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Alex Kravchenko

Russia

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Total Winnings
$4,239,543 
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Biography

Alexander Kravchenko was born in 1971 in Russia. He’s a professional poker player that began making a name for himself just recently. Since picking up the game, Kravchenko has been crushing tournaments around the world.

Kravchenko’s tournament cashes date back to the late 1990s. Back then, he was playing mainly out of Russia. From 1999 until 2006, all of his cashes occurred outside of the United States on European soil. During this time, his largest score was a second-place finish in an event at the Moscow Open in 2003 for over $23,000.

In 2006, Kravchenko traveled to the States to play in the WSOP. He cashed twice this year for over $12,000 total. He also played a few events at the Bellagio Cup II and cashed twice.

In 2007, Kravchenko was back at the World Series and had a stellar year. First, he won the $1,500 Omaha 8-or-Better event and took home nearly $230,000. He also cashed four more times before the Main Event and made one final table in that stretch. During the Main Event, Kravchenko battled his way through the enormous field to make his way to the final table. He wound up going out in fourth place and earning himself over $1.8 million.

Later that year, he placed fifth in an event at the WSOP Europe and cashed at the EPT Baden. Not only that, but Alexander placed third in the Moscow Milliosn for $77,000. In total, he won himself over $2.2 million in 2007 alone.

Kravchenko kept playing hard through 2008 and scored himself a double-digit amount of cashes including two at the WSOP. His biggest cash of the year came with a second place at the CAPT Baden Open for over $170,000.

Currently, Alexander sits towards the top of the all-time leading money winners for Russian players with just shy of $3 million in career tournament earnings. His is the first Russian player to win a WSO gold bracelet and holds a total of 10 World Series cashes.

Covered Events

Event Place Prize
2015 PokerStars.com EPT Season 12 Barcelona
€10,300 High Roller
37th €24,600
2014 World Series of Poker
Event #64: $10,000 Pot-Limit Omaha Championship
10th $56,973
2014 World Series of Poker
Event #55: $1,500 No-Limit Hold'em
234th $2,911
2014 World Series of Poker
Event #39: $3,000 No-Limit Hold'em
98th $5,578
2014 World Series of Poker
Event #34: $1,500 Seven-Card Stud
2nd $73,360
2014 PokerStars.it EPT Sanremo
€4,900 Main Event
14th €25,550
2014 PokerStars.net EPT Vienna
€5,300 Main Event
55th €14,600
2014 PokerStars.fr EPT Deauville
€5,300 Main Event
86th €9,500
2014 PokerStars.fr EPT Deauville
€10,300 High Roller
10th €22,800
2013 World Series of Poker
Event #61:$10,000 Pot-Limit Omaha
9th $67,742
2013 World Series of Poker
Event #15: $1,500 H.O.R.S.E.
41st $4,270
The 2013 PokerStars and Monte-Carlo® Casino EPT Grand Final
Main Event
79th €16,000
2013 PokerStars.com EPT Berlin
Main Event
73rd €10,000
2012 World Series of Poker
Event 54: $1,000 No-Limit Hold'em
33rd $11,567
2012 World Series of Poker
Event 50: $5,000 No-Limit Hold'em
31st $24,041
2012 World Series of Poker
Event 39: $10,000 Pot-Limit Omaha
20th $21,015
2012 PokerStars.com EPT Madrid
Main Event
35th €11,000
2011 PokerStars.com EPT Barcelona
Main Event
39th €16,000
2011 World Series of Poker
Event #47: $2,500 Omaha/Seven Card Stud Hi-Low-8 or Better
45th $4,494
2011 World Series of Poker
Event #42: $10,000 Pot-Limit Omaha Championship
17th $32,644
2011 World Series of Poker
Event #25: $1,500 Seven Card Stud Hi-Low-8 or Better
41st $3,526
2011 World Series of Poker
Event #8: $1,000 No-Limit Hold'em
177th $2,820
2011 PokerStars.net EPT Snowfest
Main Event
16th €11,495
2010 PokerStars.com EPT London
Main Event
51st £13,000
2010 World Series of Poker
Event #55: $10,000 Pot-Limit Omaha Championship
8th $85,180
2010 World Series of Poker
Event #51: $3,000 Triple Chance No-Limit Hold’em
59th $8,735
2010 World Series of Poker
Event #48: $2,500 Mixed Event
11th $14,232
2010 World Series of Poker
Event #35: $10,000 Heads Up No-Limit Hold'em Championship
13th $38,424
2010 World Series of Poker
Event #21: $1,500 Seven Card Stud
9th $10,057
2010 World Series of Poker
Event #14: $1,500 2-7 Draw Lowball
7th $9,568
2010 WPT Paris
Main event
13th €46,955
2010 PokerStars.net EPT Snowfest
2010 EPT Snowfest Main Event
65th €5,500
2009 World Series of Poker
Event 56 - $5,000 Six-handed No Limit Hold'em
83rd $9,159
2009 World Series of Poker
Event 38 - $2,000 Limit Hold'em
35th $4,902
2009 World Series of Poker
Event 27 - $5,000 Pot Limit Omaha Hi/Lo 8-or-better
5th $53,881
2009 World Series of Poker
Event 18 - $10,000 World Championship Omaha Hi/Lo 8-or-better
16th $26,921
2009 World Series of Poker
Event 5 - $1,500 Pot Limit Omaha
52nd $4,285
2009 World Series of Poker
Event 34 - $1,500 No Limit Hold'em
165th $2,945
2009 PokerStars.com EPT Grand Final
€10,000 EPT Grand Final Main Event
38th €40,000
2009 PokerStars.com EPT San Remo
€5,300 EPT San Remo Main Event
112nd €5,800
2008 PokerStars.com EPT Budapest
€4,350 EPT Budapest Main Event
23rd €10,640
2008 World Series of Poker
Event 30 - $10,000 Limit Hold'em World Championship
27th $20,492
2008 World Series of Poker
Event 14 - $10,000 Seven-Card Stud World Championship
13th $29,704
2008 PokerStars.net EPT - Copenhagen
PokerStars EPT Copenhagen Main Event
39th $12,574
2007 PokerStars EPT - Baden
PokerStars EPT Baden Main Event
17th €12,860
2007 World Series of Poker Europe (WSOPE)
Event 1 - £2,500 Horse
5th £17,850
2007 World Series of Poker
Event 55 - $10,000 World Championship No Limit Holdem
4th $1,852,721
2007 World Series of Poker
Event 51 - $1,000 S.H.O.E
43rd $3,521
2007 World Series of Poker
Event 26 - $5,000 H.O.R.S.E.
9th $14,438
2007 World Series of Poker
Event 20 - $2,000 Seven Card Stud Hi Lo
22nd $5,879
2007 World Series of Poker
Event 13 - $5,000 Pot Limit Holdem
27th $15,900
2007 World Series of Poker
Event 9 - $1,500 Omaha Hi Lo
1st $228,446