..

Phil Ivey Eliminated at Aussie Millions 2011 Main Event: Patrik Antonius On Top

Written by:
Ace King
Published on:
Jan/26/2011
Phil Ivey

One of the most recognizable names in poker today and the favorite to win the Aussie Millions 2011, Phil Ivey, has been eliminated.  Among the top chip leaders, however, is marquee high stakes Finnish poker pro, Patrik Antonius.

265 players were left out of a field of 721.

Roland de Wolfe, Chris "Jesus" Ferguson and 2006 Aussie Millions winner Lee Nelson were also ousted on Wednesday.

Tobias Reinkemeier and Sorel Mizzi led the chip count race heading into Thursday.

Aussie Millions 2011 Chip Leaders Heading Into Thursday:

Tobias Reinkemeier          -          560,000          -          -

Sorel Mizzi          -          535,000          -          -

Randy Lew          -          495,000          -          -

Michael Ryan          -          460,000          -          -

Randy Dorfman          -          460,000          -          -

Rene Freymann          -          430,000          -          -

Patrik Antonius          -          416,500          -          -

Haibo Chu          -          380,000          -          -

Manny Rodrigues          -          365,000          -          -

Carter Phillips          -          360,000          -          -

- Ace King, Gambling911.com

Poker News

MPN Players, Skins Seek New Home With Microgaming Poker Shutting Down

"We're open for business," is the message from Americas Cardroom, the popular US-friendly online poker room that hopes to capitalize from the announced shutdown of the Microgaming Poker Network (MPN).

Jungleman, Other Phil Ivey Backers Seek Court Action to Reclaim Winnings

Jungleman, Other Phil Ivey Backers Seek Court Action to Reclaim Winnings

Big name poker players Dan Jungleman and Illya Trincher have filed a court action in an effort to claim their share of Phil Ivey’s World Series of Poker winnings after getting caught in the crossfire Borgata's battle to collect on a legal judgement.

$5,000,000 High Five Tournament Series Returns 4 20 Days

$5,000,000 High Five Tournament Series Returns 4 20 Days

The High Five poker tournament at Americas Cardroom returns, bigger, better - and can we be blunt - four times richer than the previous tournament, with $5,000,000 in guarantees. It runs September 10th-29th.  And WE'ED love to see you win it.

Poker Player Calls Cops After Busting Tournament And Gets Herself Arrested

Poker Player Calls Cops After Busting Tournament And Gets Herself Arrested

An unidentified female poker player busted then got busted, literally, all after earlier offering to flash her breasts.

PartyPoker War on Bots Continues, Closes to Serbian Market

PartyPoker War on Bots Continues, Closes to Serbian Market

PartyPoker continues to wage war on bots, this time resulting in the termination of 121 fraudulent accounts and $76,267 and €88,351 confiscated.

Syndicate