He may be short on chips in the $50K Players Championship at the World Series of Poker but The People’s Champ Phil Ivey is well rested and ready to compete for bracelet #10.
In the briefest of interviews with PokerNews' Frank Op de Woerd, Ivey, clad in a Mike Tyson T-shirt, is back in the halls of the Rio after being stuck in a cash game he just couldn’t get out of. As for his bracelet bet with Daniel Negreanu, the summer is not over and he can start right now on getting that bet, and bracelet, won.
At the start of Day 2 of the $50K, both Ivey and Daniel start with below average chip stacks.
Looking for more on the $50K Players Championship? After Day 1 of the play only 5 of the registered 85 players have busted and a variety of story lines are starting to take shape. WSOP.com editor Jessica Welman outlines some things to look for as the prestigious event moves forward.