The APT Kick-Off Vietnam 2020 is scheduled from January 10 to 21, 2020 at the Pro Poker Club, 147 Trương Định, Phường 9, Quận 3, Hồ Chí Minh, Vietnam.
|Events||Buy In + Fee (VND)|
|Fri, January 10|
|13:00||Event 1: Kick Off Flight A||10,000,000||500,000|
|17:00||Event 1: Kick Off Flight B||10,000,000||1,000,000|
|18:00||Satellite 1: Main Event Day 1A||2,200,000||200,000|
|Sat, January 11|
|13:00||Event 1: Kick Off Flight C||10,000,000||1,000,000|
|17:30||Kick Off Day 2|
|18:30||Satellite 2: Main Event Day 1A - Hit & Run format||2,200,000||200,000|
|Sun, January 12|
|13:00||Main Event Day 1A - 8 Billion Guaranteed||20,000,000||1,000,000|
|13:30||Kick Off Final Eight|
|14:00||Event 2: Pot Limit Omaha Day 1||7,000,000||700,000|
|16:00||Event 3: Deep Stack Turbo||6,000,000||600,000|
|18:00||Satellite 3: Main Event Day 1B||2,200,000||200,000|
|Mon, January 13|
|13:00||Main Event Day 1B - 8 Billion Guaranteed||20,000,000||2,000,000|
|13:00||Pot Limit Omaha Final Day|
|14:00||Event 6: No Limit Hold'em Day 1||9,000,000||900,000|
|16:00||Event 5: Deep Stack Turbo||6,000,000||600,00|
|18:00||Satellite 4: Last Chance "1 in 5" Main Event Day 1C||4,400,000||400,000|
|Tue, January 14|
|13:00||Main Event Day 1C - 8 Billion Guaranteed||20,000,000||2,000,000|
|13:00||No Limit Hold'em Final Day|
|14:00||Event 4: NLH Single Day Event||8,000,000||800,000|
|15:00||Event 7: High Rollers Single Day||40,000,000||3,000,000|
|18:00||Satellite 5: Championships Event Day 1A- Hit and Run Format||3,850,000||350,000|
|Wed, January 15|
|13:00||Main Event Day 2 - 8 Billion Guaranteed||20,000,000||2,000,000|
|14:00||Event 8: High Rollers Single Day||40,000,000||3,000,000|
|15:00||Event 9: Head Hunter Day 1 2,000,000 Bounty||8,000,000||800,000|
|18:00||Satellite 6: Championships Event Day 1A||3,850,000||350,000|
|Thu, January 16|
|13:00||Main Event Day 3 - 8 Billion Guaranteed|
|13:00||Event 10: Pot Limit Omaha Day 1||9,000,000||900,000|
|13:00||Event 11: Super High Rollers Day 1 (No POS pts)||100,000,000||7,500,000|
|13:00||Head Hunter Final Day 2,000,000 Bounty|
|16:00||Event 12: Deep Stack Turbo||6,000,000||600,000|
|18:00||Satellite 7: Championships Event Day 1A - Hit & Run format||3,850,000||350,000|
|Fri, January 17|
|13:00||Championships Event Day 1A - 6 Billion Guaranteed
|13:00||Pot Limit Omaha Hi Final Day|
|13:30||Main Event Final Eight - 8 Billion Guaranteed|
|14:00||Event 13: NLH Single Day Event||8,000,000||800,000|
|15:00||Super High Rollers Final Day|
|18:00||Satellite 8: Last Chance "1 in 5" Championships Event Day 1B||7,700,000||700,000|
|Sat, January 18|
|13:00||Championships Event Day 1B - 6 Billion Guaranteed||35,000,000||3,500,000|
|14:00||Event 14: Super Deep Stack Turbo||7,000,000||700,000|
|17:00||Event 15: Deep Stack Hyper Turbo||5,000,000||500,000|
|Sun, January 19|
|13:00||Championships Event Day 2 - 6 Billion Guaranteed||35,000,000||3,500,000|
|15:00||Event 16: No Limit Hold'em Day 1||9,000,000||900,000|
|16:00||Event 17: High Rollers Single Day||40,000,000||3,000,000|
|18:00||Event 18: WeLoveSport Deep Stack Turbo||6,000,000||600,000|
|Mon, January 20|
|13:00||Championships Event Day 3 - 6 Billion Guaranteed|
|13:00||Event 19: High Rollers Day 1||60,000,000||5,000,000|
|13:00||No Limit Hold'em Final Day|
|14:00||Event 20: Monster Stack Day 1||10,000,000||1,000,000|
|18:00||Event 21: Deep Stack Turbo||6,000,000||600,000|
|Tue, January 21|
|13:00||Event 22: Deep Stack Hyper Turbo||5,000,000||500,000|
|13:00||Monster Stack Final Day|
|13:00||High Rollers Final Day|
|13:30||Championships Event Final Eight - 6 Billion Guaranteed|
|14:00||Event 23: High Rollers Single Day||40,000,000||Free Rake|
Multiple re-entry allowed before the close of registration
Best stack forward format:
- Players that qualify to Day 2 from a previous Day 1 may re-enter a new Starting Day.
