Qualify For Asia Pacific Poker Tour

Published July 25, 2009 by OCR Editor

Qualify For Asia Pacific Poker Tour

Tour kicks off in Macau in August before hitting Seoul, Auckland, Cebu and Sydney.

The third season of the PokerStars Asia Pacific Poker Tour begins August 2009, and qualifying is open now with PokerStars satellites.

The tour will kick off in Macau on August 24, followed by stops in Seoul in South Korea, Auckland in New Zealand, Cebu in the Philippines, and concluding in Sydney, Australia on December 1-6.

Satellites are now open, with successful competitors to win a prize package including Main Event buy-in, accommodation and expenses. Registration is open with a number of different buy-ins.

The APPT is expected to once again attract the best poker players in the region, including 2005 WSOP Main Event winner Joe Hachem of Australia, and New Zealand's Lee Nelson.

More than 1,200 players participated in the 2008 APPT, creating a total prize pool of over $3 million.

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