Poker King Club heats up Taiwan this August

Taiwan continues to be Asia’s hottest poker destination with international brands visiting nearly every month. Soon to join that list is the Poker King Club (PKC) as it makes landfall at the highly popular Chinese Texas Hold’em Poker Association (CTP) in Taipei from August 16 to 20. The PKC is one of the most highly […]

World Poker Tour announces Cambodia to Asia Pacific Season 18 calendar

One month ago, the World Poker Tour released a full blown Asia Pacific Season 18 events calendar filled with new destinations, new venues, and a return to popular hotspots. Today, the globally renowned brand announced an exciting addition to the roster. For the first time in history, the tour will stage an event in Phnom Penh, […]

Huidong Gu captures the inaugural APPT Jeju Main Event; Yang Zhang runner-up

The inaugural Asia Pacific Poker Tour (APPT) Jeju crowned its first Main Event champion with Macau’s Huidong Gu overcoming the 362 field at Jeju Shinhwa World – Landing Casino. This was Gu’s first-ever major title; he pocketed KR₩ 183,695,000 (~US$ 159,000), the largest live score of his career. In a brief interview with APPT, Gu expressed, “I […]

Early highlights of APPT Jeju; Main Event rounds up 362 entries

Shifting our attention from west to east, one of the most prestigious tours offered in Asia is underway. PokerStars LIVE Asia is hosting the inaugural Asia Pacific Poker Tour (APPT) Jeju at the Jeju Shinhwa World – Landing Casino. Doors opened on June 22 and is scheduled to run until June 29. The top story […]

UPoker: An invitation to the future of online poker

[Press Release] Every online mobile poker player dreams to play in a BOT-FREE environment that is guaranteed safe. With an organic grown player-base, UPoker ensures your poker ecosystem is fueled by real people and real friendships. UPoker is against bots and that’s just the beginning of the good news. With UPoker you may enjoy a bot-free […]