The 27th edition of the Macau Poker Cup is deep in to its schedule with the Red Dragon Main Event currently underway. Regulars of poker have set the series by storm after making several impressive displays. Recently, Rohit Madhur came agonisingly close to winning a side-event but had to settle for second place, pocketing HK$179,100 in the process.
Event #18: $15,000 PLO
The $15,000 PLO event attracted 76 competitors to generate a prize pool of HK$995,220 and when the dust settled, China’s Fengju Sun claimed the title along with HK$268,700.
It was a special event for Team India as one of our challengers - Rohit Madhur came quite close to sealing the deal but placed runner-up. Another Indian poker pro Mohit Agarwal also made it to the final table finishing seventh for HK$59,650.
Final Table Results (HKD)
1. Fengju Sun - HK$268,700
2. Rohit Madhur - HK$179,100
3. Dong Wang - HK$119,670
4. Masato Nikawadori - HK$99,500
5. Scott Matthew Davies - HK$79,600
6. Shao Me Yang - HK$69,600
7. Mohit Agarwal - HK$59,650
8. Qiaonan Liu - HK$49,700
9. Hu Zhao - HK$39,800
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.
Prominent poker pro Kunal Patni’s sublime form continues in poker tournaments abroad
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.