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Carlos Chang Takes Asian Poker Tour Macau Title

Taiwanese Poker Player Lifts €200,000 top Prize at Macau Main Event

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Carlos Chang of Taiwan has won the HKD25,000 (€3,222) buy in Asian Poker Tour Macau main event after beating 267 opponents to win the HKD1,913,100 (€200,835) top prize.

Chang knocked out the start-of-day chip leader Richard Zhu in third place to give himself a commanding 7:1 advantage over his heads up opponent Winfred Yu who he dispensed is short order to lift the title and top prize at the Starworld Hotel in the former Portuguese colony.

The final table payouts were:

1: Carlos Chang (Taiwan) — HKD 1,913,100 (€200,835)
2: Winfred Yu (Canada) — HKD 1,016,400 (€106,700)
3: Richard Yueqi Zhu (China) — HKD 478,300 (€50,211)
4: Aaron Lim (Australia) — HKD 358,700 (€37,656)
5: Tom Alner(England) — HKD 299,000 (€31,389)
6: Zhang Ai Min (China) — HKD 239,200 (25111)
7: Yue Qing Zhou (Singapore) — HKD 179,400 (€18,833)
8: Yi-Po Lee (Taiwan) — HKD 122,600 (€12,870)
9: Samad Razavi (England) — HKD 110,600 (€11,610)