Born November 24, 1960, Eli Elezra is a businessman and professional poker player from Israel who currently lives in Las Vegas. While serving as a lieutenant in the Golani Brigade of the Israeli army, Eli became bedridden due to a leg injury. It was during this recovery that Elezra began to play and study the game of poker.
Elezra is a regular in the “the big game” at the Bellagio and is known to play in the largest mixed cash games around. He is also a fixture on High Stakes Poker and has appeared multiple times on Poker After Dark.
Tournament highlights for Elezra include nearly $2 million in tournament earnings, a WSOP bracelet in Stud 8 and WPT title, and a long list of tournament cashes in Hold’em , Omaha, and Draw events.
Eli Elezra is a former Full Tilt Pro who can be regularly found playing high stakes in Vegas and won his 3rd WSOP bracelet in 2015 in 7 card stud. Learn more about Eli Elezra
Pokercasts Featuring Eli Elezra
|Episode 66||Pokercast Episode 66 - Eli Elezra & Barry Greenstein||April 7, 2009|
|Episode 370||Poker Cast 370 - Jonathan Duhamel, Eli Elezra and Scott Vener||July 1, 2015|