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Alex Foxen – Wikipedia

Alex Foxen - Wikipedia

American poker participant

William Alex Foxen (born February 1, 1991) is an American poker participant from Huntington, New York.

Foxen attended Boston School, the place he performed tight finish on the college’s soccer crew.[1] In 2012, on the age of 21, he gained the primary World Sequence of Poker circuit occasion he entered in New Orleans.[2] He nonetheless declared that he did not begin enjoying poker critically till the age of 23, when he graduated from college.

Right now, he performed on-line for a few years earlier than making a transition to reside poker in 2016, beginning with small tournaments of $200 to $500 buy-ins. [3]

Foxen’s first WSOP ultimate desk got here in 2017. In December of that 12 months, he completed second within the 5 Diamond World Poker Traditional on the World Poker Tour, incomes greater than $1,134,000.[4]

In 2018, Foxen earned greater than $6.6 million and gained excessive curler occasions on the WPT and Asia Pacific Poker Tour, in addition to ending runner-up within the Social gathering Poker Tens of millions occasion in Nottingham, England for $947,000 and the Tremendous Excessive Curler Bowl for $2,160,000, his largest profession money.[5][6] He earned Participant of the 12 months honors from World Poker Index and was ranked No. 1 for 38 consecutive weeks from October 2018 to June 2019, a GPI document.[7][8] On the 2019 WSOP, he completed 40th within the Predominant Occasion.[9]

Foxen made the ultimate desk of the 5 Diamond World Poker Traditional for the second time in three years in December 2019. He gained the match, defeating Toby Joyce heads-up and incomes almost $1.7 million for his first WPT title.[10] The win moved him atop the GPI’s POY race for the second straight 12 months.[11]

As of 2019, Foxen has greater than $15.2 million in reside match winnings. He has 39 cashes on the WSOP and 4 ultimate tables for $810,000. He’s in a relationship with three-time WSOP bracelet winner Kristen Bicknell.[12] In June 2018, Foxen defeated her heads-up to win the Mid-Stakes Poker Tour Venetian occasion.[13]

Alex Foxen is coached by Eliot Roe, from health and theoretical understanding to emotional response and psychological recreation.

Private Life[edit]

Alex Foxen is courting fellow skilled poker participant Kristen Bicknell.[14]

References[edit]

  1. ^ “Alex Foxen Boston School profile”. Boston School. Retrieved December 23, 2019.
  2. ^ Dalla, Nolan (Might 16, 2012). “OUTFOXED! ALEX FOXEN WINS FIRST GOLD RING”. WSOP.com. Retrieved December 23, 2019.
  3. ^ SomuchpokerNews (March 13, 2019). “An interview with Alex Foxen – #1 GPI”. Somuchpoker. Retrieved September 11, 2020.
  4. ^ Cross, Valerie (December 11, 2017). “Ryan Tosoc Wins WPT 5 Diamond at Again-to-Again Last Desk”. PokerNews. Retrieved December 23, 2019.
  5. ^ Chaffin, Sean (January 14, 2019). “Excessive-Stakes Poker Crusher Alex Foxen: “It is Not Enjoyable To Play Towards Me“. CardPlayer. Retrieved December 23, 2019.
  6. ^ Schult, Steve (December 20, 2018). “ISAAC HAXTON CAPTURES SUPER HIGH ROLLER BOWL V TITLE FOR $3.6 MILLION”. Poker Central. Retrieved December 23, 2019.
  7. ^ Harris, Martin (January 3, 2019). “World Poker Index: Alex Foxen Wins 2018 GPI Participant of the 12 months”. PokerNews. Retrieved December 23, 2019.
  8. ^ Rinkema, Remko (June 1, 2019). “BET ON YOURSELF: ALEX FOXEN TURNS $1,500 WSOP EVENTS INTO NOSEBLEEDS WITH BRACELET BETS”. Poker Central. Retrieved December 23, 2019.
  9. ^ Rinkema, Remko (July 12, 2019). “ALEX FOXEN BUSTS 2019 WSOP MAIN EVENT IN 40TH PLACE – “I JUST GOT TO LIVE WITH THIS RESULT.“. Poker Central. Retrieved December 23, 2019.
  10. ^ Chaffin, Sean (December 22, 2019). “OUTFOXED THEM ALL: ALEX FOXEN WINS RECORD-BREAKING WPT FIVE DIAMOND”. WPT.com. Retrieved December 23, 2019.
  11. ^ Shillibier, Will (December 22, 2019). “Foxen Poised for GPI Participant of the 12 months Title After WPT 5 Diamond Victory”. PokerNews. Retrieved December 23, 2019.
  12. ^ Sofen, Jon (January 2, 2019). “Alex Foxen Wins GPI Participant of the 12 months, Girlfriend Kristen Bicknell Feminine POY (Once more)”. Playing cards Chat Information. Retrieved December 23, 2019.
  13. ^ “The Muck: Did Couple Foxen & Bicknell Take It Straightforward on Every Different?”. PokerNews. June 18, 2018. Retrieved December 23, 2019.
  14. ^ SomuchpokerNews (March 13, 2019). “An interview with Alex Foxen – #1 GPI”. Somuchpoker. Retrieved September 11, 2020.

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