Sam Trickett, tops on UK’s all-time poker money winning list, has announced his engagement to longtime girlfriend Natasha Sandhu.
Trickett informed his many friends and fans by tweeting, “I havent got round to telling everyone yet, but if u havent heard i proposed to @NatashaSandhu last night……!!! she said yes #thankgod ha!”
Trickett had an amazing 2012 that included a second place finish in the $1 million buy-in Big One for One Drop that added more than $10 million to his career earnings. He currently sits in fourth place on the all-time poker money winning list with $17.4 million. Trickett trails Antonio Esfandiari, Phil Ivey and Phil Hellmuth on that all-time list. Esfandiari took first place in the WSOP Big One for One Drop, taking home more than $18 million.
Sandhu has been by Trickett’s side throughout his rise to fame. She reportedly said ‘yes’ to his marriage proposal while the couple were celebrating New Year’s Eve at the Whiskey Mist nightclub in London, bluffeurope reported. A wedding date has not yet been announced. PokerUpdate sends heartfelt congratulations to Sam and Natasha!