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

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

PlaceWinnerCountryPrize (in $)*
1Phil IveyUnited States$604,977
2Dan CatesUnited States$407,505
3Gabe PatgorskiUnited States$246,745
4Jason KoonUnited States$169,932
5Furkat RakhimovRussia$116,939
6Ivan LeowMalaysia$87,768
7Alan SassUnited States$71,336
8Wai Kin YongMalaysia$62,164
9Mikhail SmirnovRussia$60,253