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APPT Cebu: Bumpas tops 1B, Fan still in front

The line-up for day two has been finalised in the PokerStars.net APPT Cebu Main Event after two day one flights under the big top here at Shangri-La's Mactan Resort and Spa.The Marquee has been packed to capacity all day with side events, cash games and a day 1B field of 213 players, which took the ...more

by Sean Callander on November 13, 2009 2:08 AM

APPT Cebu: Day 2 seat draw

PokerStars.net APPT Cebu Main Event day 2 seat allocationTable 1Seat 1: TBC (Taipei) 28900Seat 2: Un Jung Yum (Korea) 47500Seat 3: Lester Edoc (Philippines) 66700Seat 4: Frank Salvador (Philippines) PokerStars Qualifier 40400Seat 5: Raul Fernandez (Philippines) 31000Seat 6: Ender Ozkan (USA) 10800Se...more

by Sean Callander on November 13, 2009 2:05 AM

APPT Cebu: A slam dunk for Filipino sports fans

By Landon BlackhallMost poker players love following some form of sport, and visitors don't have to go far to get their dose in the Philippines. However, the domestic sporting scene is dominated by the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA).The competition was launched in 1975, making it the oldest...more

by Sean Callander on November 12, 2009 2:44 PM

APPT Cebu: Hanes rains on the Hachem parade

By Landon BlackhallDay 1B in the PokerStars.net APPT Cebu Main Event is starting to take shape, with more big names hitting the rail and an outright chip leader emerging.PokerStars.net Team Australia Pro Tony Hachem has enjoyed phenomenal success this year, having secured the PokerStars.net ANZPT Pl...more

by Sean Callander on November 12, 2009 10:05 AM

APPT Cebu: From card sharks to big, scary, real sharks

Who is Toto, the famed Malapascua dive guide, kidding? "The shark is more scared of you," he laughs as members of the dive party start to slip below the waves. "But Toto, who told the shark?"That's one of the questions to pops into the minds of divers as they drift below schools of three-metre long ...more

by Sean Callander on November 12, 2009 9:05 AM

APPT Cebu: Aussies under fire in early skirmishes

With a loaded field and scores of locals determined to claim one of the big scalps, it's hardly surprising that the rate of eliminations has been higher than yesterday after the opening three levels in the 2009 PokerStars.net APPT Cebu Main Event.PokerStars.net Team Australia Pro Eric Assadourian wa...more

by Sean Callander on November 12, 2009 8:13 AM

APPT Cebu: New record for Philippines poker

By Landon Blackhall and Sean CallanderThe records are tumbling in The Marquee at Shangri-La's Mactan Resort and Spa where more than 200 players - 213 to be exact - have taken their seats for day 1B of the PokerStars.net APPT Cebu Main Event.That means the Main Event field has been confirmed at 319 a...more

by Sean Callander on November 12, 2009 7:30 AM

APPT Cebu: Clubs a winning suit in Shangri-La

Tournament venues tend to be fairly quiet in the AM hours as players charge up their batteries for a long day's play or sleep off a long night on the tables.Not here at Shangri-La's Mactan Resort and Spa. Players and their guests are hitting the brekky buffet early so as to maximise their experience...more

by Sean Callander on November 12, 2009 2:05 AM

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