Exclusive interviews with players from the Australian and Asian poker community.
  • Time Out with James "Andy McLEOD" Obst

    With the PokerStars Spring Championship of Online Poker in full swing, we thought it might be a good idea to catch up with one of Australia’s most successful online poker players in James Obst. ..Read more

  • Speaking candidly with Joe Hachem

    It’s been a long time since I’ve been to Adelaide for a poker trip. In fact the last time was for the 2011 Adelaide Poker Champs, which so happened to be only the second-ever event that Poker Asia Pacific  provided live reporting for. Since then there actually haven’t been any major events held in South Australia. ..Read more

  • Time out with Jackie Glazier and the New Caledonia Poker Open

    One of the most exciting poker tournaments of the year is fast approaching with the inaugural New Calendonia Poker Open scheduled from March 8-15, 2014. This event will not only offer a juicy Main Event, but an enormous range of fun activities away from the felt. ..Read more

  • Time Out with Aussie Millions champ Mervin Chan - Part Two

    Mervin Chan took down the Aussie Millions Main Event almost one year ago and so we thought with the 2014 Aussie Millions just around the corner, now was a good time to catch up with the Malaysian for an interview. ..Read more

  • Time Out with Aussie Millions champ Mervin Chan - Part One

    It’s been almost one year since Mervin Chan became the 2013 Aussie Millions champion. Chan defeated a field of 629 players to become the first player of Asian descent to win the title, along with claiming the AUD$1.6 million top prize. ..Read more

  • Time Out with Heidi 'heidi-bean' May

    Compared to men, there simply aren’t many successful or well-known female online poker grinders in the world and this is especially true in Australia. To the best of our knowledge, the most succesfull Aussie female online poker player is Tasmania’s Heidi ‘heidi-bean’ May. ..Read more

  • Time Out with Lynn Gilmartin

    Australia’s own Lynn Gilmartin is a star on the rise. From working in the offices at the Crown Casino, Lynn has risen through the ranks to now find herself in the role of hostess for the World Poker Tour. So how did Lynn find herself in one of the most iconic and respected positions in all of poker? We caught up with Lynn to find out more. --- ..Read more

  • Time Out with Jono Bredin - Part Two

    In part one of our interview with Aussie Jono Bredin, we spoke to the inspirational young APPT Queenstown champion about how he feels about his victory, gaining respect and admiration from the Australian poker ..Read more

  • Time Out with Jono Bredin - Part One

    Back in August the biggest story in Asia-Pacific and Australia poker was when Jonathan ‘Jono’ Bredin won the APPT Queenstown Main Event. ..Read more

  • Time Out with Nick Wong - ACOP Million Dollar Challenge

    The Asia Championship of Poker (ACOP) is the biggest poker tournament series in all of Asia. With 18 tournaments and 12 Title Events over a 17-day poker festival, the HK$100,000 Main Event boasts a massive HK$20,000,000 prize pool guarantee. ..Read more