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Interviews

Interview: Jav Medina from PHP300 to PHP3M!
On September 25, 2012, Filipino poker player Jav Medina claimed the championship title of the APT Asian Series Manila and took home the first place purse of PhP3,521,000. We recently caught up with Medina and found out some very interesting...


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APT Philippines Models HOT STUFF: APT Philippines Models

APT Philippines 2012 hit Resorts World Manila’s Genting Club on April 19-25, 2012 and as usual a bevy of Asian Poker Tour beauties were on hand to keep players in line.
Marc Rivera Featured Player: Marc Rivera

Marc Rivera is one of the most recognized Filipino poker player on the Asia tournament circuit. Marc is known for playing some of the biggest cash games in the Philippines. Unlike many players Marc has the skill to be able to make the transition, back and forth, from cash games and tournaments. Marc has been … Read More



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Poker Trivia

Did you know...
  • Two players, Johnny Moss and Stu Ungar hold the record for most World Series of Poker Main Event titles with 3 apiece.
  • Phil Hellmuth holds the record for most World Series of Poker (WSOP) bracelets with 13.
  • The first ever World Series of Poker (WSOP) Main Event champion was Johnny Moss when he was voted by the other 6 other entrants as the winner.
  • The earliest games of poker were played with a 20-card pack containing only Aces, Kings, Queens, Jacks and Tens.
  • Poker pro John Juanda once had a job selling Bibles door to door.
  • Chris Lee won the first WSOP 10-game mix in 2011 despite telling his opponents he didn’t know how to play Badugi.