The schedule for season three of the PokerStars.net Asia Pacific Poker Tour (APPT) has been announced. Once again players in the Asian region will enjoy a poker experience in five different countries, but ones that are now certainly familiar to those regular to the APPT series.
Once again the five-event schedule kicks off in late August with a HKD$40,000 event in Macau, and will visit South Korea, New Zealand and the Philippines before wrapping up in the StarCity Casino with the season Grand Final in Sydney, Australia in early December.
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The complete Season 3 APPT schedule:
APPT Macau (Venue: Grand Lisboa Casino Macau, People’s Republic of China) August 24-30, 2009 Buy-in: HKD $40,000 (US $5,160 USD) 700-player cap
APPT Seoul (Venue: 7-Luck Casino, Seoul, South Korea) September 17-20, 2009 Buy-in: US $3,000 250-player cap
APPT Auckland (Venue: SkyCity Casino, Auckland, New Zealand) October 14-18, 2009 Buy-in: To be Determined 350-player cap
APPT Philippines (Venue: Shangri-la Mactan Resort, Cebu, Philippines) November 12-15, 2009 Buy-in: PHP 100,000 (US $2,150) 300-player cap
APPT Sydney (Venue: StarCity Casino, Sydney, Australia) December 1-6 AUD 6,300 (US $4,920) 750-player cap
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