Elio Fox

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Elio Fox
Nickname(s) smokrokbyflock (Full Tilt)
smokrokflock (PokerStars)
TURBOKING333 (Absolute)
Residence New York City
World Series of Poker
Bracelet(s) 1
Final table(s) 1
Money finish(es) 3
Highest ITM
Main Event finish
None
World Poker Tour
Final table(s) 1
Money finish(es) 2
European Poker Tour
Money finish(es) 1
Information accurate as of 2015-10-1.

Elio Fox is an American professional poker player whose first World Series of Poker (WSOP) in the money finish was the 2011 World Series of Poker Europe main event that he won.[1] He has played online, where he is a high-stakes No limit Texas hold'em rebuy specialist, since 2009 but had his first notable live play results in 2011. Prior to the World Series of Poker bracelet that he won at the 2011 WSOP Europe, his best live event finish was the 224-player $10,000 + $300 July 12 – 19, 2011 Bellagio Cup VII victory for a prize of $669,692. The event's final table included Ted Forrest, William Thorson and Brandon Cantu.[2] Fox' other previous live event victory was the 251-player $1,590 June 24 – 26, 2011 Venetian Deep Stack Extravaganza III No-Limit Hold'em Event 30 for a prize of $87,192.[3]

In online poker play, as of October 2011 his most notable victories are five $100 + $9 rebuy events on PokerStars and Full Tilt Poker over fields ranging from 290 players to 1257,[4][5][6][7][8] with the later occurring on November 15, 2009 for a prize of $84,205.[8] His largest online prize was a 3rd place in the May 7, 2010 $1,500 + $75 Spring Championship of Online Poker 455-player No-limit Hold'em with Rebuys Event No. 15 High for a prize of $105,780.[9]

World Series of Poker Bracelets[edit]

World Series of Poker results
Year Cashes Final Tables Bracelets
2011 E 1 1 1
2012 1
2015 1
Year Tournament Prize (US$)
2011E €10,400 No Limit Texas hold'em €1,400,000 ($1,927,660)

An "E" following a year denotes bracelet(s) won at the World Series of Poker Europe

His first WSOP in the money finish was the first-place finish in the 593-player 8-handed €10,400 October 15 – 20, 2011 WSOPE Main Event Championship for a prize of €1,400,000 ($1,927,660) over a final table that included Jake Cody, Chris Moorman and Shawn Buchanan.[10]

Personal[edit]

Fox is from New York City and attended Bard College.[11] His girlfriend Julie Aguilera, whom he has been with since 2012, is the owner of Nest Properties.

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Elio Fox". World Series of Poker. Retrieved October 20, 2011. 
  2. ^ "2011 Bellagio Cup VII". Card Player. July 19, 2011. Retrieved October 20, 2011. 
  3. ^ "2011 Venetian Deep Stack Extravaganza III: Event 30 - No-Limit Hold'em". Card Player. June 26, 2011. Retrieved October 21, 2011. 
  4. ^ "PokerStars: Daily $100 With Rebuys". Card Player. September 12, 2010. Retrieved October 21, 2011. 
  5. ^ "PokerStars: Daily $100 With Rebuys". Card Player. October 20, 2010. Retrieved October 21, 2011. 
  6. ^ "PokerStars: Daily $100 With Rebuys". Card Player. February 21, 2010. Retrieved October 21, 2011. 
  7. ^ "Full Tilt Poker: $100,000 Guarantee (Rebuy)". Card Player. December 9, 2009. Retrieved October 21, 2011. 
  8. ^ a b "PokerStars: Daily $100 With Rebuys". Card Player. November 15, 2009. Retrieved October 21, 2011. 
  9. ^ "PokerStars: SCOOP 2010 Event No. 15: High". Card Player. May 7, 2010. Retrieved October 21, 2011. 
  10. ^ "2011 World Series of Poker Europe: Saturday, October 15, 2011 to Wednesday, October 19, 2011: Event #7: WSOPE Main Event Championship". World Series of Poker. October 20, 2011. Retrieved October 21, 2011. 
  11. ^ "2011 World Series of Poker Europe: Saturday, October 15, 2011 to Wednesday, October 19, 2011: Event #7: WSOPE Main Event Championship (updates)". World Series of Poker. October 20, 2011. Retrieved October 21, 2011. 

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