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.