Macau SAR, August 9, 2017 (Tuesday) - Poker King Club announced their biggest game ever, a series to be hosted pan-Asia with stops in Korea, Manila and Macau confirmed. The series titled the “Suncity Cup” will include a guaranteed 8 million Hong Kong Dollar prize with a circuit including four unique locations throughout Asia. The event has confirmed title sponsor Suncity Group throughout the series.
The Suncity Cup series is scheduled to launch its initial round in Jeju, with a series of Day 1 events held between September 24 to 30. The second series set will move on to the Philippines and Poker King Club’s own room located in Manila from October 13 to 16 with a series of Day 1 events. The third location (and second in Korea) will be held in Busan, with a tentative schedule set from November 13 to 18. Finally, the event will culminate with a series of Day 1 events plus the finals to be held in Macau at The Venetian Macao from November 23 to December 2.
In addition to the Day 1 series, a variety of side events will be held throughout the series including High Roller events and more. Players can expect premium services offered by the Poker King Club brand, including player parties not to be missed throughout each location.
Winfred Yu, CEO of Poker King Club, states: “We’re excited to announce the launch of the Suncity Cup, the largest series of events we have ever held here at Poker King Club. As part of the series, we look forward to attracting existing players and also growing the game in new markets through a series held at several unique locations throughout Asia. With a guaranteed prize of 8 million Hong Kong Dollars, we look forward to attracting a wide variety of players throughout the series, with several Day 1 options for players who want to get into the finals.”
The Suncity Cup will operate on a 6 thousand Hong Kong Dollar (HKD6,000) buy-in for the main event, and will begin in Jeju, South Korea on September 24th. A Suncity Cup official website with event details and more information will be launched shortly and announced on the official Poker King Club website.
About Poker King Club
Now famously known as “The Home of the World’s Biggest Game”, Poker King Club (PKC) was founded in 2009. PKC provides both cash game services and tournaments at different levels for all types of players. PKC currently has three poker rooms under its name: Poker King Club Macau, located at the gaming floor of The Venetian® Macao, Poker King Club Manila at the Solaire Resort and Casino Manila, and Poker King Club Korea at Maison Glad Hotel Jeju, respectively.
PKC has worked with some of the most well-known tournament brands in the world, including Asian Poker Tour (APT), World Poker Tour (WPT), and, recently, Boyaa Poker Tour (BPT). As of 2017, the club has organized over 40 tournaments in different branches around Asia.
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