Triton Poker Co-Founder, Ivan Leow, dies at 39

Triton Poker Co-Founder, Ivan Leow, dies at 39

Ivan Leow was the co-founder of Triton Poker. He was a well-known Malaysian entrepreneur.

Ivan Leow, a co-founder of Triton Poker, unexpectedly passed away at the age of 39.

Ivan Leow, 39, the co-founder of Triton Poker, tragically passed away on Saturday, September 17, from what appeared to be a heart attack. Leow passed away amid the incredibly prosperous Triton Cyprus. All Triton Cyprus events that were still scheduled to take place between September 5 and September 19 have been canceled in order to give everyone there the chance to “mourn his departure together.”

“Ivan was a hugely popular member of the Triton family. He was warm, generous, and enormous fun both at the tables and off – a loyal friend to us all. He was also a fantastic poker player, with a lifelong passion for the game,” Triton Poker said in a statement.

“Ivan was a very special person, who lived life to the full, was always smiling, and loved the game of poker. He will be sincerely missed by his family, friends, and everyone who had the pleasure of meeting him.”

Leow’s lifetime tournament earnings as of 2015 were slightly over $13.1 million, according to The Hendon Mob. In Malaysia, he now ranks third in terms of total earnings, just ahead of Richard Yong and Paul Phua.

In the Merit Poker Super High Roller Bowl Europe in August 2021, Leow finished second to Wiktor Malinowski and earned his highest payout of $2.46 million. Leow won an astonishing $5,691,986 in tournament play in 2018, and less than two months after winning the partypoker LIVE MILLIONS Russia Super High Roller for $1,133,555, he took down the World Series of Poker (WSOP) Europe €100,000 Leon’s High Roller for $1,422,140.

Ivan Leow Age, Family, and Early Life 

Ivan Leow was 39 years old. He was of Malaysian Nationality. Born on 26th November 1981, he had Sagittarius as his Zodiac sign.

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The details on his parents are under review.

Ivan Leow Career, What was his Profession?

Leow has been taking part in prestigious live competitions since 2015.

Leow obtained his first prize money from Macau poker tournaments. He participated in the Triton Super High Roller Series in Budva, Montenegro, in the middle of May 2018. He entered the ranks at a No Limit Hold’em Short Deck Ante Only tournament and at the Main Event, where he won almost 450,000 US dollars.

Leow won an event in the Triton Series in Jeju-do at the end of July 2018, and thanks to two additional money placements, he was awarded prize money totaling about 1.6 million dollars.

He won the Triton Poker Super High Roller event at the partypoker Millions Russia in Sochi in August 2018 and took home a victory bonus of more than 1.1 million dollars. Leow also took home the main prize of around 1.25 million euros at the end of October 2018 in a high-scooter competition hosted by Leon Tsoukernik at the King’s Resort in Rozvadov.

He entered the top rankings at two Triton Series competitions in Budva in May 2019 and earned prize money of more than $1 million.

Leow has played poker in live tournaments for a total of over 7.5 million dollars.

Which school and college did he go to?

The high school he attended and the college he graduated from are all under review.

Ivan Leow Net Worth, How much does he earn?

Leow’s lifetime tournament earnings as of 2015 were slightly over $13.1 million, according to The Hendon Mob. In Malaysia, he now ranks third in terms of total earnings, just ahead of Richard Yong and Paul Phua.

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In the Merit Poker Super High Roller Bowl Europe in August 2021, Leow finished second to Wiktor Malinowski and earned his highest payout of $2.46 million. Leow won an astonishing $5,691,986 in tournament play in 2018, and less than two months after winning the partypoker LIVE MILLIONS Russia Super High Roller for $1,133,555, he took down the World Series of Poker (WSOP) Europe €100,000 Leon’s High Roller for $1,422,140.

Ivan Leow Wife, What is his relationship?

He was survived by his wife Betty Anne Burns, children David Leow (Cheryl) of Napoleon, Ohio, and Kristine Brubeck (Randy) of Painesville, Ohio; grandchildren Zachary Brubeck of Dallas, Texas; Marcus Brubeck (Leesa); and Nicholas Leow; great-granddaughter Ieyla Brubeck of Copley, Ohio; and his siblings Faye, Winifred, and Kenneth.

Is he available on any social media platforms?

Ivan Leow is on Instagram as @ivanleow.

Physical Appearance of Ivan Leow’s Height, Weight

HeightFeet: N / A
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Hair ColourBlack
Eye ColourBlack
Body type Fit
Sexual OrientationStraight 

Interesting facts about Ivan Leow’s which should be known

NationalityMalaysian
EthnicityAsian
Zodiac SignSagittarius
Net Worth$1 million
Single/ In a relationship/Married/DivorcedMarried
Current SpouseBetty Anne Burns
Children3

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