28/10/16 – Asia Championship of Poker

Vladimir Geshkenbein wins ACOP Main Event

The Asia Championship of Poker Main Event has ended with Vladimir Geschkenbein taking down HKD$5,643,000 (approx USD$727,331), a Spadie trophy and the bragging rights of being the only poker player to have both a European Poker Tour (EPT) and Asia Pacific Poker Tour (APPT) title. As changes are happening in PokerStars Live events, this is […]

New faces rule the ACOP Events

Yuan Li takes down the Super High Roller Event Yuan Li was victorious in the 3-day ACOP Super High Roller Event which had a buy-in of HKD$500,000 (US$64,468). He took home a whopping HKD$6,700,000 (US$863,880) and a Spadie trophy he promised to give his girlfriend if he won. The relative newbie outlasted a tournament with 45 […]

ACOP Main Event – Day 3 Chip counts

302 players entered the 2016 ACOP Main Event creating the biggest Main Event field in ACOP history and a HK$28,116,200 (USD $3,628,000) prize pool. Yuri Martins leads the 77 survivors at the end of Day 2. Last Name First Name Chip Count 1 Martins Dzivielevski Yuri 299,000 2 Yap Wayne Jun Wen 261,300 3 Lukashaugen Tore 254,400 4 Kuo Kitty Hui-chen 252,700 5 Burns […]

ACOP Main Event – Day 4 Chip counts

The 2016 Asia Championship of Poker Main Event is now down to 16. Albert Paik, the APPT Seoul winner is chip leader with reigning ACOP champion Jimmy Zhou and Bryan Huang still in the hunt. Last Name First Name Chip Count Paik Albert 999,000 Song Jian Zhong 938,000 Chew Stevan 776,000 Geshkenbein Vladimir 748,000 Sun Yunsheng 625,000 Tanaka Shinobu […]

Early highlights of the ACOP 2016

Pokerstars Asia Championship of Poker started off breaking records by receiving a participation of 565 entries for its first event alone. APPT President Mark Blake said, “The majority of players have traditionally arrived around the ACOP Main Event so this is a terrific result as the first event. It certainly bodes well for the days […]

ACOP 2016 – Results

Here are the results of the PokerStars Asia Championship of Poker (ACOP) happening from October 28 to November 13, 2016 in City of Dreams, Macau.  It is a 17-day Festival with 17 event titles up for grabs including the Main Event which guarantees HK$15,000,000 for a buy-in of HK$100,000. Event 17: Rebuy Championship Date: November […]

Asia Championship of Poker (ACOP) – Schedule

Time  # Tournament Name  Buyin (HKD) Friday 28-Oct 3:00 PM 1m GTD Spadie Satellite $800 (700+100) 4:00 PM 1m GTD Spadie Satellite $800 (700+100) 5:30 PM Qualifier to Main Event Satellite $2,000 (1,800+200) 7:00 PM 1 1m GTD Spadie ($1,000,000 Guarantee) – Day 1A (re-entry) $4,000 (3,600+400) Saturday 29-Oct 12:30 PM 1m GTD Spadie Satellite $800 (700+100) 2:00 PM 1 1m […]