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Australia New Zealand Poker Tour Hits Auckland

Second Stop On Season Five Sees Tour Land On New Zealand’s North Island For First Time


The PokerStars Australia New Zealand Poker Tour revs up again for season five on Saturday November 17 landing in Auckland for the first time in its history.

SKYCITY host the multi-event festival which will centre upon the NZD$2,000 + NZD$200 (approx. €1,400) buy in main event next Wednesday.

The Asia Pacific Poker Tour has stopped on the north island city three times where home advantage has proved decisive producing local winner Daniel Craker, Simon Watt and Danny Leaoasavali.

The event has capacity for 300 players who will start with 20,000 in chips and a one-hour clock. There are three day 1s and the final table will take place on Sunday November 25.