Ivan Leow Ships First Ever OPC High Roller Macau for $183,740
31 entries returned for Day 2 of the first ever Oriental Poker Championship in Macau and it took over 12 hours of play to crown the champion in Ivan Leow who took home the title as well as $183,740 (HKD $1,442,300) for his efforts.
The HKD $100,000 buy-in event ended up creating a prizepool of $510,115 (HKD $4,003,300) with 7 places making the money. Ivan Leow had to overcome a tough opponent in Chinese Yang Wang, during heads-up play to take down the event.
A look at the final table payouts:
- Ivan Leow – 183,740
- Yang Wang – 117,360
- Albert Paik – 73,910
- Wenling Gao – 50,970
- Chihwen Chen – 35,680
- Victor Chong – 28,030
- Tony Cheng – 20,390
Ivan Leow was also recently spotted on not one but two final tables at the Triton Super High Roller Series with combined cashes of a cool $450,194. This latest victory at the Oriental Poker Championship brings his total live earnings up to a sizeable $776,741.