Aria High Roller, Facebook giveaway details, Reddit shout-out and new poker show.
Upswing Poker featured pros Doug Polk and Ryan Fee have kept busy this past week with a number of community-based projects ranging from an Ask Me Anything thread on Reddit to the announcement of an all-new Twitch show which will be anchored by Doug and longtime friend Joe Ingram.
Here is a look at what Doug, Ryan and friends have been up to lately, including links to connect with our pros through their unique content on social media platforms.
Table Talk with Polk & Papi
Doug joined Poker Life Podcast host Joey Ingram recently to announce the upcoming Table Talk with Polk & Papi poker news show that will debut Wednesday, November 23rd on the DougPolkPoker Twitch Channel. The program will be hosted by both high profile poker personalities in a “pardon the interruption” comedy format.
Bankroll Challenge Day 20
The $100 to $10,000 Online Poker Bankroll Challenge has been going well this week. Upswing contributor Jose Aguilar has a great summary currently published here on the site which shows close to a 20% Return on Investment for Doug since returning to the WSOP.com Nevada felts.
Ryan Fee Reddit AMA
This past Monday, Ryan headed over to the Reddit Poker streets for a 3-hour Ask Me Anything real-time Q&A session that was a big hit with redditors. More than 100 comments were submitted, all of which the 2016 WSOP Tag Team Co-Champion answered with either text replies or YouTube videos.
Live Poker Easier Than Online Poker
Ryan also uploaded a recent YouTube clip which outlines 6 Reasons Why Live Poker is Easier than Online Poker. You can read his editorial work or watch the embedded segment below to find out why live poker games are often easier to profit from than those online.
Aria $25k High Roller Starts Thursday
Doug will be at the Aria Las Vegas this Thursday for the $25,000 buy-in High Roller event. Cards will be in the air at 2:00pm PST (less than 24 hours from the time this article is published). If you’re a fan of Doug’s who is on Facebook, you can win 1% of his action.
High Stakes Poker Hands Analysis
If you’re looking for high stakes poker strategy material, you should check out Ryan’s October video in which he goes through several hand histories that posters submit on the TwoPlusTwo forums.
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David Huber (known as “dhubermex” online) has been involved in the poker industry for more than a decade. He currently assists several poker and gaming entities as a researcher, writer, and consultant. Former Editor-in-Chief & Head Moderator of online tournament rankings site PocketFives (2006-2011).