Big Huni

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  • Real Name Chris Hunichen

  • Location Guanacaste, Costa Rica

  • Gender Male

  • Total Posts 397

  • Total Articles 1

  • Member Since Aug 23rd, 2007

  • Last Login Jul 9th, 2018 at 08:43 AM

  • Profile Views142,836

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  • Profession poker
  • Favorite Place to Play Live PokerLas Vegas
  • Hobbies Sports
  • Favorite Cash Games 5/10 NL
  • Favorite Tournament Game WSOP Main Event

Big Huni - Poker Player Profile

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    All-Time High
    1 (2015)
    Costa Rica
    Sliding PLB
    5,039 (100%)


    Lifetime Total
    Largest Cash
    Number of Cashes
    Average Cash
    GPI Ranking
    • $10,000,000 in lifetime cashes
    • 109 Ranked 109th World Wide
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    Killin it!!!

    P5s Scouting Report

    Chris Hunichen is a multiple PocketFives Triple Crown winner who has an outright victory in the PokerStars Sunday 500 for $90,000 along with a first place effort in the Wednesday Quarter Million for $50,300. He also won the Full Tilt Poker $90k Guarantee for $40,200. His other key scores include a a victory in the PokerStars $150k Guaranteed Sunday Rebuy for $47,900 (September '10) and a 3rd place showing in the Stars $250k Guaranteed Sunday Rebuy for $40,900 from December '09. In December '10, he won the Absolute Poker $150k Guaranteed ($1,000+50 NLHE) for $40,300.

    In February 2012, Hunichen won the PokerStars Sunday 500 for $68,000. He claimed his third Triple Crown three months later in May 2012 after winning tournaments on PokerStars, Titan Poker, and bwin. In November of the same year, he was back at it, this time on PokerStars, where he took seventh in the site's Sunday 500 for $11,000. He closed out 2012 by winning his fifth Triple Crown after wins on PokerStars, Full Tilt, and WPT Poker.

    In the second month of 2013, Hunichen took fourth in the PartyPoker High Roller, a $100,000 guaranteed tournament, and cashed out for $10,000. In August of the same year, he reached the final table of the PartyPoker $200K for $11,000. The following month, Big Huni was back at it in a big way, this time taking second in the 888 $200K Whale for $39,000. In December 2013, he won the PokerStars Sunday $100R outright for $67,000.

    November 2014 saw Hunichen hit it big in the PokerStars Sunday Warm-Up, chopping the tournament 2 ways and bagging $89,000. The field that week numbered over 3,100. Shorty thereafter in January 2015, Big Huni triumphed in the Full Tilt Sunday Major, outlasting a field of 889 entrants en route to a $36,000 payday. One year later, he final tabled the Sunday 500 for $26,000.

    In February 2016, Hunichen won the Full Tilt Sunday Major outright for $12,000, defeating a field of 245.

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