Phil Ivey got the monkey off his back earlier this week by
Today, Chris "Jesus" Ferguson did kind of the same thing.
After finishing second in the first two
Ferguson lost the first match in the best-of-three series against Bloch. But as indicated in the headline and previous three paragraphs, managed to come from behind, winning the next two matches to take the title.
For the win, Ferguson banks $500,000.
Now we’re no math majors, but by finishing 2-2-x-1 in four National Heads-Up Championship events, we’re willing to say that Ferguson may be the best no-limit heads-up player in the world.