Pinoy Newsflash: PS Manila Super Series, Edoc Tops National GPI Rankings

Poker is surely churning all around the Asian circuit with back-to-back events quickly filling up the days of the calendar. We decided to zone in and focus our attention on what’s heating up the Philippine poker scene. Here’s a quick newsflash on a few of those stories. 719 entries for the first edition of the […]

Interview: Getting to know poker pro Lester Edoc

PASAY CITY, Philippines—He hails from a place known as the Summer Capital of the Philippines. But Lester Edoc left the chilly confines of Baguio City to pursue his ambition to be a professional poker player and after a proverbial roller coaster ride, he is among the stalwarts of the game; not only in the Philippines, but […]

Lester Edoc Wins The Walk to a Million 2016 Event

640 players bought into The Walk to a Million, which was hosted by Metro Card Club.  The event took place between June 15th and 20th, with the prize pool being guaranteed at PHP1 million (USD$21,675) including 27 seats to the upcoming PHP2 million  guaranteed Main Event. Each seat had a value of PHP4,000. With 640 runners taking part, […]