Excitement is mounting in the Philippine as the PokerStars.net Asia Pacific Poker Tour makes its way to Cebu this week.
Held from November 11-15, 2009, the event will be staged at the luxurious Shangri-La Mactan resort in Cebu, Philippines. This will be the APPT's third consecutive season in the Philippines. Buy-in for the main event is set at Php 100,000 (approx. US $2,100).
The last APPT main event in the Philippines was held at the Hyatt Hotel and Casino resort in Manila, attracting 285 players from around the world. Poker player Van Marcus won the event, picking up US $162,857 for his efforts.