APT returns to Korea in August with KRW 400M guaranteed in tow

The Asian Poker Tour is getting ready to host its seventh leg of the calendar year. Coming up fast is APT Korea Incheon 2019 taking place at Paradise City Casino from August 2 to 13. Unlike the tour’s previous visits to Incheon, this installment will be bigger than ever with 24 exciting games lined up […]

Celina Lin: The Queen of Poker In Asia

Born in Shanghai, Celina Lin spent her early years in China before moving to Australia with her parents, aged 7. From there she went on to attend university and her parents hoped to see her pursue a career as a doctor or lawyer. After developing a love for poker, Celina began travelling to tournaments around […]

Asian Poker Tour New Season in Brief

APT changes for new season Jeff Man, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Asian Poker Tour announced several changes for 2015: Nine days events for most of the stops Main Events:   – Three starting days— or Day 1A, Day 1B and Day 1C – One hour level (instead of 45 minutes) Side Events: – 30 minutes […]

Poker In Asia: 5 things to watch in 2015

Singapore: How online players are going to deal with the new remote gambling law? Singapore has very recently passed a law called the 'Remote Gambling Bill'. This states that overseas operators can face a $160,000 fine and up to 5 years in prison for allowing residents of Singapore to play at their poker room. Any […]