The Top Joy Poker Tour (TJPT) invasion of Korea is just around the corner as the Swiss Grand Hotel in Seoul, South Korea will be the battleground for China’s fastest growing poker brand’s first sortie abroad. The merger between TJPT and the Ace Poker League (APL) comes to fruition on September 28 to October 9 with a guaranteed prize pool of more than KR￦ 3.82 Billion (~US$2.88 Million).
2023 TJPK Seoul – APL Seoul
Recently, the TJPT unveiled the stunning trophies and rings to be handed out to the eventual champions of the TJPT leg. Fifteen events will be contested which runs from September 28 to October 2. The TJPT Main Event boasts a USD 1 Million guaranteed prize pool.
Poker enthusiasts may gain entry by winning qualifiers on the TJPT online app as only TJPT vouchers will be honored for the first three days. With the slots filling up—especially for the Main Event—haste is of utmost importance as even vouchers for the side events can also be attained.
The schedule may be viewed here.
The 2023 TJPK Seoul is the first of consecutive undertakings by the TJPT as APL Seoul 2023 commences on October 3-9 at the same venue. Nineteen events are slated for this event, highlighted by the Main Event that guarantees KR￦ 1.1 Billion (~USD 827,500) in its prize pool.
Since its inception in 2019, TJPT has operated solely in China and its partnership with the APL promises to expand the brand’s mandate of integrating the essence of poker culture with global event expertise, employing innovative approaches to deliver an unparalleled poker extravaganza.
Somuchpoker will be on top of the action with full coverage for both endeavors.
*Article by Noel Zarate