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The Devilfish Predicts The Future

by Padraig Parkinson |  Published: Dec 01, 2013


I recently met some old poker friends at the 888 VIP event in London, and inevitably the conversation came around to the good old days of the made for TV UK POKER OPEN. For reasons nobody has ever figured out, Jesse May and I did most of what was loosely described as commentary and Mad Marty was the tournament director. It goes without saying that those responsible for this state of affairs are, quite rightly, no longer employed by the company. If you weren’t too worried about litigation and stuff like that you could write a hell of a book about what goes on when pros, online qualifiers, celebrities, poker company employees and a TV crew get incarcerated for two weeks in the arsehole of nowhere (sometimes called Maidstone by residents, obsessed with property prices) and maybe I will. Some pretty tasty stuff went on in the studio too. Strangely ...

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