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Razavi 3rd at WPT China, Caps off Great Year

Samad RazaviSamad Razavi

Another major tournament, another excellent finish from the Englishman. Sam Razavi, from the United Kingdom capped off 2012 with a 2nd runner-up finish at the inaugural World Poker Tour (WPT) China which had a $1,500 Main Event that saw a total of 542 runners.

Razavi took down $48,101 for his effort beating the likes of Phil Hellmuth, Johnny Chan and David Chiu among many other poker luminaries. The win added yet another cap to his feather after wins at the Asian Poker Tour (APT) and Australia New Zealand Poker Tour (ANZPT) earlier this year.

The top three finishers also received a World Poker Tour L.A. Poker Classic package.

World Poker Tour China (Top 10) 

1st        Zheng Hua Lei – $192.406

2nd       You Jia Wang – $96.203

3rd       Sam Razavi – $48,101

4th        Yue Cao – $32,067

5th        Lei Xu – $24,050

6th        Li Fu Lui – $19,240

7th        Xue Yi Lin – $15,232

8th        Zhi Yong Li – $12,827

9th        Ji Wei Deng – $11,223

10th      Jia He Li – $9,620

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