This case has exposed a new dimension in gambling. Card cheating Phil Ivey and Cheng Yin Sun did not commit fraud but their edge sorting skills may actually cheat them out of their winnings. How ironical is that?
Card Cheating Phil Ivey and Cheng Yin Sun
Controversy surrounded a Court case heard in the State of New Jersey against Phil Ivey and Chen Yin Sun. Judgement was made on Friday 18th October 2016. The case involved alleged card cheating.
Ivey has been the winner of nine World Series of Poker bracelets. Sun is also a world-class poker player. It was alleged that Ivey and Sun together had cheated the Borgata Casino out of 9.6 million dollars which Ivey and Sun won playing Bacarrat during December 2011.