Igor Kurganov (Russia)

Igor Kurganov (Russia)



Lifetime Tournament Earnings (Live)

$12.2 million

Career Highlights

  • 1 WSOP Bracelet
  • Won the 2012 EPT Monte Carlo High Roller for $1.4 million
  • Made 3 final tables during the 2013 Aussie Millions



It’s possible that Igor is best known for his romantic relationship with fellow poker pro Live Boeree. In 2017 the two of them won a WSOP bracelet together in the tag team event.  But for those of you who only know him because of this, you should know that Kurganov is possibly one of the scariest players to see at a live poker table.  He’s one of the game’s best at spotting and exploiting live tells.  Basically, he can see into your soul.  Run and hide.  Full bio.

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