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This Week's Big Winner: Cary Katz Wins $100,000 Super High Roller at 2018 PokerStars Caribbean Adventure

by Card Player News Team |  Published: Feb 14, 2018


The $100,000 buy-in super high roller event at the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure routinely produces some of the most stacked final tables on the tournament calendar, and the 2018 edition was no exception, featuring top pros such as Justin Bonomo, Daniel Negreanu, Ivan Luca, Isaac Haxton, Sam Greenwood, and Bryn Kenney. Kenney has dominated the event over the last seven years with five final-table appearances and a win back in 2016 for a total of more than $4.1 million. In the end, however, it was the 47-year-old Cary Katz who came away with the title, and the $1,492,340 first-place prize. The Las Vegas-resident and founder of the College Loan Corporation now has an astounding $13.7 million in lifetime earnings, almost entirely won on the high roller circuit. ā€œI won some high rollers before but this is definitely the most prestigious one. So Iā€™m very proud of it,ā€ Katz told reporters after ...

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