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Phil Galfond provides a little treat for you with footage from the challenge against Chance beginning with hand 1 of the 35,000 hand battle.

Feb. 10, 2021 | 5 p.m.

Phil Galfond gives us a peak into how he studies using Vision and attempts to climb the streak leaderboard in the process.

Jan. 29, 2021 | 5 p.m.

ProVideo | Phil Galfond posted in PLO: When 1 - Alpha Doesn't Apply

Phil Galfond takes one of the key principals in poker, the Minimum Defense Frequency (aka 1-alpha), and sheds light on various scenarios where it is theoretically okey to deviate from the mathematically derived defense frequency.

If you want to freshen up your knowledge on 1-alpha you can do so with Steve Paul's or Tyler Forrester's videos on that concept.

Dec. 11, 2020 | 5 p.m.

ProVideo | Phil Galfond posted in PLO: Climbing the Streak Leaderboard

Phil Galfond attempts to best the streak leaderboard for HU play turning his focus to flop play in a single-raised pot and an established streak of 29.

Nov. 30, 2020 | 5 p.m.

ProVideo | Phil Galfond posted in PLO: Streak Leaderboard Chase

Phil Galfond takes a crack at the Streak leaderboard first explaining what it's all about before giving it a go and trying to podium.

Nov. 25, 2020 | 5 p.m.

Phil Galfond continues his grind in the $2k PowerFest against a tough table that includes Run It Once's own Joni Jouhkimainen as well as a three handed $5/$10 game on Run It Once poker.

Oct. 26, 2020 | 5 p.m.

Phil Galfond boots up one table of $5/$10 PLO while continuing his grind in a $25K MTT finding himself short again and forced into tough decisions where the SPR and ICM become important factors. The dichotomy between cash and MTT PLO is on full display and makes for a unique video comparing the two.

Oct. 19, 2020 | 5 p.m.

Phil Galfond takes a peek at some footage submitted by Run it Once member Hurakami and touches on a variety of topics during this two table session on Run It Once Poker.

Sept. 26, 2020 | 5 p.m.

Phil Galfond loads up a mixture of MTT's and cash games finding himself short in the high stakes tournament and looking to make something happen all while battling against a seemingly tough opponent in a HU cash match.

Sept. 21, 2020 | 5 p.m.

Phil Galfond continues to battle it out at the high stakes MTT tables discussing his approach as stacks are now substantially shorter than part 1 and boots up a table of HU to mix in with the action.

Sept. 16, 2020 | 5 p.m.

Phil Galfond fires up two high stakes real name MTTs sharing his analysis live at the tables. He tries to balance his attempt to exploit the general cautiousness of the players in this high pressure setting and the risk of becoming overly spewy.

Sept. 7, 2020 | 5 p.m.

Phil Galfond boots up two tables of Vision in an effort to explore the differences between dry and wet boards and the strategy approaches required to approach both profitably.

Aug. 31, 2020 | 5 p.m.

We rarely do this but this time we insist that you watch the previous installment where Phil Galfond introduces our hero and breaks down a handful or potential issues that are holding this player back from climbing the stakes. Phil finds a few hands that go to later streets and illustrate some more complex findings in this players game.

Aug. 1, 2020 | 5 p.m.

The star studded lineup returns for the final installment fo a little cash game between friends.

July 31, 2020 | 5 p.m.

Phil Galfond explores turn Cbets in 3B pots, a situation he deems as the most difficult in the game tree and utilizes Vision to help guide him in his study.

July 27, 2020 | 5 p.m.

Phil Galfond grabs some footage from a long-time Run It Once member and discusses some of the things that might be holding back people from climbing the stakes and leaks that may be hiding in plain sight.

July 17, 2020 | 5 p.m.

Phil Galfond utilizes Vision to run through a number of situations in an effort to locate particularly interesting and complex situations that he explores in more detail.

June 29, 2020 | 5 p.m.

Phil Galfond continues his examination from a recent session at 5/10 against some relatively stiff competition and finds himself touching on the current state of the games during some lulls in the action.

June 15, 2020 | 5 p.m.

Phil Galfond utilizes the Vision software to examine general C-betting strategies and touches on some of the reasons that can factor into your decision that the solver might not take into account.

June 13, 2020 | 5 p.m.

Phil Galfond fires up some 5/10 action on Run It Once poker and discusses some reads before diving into the hands and discussing his exploitative approach.

June 8, 2020 | 5 p.m.

Phil Galfond walks us through a practice session against the Vision trainer for turn C-bets which he describes as potentially more important than flop C-bets and shows that even one of the best in the business doesn't score 100%!

May 18, 2020 | 5 p.m.

Phil Galfond takes it back to the 6-max streets and as the title suggests, looks to get involved with some perceived weaker opponents often with relatively weak holdings himself.

April 27, 2020 | 5 p.m.

Phil Galfond fresh off his HUPLO challenge dives head first into the 6max games and tries to get his mind in the 6-handed groove.

April 18, 2020 | 5 p.m.

ProVideo | RIO Elite NL posted in NLHE: Phil and Friends (part 4)

Phil and his best buddies continue to duke it out in a 6MNL cash game with the aggression seeing an uptick in this installment.

April 17, 2020 | 5 p.m.

ProVideo | RIO Elite NL posted in NLHE: Phil and Friends (part 3)

Phil and five of his pals are back at it playing some good old fashioned two-card poker and commenting in real time on their thoughts of both their own play and their fellow coaches/opponents.

April 6, 2020 | 5 p.m.

Phil Galfond loads up Vision and discusses how he studies the game utilizing the solver-based practice mode.

March 18, 2020 | 5 p.m.

Phil Galfond boots up 4 tables of hot PLO action and comments in postmortem fashion with an eye on exploitation in the anonymous player pool.

Feb. 22, 2020 | 5 p.m.

ProVideo | RIO Elite NL posted in NLHE: Phil and Friends (part 2)

The battle continues between the Run It Once coaches and NL crushers with commentary occurring in real time.

Feb. 11, 2020 | 5 p.m.

Phil finds himself with two tables of HU and looks to sharpen game before his upcoming challenge battles while continuing to fight the good fight at a full-ring PLO table which admittedly he is shooting from the hip on many of his decisions.

Jan. 20, 2020 | 5 p.m.

Phil Galfond continues his battle at high stakes in games ranging from heads up to a full-ring table which admittedly Phil is flying by the seat of his pants and finds himself questioning his seemingly loose opens.

Jan. 13, 2020 | 5 p.m.

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