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This Week's Big Winner: Fedor Holz Wins WPT Philippines Triton Super High Roller

Holz Picks Up More Than $3.4 Million and Second Major Title In Three Weeks

by Card Player News Team |  Published: Feb 17, 2016


In late December, Fedor Holz was flying high with a victory in the WPT Alpha8 Las Vegas $100,000 buy-in event, banking $1,589,219. With newfound confidence, he headed to Manila for the WPT Philippines Triton Super High Roller $200,000 buy-in event, and took it down as well for a whopping $3,463,500 payday. In total, the 22-year-old German pro cashed for more than $5 million in just three weeks, bringing his lifetime tournament earnings to more than $7.3 million. It’s enough to put him in fifth place on the all-time German tournament winnings list, behind notables such as Tobias Reinkemeier, Philipp Gruissem, Pius Heinz, and Ole Schemion. Here’s a look at the five biggest hands that propelled Holz to victory: Tournament – WPT Philippines Triton Super High Roller Buy-In: $200,000 No. of Entries: 52 Prize Pool: $10.039,120 1st Place Prize: $3,463,500 Holz Gets Lucky To Double Through Ivey The Action With five ...

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