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ACOP High Roller: Ung tames the high rollers

The Asia Championship of Poker (ACOP) has been brought to a close with the UK's Senh Ung emerging victorious to claim the Spadie and HK$4,086,700 in prize money.Ung had a big chip lead three-handed and the short stacks were unable to survive against the unforgiving blinds and antes.Aidan Tam would b...more

by Heath "TassieDevil" Chick on November 3, 2013 1:58 PM

ACOP High Roller Event: Down to Three

The ACOP High Roller Event has indeed rolled along at a rather rapid pace today as we narrow in on the Spadie and the HK$4,086,700 first-place prize.Once the final table was reached, overnight chip leader Brandon Meyers was the first to go, before James McCarty's elimination in 7th place left us on ...more

by Heath "TassieDevil" Chick on November 3, 2013 1:07 PM

ACOP Main Event: Sunny days for Jung

It seemed like the gruelling heads-up battle between Devan Tang and Sunny Jung in the ACOP Main Event would never come to an end. The two Macau poker heavyweights knew each other's game intimately with every chip, every flop, every decision, crucial to their chances of success.Early in the day, Tang...more

by Heath "TassieDevil" Chick on November 3, 2013 11:42 AM

ACOP Main Event: Jian Yang crowned Asia Player of the Year

We just had a little presentation here on the final day of the Asia Championship of Poker (ACOP) with China's Jian Yang officially crowned the Asia Player of the Year for 2013.There are still a few events wrapping up, so the final standings are still unofficial, but no one can catch Yang who, with 3...more

by Heath "TassieDevil" Chick on November 3, 2013 11:08 AM

ACOP High Roller Event: Hitting the final table

The second major title up for grabs today is in the HK$250,000 High Roller Event. Play began today with 15 players still in contention and a short time ago, they formed the official final table.Aidan Tam has been the big mover today as he now enters the final table with the chip lead. Tam got most o...more

by Heath "TassieDevil" Chick on November 3, 2013 9:18 AM

ACOP Main Event: Ending with a bang

It's a big day in the PokerStars LIVE Macau poker room with five different events, an Aussie Millions satellite, and four beautiful shiny Spadies to be won today on the final day of the Asia Championship of Poker (ACOP) series.It's been an incredible series with record numbers across the board. The ...more

by Heath "TassieDevil" Chick on November 3, 2013 8:04 AM

ACOP Main Event Final Table: The irresistible force versus the immovable obj

We knew that the Asia Championship of Poker (ACOP) Main Event had a pretty good structure. 30,000-chip start banks, 90-minute levels and five days of poker should've been enough to find a winner, but no, here we are, back for an unprecedented Day 6 with two of Macau's poker titans set to duke it out...more

by Heath "TassieDevil" Chick on November 3, 2013 6:10 AM

ACOP Main Event Final Table: Let's sleep on it!

The Asia Championship of Poker (ACOP) Main Event final table kicked off this afternoon with an average stack of 112 big blinds. That meant we all knew we had to strap ourselves in for an extremely long day ahead.Getting to a winner today was always going to be a tough accomplishment, but fortunately...more

by Heath "TassieDevil" Chick on November 2, 2013 8:27 PM

ACOP High Roller Event: Meyers straight to the top on Day 1

Day 1 of the Asia Championship of Poker (ACOP) High Roller Event has come to a close with the field of 34 runners reduced to 15 survivors at the end of seven levels of play.It was a star-studded affair with the players adding an additional nine rebuys to form a prize pool in excess of $10 million. O...more

by Heath "TassieDevil" Chick on November 2, 2013 8:02 PM

ACOP Main Event Final Table: Zheng caught in the middle

The experience of Devan Tang and Sunny Jung has risen to the fore here in the three-handed battle for the Asia Championship of Poker (ACOP) Main Event title. Alvan Zheng was the one caught in the middle and it took its toll.Zheng had slipped back to 580,000 when he three-bet jammed all in over the t...more

by Heath "TassieDevil" Chick on November 2, 2013 7:32 PM

ACOP Main Event Final Table: Cheng chopped

The two-hour session following the dinner break didn't produce a whole lot of action in the ACOP Main Event. Sunny Jung was the big mover of the last two hours, recovering from the short stack to now have a big say in this championship.Jung had his tournament on the line with A♦3♥ against Alvan ...more

by Heath "TassieDevil" Chick on November 2, 2013 6:14 PM

ACOP High Roller Event: Lock it out

The players in the Asia Championship of Poker (ACOP) High Roller Event have returned from their dinner break with three more levels to play out until their day is done. With the Main Event still stuck on the four players remaining, you would suspect that the High Roller players will be out of here a...more

by Heath "TassieDevil" Chick on November 2, 2013 5:40 PM

ACOP Main Event Final Table: Japan's last hope falls

The ACOP Main Event was always going to hit a few lulls today. It's a case of testing who would ride it out best with the patience required to grind down their opponents.Japan's last hope was Yoshitaka Okawa but unfortunately he was unable to grind it out as he recently became our 5th place finisher...more

by Heath "TassieDevil" Chick on November 2, 2013 2:32 PM

ACOP High Roller Event: Healthy prize pool expected for the high rollers

With the Asia Championship of Poker (ACOP) Main Event hitting a bit of a lull with five players remaining, we thought it was a good time to head over to the other side of the PokerStars LIVE Macau poker room and check in on the HK$250,000 High Roller Event which kicked off a short time ago.At the mo...more

by Heath "TassieDevil" Chick on November 2, 2013 1:27 PM

ACOP Main Event Final Table: Downswing for Depa

Jonathan Depa has been a model of consistency here in the Asia Championship of Poker (ACOP) Main Event. After the second day of play, Depa was sitting pretty with the second largest stack in the room. When Day 3 was finished, Depa was on top of the tree and even at today's final table, the American ...more

by Heath "TassieDevil" Chick on November 2, 2013 12:01 PM
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