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On the latest special episode of the PokerNews Podcast, Chad Holloway and Jeff Platt talk about winning "Content Provider of the Year" at the Gulf Coast Poker Awards, what the new COVID rules might mean for the 2021 World Series of Poker (WSOP), and recap recent bracelet winners from both the WSOP.com and GGPoker events.
They also talk about British poker player Ashley Locker going to jail for 26 months on drug charges, preview the upcoming MSPT Black Hawk Main Event, and chat with Colorado's Francisco Estrada, who recently won a $10,000 seat into the 2021 WSOP Main Event by playing on ClubGG.
Big thanks to the special sponsor this week in Elite Chip Care.
Time Stamps *Time|Topic* 00:24 | Welcome to the show 00:44 | PN Podcast wins Gulf Coast Poker Award 04:35 | Sponsor: Elite Chip Care 06:10 | What do the COVID rules mean for the 2021 WSOP? 11:10 | Could the WSOP be canceled? Maybe but probably not 11:55 | Is there a dealer shortage? 13:55 | Will players be required to wear a mask? 15:30 | How to win a seat into the WSOP Main Event via ClubGG 16:08 | Join Club PokerNews on ClubGG 17:25 | Guest Francisco Estrada talks winning $10,000 WSOP Main Event seat 28:50 | Highlighting the early bracelet winners in GGPoker WSOP 35:20 | Recapping the final WSOP.com Online Bracelet winners 41:00 | Chad defeats Jeff in WSOP.com Fantasy bet 42:45 | WSOP Pennsylvania bracelet events happening now 45:35 | Event #3: $3,200 High Roller cancelled/postponed 47:23 | partypoker to host WPT Online Championships 48:36 | British poker player Ashley Locker jailed for 26 months on drug charges 52:20 | MSPT Black Hawk Main Event set to being