A streaker from South Africa has captured the attention of the world after winning the biggest sporting event of the year.
World Cup streaking sensation Alexey “Odysseus” Gevinson took to Instagram to announce that he has won the most expensive trophy in the world, the World Series of Poker World Series Championship, by claiming the title of most expensive prize.
The 30-year-old also posted a video announcing that he was the most decorated player of all time, winning more than $1 million in prizes.
The video is part of a wider celebration of Gevins achievement and he will be joining a list of players who have won more than the $10 million in prize money in the competition.
The World Series, the largest poker tournament in the US, has awarded more than 1,000 prizes to players from around the world.
Gevinson said he has been living a double life since winning the $100,000 grand prize.
“I have been trying to make a living off my prize and the people who work with me,” he said.
“My life has been a bit like that.
But it has always been a dream of mine to be in the top one-hundred players.”
But this year I have won a lot of money and now I want to try to get a little bit more.
“The World Cup was played on February 9 in Brazil.
The event is sponsored by the US government, the Australian Government and the US State Department.
The first-ever streaker to win the biggest prize in poker history is currently a 21-year old from South Australia.
Gevisch is currently ranked No.10 in the WPP World Series.