Welcome to Gutshot Magazine’s coverage of the APT Hanoi Billions 2023 and in particular, we’re talking about Event #10: APT Super High Roller – 8 Max, which is a 2-day event. You’ll always find the cream of the crop participating in these high buy-in events, both from the Indian poker community as well as from other countries around Asia. This event has a buy-in of VND 120 million, which is approximately around $4,933, but the returns are massive as players will get to share from a whopping VND 4 billion guaranteed prize pool.
The tournament kicks off at 1:15 pm local time (11:45 am IST), taking place at the National Convention Center (NCC) in Vietnam’s Hanoi. The series runs between 1-10 Dec 2023 and this is one of the flagship tournaments on the series schedule. Registration will continue till 8:40 pm local time, which is more than 7 hours since play begins, wherein the levels are of 40 minutes each and each player will receive a starting stack of 250,000 to begin with!
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