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TRITON SUPER HIGH ROLLER SERIES LONDON 2019 – The biggest buy-in poker tournament £1.050.000!!!

 

The biggest buy-in poker tournament is about to take place at Park Lane Hilton London between 31 of July – 8 August 2019.

The buy-in is set to £1.050.000 and 50.000 of each buy-in will be given to charity to  Raising for Effective Giving (REG),  Caring for Children Foundation and Healthy Hong Kong.

The participations will be only with personal invitation and the first idea of the organizers was to exclude professional poker players but finally they gave to each participant the choice to invite one more player with them, professional or not.  

So far, the confirmed participations are the following:

  • Paul Phua from Malaysia – Businessman
  • Tom Dwan from USA – Pro Player (invited by Paul Phua)
  • Stanley Choi from Hong Kong – Businessman
  • David Peters from USA – Pro Player (invited by Stanley Choi)
  • Wai Kin Yong from Malaysia – Businessman
  • Rui Cao from France – Pro Player (invited by Wai Kin Yong)
  • Bobby Baldwin from USA – Businessman
  • Jason Koon from USA – Pro Player (invited by Bobby Baldwin)
  • Anonymous TBA – Businessman
  • Bryn Kenney from USA – Pro Player (invited by Anonymous TBA)
  • Richard Yong from Malaysia – Businessman
  • Ivan Leow from Malaysia – Businessman
  • Rick Salomon from USA – Businessman
  • Liang Yu fromVanuatu – Businessman
  • Sun Yaqi from China – Businessman
  • Rob Yong from England – Businessman

 

The beneficiaries foundations will be Raising for Effective Giving (REG),  Caring for Children Foundation, Healthy Hong Kong and Credit one World Charity and the event is sponsored by Party Poker.

The Triton SHR series London 2019 includes 8 events in total.

Here is the full schedule (click for more information)

 

About the Event

  • The seat draw will take place on the evening prior to Day 1 of the tournament.
  • All chips will be put in play at the start and players will be required to take their seats at the very beginning of the tournament.
  • All Invitation Holders will be separated from the Guests in the seat draw and remain separated until the end of Level 6.
  • At the completion of Level 6 a new seat draw will take place balancing as equally as possible Invitation Holders and Guests at the tables. Tournament staff will attempt to maintain this balance when balancing/breaking tables until completion of Day 1.
  • At the end of Day 1 a new random seat draw will take place combining the entire field and disregarding any previous criteria. Seat allocation will be at random until the end of the tournament.
  • Players will not be allowed to cover any part of their body from the neck up. This includes, but is not limited to, wearing scarves, funnel neck sweatshirts, turtle neck jumpers, sunglasses, hats/caps. The only exception will be made for sunglasses to be used at the TV tables due to lighting and hats that do not cover/hide any part of the face at any time. Hoodies are not recommended to follow the rules above. A formal suit will be required to be worn at the Final Table (9 players remaining).

About the Registrations

A committee will gather and decide if a player falls into the category of Recreational Player/Businessman ( INVITATIONS ) or Guest Player/ Professional Poker Player ( GUESTS )

  • Only Invitation Holders will be allowed to deposit £50,000 and secure their seat. After the committee accepts the registration of an Invitation Holder, he/she can then appoint one Guest that will be able to deposit a further £50,000 to secure his/her seat.
  • After depositing the initial £50,000 a player (Invitation Holder or Guest) must complete his/her registration payment to reach the total buy-in amount of £1,050,000 prior to the start of the Festival.
  • A potential Guest can express his/her interest in playing the tournament and his/her name will be added to a waiting list that will be shared with the Businessmen who have already registered.
  • After a player’s seat is confirmed, the player must give full consent for the committee to share his/her name on the list of confirmed attendees for the event.
  • The £50,000 deposit is non-refundable and will be donated to Charity in case of a no-show.

About Accommodation and Transfer

We are pleased to offer complimentary accommodation for invited players and guest players who confirm their attendance before the event and subject to the following terms and conditions:

  1. Accommodation is complimentary for stay period between 30-July to 3-August inclusive of 3 nights stay. Extension of complimentary accommodation is available up to 9-August inclusively with a maximum stay of 10 night stay in total. Advanced booking is highly recommended.
  2. Complimentary accommodation is applicable for Hilton Guest Rooms. Upgrade options is subject to availability upon request and will incur additional cost on guest account.
  3. Confirmation of attendance and room requirements must be sent to Triton VIP Services as soon as possible.
  4. Upon check-in, players will need to present a valid credit card or cash deposit for incidentals of £100 per night.
  5. Extension of hotel room after 9-July is subject to availability and will incur additional cost on guest account. Different rates may apply.
  6. Check-In time is at 15:00. Early Check-In is subject to availability upon request and may incur an additional cost of (1) room night.
  7. Check Out time is at 12:00. Late check-out is subject to availability upon request and may incur an additional cost based on actual check-out time.
  8. Complimentary accommodation is inclusive of daily English Breakfast for (1) served at Podium Restaurant.
  9. Complimentary accommodation is inclusive of (1) complimentary Airport Pick-Up, and (1) complimentary Drop-Off service. Advanced booking is required.
  10. Exceptions for all above conditions will be handled on a case-by-case basis.

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