EPT11 Barcelona: The good and the bad of being a poker Dad

August 24, 2014

As poker players get younger and younger (and the rest of us get older and older) there are few players who have taken on that most challenging of events, the birth of their first child.


Jake Cody, who became a father earlier this year

But a few players known for their youthful brilliance have now taken this leap, or at least provided what was necessarily and then stood back and watched, as Sarah Grant investigated. She talked to both Shaun Deeb and Jake Cody about their experiences.

In the circumstances, both look extremely well.

Follow all the action from the tournament floor on the main EPT Barcelona page. There’s hand-by-hand coverage in the panel at the top, including chip counts, and feature pieces below. There’s also EPTLive, which is streaming action from Day 3 of the Main Event.

Stephen Bartley is a staff writer for the PokerStars Blog.


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