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2010 PokerStars APPT Auckland Begins Wednesday

Fourth Season Stops in New Zealand


Simon WattThe PokerStars Asia Pacific Poker Tour makes its third stop of season 4 on Wednesday, September 15 with the $3,000 NZD no-limit hold’em championship event at the SKYCITY Casino in Auckland, New Zealand.

The tournament will have two day-one flights, and the final table will wrap up on September 19.

Last season saw 263 players enter the event, with Simon Watt taking the first-place prize of $209,085 NZD. Watt is perhaps best known for making a splash back in June of 2010 when he bested Tom Dwan heads up to win his first World Series of Poker title.

Here is a look at the schedule for the event:

Wednesday, Sept. 15: Day 1A
Thursday, Sept. 16: Day 1B
Friday, Sept. 17: Day 2
Saturday, Sept. 18: Day 3
Sunday, Sept. 19: Final Table

Check back at at the conclusion of this event for a recap of the final table.