Bill Chen (@BillChenPoker) is a quantitative researcher at the Susquehanna International Group and the co-author, with Jarred Ankenman, of The Mathematics of Poker. We talk to him about the connections between poker and trading, and Nate dares to make a math prop bet against him.
Local card room. It’s still early in a big blind ante tournament; 3rd level. Starting stacks are 15k. EP just got crippled in a hand and is down to 4k. He shoves. MP shoves for 15k and seems like not an idiot. It folds to Hero who has AKo and a 50k stack.