Doug Polk and Matt Berkey have engaged in a public feud over an alleged declined heads-up problem.
What began out as a pleasant hustle to get Matt Berkey enjoying heads-up with Nikhil “Nik Airball” Arcot has spiraled into one of many petty feuds that Doug Polk has become an artwork kind.
the present took a flip within the final ten minutes
On Wednesday, Nik appeared on Polk’s podcast to speak about Garrett Adelstein’s fall from grace. The present took a flip within the final ten minutes as Polk took Matt Berkey to job.
Polk seems to have been appearing as a center man for Nik, brokering the phrases of a heads-up confrontation between Nik and Berkey. Nonetheless, feeling that Berkey was being evasive, Polk couldn’t assist however confer with “this factor with [Nik] and Berkey” on his podcast, calling it “a bitch transfer” on Berkey’s half.
Nik went even additional, calling Berkey a “scammer” for promoting teaching whereas additionally turning down his heads-up problem.
Berkey raised Polk’s wager by responding to the podcast with a Twitter put up containing screencaps of the negotiations between Polk and himself. The messages seem to point out pretty typical scheduling negotiations, undermining Polk’s level.
This didn’t section Polk, who re-raised by doubling down on Berkey for “backing out” after which calling him a “nitwit.”
Berkey four-bet by calling Polk a “c*nt” and a “washed up geezer” earlier than difficult Polk to affix him in a full-ring recreation on the Bellagio.
[NB: Interested readers and Berkey may wish to look up the derivation from rhyming slang of the British insult “berk.”]
Polk then shoved with two tweets (which may very well be learn to suggest Polk thinks Berkey is a fraud) and a YouTube video.
Polk’s video breaks down a poorly performed hand of Berkey’s throughout a recreation of jack-four on the Dwell on the Bike stream.
Polk intercuts his mock-analysis of the hand with a takedown of Berkey’s profession. He dismantles Clear up For Why – Berkey’s teaching enterprise – calls Berkey out for errors in his podcast, after which tries to poach Landon Tice from Berkey’s steady.
Berkey has but to reply to the video. When he does, he would do nicely to remember the previous saying about wrestling Doug Polk: you each get coated in shit…and Polk enjoys it.