Phil Ivey Wins Third Career Triton Title Playing High-Stakes Short Deck

Phil Ivey is taken into consideration by lots of to be the most effective well-rounded poker gamer in the world, with extraordinary success in essentially all games and also layouts, whether playing online or on-line. He has even found specific success playing one of the most significant brand-new video games to emerge in the past decade: short deck no-limit hold ’em. Ivey has now won a triad of Triton Online poker titles, with all 3 coming in brief deck occasions. The 45-year-old Poker Hall of Fame member as well as ten-time Globe Collection of Poker arm band winner’s most recent victory saw him defeat an area of 38 access to win the 2022 Triton Mediterranean Texas Hold’em Event $30,000 short deck event for $387,000.

” I like playing brief deck,” Ivey told Triton press reporters. “It’s an excellent video game so I’m extremely happy.”

This score saw Ivey increase his career event revenues to greater than $37.5 million, which positions him 11th on poker’s all-time money list. He was likewise granted 336 Card Player Gamer of the Year points. This was Ivey’s third title and 11th final-table surface of the year. With almost $5.5 million in POY profits and also 3,730 points accrued thus far, he currently beings in 18th area in the 2022 POY race standings, which are presented by Global Poker.

Ivey also secured 232 PokerGO Trip points as the champ of this event. He presently sits in 3rd place on that leaderboard.

The leading six finishers broke up the $1,140,000 reward swimming pool that was built in this occasion. 2022 Triton Madrid EUR30,000 seven-max champion Paul Phua was the last player got rid of beyond the money, with his A-Q encountering the pocket kings of Kiat Lee.

Bracelet winner and Super Money player Dish Bahamas champ Daniel Dvoress was the next to fall, with his J-10 matched failing to beat out the A-K of high-stakes cash money game regular Tom Dwan made aces loaded with kings to tighten the field to five, while Dvoress made $80,00 as the sixth-place finisher.

Dwan was the chip leader heading right into five-handed play. He then proceeded to shed three key all-in hands to locate himself on the bottom of the leaderboard. Not long after his pocket jacks was up to Ivey’s A-K, Dwan obtained his last couple of stakes in with K-7 up against the 9-8 of a surging Ivey, that made a ten-high straight to send the man understood to several as ‘durrrr’ home with $103,000 for his fifth-place surface.

Ivey continued to add to his stack when his A-Q defeated the A-K matched of arm band victor and four-time Triton champ Mikita Badziakouski. The chips went in preflop with Badizakouski in advance, but a queen-high flop turned the tables. Ivey held through the turn and also the river to remove Badziakouski in 4th area ($ 131,000). This was the tenth final-table showing of 2022 for Badziakouski, with 3 titles won and greater than $6.7 million in POY earnings built up along the way. As a result, he now sits in 8th location in the total POY rankings. He now has more than $40.3 million in occupation competition incomes to his name.

Kiat Lee was the next to drop, with his K-10 matched stopping working to overcome thew A-J suited of Canadian arm band champion and also high-stakes event normal Sam Greenwood. Lee gained $171,000 as the third-place finisher.

Keeping that, Ivey took 7,025,000 right into heads-up play with Greenwood, that rested with 4,375,000. Greenwood had the ability to shut the space somewhat in the early going, yet Ivey pulled back bent on almost a 2:1 benefit by the time the final hand was dealt. All of the chips entered preflop with Greenwood holding JHeart SuitJDiamond Suit to Ivey’s KClub SuitQHeart Fit. Greenwood pushed, Ivey called, and also the board came down QSpade SuitQClub Suit8Club Suit10Heart SuitQDiamond Match to make quads the gaining hand for Ivey. Greenwood gained $268,000 as the runner-up finisher, enhancing his career total to just shy of $27 million.

Here is a look at the payouts and rankings points awarded at the final table:

Place Player Earnings POY Points PGT Points
1 Phil Ivey $387,000 336 232
2 Sam Greenwood $268,000 280 161
3 Kiat Lee $171,000 224 103
4 Mikita Badziakouski $131,000 168 79
5 Tom Dwan $103,000 140 62
6 Daniel Dvoress $80,000 112 48

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