In October skilled poker participant Garrett Adelstein misplaced to a relative newcomer. Final month 15,000 viewers tuned in for his first new public interview, Poker Information stories. Adelstein “reiterated his confidence that he was cheated,” and mentioned he won’t fund the $135,000 the newcomer gave hiim as a peace providing.
[Newcomer Robbi Jade Lew] denied dishonest and Hustler’s third-party investigation concluded there was “no proof of wrongdoing.” Early within the two-hour interview, Polk requested his visitor if he nonetheless feels the identical about what went down on that memorable night. “In essence, I stand fully by the assertion I made. I feel it is extraordinarily possible that I used to be cheated,” the high-stakes professional responded… Adelstein mentioned that Lew “has plenty of balls” to return to live-stream poker after, as he claims, dishonest him out of a large pot…
Over the previous six months, quite a few poker followers have known as for Adelstein to return [the $135,000] to, as they imagine, its rightful proprietor. He as an alternative donated it to a charity. However nonetheless many imagine the appropriate determination is for him to present it again to Lew. Polk requested him if he would accomplish that. “No, I can’t be refunding Robbi the cash, interval. I’m extraordinarily assured I used to be cheated on this hand,” Adelstein defiantly acknowledged. Adelstein then pleaded with those that are on “Staff Robbi” to place themselves in his footwear and and take into consideration how they’d react in the event that they felt they had been cheated on the poker desk. The subsequent week — on April 1st — Poker Information jokingly reported that Robbi Jade Lew had revealed a brand new e-book titled If I Did It..
The April Idiot’s day satire quotes Robbi Jade Lew as saying “I believed it will be enjoyable to put in writing a e-book about how I’d have cheated if I might really accomplished it. Which I did not….”