Ivan Demidov is an expert poker player from Moscow. He arrived at the heads-up stage plus Peter Eastgate, and won $5,809,595. Demidov expressed that he might impart his rewards to a Russian monetary supporter who took him to a few past competitions, with the sponsor getting more than Demidov.
Hailing from Moscow, Russia – a blossoming online poker hotspot – Ivan fabricated his bankroll playing on the web. Also however he still chiefly keeps tabs on Internet play, he has wandered into the live domain more as of late. In 2006 he traded in for spendable dough fifth spot in a Pot-Limit Omaha occasion at the Russian Poker Championships, which were held in the place where he grew up. Encouraged, the following year he dared to the Doyle Brunson Five Diamond World Poker Classic in Vegas, where he set third in a $1,000 NLHE competition for $21,710.
In October 2008, he additionally arrived at the last table of the World Series of Poker Europe Main Event in London, completing in third spot. In completing thus, he turned into the first player in history to achieve the last table of both Main Events in that year.
Delicate spoken and unassuming, this junior weapon has a splendid future in front of him. He is now supporting himself on only several days of play every week and, however he concedes his setting in the WSOP Main Event was essentially like winning the lottery, you can hope to see his face at numerous last tables in the years to come. Starting 2012, Demidov is the most elevated standing part of the WSOP All Time Money List who does not have an arm ornament.