In the recent news from Macau, China, Zarvan Tumboli, who recently won the opening event at the Asian Poker Tour, Macau has added another feather in his by winning the Asia Championship of Poker (ACOP) Platinum Series Event #4: $3,000 NLH.
The Indian poker pro outlasted a field of 66 entries who generated a total prize pool of $172,854. Tumboli overcame Hong Kong player Yiu Heung in heads-up match where Tumboli described the last hand, “I had a 3:1 chip lead over him and last hand of the tournament was he opened and I shoved Ad 5d. Get called with KT offsuit. The board saw 9x 9x Qx 8x 2x.”
Tumboli eventually grabbed HK$ 50,554 for his top spot finish whereas Heung settled for a runner-up, bagging HK$ 36,300 for his efforts at the table.
Indian poker players who play poker will be excited to hear about the nation’s success overseas. Recently, Manoj Pentakota finished 6th in the Knockout Event.
In other news, Steven Alexander Cody shipped the HK-Macau Poker Championship for HK$ 90,075.
Prominent poker pro Kunal Patni’s sublime form continues in poker tournaments abroad
Prominent poker pro Kunal Patni has been on a hot streak of late. Just last week, Patni finished second place in the WPTDeepStacks Berlin Main Event for $115,368.
The New Year is well and truly on its way with the WPTDeepStacks in Berlin, and followers of poker in India will be glad to know that notable pro Kunal Patni has made it to the final day of the Main Event.