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Stanley Choi


CHI,
GPI Rank : 8764
GPI Nat. Rank : 34
Total Earnings : $7,458,267
GPI Score : 419,39
First Cash : 2012-08-31
Last Updated on June 20, 2018

Last Result

Date Country Place Prize
Oct 16 - 17, 2017 No Limit Hold'em - Triton 6-Max Side Event
Macau
9 HK$614,000

Profile

Born in Hong Kong, Stanley Choi has always been a businessman, primarily. Choi has been a shrewd investor for many years, while founding YunFeng Capital, and being one of the largest shareholders within Simsen International Financial Group. He is also an important figurehead for The Nature Conservancy project.

Stanley Choi has shown a great enthusiasm for poker over the years, as more than just a way to relax and have fun. He credits poker with helping him become a better businessman, and has spoken about attitudes towards poker in China, and how they could progress positively in the future.

As a man who isn’t afraid to test himself against the world’s best poker players, mostly in huge buy in events, you might think that Choi wouldn’t have any significant results to his name. In fact, he is number 1 on China’s all time money list, although it’s important to point out that this was largely the result of one defining result. The Macau High Stakes Challenge Super High Roller in 2012 saw him take 1st place, and the USD$6,465,574 1st prize. In December 2013 he backed this up with a USD$117,800 win at WPT Korea, and in November 2015, he added over USD$401,000 at the APPT – ACOP High Roller event, where he finished 2nd.

As much as he is an impressively successful businessman, Stanley Choi should not be underestimated as a poker player.

Read more on this player on Somuchpoker : 

2015 ACOP: HIGH ROLLER, WARM UP, AND 2M GTD SPADIE EVENTS RESULTS


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Data source: Global Poker Index

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