The Asian Poker Tour concluded its first series of 2019, the APT Kickoff Vietnam. Many Indian pros left Vietnam with a pay-check in their pockets. Abhinav Iyer won the Main Event for over INR 69 Lakhs. The second stop for APT after the kickoff is scheduled in Japan, Tokyo. APT Tokyo Japan 2019 will begin from 1st February 2019 till 11th February 2019. For the first time it will happen in Japan and will take place at Casino Stadium.
A total of 9 events will be hosted. The APT Main Event will have a Buy-in of JPY 30k (INR 20K). It will run for 5 days with three starting flights, Day 2 and the Final Table Day. The event will take place in two parts. The first one will run between 1st and 3rd February, where the first two flights will be hosted with other side events. The second one (8 to 11 February) will see the remaining events being hosted.
There is another marquee event-APT Championships Event will be hosted between 9 to 11 February. Its Buy-in will be fixed at JPY 25k and players from all over the region are expected to participate.