Phil Ivey Wins Triton Poker HKD$250,000 Short Deck Event in Montenegro

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Phil Ivey Wins Triton Poker Montenegro $250,000 HKD Short Deck Event

Phil Ivey Wins The 2018 Triton Super High Roller Series HKD$250,000 Short Deck Event by beating Dan “Jungleman” at the stunning Maestral Resort & Casino in Budva, Montenegro.

The tournament finished attracted a field of 61 entries, which developed an overall prize pool of over 14.3 million HKD. This indicated that the ultimate winner would walk away with a little over $600,000 USD.

After Gabe Patgorski was eliminated by Daniel Cates in third place, “Jungleman” had a considerable chip advantage of Ivey as well as looked to be in good shape to win. Heading into heads-up play, Daniel Cates had 14.265 million in chips, while Ivey had just 4.14 million.

Final Result HKD$250,000 Short Deck Ante-Only Event

Place Winner Country Prize (in $)*
1 Phil Ivey United States $604,977
2 Dan Cates United States $407,505
3 Gabe Patgorski United States $246,745
4 Jason Koon United States $169,932
5 Furkat Rakhimov Russia $116,939
6 Ivan Leow Malaysia $87,768
7 Alan Sass United States $71,336
8 Wai Kin Yong Malaysia $62,164
9 Mikhail Smirnov Russia $60,253