Phil Hellmuth Talks to LADbible about Losing $536,000 in a Single Night

June 5, 2022
23,659 Views
Mark Patrickson

Image courtesy of PokerGO.com

As Phil Hellmuth prepares to challenge for a record 17th WSOP bracelet, we found this interesting clip from just after he extended his record haul to 16 wins at poker’s most prestigious festival.

The poker legend talks about his career, including his infamous tantrums, and also how he lost a whopping $536,000 in a single night on GGPoker when running pocket kings in aces twice.

He mentions how he has played poker with US presidents and Hollywood stars, and that Elon Musk even asked him for a poker lesson while hanging out.

You’ve got to hand it to Hellmuth, he’s been there and done it all in a poker sense, reminding us of his goal to be “remembered as the greatest poker player of all time.” Time will tell on that score!


Check out the full 15-minute interview above.

FEATURED DEALS
ACR
$2000 Bonus
SIGNUP
HighStakes
$2000 Deposit Bonus
SIGNUP
RELATED NEWS

Bryn Kenney Begs for HighStakesDuel Spot Against Phil Hellmuth as Scott Seive...

August 14, 2022

Poker fans piled in on Bryn Kenney after the self-confessed cheat took to Twitter to plead for a shot against Phil He...

The Most Recent GAMSTOP Self-exclusion Figures are Daunting

August 11, 2022

More than 300,000 people in the UK have self-excluded from online gambling platforms via GAMSTOP, with the latest dat...

Alleged Poker Cheat Bryn Kenney and His Accuser Martin Zamani Clash at SHRPO

August 9, 2022

A bit like being seated at the next table to your ex-wife at a restaurant following an acrimonious divorce