Dan ‘Jungleman’ Cates wins the Triton Poker Montenegro Event #13: HK$300KShort Deck/NLHE Mix

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  • 20 May,2019

Finally, the Triton Poker High Roller Series Montenegro wrapped up crowning the American pro Dan ‘Jungleman’ Cates the Triton title. This is his second title in the last minute addition Event #13: HK$300KShort Deck/NLHE Mix with HK$3.93 Million in first-place prize money.

The event attracted 27 entries including 10 re-entries, the event generated HK$7.85 million in prize money. This event was a last minute addition and it was a combined of short and full deck Hold’em. It had a format alternating between two every six hands with 25 minute levels. Cates eliminated Jason Koon and Mike Watson on the final table to win the title.

The series was a grand success, hosted at the Maestral Resort &Casino registering around 1000 entries and collecting a prize pool of US$42 Million. It crowned 11 champions in 12 events- starting with Steve O’Dwyer and ending with Cates. Bryn Kenney was the only player who won two events- Event #2: HK$500,000 NLHE 6-Handed and Event #5: HK$1M NLHE Main Event.