APPT9 MANILA: Schedule released for Season 9
The Asia Pacific Poker Tour (APPT) today announced the Manila, Philippines leg of Season 9 which will take place at 'PokerStars LIVE at City of Dreams Manila' from July 30 to August 9.
APPT Manila will feature the PHP 50,000 (USD $1,130) Main Event where each of the two Day 1 starting flights will allow for one re-entry.
"With PokerStars LIVE at City of Dreams Manila hosting by far the most ambitious APPT schedule we've ever had in the Phillippines, we anticipate a truly incredible festival," said poker room manager Gerardo "Hill" Alim. "We look forward to providing players the best live poker experience across this action-packed 11-day festival."
The festival will include 14 Official Asia Player of the Year events, and highlights events such as the opening PHP 10,000 Warm-up (July 30), PHP 25,000 Megastack (Aug 8), and the PHP 200,000 High Roller (Aug 9).
Team PokerStars Pros confirmed for the event include Bryan Huang, Celina Lin, Kosei Ichinose, Aditya Agarwal, and 2010 APPT Cebu winner Vivian Im.
The full APPT Manila schedule is available here.