The Macau Poker Cup’s highlight event: Red Dragon Main Event attracted a record 1308 players who challenged for title. When the dust settled, Qiuming Qin conquered the unprecedented field to bag HK$3.14 million, featuring a package to the ACOP Main Event worth HK$100K, along with the prestigious Red Dragon trophy. This tournament has been a successful one for those who frequently play poker in India.
Four Indian players cashed in the signature Red Dragon Main Event namely Ankush Prasad (10th place for HK$223,000), Pradeep Nudurumati (83rd place for HK$37,450), Prashant Jain Bhutoria (125th place for HK$34,050) and lastly Manoj Pentakota (158th place for HK$30,650).
Final Table Standings
1. Qiuming Qin – HK$3,141,000
2. Terence Wu – HK$2,400,000
3. Tong Tan – HK$1,235,000
4. Xilei Li – HK$894,000
5. Kian Weng Choong – HK$603,000
6. Calvin Tan – HK$433,000
7. Mian Wei – HK$364,000
8. Mike Huang – HK$313,000
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.