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|
|7||Alan Sass||United States||$71,336|
|8||Wai Kin Yong||Malaysia||$62,164|