J88Poker Tour: Catching up with the side events

 

J88Poker Tour: Catching up with the side events

With the J88Poker Tour 2019 – Main Event – down to the Final 9 players, it’s time to give the side events a bit of attention. Four events have concluded after opening day. We’ve got those results for you below. Deep Stack Turbo: CHIH YING LIANG Chih Ying LiangThe Deep Stack Turbo drew 147 runners for a prize pool of NT$ 769,986 (~US$25,000). 20 players earned a piece of the pot with Chih Ying Liang claiming the biggest for his victory. Liang pocketed NT$184,896 (~US$6,000). Top 10 payouts 1st Chih Ying Liang – Taiwan – NT$184,896 2nd En Hao Chan – Taiwan – NT$125,900 3rd Ji Wei Chen – Taiwan – NT$83,200 4th Zhang Zhi Peng – Singapore – NT$68,500 5th Chuan Chang Peng – Taiwan – NT$55,000 6th Sun Shou Peng – Tawan – NT$43,100 7th Tam Hoi Wai – Hong Kong – NT$32,300 8th Edward Yam – Hong Kong – NT$ 23,900 9th Pu Yan – China – NT$18,500 10th Guan Yu Zhang – Taiwan – NT$15,400 Short Deck: TOMMY CHAO Tommy Chao and Hsien Pai TsengThe Short Deck tournament attracted 85 to the felt for a prize pool of NT$ 445,230 (~US$14,500). Only 11 profited. Tommy Chao and Hsien Pai Tseng split the top two prizes down the middle with Chao claiming the trophy for his larger stack. Payouts 1st Tommy Chao – Taiwan – NT$104,915 (deal) 2nd Hsien Pai Tseng – Taiwan – NT$104,915 (deal) 3rd Kim Jae Hyuk – Korea – NT$57,000 4th Kim Jiwoon – Korea – NT$43,800 5th Chan Hau Huang – Taiwan – NT$34,700 6th Mark Gruendemann – Ireland – NT$27,100 7th Fung Png Cheong – Hong Kong – NT$21,300 8th Bobby Zhou Xing Hua – Singapore – NT$16,700 9th Guo Yu – China – NT$12,600 10th Nguyen Van Dai – Vietnam – NT$11,100 11th Jung Sang Yup – Korea – NT$11,100 PLO: EEMIL TOUMINEN Eemil Touminen – PLO champion76 runners took on the Pot Limit Omaha event each one contributing the NT$8,800 buy-in for a prize pool of NT$589,760 (~US$19,100). Taking it to the limit was Finland’s Eemil Touminen, denying a local the title and the NT$162,260 first prize. Payouts1st Eemil Touminen – Finland – NT$162,260 2nd Tao Wei Chang – Taiwan – NT$115,300 3rd Kelvin Beattie – Japan – NT$75,500 4th Kim Jiwoon – Korea – NT$58,100 5th UNKNOWN – NT$46,000 6th Che Li Lin – Taiwan – NT$36,000 7th Kwok Chun Lai – Hong Kong – NT$28,300 8th Mahdi – Singapore – NT$22,100 9th Tsai Tsan Wang – Taiwan – NT$16,800 10th Philip Wang – Taiwan – NT$14,700 11th Kim Hyun Jin – Korea – NT$ 14,700 Super KO Bounty: KIM JAE HYUK Kim Jae HyukThe Super KO Bounty drove in 135 to the tables each one hunting down the NT$2,000 bounty per head scalped. The cash prize pool amounted NT$507,590 with 20 paid. Claiming the lion’s share portion of NT$123,700 was Korea’s Kim Jae Hyuk for holding on to his head. Top 10 Payouts 1st Kim Jae Hyuk – Korea – NT$123,700 2nd Liu Zhen Jie – Singapore – NT$84,700 3rd Guan Lun Cheng – Taiwan – NT$55,700 4th Li Chiang Lu – Taiwan – NT$45,900 5th Kim Hak Do – Korea – NT$36,900 6th Anthony Wong – Hong Kong – NT$28,900 7th Tsang Hei Cam – Hong Kong – NT$21,700 8th Ji Wei Chen – Taiwan – NT$16,000 9th Kuo Chen Hung – Taiwan – NT$12,300 10th Chi Chung Ho – Hong Kong – NT$10,300 The post J88Poker Tour: Catching up with the side events appeared first on Somuchpoker.