I mean this really isn’t big news — but the fact that Phil actually rebought for 100k more after being felted once by poker pro Ilari Sahamies in a $500/$1000 PLO game on the Full Tilt Poker site (the official sponsor of Mr. Ivey).
People LOSE. Good players LOSE. It’s POKER.
Oh well — for those who ARE interested — read up here on highstakesreport.com.
“The Poker Brat Phil Hellmuth talks about losing over half a million dollars to the ever so lucky Phil Ivey in a chinese poker game playing for one (and later on two) thousand dollars per point. Now, anyone who knows the game of Chinese poker a tiny bit knows that’s a huge amount of cash to be playing chinese for — resulting in Phil pretty much offloading a house there…”