Tag Archives: APPT
- PokerStars Confirm Retirement of the APPT; The APT Announce Macau Return
September 2, 2016
PokerStars has confirmed the retirement of Asia Pacific Poker Tour brand at the end of the year, and the Asian Poker Tour announces two new events including a return to Macau after a three-year absence. It’s been a week since PokerStars officials announced the retirement of the European Poker Tour...
- China shuts down APPT Nanjing Millions, accuses organizers of illegal gambling
April 17, 2015
Chinese authorities have shut down the Asia Pacific Poker Tour (APPT) 2015 Nanjing Millions for as yet undetermined reasons. The Nanjing Millions had gotten off to a roaring start, with player demand compelling the organizers to add an extra Day 1 flight. Over 2,300 players had registered for the event,...
- Australian Poker Hall of Fame: Van Marcus Inducted and James Obst Handed Recognition Award
January 29, 2015
The former Asia Pacific Poker Tour Manila champion, Van Marcus, and young online hot shot, James Obst, have both been recognized for their contribution to Australian poker by the Australian Poker Hall of Fame. With over $1.3m in live tournament earnings, and a mattress stuffed with money earned in high...
- Yan Zhang Wins the APPT Beijing Cup; PokerStars LIVE Manila Announce Megastack Schedule
December 30, 2014
Yan Zhang wins the Asia Pacific Poker Tour 2014 Beijing Cup, and PokerStars LIVE Manila announce the schedule of their first-ever major event - the 2015 Manila Megastack. Think of a poker tournament, stick the word ‘Beijing’ in the title and watch Yan Zhang go. The Chinese poker player has...
- Interview with Mike Kim
December 17, 2014
Angelia Ong talks to Mike Kim and he shares what makes him decide on bringing WPT in the Philippines and what he thinks the future of poker in the country. Mike Kim, Solaire's chief poker promoter, is the man behind bringing World Poker Tour (WPT) in the Philippines. What makes him decide...
- WSOP APAC Main Event Winner Scott Davies Wins More Gold at Cherokee
December 8, 2014
World Series of Poker Asia Pacific Main Event champion, Scott Davies, has added a gold ring to his gold bracelet, after victory at the World Series of Poker Circuit event at Harrah’s Cherokee. What a fantastic year it’s been for Scott Davies. He achieved his first-ever six figure score, with...
European Poker Tour London Day 3: Martin Kozlov Leads The Final 45
October 10, 2013
Fedor Holz On Why His Future Will be Away From Poker
July 18, 2016
Parisian Macao battling Legionnaires’ Disease outbreak
April 25, 2017