Triton Poker Returns to Montenegro With a 10-Event Series in May
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Triton Poker is returning to Montenegro for the third time from May 5-17 and is bringing with it the busiest-ever schedule seen on the tour. The Maestral Casino & Resort is set to play host to 10 high-stakes tournaments, including no-limit hold’em, the increasingly popular Short Deck Turbos, in addition to pot-limit Omaha events.
Triton Poker Super High Roller Series 2019 Montenegro Schedule
|Date||Time||Tournament||Buy-in (HKD)||Buy-in (approx. EUR)|
|Sun 5 May||3:00 p.m.||NLH 8-Handed Turbo Day 1||$250,000||€27,500|
|Mon 6 May||12:00 p.m.||NLH 8-Handed Turbo Day 2|
|12:00 p.m.||NLH 6-Handed Day 1||$500,000||€55,000|
|Tue 7 May||12:00 p.m.||NLH 6-Handed Day 2|
|3:00 p.m.||Short Deck Ante-Only Day 1||$100,000||€11,000|
|Wed 8 May||12:00 p.m.||Short Deck Ante-Only Day 2|
|12:00 p.m.||Triton Montenegro NLH Main Event Day 1||$1,000,000||€110,000|
|Thu 9 May||12:00 p.m.||Triton Montenegro NLH Main Event Day 2|
|Fri 10 May||12:00 p.m.||Triton Montenegro NLH Main Event Final Day|
|3:00 p.m.||Short Deck Ante Only Day 1||$250,000||€27,500|
|Sat 11 May||12:00 p.m.||Short Deck Ante Only Day 2|
|3:00 p.m.||Short Deck Ante Only Turbo Day 1||$200,000||€22,000|
|Sun 12 May||12:00 p.m.||Short Deck Ante Only Turbo Day 2|
|3:00 p.m.||Pot Limit Omaha Day 1||$200,000||€22,000|
|Mon 13 May||12:00 p.m.||Pot Limit Omaha Day 2|
|3:00 p.m.||Short Deck Ante Only Day 1||$500,000||€55,000|
|Tue 14 May||12:00 p.m.||Short Deck Ante Only Day 2|
|3:00 p.m.||Short Deck Ante Only Day 1||$750,000||€82,500|
|Wed 15 May||12:00 p.m.||Short Deck Ante Only Day 2|
|3:00 p.m.||Triton Montenegro Short Deck Main Event Day 1||$1,000,000||€110,000|
|Thu 16 May||12:00 p.m.||Triton Montenegro Short Deck Main Event Day 2|
|Fri 17 May||12:00 p.m.||Triton Montenegro Short Deck Main Event Final Day|
What to Expect from 2019 Triton Montenegro Series
The Montenegro leg of the Triton Poker Super High Roller Series has historically attracted some of the biggest names in world poker. In 2017, German superstar Fedor Holz (US $444,893) and fellow German Manig Loeser ($2,162,644) were the big winners.
Last year, Short Deck was introduced to the schedule much to the delight of partypoker pro Jason Koon who walked away with a massive US$3,579,914 prize in the Short Deck Ante-Only Main Event. Poker legend Phil Ivey was also among the winners, banking himself US$604,977. Recent addition to the partypoker Player Panel Mikita Badziakouski took down the Main Event for US$2,499,090.
The action-packed schedule is sure to attract the players mentioned above plus a whole host of other big names from around the world. With the Triton Poker Super High Roller Series 2019 Montenegro wrapping up a couple of weeks before the 2019 World Series of Poker, those competing in it will be doing everything in their power to pad their bankroll before jetting off to Las Vegas.
Stay tuned to PokerNews in the run up to this remarkable series as we bring you all the latest news surrounding the goings on in Montenegro.