Month: February 2015

Day 1 and 2 of APPT: Box Xie Leads and Johny Chan is out

In the day 1 of PokerStars.net Asia Pacific Poker Tour Season and Asia Championship Main event of point 286 grand total players came for the action.

After several levels, the players came down to 175. By the end Rory Yound the Poker Asia-Pacific World seies winner won the biggest stacj of day 1 by night with 1, 50,100 chips. The others stack was close to Young which includes PokerStars 2013 Asia Player Jian Yang with 1,47,600, Dong Guo with 1,20,400 and 101,600 by Anson Yan Shing Tsang.

With the start of 2014 Asia Pacific Poker Tournament, the day 2 of Macau main event ended by 87 out of 212 poker players. The day was of long levels 7 and ½ hour and the Box Xie became the chip leader in the field with chips of 1,66,000.

In the beginning of the day Alvan Zheng led the game first then finished by Xie with just 151400. The game was filled with many familiar faces to play Live PokerStars in the Dream City. Some of the best notable players got moved to Day 2 that includes Christian Haggart with 65,200, Victorino Torres 50,000, Iori Yogo 37,500, Bryan Huang the team Poker Stars Pro 31,300, Daniel Laidlaw qith 24,400, Akira Ohyama with 18,800 and Kitty Kuo with 18,000.

Today the most famous Johnny Chan is not going to see in the Day 2 as he got eliminated by failing his flush draw competing against Liu Xiao. The other players who are failed to next day are Ashley Warner, Oliver Gill, Percy Yung, Dean Blatt, Sunny Jung and Vivian Im the Team PokerStars Pro.

The day 1 was a kick off start on Thursday 3p.m with lot of new faces and Pros of Team PokerStars Raymond Wu and Celina Lin.