The first Super High Roller Bowl China in history was done yesterday after Justin Bonomo took down the tournament for US$4,820,299 and championship trophy!
The final table started with Bonomo as a chip leader over Patrik Antonius, who was second in chips. Both of them eventually got to the heads-up, despite the incredibly strong table packed with famous names like Dominik Nitsche and 2016 Super High Roller Bowl (US edition) winner Rainer Kempe.
In the last hand of the tournament, Bonomo raised to 1.5 million with the and Antonius three-bet to 5.5 million with . Bonomo called and flop broguht giving Bonomo a flush and Antonius second pair. Both players checked the flop. After the turn came , Antonius called Bonomo's bet of 4.5 million and completed his straight when the river came down the . Antonius then bet out 17 million to which Bonomo raised all-in. And he got called.
Bonomo earned a whopping $4,820,299 for his win. After losing the heads-up battle, Antonius took to Twitter to thank his fans and said he was overall happy about his performance as this was his biggest ever live tournament cash ($3,151,734).
2018 Super High Roller Bowl China Final Results (Payouts in USD)
1. Justin Bonomo $4,820,299
2. Patrik Antonius $3,151,734
3. Rainer Kempe $2,039,357
4. Dominik Nitsche $1,668,565
5. Bryn Kenney $1,483,169
6. Stephen Chidwick $1,297,773
7. David Peters $1,112,377
8. Isaac Haxton $927,344
9. Jason Koon $741,875