PokerGO® today announced that Gabe Kaplan, famed commentator of poker’s most iconic cash game show, High Stakes Poker, is retiring from the show. Kaplan, 77, spent the last nine seasons in the High Stakes Poker commentary booth, most often paired alongside A.J. Benza with whom he worked with in Seasons 1-5, Seasons 8-9, and to kick off Season 10. Kaplan was paired with Kara Scott in Season 6.
Kaplan’s replacement will be announced next week with the airing of the second episode of High Stakes Poker Season 10. Kaplan’s final episode in the commentary booth aired on PokerGO on Tuesday, January 24. In honor of Kaplan’s immense contributions to High Stakes Poker, his final episode will be re-broadcast on the PokerGO YouTube channel on Friday, January 27, at 12 p.m. ET (9 AM PT).
After nine amazing seasons of High Stakes Poker, Gabe Kaplan is retiring.
"I had a blast doing High Stakes Poker, but the time has come for me to hang it up and empty my locker."
Gabe's final episode will re-air Friday on our YouTube. https://t.co/tznH12TfwM
— PokerGO (@PokerGO) January 25, 2023
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