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Tag: Phil Hellmuth

Two Down, One of them Hellmuth

We lost two players on successive hands at connecting tables. In the first hand, Malkiel Berlianshik moved all in and Jesse Sylvia decided to make the call with .

That's Why He's Phil Hellmuth

Phil Hellmuth has made a lucrative living with his play on the felt, but its his act away from the table that has made him poker's most recognizable name.

The Brat Disciplined

After he opened to 16,000 from late position Phil Hellmuth watched the next player to act slide out a three-bet to 60,000.

Hellmuth Gonna Hellmuth

We saw Phil Hellmuth shoot out of his seat and begin a display on par with many of his best performances, as he hectored the table and defended the merit of his smallball style.

Man on the Moon

She Lok Wong has enjoyed a spectacularly successful past six months, winning the $2,700 buy-in Borgata Fall Poker Open Main Event Championship last November for a bankroll-building $203,394 score, before taking down top honors at the $2,700


Maurice "Mo" Hawkins is one of the more entertaining players in the room today - and that's saying a lot, what with the brash and boisterous Will "The Thrill" Failia and Phil Hellmuth holding court in their inimitable wa

"I Can't Even Whine"

Maurice Hawkins started it off with a raise to 4,500 and Phil Hellmuth three-bet to 15,000. The player in the small blind made the call and Hellmuth said "tough crowd. This is only my second reraise.

Zinno Gonzo

Anthony Zinno was down to his last 6,900 and moved all in. Phil Hellmuth re-raised to 35,000 to isolate and they were heads up. Zinno had and Hellmuth . "I like this spot," said Zinno, as he held the dominating hand.

Enter Hellmuth

Thirteen-time WSOP bracelet winner Phil Hellmuth just took his seat in the $15,000 buy-in WPT World Championship, fashionably late as always.

Hellmuth No Longer High Rolling

Phil Hellmuth has been known to let his stack dwindle to critical levels, and this event proved no different.

A Conversation with the Devilfish and Poker Brat

There's just one table remaining in the "C" Room, but it could very well be the most entertaining left in the tournament thanks to Phil Hellmuth and David "Devilfish" Ulliott.

Phil Hellmuth Wins EPT London £2,000 Open Face Chinese Event

The sudden appearance of Phil Hellmuth at the EPT London on Sunday came as quite a surprise to the railbirds considering the “Poker Brat” has only played a couple EPT events in the past.

Petersen Sends Mercier Overboard

Earlier this morning, Team PokerStars Pro Jason Mercier arranged a boat ride for fellow Team Pros Live Boeree, Daniel Negreanu, and Jonathan Duhamel, along with a few other friends.

Phil Hellmuth Eliminated

Victor Cianelli opened to 5,200 and Phil Hellmuth called in position to see a flop. Cianelli bet 10,200, Hellmuth clicked it back to 20,400, and Cianelli shoved with a covering stack.

Day 2c Concludes with Kroon Maintaining Lead

Day 2c has come to a close here at the 2013 World Series of Poker Main Event. The Rio was a jam-packed place for poker's greatest tournament all day long, with play taking place in all three rooms.

Hellmuth Rakes in Three-Bet Pot

Phil Hellmuth opened to 1,800 from middle position, and the cutoff called. The button three-bet to 3,700, and Hellmuth called, as did the cutoff. Hellmuth decided to lead out on the flop, betting 5,000.

Kroon Grabs Lead On Final Hand; Ivey, Negreanu, Hellmuth, Mercier and Piqué Advance

Day 1c of the 2013 World Series of Poker Main Event proved to be the biggest and baddest of the starting days, topping out at 3,467 players and surpassing last year's record-second field of 3,418 that was largest one-day Main Event field in

Hellmuth Busts Shaun Deeb

Phil Hellmuth raised to 1,000, and Shaun Deeb three-bet to 2,800. Hellmuth asked, “How deep are you Shaun?” Deeb replied that he started the hand with 15,000 total.

Hellmuth in the House

At the beginning of Level 3, Phil Hellmuth, 13-time bracelet winner and former Main Event Champion, took his seat in the Brasilia Room. The Poker Brat hasn't been too active yet, and is currently sitting with his starting stack.

Ivey, Negreanu, Hellmuth and Mercier Among Those Here for Day 1c

Today marks the final starting flight of the 2013 World Series of Poker Main Event, and already the record for the largest one-day Main Event field in history (3,418 players) looks to be in jeopardy.