Yevgeniy Timoshenko was born in Ukraine in the year 1988. When he was eight years old, he shifted to America. It is when he learned a lot about poker games, and soon he was fond of the poker’s popularity and culture in America. He won the World Poker Tournament in the year 2009 where he won a cash prize of $2,149,960. He made $500,000 by winning ‘Asian Poker Tour’, which has conducted in the year 2008. He finished third at the ‘World Series of Poker’ main event, 2008. It was the first time when he cashed in WSOP. He secured 22nd position at main event of WSOP of the year 2013 and managed to grab a total of $285,408.
He participated in Hold Them Up event of the year 2011 where he finished 2nd at the final table and earned a cash prize of $525,980. In the following year, he managed to secure fourth position in the Hold Them Up event along with the total earnings of $206,348. He won the Super High Roller title in the year 2014 and won a huge cash prize of $100,000. He has managed to earn more than $6,490,000 from the poker games by the year 2014. He is also interested in online poker tournaments. He earned the cash prize of $1,715,200 by winning the World Online Poker Tournament held in 2009. He has secured more than $75,000 of cash prizes by winning ‘Weekly Hold Them Up’ games on the ‘Full Tilt Poker’ website. He has earned a total of more than $4.7 million from online poker events only.
He has finished at final tables of WSOP for a remarkable figure of three times. He has cashed in for 10 times at the WSOP main events. He is mostly interested in online poker tournaments. And he is one of the best poker players in the world.