UFC Fighter Kolby Kovington “hanging” at poker tables all week

Kolby Kovington performs on a professional level in UFC fighting organization since 2012. Had a temporary mid -weight champion title. Total spent in UFC about 20 matches. The last battle dates from March 5, 2022, when Kovington came out against his former friend and now the evil enemy of Horge Masvidal. Confident victory in all 5 rounds won the flask.

Now 34-year-old fighter is active in Florida, where a series of tournaments with poker Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open took place. Kovington proved that it can compete at a high level not only in mixed martial arts.

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Initially, the flask took 7th place in the unlimited Haldem tournament by 7 703 Entrances. The fighter turned out to be very smart by poker measures if managed to overcome such a field. Bay-in tournament $ 400 he multiplied more than 100 times by winning $ 48 295.

I wanted to come back and prove that it’s not just a random. It was important to me to show again that I could play with the best players in the world,
– said Kolby Kovington.

In a few days the UFC fighter was again at the series of Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open. He joined the event participants from Omah for $ 1,00 and was able to win this tournament. None of 84 players were able to knock out an experienced mixed martial arts fighter. Victory brought Kolby Kovington yet $ 25,875.