PODCASTS

The Bernard Lee Poker Show (6/23/20): Maria Konnikova

Maria Konnikova

In this episode of The Bernard Lee Poker Show on the Cardplayer Lifestyle Podcast Family, Bernard Lee interviews author and poker player, Maria Konnikova, who just released her latest book, The Biggest Bluff: How I Learned to Pay Attention, Master Myself, and Win. Maria also discusses working with Poker Hall of Famer Erik Seidel and playing in the WSOP for the first time. She also recalls her tenure as a sponsored pro with PokerStars.

0:00Red Chip Poker Ad
0:49Welcome to The Bernard Lee Poker Show as this week’s guest will author and poker player, Maria Konnikova.
3:03RunGood Gear Ad
3:46Bernard welcomes author and poker player, Maria Konnikova.
4:51Maria joins The Bernard Lee Poker Show.
5:45Maria discusses how she got started with her book, The Biggest Bluff: How I Learned to Pay Attention, Master Myself, and Win.
12:07Maria talks about working with poker Hall of Famer, Erik Seidel.
18:54Maria describes going to the World Series of Poker for the first time in 2018 including the WSOP Main Event.
28:40ShareMyPair Ad
29:11Bernard continues his interview with author and poker player, Maria Konnikova.
30:40Maria discusses playing poker over the past couple of years and shares her plans to continue playing.
34:25Maria discusses the journey as she wrote her latest book, The Biggest Bluff: How I Learned to Pay Attention, Master Myself, and Win.
38:31Maria talks about the good and the bad about being sponsored by PokerStars during 2018 and 2019.
42:40Follow Bernard on Twitter (@BernardLeePoker) and retweet his tweet to have a chance to win a copy of Maria’s book.
43:07Maria discusses thoughts she hopes readers will take away from reading the book.

Maria Konnikova

0
blog-author1
Written By.

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 […]