The first event of the Triton Poker Series concluded yesterday in Vietnam. The festival kicks off with the debut of GG Super Millions. This is the first live event with a $25,000 buy-in. Despite the high admission fee, there were 166 participants. This is a new attendance record for Triton Poker – the previous record was around 131 participants.
Traditionally, these tables bring together the best players from around the world, as well as dozens of business people who don’t mind playing in expensive tournaments.
Russian-speaking poker players include Arthur Martirosyan, who qualified for PokerOK via satellite. However, the Russian player did not enter the prize pool and was eliminated on the first day.
The final table is international and Sosia Jiang is the only girl who has already competed in the Triton Poker Series. Also reached the final table.
The title race was short-lived. Victory belongs to Webster Sterling, who has already claimed the Dear Series trophy. Lim took first place and received $965,000. The poker player dedicated his win to Ivan Liau, who died during the last festival in Cyprus.
“All my best friends know about our relationship. I wouldn’t be here without him. So I just want it.” “I want to say this win is his. It’s For you, Ivan. I missed you,” Webster commented.
Remaining prize money from the final table will be divided as follows:
The series runs through March 13, with Triton Poker’s $100,000 buy-in tournament and inaugural Mystery Bounty event still taking place as scheduled.