Chinese Texas Hold’em Poker Club in Taichung hosted its first-ever APT Championships Event last October 16 to 18. Day 1A gathered a total of 68 entries. Eight players qualified to Day 2 with Taiwan’s Lu Ming Xin as chip leader.
From a total of 85 entries in Day 1B, 10 players qualified to Day 2 with Chau-Che Yeh as chip leader.
A total of 153 entries and a prize pool of NT$ 839,200. Taiwan’s Chih-Kai Chen emerged as the first-ever APT Taichung Championships victor. He received an APT Championships trophy and NT$ 196,000 first place cash.
Winners of APT Special Events During the APT x TMT Season 9
The Asian Poker Tour hosted five (5) APT Special Events during the APT x TMT Season 9. Welcoming the series is the APT Natural8 Open Super High Roller 6 Max with a buy in of NT$ 58,800 and other four CTP Events.
After a rollercoaster of poker action at Day 1, 16 players qualified to Day 2 of the APT Natural8 Open Super High Roller 6 Max with Taiwan’s Kun Han Lee as chip leader.
After hours of grueling action in the final table, Hong Kong’s Chan Lok Ming claimed the title as the APT Natural8 Open Super High Roller 6 Max champion. He won an APT Championships trophy, APT luxury watch and NT$ 746,800 first place cash.
Huge number of players entered at Day 6 of the APT x TMT Season 9.The first APT Special Event, APT No Limit Hold’em attracted a total of 86 entries.
After 10 hours of nonstop poker action, Taiwan’s Tai Hsing Hsiung claimed the title as the APT No Limit Hold’em Champion. He received an APT trophy and NT$ 83,000 cash prize.
Taiwan’s Hsu Li-Ta claimed the title as the 6 Max Pot Limit Omaha Hi champion. He received an APT trophy and NT$ 104,200 first place cash.
The APT Super High Roller attracted a total 48 entries. APT Taiwan 2019 Main Event champion Zong Chi He claimed the title, an APT Trophy and NT$ 440,000 cash prize.
Taiwan’s Kun Han Lee emerged as the APT Super High Roller champion. He won an APT trophy and NT$ 395,700 first place cash.
TMT Season 9 will run until November 9, 2020 at the Chinese Texas Hold’em Poker Club. Find the full schedule here: https://bit.ly/APTxTMTS9