The first ever Super High Roller Bowl China finished with great excitement on 22 March 2018 and saw Justin Bonomo walking away with the title and a massive win of $4,821,516.
This was his biggest win to date and has placed him 6th on the All-Time Money List with total winnings of $25,195,747. This prestigious rankings puts him above poker legends such as John Juanda, Scott Seiver, Phil Hellmuth and Phil Ivey.
The high roller event required a entry fee of HK$2,100,000 ($267,637). There were 75 entries eyeing the lion’s share of the $18,542,370 prize pool.
The invite only tournament featured many poker all-time legends such as Phil Ivey, Bryn Kenney, Ike Haxton and Daniel ‘Jungleman’ Cates.
The chip leaders at the final table were Bonomo with 54,800,000 chips followed by the Finnish Patrik Antonius with 28,025,000 chips.
The last hand was shown via Chinese live stream to the masses. Bonomo clearly dominated his Finnish component using his massive chipload to his advantage. At the end, Antonius had to call which placed him in second place with a winning of $3,152,434. It may have been the toughest final table in poker history.
After his win, Bonomo took to Twitter to thank his fans. Saying that he is overall happy with his performance seeing that it was his biggest win yet.Offer valid as of date published. T&Cs apply.