Stu Ungar Untold Tales: Hellmuth Remembers Stuey's Total Recall

Published on 17 October 2016 by Pokerlistings 518

Three-time poker world champion Stu Ungar's memory and observation skills are the stuff of legends. Leading all-time WSOP bracelet winner Phil Hellmuth was coming up in the poker world when Ungar was at the top of the game and in this video Hellmuth tells a story that shows just how gifted Stu Ungar was. shot a short documentary telling Ungar's tragic yet amazing story and now we're releasing special interview footage that was left on the editing room floor. For the full documentary go to Hellmuth's story revolves around a time Stu Ungar was playing in a high-stakes cash game and poker legend Chip Reese was playing high-stakes gin at the next table. Somehow Ungar is able to keep track of everything going on around him, including a discard Reese made 20 minutes before this story unfolds. Check out the video to hear the whole story and make sure to watch the full documentary: Stu Ungar's Last Chance Gone Wrong.