2017 Boyaa Poker Tour Macau Final Hits Record HK$6,705,000 Prize Pool

Day 1 of the Boyaa Poker Tour (BPT) Macau Final is over and a prize pool has been announced!

The 2017 BPT Main Event has set a new record with 745 participants and a total of HK$6,705,000 in the prize pool! The final prize for the champion will be HK$1,274,900.

Following the exceptional turnout from Group A on Saturday, Sunday’s Group B started at 1 p.m. with 358 participants, the same number as the previous day. Group B wrapped up after nine levels of play with 168 players advancing to the next round. Weida Lian, from Hong Kong, was the chip leader with 147,100.

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Weida Lian

When adding the 189 players that moved on from Saturday, there are 357 heading to Day 2. Congratulations to all of them! Let’s take a look at the top 10 players who advanced.

Rank Player Country Chips
1 Weida Lian Hong Kong 147,100
2 Chongqing Wang Taiwan 147,000
3 Wenwu Li China 143,500
4 Burin Shinawatra 142,300 Thailand
5 Jingan Zheng HongKong 126,700
6 Sittisak Phetroj Thailand 126,000
7 Xiaoli Wang China 124,300
8 Qiao Chi China 123,600
9 Gregory Benjamins Thailand 119,500
10 Ning Sun Taiwan 108,200

The second round is coming on Monday and the cash bubble starts from the top 200 players. Who will be rewarded of the top cash prize? Check back in and see!

For more information, please refer to the Boyaa Poker Tour website or visit Facebook and search “Boyaa Poker Tour.”

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