Badziakouski won another Triton Poker trophy
Mikita Badziakouski has once again shown the excellent game on the Triton SHR Series, which is now taking place in Montenegro. He became the champion of the Hold'em 6+ event with the HK$750 000 (approximately US$96 000) buy-in.
There were 29 entries and 23 re-entries in the tournament, which made it possible to collect a total prize pool of HK$38 122 500 (US$4 850 000). It was split by six finalists. Mikita knocked four of them out of the game, therefore, it is not difficult to assume that things were going extremely well with Badziakouski in the final day. In the defining heads-up, he played against Canadian poker professional Sam Greenwood.
Mikita's prize money is equal to around $1.7 million. This victory brought the Belarusian the third Triton Poker trophy in his poker career. The two previous ones he won in the Main Events last year.
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After this big win, Badziakouski headed the best players’ rating of the Series by the number of victories and prize money amount, having overtaken Triton Poker ambassador Jason Koon. There is now $11 778 000 of prize money and three Triton SHR Series trophies on his record. In total, Mikita has won $24.4 million in live events.
HK$750 000 Short Deck NLH Triton SHR Series Montenegro 2019 results:
- Mikita Badziakouski (Belarus) – HK$13 300 000 (~US$1 700 000)
- Sam Greenwood (Canada) – HK$8 600 000 (~US$1 100 000)
- Wang Qiang (China) – HK$5 700 000 (~US$730 000)
- Paul Phua (Malaysia) – HK$4 400 000 (~US$560 000)
- Andrew Robl (USA) – HK$3 422 500 (~US$440 000)
- Xuan Tan (China) – HK$2 700 000 (~US$350 000)