Tsiprailidis (born April 12 in Greece) is a
professional poker player, based in Syracuse, New
Before turning to poker as his career, Tsiprailidis worked as a
chef and as a soccer
Tsiprailidis has been attending the World Series of Poker
(WSOP) since the
early 1990s. He finished 2nd to Phil
in the $1,500 no
limit Texas hold 'em
, and went on to win
a WSOP bracelet
in the $3,000 limit
hold 'em event.
Tsiprailidis has also made final tables on the World Poker Tour
(WPT), Professional Poker Tour
As of 2009, his total live tournament winnings exceed $2,450,000.
His 27 cashes as the WSOP account for $501,492 of those
Tsiprailidis has four children.