation I did leading up to interviewing the world’s most well-known poker player.
We’re absolutely thrilled to bring to you an exclusive video Q&A interview with Daniel Negreanu. The Poker Hall of Famer needs no introduction, as he’s quite simply the best-known poker player on the planet. Daniel was overwhelmingly generous with his time, giving me 1.5 hours to ask him all manner of questions relating to his poker lifestyle. our conversation including: doing interviews, Daniel’s past, the Poker Hall of Fame, Israel and Israelis, poker media, his “Questions of the Day”, being a poker ambassador in general and for PokerStars in particular, the new PokerStars anti-HUD stance and VIP rewards scheme, charity and giving, Daniel’s bucket list, being an introvert, TV and movie acting, Daniel’s love of dogs, and much, much more.
Though Daniel has given countless interviews in the past, we’ve compiled an eclectic variety of questions that for the most part he’s never answered before in a public setting. Simpy put, the man is a poker champion in every way. So sit back, relax, and prepare to learn a whole lot about Kid Poker that you’ve never learned before.
On episode 246 of the Top Pair Home Game Poker Podcast, my co-host, Bruce Briggs, and I interviewed Mark Hoke. Mark is a well-known, very prolific producer over poker content, having hosted over 700 poker radio shows. He spoke with us about how he started out in the poker world, told us some stories about his home poker game history, and took us on his journey through poker media. If you’ve ever been curious as to how the poker media folks you know and love and listen to on a regular basis got to where they currently are, this is certainly an interview you won’t want to miss.