Doyle Brunson Blocks Doug Polk and Matt Glantz on Twitter


02 Apr

Many have performed so earlier than him, however Doyle Brunson turned probably the most high-profile poker execs to dam Doug Polk on Twitter, and he threw in Matt Glantz as nicely for good measure!

The granddaddy of poker had reached the tip of his tether with the Upswing Poker boss, with Polk poking enjoyable at Brunson’s Christian religion after Texas Dolly shared this tweet.

True to type, Doug jumped in with a smart-arsed reply…

…and shortly afterwards the ban-hammer descended, Polk tweeting:

“Andddd we’re blocked. Should have been a delicate challenge.”

Brunson, as followers and followers will know, leads off his Twitter bio with the phrase “Christian” and recurrently retweets primarily based on his religion. As some have identified, others may, and maybe ought to, simply learn and transfer on in the event that they don’t agree with him…

“I don’t observe @TexDolly for his political beliefs (I’m on the reverse finish of politics from him). I observe him as a result of he’s an attention-grabbing man who’s had an attention-grabbing life,” wrote one fan.

One other tweeted:

“Doyle, I get pleasure from your entire tweets, whether or not I agree with the sentiment or not. I do not actually perceive why anybody, particularly skilled poker gamers, would not simply learn and admire.”

Polk, in fact, isn’t most individuals, and has made a reasonably good residing at choosing fights on Twitter, his notorious feud with Daniel Negreanu a living proof, resulting in their current Grudge Match.

Matt Glantz was additionally hit by Doyle’s banhammer, though that sparked one other row with fellow professional Jeff Madsen, who tweeted…

Glantz was completely happy to defend himself, accusing Madsen of being a Trump-loving, Covid-denier, and refuting Doyle’s model of occasions saying he was making up lies to justify the ban…

Polk naturally couldn’t resist a sardonic response to that tweet both, posting:

“Do not make excuses you godless scumbag.”

As with every thing else these days, the poker world is polarised and it appears virtually every thing results in feuds and ‘headsupforrollz’ calls, the Negreanu vs Hellmuth HighStakes Feud one other living proof.

Who’s subsequent for the Brunson banhammer is anybody’s guess, nevertheless, maybe essentially the most well-known Twitter block in poker historical past noticed Doyle on the receiving finish…

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