MPCC Event 2 draws 124 players
124 runners made their way to PokerStars Macau at Casino Grand Lisboa on Monday for Event 2: $5,000 KO Bounty of the Macau Poker Cup Championship 2011.
Day 1 will have the field play down to the 13 players who will be in the money for a piece of the HKD $422,840 prize pool in addition to the HKD $124,000 in bounties that are up for grabs.
After 10 levels, there are 31 players left including Taiwanese brothers Hung-Sheng "Shaq" and "Aaron" Hung-Chang Lin who are ranked No. 1 and 2 respectively on the Asia Player of the Year leaderboard.
The next MPCC tournament is Event 3: $1,000 Charity Event + 2 Rebuys and takes place Tuesday at 2:10 PM (HKT). The tournament has HKD $50,000 in added-value prizes including a Main Event entry and supports local Macau Charities such as MCDA and Caritas de Macau.
For the complete Macau Poker Cup Championship schedule please visit PokerStarsMacau.com.