Alex Foxen! No. 1 on the GPI overall standings, in the hunt for the 2019 Global Poker Index Player of the Year coming off of winning it in 2018, and now No. 1 on the Poker Central Power Rankings after a very hot week in Monte Carlo. Daniel Negreanu and
Chris Hunichen raised to 17,000 from early position and Alex Foxen moved all in from the button for 26,000. Hunichen called. Hunichen: [Th9c] Foxen: [JhJc] The board ran out [QsQd6hJd8h] and Foxen doubled through.
In a hand that started out relatively tame it escalated quickly. It all began with an under the gun raise to 17,000 by Alex Foxen, who was called by Sean Winter from his big blind. Winter checked the [9h5c4s] flop, Foxen made a continuation bet of 15,000, only to get check-raised by
Alex Foxen raised to 15,000 on the button and Koray Aldemir moved all in for 125,000 from the small blind. Martin Zamani thought for a little, and then folded. Foxen called. Foxen: [AcQd] Aldemir: [4s4h] The board ran out [9s5d4c7h2h] and Aldemir doubled through.
Alex Foxen raised to 14,000 pre-flop. Koray Aldemir made the call and then Jason Koon moved all-in but nobody called.