Not one but two massive events were wrapped up in Jeju, South Korea this weekend. Both the Main Event and refresh event saw big name players come out on top.
Timothy Adams Wins Triton Poker Super High Roller Series Jeju HKD 2,000,000 Main Event
Timothy Adams won the Triton Poker Super High Roller Series Jeju HKD 2,000,000 Main Event for HKD 27,760,500 ($3,536,550) after agreeing to a deal with Bryn Kenney during heads-up play.
This was the largest single cash for Adams, who now has more than $14 million in live tournament earnings.
“To win, it feels amazing,” Adams said to Triton Poker after his win. “I obviously had to run very, very good, as I think most people have to to win a poker tournament. I’m thrilled that it’s me.”
The tournament attracted 48 entries, including 16 reentries, to generate a HKD 90,204,000 ($11,491,541) prize pool. A total of six players cashed with the top five walking away with at least $1 million.