Phil Ivey

Phil Ivey is one of the worlds most famous poker players. Phil Ivey was born in Riverside, California, USA. Some call him the Tiger Woods of poker. Phil got his start in the poker world by playing with fake ID in the poker games in Atlantic City. Despite starting from small games Phil quickly noticed that he has real talent in poker.

Now days you can see Phil playing the biggest live poker games in Las Vegas – you can often see him in “The Big Game” in Bobby’s room where players play rotating games with $4000/$8000 stakes. You can also see Phil playing online poker games and even in online poker Phil wont settle for anything other then the biggest games, he spends most of his time playing $200/$400-$500/$1000 pot limit omaha, $2000/$400 H.O.R.S.E or $2000/$4000 Omaha hi/lo. Phil has enjoyed extremely good success in the live poker tournaments. He has won total of 5 World Series of Poker bracelets and has 1 World Poker Tour win + record breaking 8 final tables in WPT. Phil also finished 2nd in the EPT Barcelona event couple years ago. In total Phil has won millions of dollars from live poker tournaments.