US player Allan Le has won Asia’s biggest buy-in tournament ever, the Manila Millions 2012 and a grand prize of HKD $13,080,000 (USD $1.685 million).
31 players in total entered the HKD $1 million (USD $128,000) buy-in including the likes of Phil Ivey, John Juanda, Tom Dwan, Johnny Chan and APT Ambassadors Joe Hachem, JC Tran and Nam Le.
Poker fans across the globe were treated to live streaming video of the event (with a slight time delay).
The Manila Millions Super High Roller Event is part of the Asian Poker Tour Philippines, which runs through the weekend and concludes on the 25th.
Here were your final payouts:
1st Allan Le – HKD $13,080,000
2nd Devan Tang – HKD $8,175,000
3rd Sun Sheng – HKD $4,905,000
4th Richard Yong – HKD $3,597,000
5th Keith Kipson – HKD $2,943,000
- Ace King, Gambling911.com