Phil Ivey

Phil Ivey The professional players are many among professional Pokers, Phil Ivey is much notable for which he has bagged 9 World Series of Poker bracelets. Considered as the very notable player, Ivey is much popular as he is the best all round players in the world, as of today.

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Called as The Tiger Woods of Poker, Philip Dennis Ivey was born on February 1, 1976. In the late 1990’s, Ivey started playing Poker against his colleagues. By the year 2002, he was given the nick name as The Phenom after winning the 3 WSOP bracelets. In 2000, Ivey turned out to be the first player to defeat Amarillo Slim in heads up battle to win WSOP final table. His achievement is much determined as he has defeated 47 players to bag his 6th bracelet in 2009 by defeating John Monette in heads up battle.

Between the year 2002 and 2009, Ivey was always one of the top players among 25, whenever considered. Being completed and have won the 9 series of Poker events, Ivey is now in the fourth place being tied with Johnny Mass all-time. Also, Ivey is being notable that he is the only young player to bag 9 bracelets so far. Being a philanthropist, Ivey has contributed much of his prizes to the charity.

Ivey is notable that he was the all time record holder for the bracelets being won in non-Holdem events. By 2010 World Series of Poker, Ivey had earned remarkable votes for Tournament of Champions. In the same year, Ivey won his 8th bracelet WSOP by earning fame as he defeated very notable players like John Juanda, Bill Chen and few more. Phil Ivey is much a professional player, who understands the scenario to face and beat his opponents at the right time.