Date: 4 months ago   Category: Poker

The loving couple became the best in prestigious poker rating


Alex Foksen and Kristen Biknell perfectly spent 2018 and left no chance for competitors in the rating of GPI. Couple earned more than $7.5 million in a year American Alex Foksen and his girl Kristen Biknell from Canada became leaders of year in the prestigious rating of GPI which considers results of all offline - tournaments in the world. And Kristen became the best in this "race" the second year in a row. In overall rating she took the 27th place, but became the first of women. Biknell with great dispatch worked in 2018. On its account the victory in the large APPT National High Roller tournament which brought it nearly $280.000. Besides, it 28 times got to a prize-winning zone of different tournaments and played seven times at final tables. In total in a year the Canadian earned in live tournaments more than one million dollars (her general prize for career — $2.3 million). It is interesting that Kristen whom now many consider the best girl in the world of poker, successfully the beginnings and new year. On the Players Championship tournament from bay-other $25.000 which is taking place now on the Bahamas, Biknell already is in a step from hit to a prize-winning zone. Before start the day before yesterday of a tournament at it the 17th stack from 207 functioned participants, and will get to prizes 191 players. The boyfriend Biknell — American Alex Foksen — from this tournament already took off, but last year at it was just fantastic. Alex 24 times got to prize-winning zones of tournaments, including 18 times at final tables, and won 5 trophies at once! And in one of tournaments which took place in the summer in Las Vegas Foksen and Biknell remained in the hedz-apostle. Fight did not turn out — Alex and Kristen decided to divide prize-winning, having left a small part to the champion. Foksen became him as a result. The general prize in live tournaments at Alex in 2018 made more than 6.5 million dollars. Let's look which of couple will be more abruptly following the results of 2019. Read also: The star pokerist Danielle Negreana prepares for family life

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