Svyatoslav Vakarchuk among top candidates for president – poll In a poll run by Sotsis and Rating think tanks in March, singer and composer Svyatoslav Vakarchuk ranked third among the potential candidates for president, Ukrayinska Pravda reported. . The running president, Petro Poroshenko, would get 13.2% of the vote, with Yulia Tymoshenko with 12.9% the runner up. He is foolowed by Anatoly hrytsenko and Oleh Lyashko with 10%. * If you find a typo in the news, select it and press Ctrl + Enter.