British judges reveal how US poker star Phil Ivey cheated casino, as they deny him US$10m in winnings

By: scmp.com 9 months ago
British judges reveal how US poker star Phil Ivey cheated casino, as they deny him US$10m in winnings

A top US poker player lost his high-stakes court battle at London’s Supreme Court on Wednesday, with judges ruling Phil Ivey’s tactic to win more than US$10million amounted to cheating. The 40-year-old professional gambler made his winnings at the Crockfords Club in London five years ago, playing Punto Banco over two days, but the casino withheld the sum over his use of “edge-sorting”. The technique involves spotting slight differences in the design on the back of cards...

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How British judges reveal how US poker star Phil Ivey cheated casino, as they deny him US$10m in winnings
A top US poker player lost his high-stakes court battle at London’s Supreme Court on Wednesday, with judges ruling Phil Ivey’s tactic to win more than US$10million amounted to cheating. The 40-year-old professional gambler made his winnings at the Crockfords Club in London five years ago, playing Punto Banco over two days, but the casino withheld the sum over his use of “edge-sorting”. The technique involves spotting slight differences in the design on the back of cards...BritishjudgesrevealpokerstarPhilIveycheatedcasino,theydenyUS$10mwinnings

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