Day 3 of the Main Event is Underway; Abdulrachman Niko Wins NLH 2 Event; Ante Only Turbo Goes to Lim Choo Kwang

We are back for Day 3 of the APT Asian Series Manila Main Event with 44 players battling to make it to the Final Eight. With around a third of the field sitting with short stacks, there will surely be lots of pushing and shoving very early in the game. Good luck to everyone!

Abdulrachman Niko, Champion of the No Limit Hold’em 2

The No Limit Hold’em 2 Event ended with Niko Abdulrachman of Indonesia defeating a field of 130 players and bagging the top the top cash prize of  P644,200. During the heads up round against Duong Vi Khoa, Niko cracked Khoa’s Pocket Aces with a straight, and right after, he followed it up with another straight to claim the trophy.

Champion of the new Ante Only Turbo event, Lim Choo Kwang

There were 128 players who signed up for one of the newest events in the APT Asian Series Manila roster, the Ante Only Turbo event, and after all the craziness at the felt, it was Lim Choo Kwang who defeated Arnaud Messager at heads up to seize the trophy and the P137,600 first prize purse.

Other events scheduled for today are the Heads Up 64 max at 3pm and the Deep Stack Turbo at 6pm.