RecPoker | Episode 385 – Andrew Brokos

By Jim Reid
June 17, 2022

This week Jim Reid and the panel interview Andrew Brokos from the Thinking Poker Podcast and we get right into Andrew’s plans for the summer, what its like podcasting without Nate Meyvis, and how Carlos Welch has brought a new energy to their show. We also discuss how Andrew works on his poker game, tips and techniques for less experienced players, the importance of community, and how the poker world needs to start treating women more inclusively. Finally, we talk about the pros and cons of registering on Day 2 of the WSOP main event, Andrew’s new book Essential Poker Concepts Volume 2 – and more!

Andrew is active on Twitter as @thinkingpoker and you can find out all about him and his variety of coaching packages and learning tools at www.thinkingpoker.net

We also go over this week’s home game results and discuss these topics:
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Time Stamps

03:10 Welcome & Introduction 
06:36 Introduction to Andrew Brokos 
12:06 Things about poker that make Andrew excited
16:53 Andrew finds ways to play poker online
18:28 Andrew’s take on dealers being fired on the spot at the WSOP
20:26 Taking advantage of less experienced players
25:16 Andrew: be realistic about what your goals are
29:02 Why is day one at the WSOP being avoided?
33:14 Reading a lot helped Andrew improve at poker
39:33 Andrew talks about his new book “Essential Poker Concepts Volume 2”
52:51 Andrew’s insights on how to get more women into the game
01:02:59 John: Home Game Result updates



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Jim Reid is the host of the RecPoker Podcast and one of the leaders of the free poker learning community at www.rec.poker where you can find an amazing array of training resources and social community activities to help you develop and share your love of this great game we call poker! Learn more about Jim […]

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