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Mikita Badziakouski Wins Triton Poker Jeju $2 Million HKD Main Event

by Card Player News Team |  Published: Sep 12, 2018


Mikita Badziakouski has won the 2018 Triton Poker High Roller Series Jeju $2,000,000 HKD ($254,839 USD) no-limit hold’em main event, defeating a field of 55 total entries to win $41,250,000 HKD ($5,255,077 USD). This was the Belarusian’s second straight main event victory on the Triton tour, having won the $1,000,000 HKD marquee tournament in Montenegro back in May for more than $2.5 million USD. This was Badziakouski’s third title and sixth final table finish of 2018, bringing his year-to-date live tournament earnings to more than $10.5 million USD. The 600 Card Player Player of the Year points he earned as the champion of this event were enough to see him climb into 25th place on the overall POY leaderboard with 2,916 total points. Here are five key hands that propelled Badziakouski to victory. Tournament: Triton High Roller Jeju Buy-In: $2 million HKD ($254,839) No. of Entries: 55 Prize Pool: $110,000,000 ...

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