A thunderous showing of 224 runners for the WPT Vietnam High Roller event; 67 into the Final Day

 

A thunderous showing of 224 runners for the WPT Vietnam High Roller event; 67 into the Final Day

While the inaugural WPT Vietnam Main Event was running, the Pro Poker Club continued to fill to capacity with players gobbling up seats to the side events. One of the hottest tickets was the High Roller event pulling a thunderous 224 entries over the course of two starting days. With each entry ponying up the VND 44,000,000 buy-in, the prize pool beefed up to VND 8,691,200,000 (~US$372,250). High Roller Trophy67 players made the cut into the Final Day which is currently in full swing. Only 28 places will be paid with the eventual winner pocketing VND 2,072,680,000 (~US$88,840). We’ve got the chip counts for you below. Name COUNTRY Table Seat Chips 7 CHAN TSUN MING HONGKONG 3 7       917,000 40 NISHANT SHARMA INDIA 3 1 773,000 43 PENTA KOTA MANOJ INDIA 2 4       737,000 27 IORI YOGO JAPAN 9 4       662,000 35 NGUYEN CHI THANH VIETNAM 6 4       652,000 11 DANNY TANG HONG KONG 4 5 641,000 21 HIEU NGO VIETNAM 7 2 632,000 2 AKSHAY NASA INDIA 8 8       627,000 33 MICHAEL FALCON DENMARK 8 1 606,000 55 SOO JO KIM KOREA 2 7       553,000 52 SAMANTHA COHER USA 3 5       542,000 14 DINH XUAN DINH VIETNAM 5 6 530,000 44 PHAM BAO VIETNAM 5 8 515,000 54 SHYN CHYN LYM MALAYSIA 9 7       514,000 47 PIET PAPE GERMANY 4 6       512,000 18 EUGENE CO PHILIPINE 2 6       467,000 10 DANG VAN HIEN VIETNAM 4 4 446,000 28 JAE WOOK SHIN KOREA 9 6       446,000 29 KEN OKADA JAPAN 3 3 418,000 22 HOANG HONG GIANG VIETNAM 5 3       406,000 30 LAM KIM LONG VIETNAM 5 4       404,000 24 HUYNH DUC TAI VIETNAM 8 7       400,000 32 MARVIN PETTENMATER GERMANY 6 8       379,000 4 AMAN DHAMIJA INDIA 7 8 371,000 58 TRAN HONG HAI VIETNAM 7 3       365,000 15 DO MANH TUAN VIETNAM 1 7       351,000 17 DYLAN WILKERSON USA 8 6       342,000 1 ABHINAN IYEN INDIA 5 7       336,000 64 VICTOR CHONG MALAYSIA 1 1       323,000 26 HWANG SANG YEON HONGKONG 6 1       304,000 39 NGUYEN VAN PINH VIETNAM 8 3 304,000 63 VI KHOA VIETNAM 7 6       301,000 67 WEI CHENG YIN TAIWAN 4 2       301,000 16 DUONG NGUYEN VIETNAM 8 2 297,000 48 PRANAV BASAI INDIA 4 7       297,000 20 HENRIK TOLLEFSEN NORWAY 3 6 290,000 65 VINH TRAN VIETNAM 5 5       280,000 23 HUU DUNG NGUYEN VIETNAM 7 1       276,000 42 PAUL HONG NEW ZEALAND 3 4       267,000 37 NGUYEN PHAM DUY KHANH VIETNAM 1 5       258,000 3 ALEX LEE SINGAPORE 1 6       254,000 25 HUYNH VAN TAN VIETNAM 1 3 237,000 31 LI KWUN NGAI VIVAENT HONGKONG 2 2       237,000 68 YEN HAN CHEN TAIWAN 9 2       236,000 57 TRAN DUC PHUONG VIETNAM 7 7       230,000 6 BENJAMIN GONZVA THAILAND 7 4 228,000 41 ORJAN SKOMNO NORWAY 2 3       216,000 9 CHUA SHAN HUI SINGAPORE 4 1       212,000 66 VIVER RINHANI INDIA 4 3       206,000 56 TA DUY QUOC KHANH VIETNAM 9 1       197,000 49 QUAN NGUYEN VIETNAM 1 2       190,000 36 NGUYEN CHI THINH VIETNAM 9 8       170,000 12 DAO XUAN KHANH VIETNAM 6 3       168,000 60 TRAN XUAN TRUC VIETNAM 6 7 163,000 34 NATALIE PO MALAYSIA 6 2 154,000 46 PHANESH CHAINANI SINGAPORE 1 4       149,000 5 APOORVA GOEL INDIA 7 5       138,000 53 SEITARO ASO JAPAN 8 5 137,000 51 RAGHAV BANSAL INDIA 5 2       133,000 13 DARUMA INDIA 9 5       112,000 38 NGUYEN TIEN SON VIETNAM 3 2       111,000 50 QUANG NGUYEN VIETNAM 6 5       105,000 62 TUNG NGUYEN VIETNAM 2 5       100,000 59 TRAN UY THANH VIETNAM 5 1         87,000 61 TUN NGUYEN VIETNAM 6 6 77,000 45 PHAM THANH TUNG VIETNAM 9 3 74,000 19 GAO WEN LING CHINA 2 1         26,000 The post A thunderous showing of 224 runners for the WPT Vietnam High Roller event; 67 into the Final Day appeared first on Somuchpoker.