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Renowned poker professional Phil Ivey has made his presence known recently through Full Tilt Poker and PokerStars, earning $460,000 just before the Christmas holiday.
Using the username "Polarizing", Ivey used his skills to take $150,000 from Alex "Alexonmoon” Luneau and $300,000 from Sebastien “Seb86” Sabic on the recently re-launched Full Tilt Poker site. He then went on to lose a bit of his bankroll a the $200/400 PLO tables before he dropped out and moved to PokerStars.
Using the handle "RaiseOnce" at the industry's leading site, Ivey took $60,000 in less than 15 minutes against players yiy01 and Barcode.