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Top 10 Poker Players - Phil Ivey

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    Phillip D. “Phill” Ivey (born on 1st February 1976) is an US Pro poker player, with 8 WSOP bracelets won in his career. He won a World Poker Tour (WPT) title and he was present at 9 WPT final tables. Phil Ivey is considered by many world poker critics as the best all-time poker player.

    Ivey started to play poker at the end of the 90`s with his colleagues from New Brunswick, New Jersey, a telemarketing company. He is well known under different nicknames, the well known nicknames are: “No Home Jerome”   and “Tiger Woods of Poker”

    One of his accomplishments that will remain forever in the history book of poker was the winning of three WSOP bracelets in 2002. Only Ivey, Phil Hellmuth, Ted Forrest, Jeff Lisandro and Puggy Pearson have won 3 WSOP bracelets in a single year. He also placed in the top 25 players at four WSOP Main events between 2002 and 2009. In the year 2002 he finished on 23rd, 10th place in 2003, 20th place in 2005 and 7th place in 2009. The total number of players in this WSOP Main Events was ranging between 600 players in 2002 and 7000 players in 2009.

    Phil Ivey is the youngest player that won 8 WSOP bracelets. He was 33 when he won his eight bracelet (Phill Helmuth was 39). He is also the player who won eight bracelets more quickly than any other player, in only 10 years (Johnny Moss took 11 years) and the player who won the most non-Holdem WSOP bracelets (all eight WSOP bracelets were won in non-holdem WSOP events)

 WSOP Bracelets Won by Phil Ivey

Year Tournament Prize
2000 $2,500 Pot Limit Omaha $195,000
2002 $2,500 7 Card Stud Hi/Lo $118,440
2002 $2,000 S.H.O.E. $107,540
2002 $1,500 7 Card Stud $132,000
2005 $5,000 Pot Limit Omaha $635,603
2009 $2,500 No-Limit 2-7 Draw Lowball $96,367
2009 $2,500 Omaha Hi/Lo / 7 Card Stud Hi/Lo $220,538
2010 $3,000 H.O.R.S.E. $329,840

 

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