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Tilting at poker

Lister has taken redundancy, sold his home, and is trying to make it as a professional poker player and go to Las Vegas. But can he get over a run of bad luck? Grace Dent presents

Lister has taken redundancy, sold his home - a narrowboat - and is trying to make it as a professional poker player. His aim is to go to Las Vegas. But a run of bad luck has put him in "tilt" - the mental problem that can affect poker players when their luck goes bad and they start to play badly as a reaction. Can he get his head straight and start winning again? Maybe, with the intervention of a top poker psychologist.
Presenter: Grace Dent
Producer: Jolyon Jenkins

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