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29 Mar 15 14:37
Date Joined: 21 Dec 01
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Dave (Devilfish) Ulliott
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Report akabula March 29, 2015 3:57 PM BST
Report Ovalman. March 29, 2015 5:32 PM BST
You got a confirmed link? According to Twitter he is ill but still with us, not doubting you but would like to hear it from an official source.
Report akabula March 29, 2015 7:04 PM BST
I didn't know he was ill. Did it say what the illness was?
Report Ovalman. March 29, 2015 7:31 PM BST
I'm only going by tweets but afaik he's still alive
Report akabula March 29, 2015 8:07 PM BST
Very ill with cancer, sad news, but his daughter has tweeted quite recently today that he is still alive.
Report Ovalman. March 29, 2015 8:22 PM BST
I lolled and fair play to the legend:

From Rob Yong on Devilfish: "Asked Devil how bad it was and he replied 'the doctor told me not to bother ordering a desert before a meal.'"
Report akabula March 29, 2015 8:23 PM BST
I seen that. Happy
Report akabula March 30, 2015 12:12 AM BST
Was reading on 2+2 that he has cancer of the colon and only days to live.
Sad news. One of the genuine characters of the game.
Report akabula March 30, 2015 10:22 PM BST
Read on Poker News that he is in good spirits and fighting the cancer.
Seems there was a rumour that he hade passed away hence the OP.
I'm sure everyone will be thinking of Dave and his family.
Brought loads of people to the game. S
Shows the demise of poker on here with the lack of posts. A couple of years back you would be struggling to keep up.
Anyways good luck in your fight Dave.
Report akabula April 1, 2015 11:19 PM BST
There's an interview and picture of Dave and his family in his local paper today.
You can see he is ill but he says he's determined to beat the cancer.
He seems in good spirits and was his wisecracking self on what is his 61st birthday.
Hope he sees quite a few more.
Report p_r_e_m_i_e_r__f_a_n_t_a_s_y April 6, 2015 8:44 PM BST
died today Sad
Report Ovalman. April 6, 2015 9:51 PM BST
Report TELL DEL April 7, 2015 12:47 PM BST
He was only diagnosed in February apparently, doctors didn't give him great odds ... saying it was really just a matter of time. The big C is so cruel and damn that was quick, he was 61.
Report akabula April 7, 2015 6:33 PM BST
Very sad news. Was the face of poker for so many. R.I.P. Dave.
Report ladycarla April 7, 2015 7:20 PM BST
Report Hound-Dog-2 April 7, 2015 8:03 PM BST
61 way too young. Very sad news. Lots of pics on his twitter page of his baby daughter who must only be about 2 or 3.  He was one of the great characters in poker. R.I.P.
Report kenny mann April 7, 2015 10:22 PM BST
I know nothing about Poker but didn't Devilfish post regularly on here a long time ago? Pretty sure he did, if it was the same person.
Report trader pj April 15, 2015 1:23 PM BST
sad sad news GREAT guy a hero of mine
Report xmoneyx November 21, 2015 12:19 AM GMT
61 so young Sad
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