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Phil Ivey sued by casino for allegedly cheating house out of $9.6 million

Professional poker player Phil Ivey is being sued by an Atlantic City casino that alleges he cheated in order to win $9.6 million over the course of four baccarat sessions in 2012, the New Jersey Law Journal reports. The Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa in Atlantic City has sued Ivey alleging that he read defects […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 11, 2014  |  Discuss
IT'S IN THE CARDS

Report: Ivey denied $11M casino payout

Accomplished gambler and noted professional poker player Phil Ivey was denied a payout of £7.8 million by a London casino last year, and the Daily Mail says that is because he is suspected of exploiting a card manufacturer’s error to read the back of the cards. As we shared with you last year, Ivey won £7.8 million playing a game called Punto Blanco at Crockfords, an upscale...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 12, 2013  |  104 Comments

Ivey skipping World Series of Poker

Poker's biggest superstar, Phil Ivey, says he's skipping the World Series of Poker because he's disappointed and embarrassed that his sponsor, Full Tilt Poker, hasn't paid back player deposits after pulling out of the U.S. market. Ivey says in a statement posted on his Facebook page late Tuesday that he's angry that players who support him have been treated poorly by the company...
Via FOX Sports
June 01, 2011  |  Discuss
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