The name of Georgian-American poker player Roland Izraelashvili often appears in various Headlines from the English poker media.
The story of this sports car enthusiast’s successful business selling precious jewelry in New York is unique. The poker player is the world record holder for the most jackpots won on the World Series of Poker and WSOP circuits.
Roland once again reminded the poker world that he is on his way to winning his next WSOP trophy. However, instead of a gold bracelet, it’s a WSOP C-shaped ring.
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$400 No-Limit Hold’em This tournament is a WSOP Circuit- Part of the Chicago Series. The event had 279 participants and a prize pool of $92,070.
Izraelashvili bested the field to win his ninth WSOPC ring and $20,220 in prize money. This was his 211th WSOP Circuit event and he had won over $1,000,000 in total. The runner-up in the competition was American Benjamin Keeline, who received $12,500.
Although Roland has nine cashes to his name, he has also won 164 ITM titles at WSOP-Events and completed 33 times at the WSOP Europe. No other poker player has achieved this feat. However, Izraelashvili has yet to win any World Series of Poker bracelets. During his poker career, he has won over $4,229,000 in live tournaments.