Sunday, December 01, 2013

How Exactly Did Poker Pro Phil Ivey Use Edge-Sorting Card Scam to Cheat Crockfords Casino out of $12 Million?

The best article with graphic descriptions I have seen on Phil Ivy's baccarat cheat scam is here. Ivy claims it is not cheating, but indeed it is because by asking the dealers to alter their mechanics while dealing the game is outright influencing the outcome of the game to his favor, which is one of the definitions of casino cheating. Once the dealers complied with Ivy's requests, they were inadvertently helping him to cheat.