Tag: Alexander Kostritsyn

Four-Way Chop in WCOOP Main Event Leaves "Coenaldinho7" with Title and $1.3 Million

The 2015 WCOOP $5,200 Main Event saw Belgium's "Coenaldinho7" become online poker's tournament king claiming $1.3 million as part of a four-way deal. At the close of the 2015 WCOOP...

The Online Railbird Report: Doc Sands Challenges Doug Polk to Fight for $500,000

Doug "WCGRider" Polk apparently accepted a $500,000 fight challenge from David "Doc" Sands, but will it actually happen?

The Online Railbird Report: JRB Wins Big, Somerville & Twitch Strike New Deal & More

Jean-Robert Bellande finished as online poker's biggest winner this week with $236,166 in profit. That and more in this week's Online Railbird Report.

2015 WSOP Day 9: Lehr Gets Second Bracelet, Kakon Scores First

On Day 9 of the 2015 World Series of Poker, Keith Lehr captured his second gold bracelet.

Five Thoughts: 25K Fantasy Draft, WSOP Colossus, WPT Schedule, and More

Five Thoughts examines the Colossus, the 25K Fantasy Draft, WPT500, and more.

The Online Railbird Report: "JayP-AA" Over a Million; Amundsgard in Action, and More

"JayP-AA" crossed the $1-million mark on the yearly leaderboard this week after adding $141,115 (17 sessions/971 hands) to his bankroll.

The Online Railbird Report: Phil "OMGClayAiken" Galfond Week's Biggest Loser

Phil "OMGClayAiken" Galfond finished as the week's biggest loser after dropping $232,782, while "bbvisbadforme" was biggest winner w/ $169,528 in profit.

The Online Railbird Report: Galfond and Blom Drive Action; Elior Sion Biggest Winner

Phil "OMGClayAiken" Galfond, Viktor "Isildur1" Blom, and Elior "Crazy Elior" Sion were busy driving the online high-stakes action this week.

The Online Railbird Report: Ivey Week's Biggest Loser for Third Time in Four Weeks

For the third time in four weeks, Phil "Polarizing" Ivey finished as online poker's biggest loser. He's now down $1,513,973 in 2015.

The Online Railbird Report: "Trueteller" vs. "thecortster" for 2-7 Triple Draw Supremacy

The year is still young, but two men are pulling out to early leads. Alex Kostritsyn is currently year's biggest winner, while Viktor Blom is deep in the red.

Viktor "Isildur1" Blom Loses Over $600,000 in a Few Days

Viktor "Isildur1" Blom had a tough time on the felts in the past few days, losing $614,578 in 6,804 hands.

The Online Railbird Report: Kostritsyn and Sahamies Finish as Week's Biggest Winners

Alexander "joiso" Kostritsyn (+$447,463) and Ilari "Ilari FIN" Sahamies (+$328,418) won big at the high-stakes online cash tables this week.

Viktor "Isildur1" Blom Heads Back to Full Tilt and Wins $204,000

Viktor "Isildur1" Blom wins $204,000 on Full Tilt during a marathon comeback session.

Mikal Blomlie Wins Open-Face Chinese Poker World Championship

Mikal Blomlie wins TonyBet Open-Face Chinese Poker World Championship in Prague.

TonyBet OFC Poker World Championship Sets Records in Prague

A field of 135 entries and a €117,855 prize pool made the TonyBet Open-Face Chinese Poker World Championship Main Event the biggest open-face Chinese (OFC) live poker event ever organized.

Jennifer Shahade Wins Biggest Open-Face Chinese Live Poker Event in History

Chess grandmaster Jennifer Shahade wins biggest open-face Chinese live poker event in history.

High Rollers Set Eyes on Tonybet OFC World Championship Bracelets

Tonybet Poker has just presented the spectacular trophies which will be rewarded to the winners of the High Roller and the Main Event of the first-ever Open Face Chinese Poker World Championship starting next week in Prague.

The Online Railbird Report: What's Happened to the High-Stakes Online Action?

It was another slow week at the online high-stakes cash games as Cort “thecortster” Kibler-Melby & Alex “Alexonmoon” Luneau squared off in break-even match.

The Online Railbird Report: Blom Week's Biggest Winner Despite Losing Sponsorship

Viktor "Isildur1" Blom may have lost his Full Tilt Poker sponsorship, but he was still the sites biggest winner this week with $202,716 in profit.

The Online Railbird Report: Blom Continues to Drive Action; Kostritsyn Big Winner

Viktor "Isildur1" Blom drives the online high-stakes action while Alex “joiso” Kostritsyn finished as the week's biggest winner with $226,725 in profit.