poker interviews


Interview with Kevin Mathers

We’re proud and honored to bring you an interview with Kevin Mathers, one of the poker world’s most beloved personalities. Regardless of how you’re familiar with him and the work he does, there’s certainly a lot you probably don’t know about him. We’re happy to cast a spotlight on Kevin in this interview in appreciation for everything he does for the greater poker community. Read on to learn his story.

Interview with Chad Holloway

Along with my Top Pair Home Game Poker Podcast co-host Bruce Briggs, I recently interviewed Chad Holloway, the Senior Editor at Pokernews.com. He’s also a World Series of Poker bracelet winner. Listen to the entirety of Episode 217 of the podcast, which includes the interview with Chad starting at the 12-minute mark. You can also read the summarized transcript.

Interview with All In Magazine Editor and Moneymaker Effect Author Eric Raskin

As regular readers know, I’ve recently joined Bruce Briggs as the co-host of the Top Pair Home Game Poker Podcast. Once in a while, on the show, we interview some of poker’s most interesting players and personalities. The first interview I joined Bruce for was with Eric Raskin, Editor of All In Magazine and author of The Moneymaker Effect. Have a listen to the interview (you can also read the transcript), which was featured on episode 215 of the podcast.

Interview with Elliot Roe, the Poker Hypnotherapist

Mental game coaching is certainly a trend these days as far as improving one’s poker game. One man, Elliot Roe, has created a unique approach to assisting poker players – via hypnotherapy. We caught up with him to ask what poker hypnotherapy is all about and to hear how he’s helped scores of players improve their game. Maybe he could help you too! Read on for more details.

What It’s Like to Get an Interview with Phil Ivey – Behind the Scenes

Many poker fans have probably dreamed about the chance to meet Phil Ivey, the world’s #1 poker player, and thought about what they would ask him if given the opportunity. Over the past few weeks, I’ve essentially lived that dream as I was granted the privilege of interviewing Phil for this poker blog. In this behind-the-scenes blog post, I’ll take you through the entire experience, from the outset until the interview’s publication, and share my thoughts and feelings along the way.