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Phil Ivey Wins AUD$250,000 Aussie Millions Challenge ... Again!

by Card Player News Team |  Published: Mar 04, 2015


Phil Ivey has ten World Series of Poker bracelets, has made the WSOP main event final table, and also has a World Poker Tour title, but his three most profitable poker tournament scores have all come from the same tournament in Australia. The LK Boutique AUD$250,000 Challenge at the Aussie Millions has only run four times, and Ivey has come out on top an incredible three times! In 2012, Ivey won the inaugural tournament for $2,058,948. Two years later, he again took the top prize, this time for a record $3,573,600. Most recently, Ivey returned to Melbourne and again won it all, banking $1,713,285. The 39-year-old poker pro ranks third all-time in live tournament earnings with $22.8 million, and his cashes in this particular tournament make up a remarkable 32% of his total winnings. “This is your tournament,” said fellow high-stakes poker pro Scott Seiver to Ivey. It’s hard to ...

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