Phil Galfond joins the podcast today to talk being down $900k in Match 1 of the Galfond Challenge against Veni Vedi on Run It Once Poker. We will ask Phil all the questions that so many of you out there want to know about.
3:30 How does Phil feel about the challenge??
5:12 Why not end the first match??
7:30 Will time off make a difference in the results??
8:30 Does Phil think he has an edge??
11:53 At what point does Phil quit the match??
15:24 If I think he is better, I will quit....
22:52 What has made the match so tough?? (Pattern Recognition)
27:00 Why did Phil choose Veni as first opponent??
32:50 Has Run It Once Poker traffic grown??
34:20 Free $10 on RIO Poker now
37:50 When will RIO Poker make money?
39:00 Possible bankroll challenge for myself on RIO Poker
42:20 Do you think Veni is cheating?
47:00 Luke Schwartz comments
51:30 Thoughts being down $400,000
53:00 How has Phil's wife Farah handled challenge?
58:53 Adam Levitan question on God Mode...
59:30 Downswing piece of advice
1:04:40 When will challenge resume?
1:09:00 Dealing with criticism
1:11:30 Does Phil have all his own action??
1:13:30 When will MTTs be on RIO Poker?
1:18:00 Aussie Matt story
1:21:00 RIO NEW PLO Product Vision