Tag Archives: APT
- APT kicks off 2018 in Vietnam
October 11, 2017
October 11, 2017 - For the first time since the inception of the Asian Poker Tour, the annual APT Kickoff event will be changing locations from the islands of the Philippines to the exotic country of Vietnam. In partnership with host venue Pro Poker Club, the APT Kickoff Vietnam 2018,...
- Asian Poker Tour secures five-year deal for Macau
July 31, 2017
Manila, Philippines, July 31, 2017 – The Asian Poker Tour (APT) has signed an exclusive five-year agreement with Macau Billionaire Poker (MBP) and the Babylon Casino to bring a minimum of two international poker events per year to Macau for the next five years. One of those guaranteed events is APT’s highly popular year-end festival...
- Emmanuel Segismundo and Tetsuya Tsuchikawa win the first side event trophies
July 21, 2017
Manila, Philippines, July 2017 – The Asian Poker Tour awarded two trophies today at the APT Philippines 2017! The first one went to one of the country’s star players, Emmanuel Segismundo, who rose to the top of the heap in the Opening Event and the second one went to Japan’s...
- Malaysian thunderbolt Aik Chuan is the newest APT Main Event Champion!
July 7, 2017
Poipet, Cambodia, July 7, 2017 - After twelve grueling hours, Malaysia’s Aik Chuan captured his first-ever APT Main Event Championship title along with the USD 14,790 first prize and the exclusive APT Championship Ring. Instead of calling today the Final Day, it would be more apt to rename it “Typhoon...
- Malaysia’s Aik Chuan commands Day 2 of the APT Main Event
Poipet, Cambodia, July 2017 - A couple of mighty fist pumps flew in the air after Aik Chuan shipped in two enormous pots at Day 2 of the APT Main Event to send his stack skyrocketing. The Malaysian pro closed the day as the chip leader with a commanding 384,800...
- Alan King Lun Lau in charge of Day 1B Main Event; Kenji Haida triumphs the NLH 1Day #2
July 5, 2017
Poipet, Cambodia, July 4, 2017 - Hong Kong pro Alan King Lun Lau ended Day 1B of the APT Main Event in a position he has claimed a multitude of times throughout his poker career, at the very top. Overall Chip Leader heading into Day 2, Alan Lau Throughout the...
Newest Cambodian casino was NOT built in Thailand nat’l park
March 21, 2017
New Cambodia border casino sparks trade war with Thailand
April 19, 2017
Bond exercise gives CEO Chen full control of NagaCorp
March 28, 2017