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Chad Holloway
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Playing in the 2016 WSOP Monster Stack. Ended up finishing 81st of 6,927 for nearly $12k.
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Who should be Ante Up's Most Popular Dealer 2016? I encourage you to vote for Dave Burns (pictured doing what he does). He's a great guy and has been a solid dealer for over a decade. It only takes a minute and I'd appreciate it. Cast your vote here -> http://www.anteupmagazine.com/mpd
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When I turned 21 (I'm 33 now), I walked into Ho-Chunk Casino at midnight to play poker. Dave Burns was a great dealer then and continues to be to this day. I'm excited to see him nominated for Ante Up's 2016 Most Popular Dealer. Please take a moment and give him your vote. He deserves it and it'd be great to see a Midwest dealer win it -> http://www.anteupmagazine.com/mpd
Ante Up's MPD (Most Popular Dealer) 2016 contest. Dealers from all over the United States were nominated to be Ante Up's MPD (Most Popular Dealer) this year, and here are the nominees chosen to compete. Some nominated themselves. Others were nominated by players, colleagues or supervisors.
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If you're looking for live updates from the MSPT Venetian, you can follow them all week long here -> http://bit.ly/MSPTVenetian Day 1a kicked off today. Should be a fun one as there's a great mix of players from the Midwest battling it out with Vegas pros like former WSOP Main Event champs Jerry Yang and Carlos Mortensen.
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Not often I get to do an interview with a football legend. While it's not the football I grew up with and love, my travels have shown me the "other" football is insanely popular, and Denilson is a pretty big name in Brazil.
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Happy to announce that in addition to serving as Media Director for the Mid-States Poker Tour, I will be writing occasional news pieces for CardsChat. Did my first this weekend as Survivor's "Boston" Rob Mariano won an event at Run It Up Reno!
From Run It Up Reno (RIUR), Survivor legend "Boston" Rob Mariano talks exclusively to CardsChat about playing poker at Jason Somerville's series.
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Nice article by Lee Davy on 888poker about poker and charity. I highly recommend you check it out.
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Who should be Ante Up's Most Popular Dealer 2016? I encourage you to vote for Dave Burns. Great guy. Cast your vote: http://www.anteupmagazine.com/mpd
Ante Up's MPD (Most Popular Dealer) 2016 contest. Dealers from all over the United States were nominated to be Ante Up's MPD (Most Popular Dealer) this year, and here are the nominees chosen to compete. Some nominated themselves. Others were nominated by players, colleagues or supervisors.
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In case you missed it, online poker's most accomplished tournament player has signed with +888poker. They sure know how to put together a team! 
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A fun piece I did about a unique filming technique utilized at 888local event at Aspers Casino to capture the action in a side event that featured the likes of Dominik Nitsche & Kara Scott. The video marks the first time a 360 video has been used in poker.
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Last week I had the honor of attending Run It Up Reno. It was without a doubt one of the funnest poker experiences ever. If you get a chance to go in the future, I couldn't recommend it highly enough. For more on it, check out my recap up on CardsChat -> https://www.cardschat.com/news/run-it-up-reno-big-winners-include-kevin-martin-and-blake-vincent-24233
Jason Somerville's Run It Up Reno event at the Peppermill Resort Hotel had many winners and even more fun. We share the highlights with you.
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Check out my +888poker Super XLSeries recap, which includes Sweden's "Gr33nApples" winning the Main Event and 888 Pro Dominik Nitsche topping a field of 1,433 entries to win Mini Main for $36,541.50!
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I am a senior writer for PokerNews. My duties include writing daily articles, conducting interviews, live reporting events, contributing to the Podcasts, etc.
Employment
  • PokerNews
    Senior News Editor, 2010 - present
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Reedsburg, Wisconsin
Previously
Reedsburg, WI - New Orleans, LA
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MSPT Media Director; former PokerNews Managing Editor, WSOP bracelet winner; nationally syndicated poker columnist; Ante Up Magazine WI
Introduction
I'm a Wisconsin native who began a writing career in poker after taking a leave of absence from law school. I worked as an intern at the 2009 World Series of Poker before freelancing for PokerNews the following year. In October 2010, I joined PokerNews full-time as a senior writer. In addition to writing daily articles, I occasionally join the PokerNews Podcast and Live Reporting Team.
Bragging rights
I get to write about a game I love while occasionally getting the opportunity to travel to exotic locations around the world to report on tournaments. I also serve as the Wisconsin ambassador for Ante Up Magazine and am a sponsored member of Team Blue Shark Optics.
Education
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison
    History, 2005 - 2007
  • University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County
    Associates Degree, 2002 - 2005
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