Phil Ivey is a living poker legend, Hall of Famer and multiple winner of the most expensive online and offline tournaments. Triton Poker Cyprus tournament series has worked out well for him. Several final tables, as well as a big win in one of the most expensive tournaments.
Phil Ivey was the winner of the $75,000 buy-in tournament. 51 players registered in this tournament, which allowed to form a huge prize pool of $3,706,500. For winning this event, Phil Ivey received an incredible amount of $1,170,000.
On the final table, Phil Ivey beat such notable players as Mike Watson, Jason Koon, Richard Young and Ivan Leow. After Ivey knocked out Mike Watson, he had twice as many chips as Malaysian player Wai Kiat Lee.
|1||Phil Ivey||United States||$1,170,000|
|2||Wai Kiat Lee||Malaysia||$840,000|
|4||Elton Tsang||Hong Kong||$408,000|
|5||Jason Koon||United States||$315,000|