In 2009, he was named the World Series of Poker Player of the Year after he won three WSOP bracelets in a single year. Only six players have ever won three WSOP bracelets in a single year.
Lisandro learned to play poker from his mother when he was just five years old. Prior to playing poker he was a real-estate investor
His first recorded cashes came outside of the United States. In 1995 and 1996, Jeff cashes numerous times in London, Vienna, Amsterdam, and Nova Gorica before putting up his first results in the States.
Jeff Lisandro at the World Series of Poker
His first cashes at the WSOP came in 1997. Predominantly a cash game player, he scored his first WSOP final table in 2004.
After winning a WSOP Circuit ring in Lake Tahoe for $542,360, Lisandro began splitting time between Europe and Las Vegas for the WSOP. After final-tabling EPT Barcelona in September 2006, he returned to Las Vegas in 2007 and finally won a WSOP bracelet, winning the $2,000 Seven-Card Stud event earning himself $118,426. He also placed second in an event for $294,620.
WSOP Legend: Jeff Lisandro Wins Three Stud Bracelets in One Year
These results saw him secure the 2009 WSOP Player of the Year title.
Jeff Lisandro Other Poker Achievements
Jeff Lisandro WSOP Bracelets
|2007||$2,000 Seven-Card Stud||$118,426|
|2009||$1,500 Seven-Card Stud||$124,959|
|2009||$10,000 World Championship Seven-Card Stud-8 or better||$431,656|
|2010[E]||£5,250 Pot-Limit Omaha||£159,514|
|2014[A]||$1,650 Pot Limit Omaha||A$51,660|
WSOP Player of the Year Winners