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Interview with Joe Sebok: Professional Poker Player

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Chasse Rehwinkel

I gamble, therefore I write...or I write, therefore I gamble...honestly, they're pretty similar professions…

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At this moment, Joe Sebok is arguably the king of all poker media.


Already the founder and operator of his own, very successful poker multimedia site, PokerRoad.com, Sebok recently added to his poker media résumé by signing a groundbreaking deal with UltimateBet, which not only made him a sponsored pro with the site, but a media and operations consultant.


Although overshadowed by his famous poker playing father, high stakes poker pro Barry Greenstein, when he initially broke into poker, Sebok has managed to tally up his fair share of success on the felt, earning more than $1.8 million in poker winnings since he burst onto the scene in 2005.


Originally from Illinois, Joe was nice enough to take time out of his busy schedule to talk with the Windy City Rounder about Chicago gambling, some Barry Greenstein stories and, of course, the Cubs.


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