New York Poker Pro Off To A Great Start In 2015

Another big win for Jose Montes

New York poker pro Jose Montes (29) is enjoying a great start to 2015, following his $352,669 triumph last month in the World Series of Poker Circuit Main Event at Choctaw Durant, where he bested a field of 1,363, with another significant win this week.

In his latest victory the New Yorker beat 761 entrants in the $1,650 buy-in Heartland Poker Tour Golden Gates tournament to claim a first prize worth $240,523.

In the heads up Montes faced a formidable foe in the highly experienced Albuquerque pro, Joe Serock and the evenly matched duo went at it for several hours, with the lead changing a number of times before Montes managed to eliminate his opponent and send him home with the runner up prize of $148,895.

Other final table cashes were:

James Bryan $97,548

Alex Yen $67,456

Jake Bazeley $49,221

Kane Lai $37,811

Danny Gonzales $31,211

Craig Casino $26,065

Travis Northrope $20,919

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