Nearing the end of the year and very soon we will know the name of the best player of the Year by the Global Poker Index. Currently the leading position for the last 25 weeks takes professional German player Feodor Holz.
During his professional career Feodore Holz earned in live tournaments more than 20 mln. dollars. Now he’s only 23 years old, this is a great result. His first cash in a live tournament, dates back to the year 2012, when in GPT Series histook second place, and got 15 thousand euros. On the Internet his had nickname CrownUpGuy. In September 2014 he won WCOOP for which he received 1.3 million dollars. In 2015 Fedor finished in 25th place on WSOP Main Event for which he received just over 250 thousand dollars.
This year Feodore Holz has simply phenomenal results demonstrated by winning several major tournaments. Earlier this year he won the Triton Super High Roller tournament with a buyin of 200 thousand dollars, for which he received 3,463,500 dollars. And already in May by 300 thousand tournament Super High Roller Bowl, he received 3.5 million. finished on the second place.
But that is not all! His winning streak continued with the fact that he won the Super High Roller tournament on 50 thousand, winning $ 600k. As part of the series, along with the tournament buy-in of $ 111,111, he also won the first prize, which was awarded the highest prize of his career 4.9 million dollars. In a fantastic apstrike, Fedor did not forget to win the High Roller tournament on 50 thousand, which was held at the EPT series in Barcelona. His winnings totaled 1.3 mln. euros.
The first five rankings GPI-2016 is as follows: Feodore Holz, Nick Petrandzhelo, David Peters. Jason Mercier, Erik Seidel.
Recall that, before the top rating of 22 weeks managed to hold on Steve O’Dvayer. According to this, this result is absolutly a record of Feodore Holz.