Stephen Chidwick, the English high-roller pro was eliminated from Day 1a. However, he made a comeback through a re-entry. The leading US Poker Players Ben and Nick Schulman convoyed in the poker tournament. Currently there are 16 players remaining to compete to bag the winner’s title. As the Triton Poker tournament ends on 1st august, one can witness some of the best celebrities including Dan Cates, Jason Koon, Fedor Holz, Ivey, Paul Phua and Ivey participates in a series of events.
When it comes to Fedor Holz, it’s indeed a big name in the world of poker. As the champion’s forte is none other than High roller poker tournaments. Holz achieved his first gold bracelet at the WSOP in 2016 and won the highest prize money worth $4,981,775. In addition, he was also regarded as the best multi-table player for 2 consecutive years in 2014 and 2015 by Pocket Fives. This is not the end as he is at the 5th position currently in the Global Poker Index and is a live tournament player.
One of the greatest players is indeed Jason Koon. He did take a break from poker sometime ago so as to take care of his personal life. He had a new family member, his newborn baby and needed some quality time with family. There is no denying that Koon has had an excellent career in poker from the very beginning. He is in the 7th position in the Global Poker Index and ranked 13th in the All Time Money List in the United States.
Paul Phua made an entry into the poker world simply as a bookie and began to play the game only in his late 40s. However, within a short span of time, he did well for himself. He took part in renowned tournaments held in Macau and also got trained from his co-players like Paul Dwan, Phil Ivey and so on. In no time, he took part in the Big One for One Drop Event WSOP.