He is a world record holder as a poker. He was born in 1977 in Las Vegas. The professional American poker has won 8 times in the world championships making him a very popular poker in the world today. He has shown a great improvement and attainment in his career. Phil Ivey is now 35 years old and he has really proven excellent poker skills, which are admirable to many poker fans in the world.

With his poker skills, many contemporaries rank him as the best and all-round player who can participate in poker championships. He almost appears in the world tables every time due to his poker playing abilities. His poker-playing career began in the 1990s when he was working at New Jersey in a telemarketing firm. Through challenging times, he was able to build a strong career that has made him a known world figure in poker playing. His hard work has proved him right in the pursuit of his goals as a poker.

In the 2002 world championships, Phil Ivey scooped a series of bracelets in the main event and tied with Phil. The period 2000 to 2005 was a great move for Phil Ivey as he won most of the world bracelets placing him top on the ranks as a highly skilled poker player. Many people admire his skills and cheer him up. He has a bold courage, which makes him appear on the world poker tables. The middle-aged player now lives in Las Vegas.

In 2010, the player won different tournaments although in 2011 he said that he was not going to play in the 2011 WSOP. His poker career has been straight as he finishes the first in many tournaments. The player through his hard work and commitment to the game was able to achieve great heights in his career.