Alex Jacob

DOB: 27-10-1984

Place of Birth: Houston, Texas Resides: Parkland, Florida

World Poker Tour (WPT):

Titles – None

Final Tables – 1

Money Finishes – 3

World Series of Poker (WSOP):

Bracelet(s) – None

Money Finishes – 7

Considered a rising star in the poker profession Alex Jacob graduated from Yale University with a degree in Mathematics and Economics in May 2006. Famous for his huge afro as well as his sportsmanship in tournaments, his biggest poker achievements are arguably winning the Peter A. Fabrizio Memorial Poker Classic and placing second at last years World Poker Tour, in which he won $655,507. The biggest paycheck of Jacob’s career came from winning the 2006 US Poker Championship. This triumph earned Jacob a prize fund of $878,500. Jacob is now a regular figure on the poker tour and determination and drive are key elements to the Americans success. His total live tournament winnings currently stand at $2,100,000.