APL HCMC: Main Event Day 1C draws 179 entries; Dang Van Hien leads the 47 survivors

The APL Ho Chi Minh City Road Series Vol.3 hit the ground running today at Pro Poker Club with tables quickly filling up for Day 1C of the Main Event. At the close of registration, 179 entries had saddled up which was more than the entries of the two starting days combined. Among the attendees were many newcomers and decorated champions with several making it through the scheduled 14 rounds. Main Event Day 1C As in the previous days, the locals dominated in numbers. Though many fell, successfully driving his

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APL Ho Chi Minh City: Do Thanh Duy, Abhishek Paul and Christopher Mateo win events

Another three side event trophies have been awarded here at the APL Ho Chi Minh City Road Series Vol.3 at Pro Poker Club. The latest winners were Do Thanh Duy, Abhishek Paul, and Christopher Mateo. At the time of writing, all three players have joined the Day 1C of the Main Event. No Limit Hold’em 1 – BB Ante event Do Thanh Duy There are six BB Ante events offered at the festival, this event was one of them. The event brought in 63 entries. With each one putting in the VNDS

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APL HCMC: Main Event Day 1B ends with Norbert Koh in command

The APL Ho Chi Minh City Road Series Vol.3 concluded another Main Event starting day at Pro Poker Club with 22 players out of the 88 total entries surviving the 14 scheduled rounds. Navigating his way to the top with a dominating 209,200 stack is a player we know all too well in the live Asian circuit, Singaporean pro Norbert Koh. Norbert Koh Days ago Koh was in the headlines for amassing one of the largest stacks at the festival kickoff DeepStack Open event. He eventually finished 5th to earn his

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APL HCMC: Xiaoyin He tops Main Event Day 1A; Dang Xuan Canh among the leaders

Asia Poker League concluded Day 1A of the APL HCMC Road Series Vol.3 – Main Event VND 8 Billion Guaranteed. Out of the 82 entries, 24 players made the cut into Day 2. Unsurprisingly, the locals dominated in numbers however claiming the chip lead was Xiaoyin He from China. Xiaoyin staged a late game run, knocking out multiple players to amass 205,200. Xiaoyin He Another player rising to the upper ranks was Michael Kim Falcon though it took him several bullets to get there. He closed the day with 184,300.

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APL Ho Chi Minh City: Side action winners

The games are heating up in Vietnam with APL Ho Chi Minh City – Road Series Vol.3 underway at Pro Poker Club. Now on its third day, side events have been keeping players very busy before the upcoming Main Event  – VND 8 Billion Guaranteed. In addition to the first-ever DeepStack Open Vietnam title awarded to Hwang Sang Yeon, four other events wrapped up with Kim Ki Nam, Kjell Ove Dyb, Shyh Chyn Lim, and Nguyen Quoc Vu claiming trophies. KO Bounty As always, the KO Bounty was a popular

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APL Ho Chi Minh City draws 154 to inaugural DeepStack Open event in Asia

Opening day of Asia Poker League’s – APL Ho Chi Minh City – Road Series Vol.3 did not disappoint with 154 total entries attending the inaugural DeepStack Open Main Event. This was the first time the APL And DSO joined forces bringing Asian players a taste of the European tour. Flight A drew in 136 entries and Flight B turbo saw 18 entries. Nguyen Van Trung leads followed by Norbert Koh From the start, many notable players were in action such as Iori Yogo, Le Ngoc Khanh, SJ Kim, Natalie Teh,

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APL Ho Chi Minh City – Road Series Vol. 3 opens doors with the DeepStack Open Main Event

Asia Poker League is back in Vietnam! The APL Ho Chi Minh City – Road Series Vol. 3 opened today with an action-packed schedule with 18 events over the course of 11 days from November 15 to 25 at Pro Poker Club. The festival is expected to be much bigger than previous. Exciting new events are lined up and a Main Event that’s been bumped up to a rich VND 8 Billion Guarantee (~US$343,340). APl Trophies This year has seen APL bring their fun brand of poker to various new

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