The Asian Championship of Poker is underway in Macau, and followers of poker in India have much to look forward to. The second starting flight of the ACOP Main Event played out yesterday drawing 169 registrations with 112 reaching Day 2. Topping the field was China’s Shaoqing Liu who ended the day with a chip total of 215,800. Another pro making news for obvious reasons was none other than India’s own Aditya ‘Adi Agarwal’ Agarwal. The Kolkata native stacked 123,900 in chips.
Top 10 Stacks at the End of Day 1B
1. Shaoqing Liu - 215,800
2. Bobby Zhang - 204,800
3. Chengbei Li - 198,700
4. Wayne Zhang - 176,500
5. Gabriel Le Jossec - 175,600
6. Timothy Adams - 164,800
7. Ralph Wong - 163,300
8. Zhaojun Ruan - 161,100
9. Albert Paik - 138,300
10. Pakinai Lisawad - 136,700
The World Poker Tour India edition has successfully concluded and has been regarded by many as a trailblazing event for poker in India
The Casino Deltin Royale is currently playing host to the inaugural WPT India, a tournament which has so far attracted many enthusiasts of poker in India.
Fans of poker in India can rejoice in the fact that Team India is performing splendidly at the series.