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Edward Sabat Takes Down APPT Macau

Marathon Macau Final Table Sees American Take Down $453,851; Swede and Dane Come Fourth and Fifth


Edward SabatAmerican Edward Sabat has won the Asia Pacific Poker Tour event in Macau, topping a field of 538 players to lift the $453,851 first prize. Sabat battled through a 12-hour final table to triumph in the $3,200 buy-in event after qualifying online. Two Europeans made the final table: Mikael Rosen came fourth for $108,600 and Dane Jeppe Drivsholm made fifth for $81,044.

The final table payouts were:

  1. Edward Sabat -- $453,851
  2. Charles Chua -- $291,761
  3. Diwei Huang -- $153,984
  4. Mikael Rosen -- $108,600
  5. Jeppe Drivsholm -- $81,044
  6. Kuok Wai Cheong -- $56,730
  7. Tian Chen -- $42,143
  8. Javed Abrahams -- $30,797
  9. So Myung Sim -- $22,692

The four-day event saw 56 players make the money, and eight nations were represented at the final table. The final event of the APPT Macau is currently under way. The $19,200 High Roller game will see a victor tomorrow, Sept. 9.

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