Sheree Bykofsky just took home her first Borgata trophy and added a third Ladies Event win to her resume after making a final two deal with Nan Min in Event #14: $230 Ladies No-Limit Hold’em. Bykofsky outlasted 68 players to make it to the top.
Bykofsky has an impressive poker resume with $98,835 in total earnings. Prior to today’s victory, she had won two ladies event, one of them being a World Series of Poker Circuit tournament. She also had a second-place finish in the $300 NLH Ladies Go First of the 2018 Borgata Summer Poker Open. Passionate about poker, Bykofsky has written four poker books and also teaches poker.
When asked how she felt about her victory, Bykofsky said:
“It’s very exciting. I’ve won several first places in Ladies event and several second. I’m really not sure how many. This is my first place at the Borgata.”
According to Bykosky, the stakes are high at the final tables of Ladies Events.
“Of all the tournaments, I feel like the final table of the Ladies is the hardest. The ladies who finish at the final table of the Ladies are top players.”
When asked what she thought about Nan Min, her heads-up opponent, Bykofsky said:
“She was incredible. When I saw her building chips, I said too myself: If I’m gonna end up heads-up at the final table it’s going to be against her.”
Final Table Results
1st: Sheree Bykofsky – $3,562 + Borgata trophy
2nd: Nan Min – $3,561
3rd: Melisa Singh – $1,583
4th: Connie Baker – $1,187
5th: Angelike Barkoutsis – $923
6th: Jasmine Leake – $792
7th: Liping Zhang – $660
8th: Alida Veliu – $528
9th: Susan Notte – $396