Windy City Poker Championship's poker reporter Carla Pesono talks with Michael LaPidus from the H Foundation to find out more about how their foundation got started and why they are the hosting charity for our poker series!
Windy City Poker Championship is back this Sunday, April 15, 2012 at 8pm CDT with the $1500 buy-in Winner Take All event, featuring professional poker player Chad Brown, high stakes cash game player Rick Rahim, WPT Boot Camp instructor Nick Brancato, local players Paul Fisher and Meg Bertini, TV and Radio personality Richard Roeper, WGN and CSN Chicago's David Kaplan, Bust Out Poker Wear's Nikki Griffith, and 2007 WSOP Main Event Champ Jerry Yang and WPT Player of the year Faraz Jaka return to the felt.
Two on-the-felt sneak peaks after the break...
Rick Rahim and Meg Bertini mix it up:
Jerry Yang finally plays a hand:
Episodes will be available here, at the online home of Windy City Poker Championship - ChicagoPokerClub.net.
If you're in Chicago, or get Comcast SportsNet on your local provider (including national broadcast on DirecTv and Dish Network) you can tune in this Sunday night at 7PM Central. The show will also be broadcast on regional sports networks in the Washington D.C. area, the Mississippi gulf coast region, the West Coast, and in Florida. Check your local listings. The show will be available here as well, to stream over the interwebs.
Comcast SportsNet can be found on the following channels (WCPC is broadcast in HD):
Episodes 2-4 feature the the single-table Winner Take All, the deep stack Main Event final table, and a made-for-TV head's up match - WCPC Executive Producer Kirk Fallah versus Brancato, with live - at the table - commentary from yours truly.