WPT National Philippines 2016 kicks off with the first Poker King Cup
First Poker King Cup: After months of anticipation, WPT National Philippines 2016 officially launches at the Solaire Resort and Casino, Manila. Leading the charge into the New Year is the first namesake event under Poker King
First Poker King Cup: After months of anticipation, WPT National Philippines 2016 officially launches at the Solaire Resort and Casino, Manila. Leading the charge into the New Year is the first namesake event under Poker King Club, the aptly named Poker King Cup, with a 50,000 guarantee. In total, the event amassed a total of 312 players from all over the world, including the Philippines, Hong Kong, Mainland China, Taiwan, South Korea, Japan, the Middle East, United Kingdom, USA, Malaysia and Singapore, among others.
In addition to the Poker King Cup finals Round, the excitement on January 3, 2016 also sets to quadruple, as the Triton SHR Series – Cali Cup is finally unveiled. The groundbreaking event will be available to stream live on 11 different channels, including nine Chinese and two English sources.
The Triton SHR Series – Cali Cup has attracted top-tier international players to Manila, including some of the biggest names in the industry like Phil Ivey and Tom Dwan. They will be pitted against a number of Asia’s most affluent businessmen, including well-known names like Richard Yong, Paul Phua, Qin “The Chairman” Si Xin, and Lei Tim Meng.
The jam-packed second day of the festival will cap off with the most exclusive party of the season, the WPT Players’ Party, which will be held at the beautiful Solaire Pool Bar & Grill. Featuring amazing local acts like the Mocha Girls, those Damn Nerds DJs, Aliya Parcs, Sam YG and Ron Poe, graceful aerial and poi dancers, and an open bar, the WPT Players’ Party will celebrate the new year in the biggest way possible.
WPT National Philippines starts on January 2, 2016 and will continue until January 8, 2016. The Triton SHR Series – Cali Cup, Poker King Cup Finals, and the WPT Players’ Party are all scheduled for January 3, 2016. WPT National Philippines 2016 is presented by Solaire Resort and Casino and Poker King Club.
First Poker King Cup