221: Teresa Pho Qualified For the Pro Tour By Mastering Combat and the PPTQ System
Teresa Pho is a data analyst who just qualified for her first Pro Tour by making top 4 of a Regional Pro Tour Qualifier. Teresa lives in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Avacyn Restored / M13
Khans of Tarkir
Catching up to the new rules. Damage not going on the stack.
Teresa won a Grand Prix Trial and got 2 byes for her first Grand Prix.
Worst Magic Moment
At GP Pittsburgh 2016, Teresa lost her win-and-in to day 2.
Proudest Magic Moment
Top 4 of an RPTQ and qualifying for the Pro tour. Making day 2 at GP Pittsburgh 2017.
What Have You Learned From Magic
Magic is a lot of strategies and resource management. That helps a ton at work.
Tournament Day Tips
Teresa takes Advil to relieve a headache at tournaments.
Deepest Thing You’ve Learned About Yourself
Teresa sees she’s the type of person who is competitive and can dedicate time and energy to what she loves.
Biggest Mistake Players Make
Players are bad at combat.
Look at the mana your opponent has up, think of what you’ve seen, cover how you think they’ll block.
How to Effectively Prepare for a Big Event
Teresa studies the meta and decides the best build to go with. Then, she tweaks the sideboard for herself.
Watch coverage and really analyze what’s going on.
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