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Kristy Gazes

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Nickname(s)  Mixed Games
Residence  Torrance, California
Title(s)  None

Bracelet(s)  None
Name  Kristy Gazes
Money finish(es)  8
Role  Television Actor
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Born  October 28, 1967 (age 48) (1967-10-28)
TV shows  National Heads-Up Poker Championship

Highest ITM Main Event finish  592nd, 2009

Kristy Gazes (born October 28, 1967) is a professional poker player originally from California.

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Gazes has been playing poker since 1986. She made a living for years as a high-stakes cash game player in Los Angeles, California.

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Gazes preference for high-low split and mixed games such as H.O.R.S.E and H.O.S.E. has earned her the nickname "Mixed Games". She made the 2001 World Series of Poker S.H.O.E. final table.

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Her biggest career win came in 2005, when she took first place in the Full Tilt Poker Championship at the Wynn Las Vegas, besting a live televised final table that included Ted Forrest, Clonie Gowen and Daniel Negreanu. She took a $250,000 payout for her victory.

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In 2003, she won the World Championship of Online Poker Omaha high low split title.

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Gazes made multiple final tables during the first season of the Ultimate Poker Challenge and appeared as a guest commentator on that program. She appeared in the GSN series Poker Royale Battle of the Sexes.

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In 2007, she made two final tables at the Aussie Millions, the Main Event and Pot Limit Omaha event, taking home over $230,000.

In August 2007, she won the World Poker Tour Season Six Ladies Invitational.

As of 2016, her live tournament winnings exceed $1,040,000.

Kristy was formerly married to poker pro Bill Gazes.

In recent years, she has shifted her career focus from poker to the stock market and now owns a successful options trading business.

References

Kristy Gazes Wikipedia


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