- Players qualifying with multiple stacks to Day 2 will only play their largest stack. Other stacks will be removed from play.
- Players are allowed to forfeit their stack before close of registration to re-enter.
Shot Clock Events:
- The Shot Clock will be introduced once the event is down to 6 tables left in play after the close of registration.
- The Shot Clock will begin with an initial 30-second count down.
- Once a player exhausts the initial 30-second count down, that player will immediately owe a Time Bank button and will owe another one after each 60-second countdown expires.
- The Shot Clock will be paused if the Dealer needs to count out a bet of multiple chips that have multiple denominations and stacks.
- A player's hand will be killed immediately after the time on the Shot Clock has expired and the player is out of Time Bank buttons.
Number of Time Banks per type of Event
- Main Event and Championships Event = 5 initial + 5 for Final 8 players
- 2 Day High Rollers Events = 4 initial + 4 for Final 8 players
- 2 Day and Single Day Events = 3 initial + 3 for Final 8 players
- Turbos and Hyper Turbo Events = 2 initial + 2 for Final 8 players
* Additional Time Banks for the Final 9 does not apply for events that have 20 or less players.
- The "ANTE BB" format utilizes the ante first before big blind in the event the big blind cannot cover the full amount for the ANTE and BB.
- The "ANTE BB" structure remains the same regardless number of the number of players at a table.
- Side Events will play to the Final 8 players on Day 1 unless specified.
- An event designed to finish in 2 days will become a 1 day event if the Final 8 Players are reached by 22:00.
- The starting level for the Final 8 Players will be at a minimum average stack of 30 times the Big Blind. (not applicable to Turbo events).
ALL Buy Ins and Fees are in Vietnam Dong (VND)
- 3% Staff Charge on all tournaments except for Satellites
- All events will be paid to the nearest VND 10,000
Prizes above VND 10,000,000 LESS the amount of player's buy-in/s subject to government tax of 10%. Sample computation:
- Gross Cash Prize (VND 20,000,000) LESS 1x Buy In (VND 1,000,000) = VND 19,000,000.
- 10% Tax will be applied ONLY to VND 9,000,000 (amount over VND 10,000,000)
Minimum age limit is 18 years of age
A, B, C, D, E refers to category of event towards Player of the Series (POS).
This schedule may be updated without prior notice
APT reserves the right to cancel guarantee/s due to Force Majeure: Earthquake, Flooding and/or Typhoon
APT Tournament Rules Apply
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- Novotel Saigon Hotel - www.novotel-saigon-centre.com
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- Oakwood Apartments - www.oakwoodasia.com
- New Pacific Hotel - www.newpacific.vn
- Cosmopolitan Hotel - www.cosmopolitan-ho-chi-minh-city.hotels-in-hochiminh.com
NOTE: APT does not handle hotel bookings. For room reservations, you may book directly through their website or you may contact a trusted travel agency.
All players are required to register for the Pro Poker Club Membership Card to be able to participate in any APT event at the Pro Poker Club.
- Just look for the Pro Poker Club Membership counter before entering the poker tournament area. Present a valid ID to apply for the Membership Card. For those with Membership Cards, please ensure that your card is valid.
- Show your valid Membership Card to our APT Registration Staff and inform them of the particular tournament/s you would like to join. You will then be issued the Tournament Receipts which will be paid and verified at the Cashier.
- Bring your paid and verified Tournament Receipt to the Tournament Staff 5-10 minutes before the start of your tournament for your seat card.
- Please don’t forget to bring a valid ID as this will be required for Tournament Registration as proof of identity and age.
Results of the APT Kickoff Vietnam 2020 will be posted on our Events & Results page.
Please feel free to get in touch with our support team for any questions you may have via Media@TheAsianPokerTour.com
The Pro Poker Club is located at 147 Trương Định, P9, Q3, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
Official facebook page: www.facebook.com/ProBridgePoker/
Contact number: +84 93 185 1661