Chad Holloway

In this episode of The Bernard Lee Poker Show on the Cardplayer Lifestyle Podcast Family, Bernard Lee interviews Pokernews’ Head of Tournament Reporting, North America, Chad Holloway. This past July, Chad was responsible for reporting all 31 bracelet events of the 2020 WSOP Online Series for Pokernews.com and WSOP.com. Spending the entire month of July in Nevada, Chad and his team reported on each event from start to finish.  Chad discussed with Bernard about the unique experience of reporting online poker as opposed to live events and also offers his suggestions of improvements for the future.

0:00 Welcome to The Bernard Lee Poker Show as this week’s guest is Pokernews’ Head of Tournament Reporting, North America, Chad Holloway.
0:05 The 2020 WSOP Online Series has moved over to GGPoker.com with recent winners including Kristen Bicknell, Eoghan O’ Dea and two-time winner Alex Stasiak.
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5:30 Bernard welcomes Pokernews’ Head of Tournament Reporting, North America, Chad Holloway
6:38 Chad joins The Bernard Lee Poker Show.
7:25 Chad discusses how the postponement of the summer WSOP affected his world.
10:16 Chad talks about how the process of reporting the WSOP.com events throughout the month of July.
18:22 Chad talks about determining each player’s name was even though they had different screen names.
21:08 Chad recalls their unusual sleep schedule during the month and the grind of reporting each event.
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22:46 Bernard continues his interview with Pokernews’ Head of Tournament Reporting, North America, Chad Holloway.
25:17 Chad discusses some of the memorable stories and statistics that came out of the 2020 WSOP Online Series including recent guests Ron McMillen, Ryan DePaulo and Tony Dunst.
34:54 Chad discusses his thoughts about the registration numbers for the 2020 WSOP Online Series.
40:32 Chad suggests some improvements to any future WSOP Online Series.
43:22 Chad gives his thoughts about poker in the near future.
45:38 Chad mentions that Pokernews will cover all WSOP bracelet events on GGPoker.com events as well.

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