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The Bernard Lee Poker Show (12/1/20): Joe Hachem and Nick Binger

By Robbie Strazynski
December 04, 2020

Joe Hachem & Nick Binger

In this episode of The Bernard Lee Poker Show on the Cardplayer Lifestyle Podcast Family, Bernard Lee begins his interview with the 2005 WSOP Main Event champion, Joe Hachem. The Australian WSOP Main Event champion discussed how he got started in poker and talking about the 15th anniversary of his victory. Next week, The Bernard Lee Poker Show will continue its interview with Joe. During the second half of the show, two-time WSOP bracelet winner Nick Binger returns to the show to discuss Learn WPT, the company in which he is President.

0:00Welcome to The Bernard Lee Poker Show as this week’s guests are the 2005 WSOP Main Event champion, Joe Hachem and two-time WSOP bracelet winner and President of LearnWPT, Nick Binger.
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3:43Bernard welcomes Joe Hachem to the show.
4:49Joe joins the show and discusses the 15th anniversary of his WSOP Main Event victory.
9:00Joe discusses the changes in the world of poker comparing 2005 and today.
13:46Joe remembers how he got started in poker.
16:53Joe talks about how he almost didn’t go to the 2005 WSOP Main Event.
20:53Joe recalls finishing 10th in a WSOP bracelet event just before the 2005 WSOP Main Event.
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24:18Bernard interviews two-time WSOP bracelet winner and President of LearnWPT, Nick Binger.
25:11Nick joins the show
25:54Nick discusses playing online cash games and tournaments and how he transitioned to live tournament circuit.
27:41Nick discusses the different strategies that have developed over the last 10-15 years, including online tracking software.
33:35Nick recalls how he got involved in teaching and eventually poker training including Learn WPT.
43:40Nick explains GTO (Game Theory Optimal).
48:57Nick explains some aspects of Learn WPT and how to the programs has solved millions of spots with solver so you don’t have to.

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Robbie Strazynski

Robbie founded Cardplayerlifestyle.com in 2009. A veteran poker writer and presenter, Robbie hosts The Orbit, a first-of-its-kind roundtable discussion live broadcast on Twitch.tv/poker featuring poker’s biggest names and personalities, as well as the CardsChat Podcast. In 2019, Robbie translated the autobiography of poker legend Eli Elezra (Pulling the Trigger) from Hebrew into English. Robbie’s “Running […]