15 Bigs – Alex Livingston

WSOP bracelet winner Alex Livingston had one other nice World Collection of Poker… however can he reply our 15 bigs and survive?

One of many names to leap out of the headlines over the previous few years within the World Collection of Poker, Alex Livingston shot to fame in 2019 when he completed third within the WSOP Major Occasion for a career-high rating of $4 million.


Removed from that being his solely main stay rating, Livingston has turn out to be a match mainstay over current years, cashing for $6 million in profession earnings in stay tournaments alone, and had one other profitable summer season in Las Vegas. With Over $275,000 in winnings from six cashes within the 2022 WSOP alone, Livingston gained Occasion #9 on this 12 months’s schedule for his first-ever bracelet.


Can Livingston conquer our notoriously troublesome set of questions within the newest version of 15 Bigs, nevertheless? Let’s put him to the check.


You’re on a long-haul flight and may solely select one TV Present or Film to look at on repeat, which is your choose?


The Workplace, palms down.


He’s not the one one to select the favored sitcom there – Josh Arieh said exactly the same.


In case you have been stranded on a desert island with one e book for firm, what wouldn’t it be?


I’d in all probability choose a e book of very troublesome puzzles, to maintain me occupied for a very long time.


What’s the tune you could possibly take heed to on repeat without end?


Deliverance by Bubba Sparxxx. I say this as a result of I truly listened to it for 17 hours straight as soon as taking part in Borgata $5/$10 no restrict.


17 hours straight?! What a session. In case you haven’t heard it for your self, be a part of Livingston in placing it on repeat.



What’s your favorite place to play poker and why?


Amsterdam – superior on line casino and metropolis.


Livingston has that in common with the 2013 WSOP world champion Ryan Riess, as we found out last month.


In case you have been to be shot at daybreak, what could be your final meal and drink?


Steak, corn on the cob and a very good crimson wine.


The place’s your favorite non-poker vacation vacation spot?


New Zealand.


You may play poker daily for a 12 months or play no poker for an entire 12 months – which do you select?


Day-after-day for a 12 months – not shut.


We are able to consider it. Try one among Livingston’s most well-known performs within the 2019 WSOP Major Occasion.



Who’s the particular person you don’t have round anymore that you just miss essentially the most?


My Dad.


Which particular person would you most like to fulfill however by no means have?


Tiger Woods.


When’s the final time life put you on tilt?


Minor life tilt continuously however can’t bear in mind the final main life tilt I’ve had.


In case you couldn’t play the WSOP Major Occasion subsequent 12 months, which member of the family would you place into the motion in your home?


My brother.


What’s your finest poker ability?


My capacity to adapt to my opponents.


And your greatest leak?


Dangerous psychological sport for on-line poker.


In case you might make one rule change to poker, what wouldn’t it be?


Shot clocks turning into the norm and having the period of time to behave fluctuate based mostly on streets. Or use a chess clock model the place you could have X period of time per participant per degree.


Shot Clock
Livingston believes a shot clock must be in operation not solely on the WSOP however elsewhere too.


You have got simply ten seconds with the particular person of your desires… what do you say?


Actually don’t know methods to reply this one!


Did we stump him on the final? We’re claiming that as a win in opposition to one among Canada and poker’s most interesting. 


Official WSOP {photograph} courtesy of PokerGO, the house of live-streamed motion on the World Collection of Poker in Las Vegas. 


Author: Bradley Watson