Posted by : DM101 on 08:57 PM, 30-Jul-2014
Chinese player defeats 2,732-entrant field to win the biggest poker event ever held outside of America
Beijing, CHINA – July 31, 2014 – The stellar PokerStars.net sponsored 2014 Beijing Millions concluded this past Sunday and was won by China's Chen Qin (秦辰).
The poker tournament was the Asia Pacific Poker Tour's (APPT) first ever event in mainland China. It was held at the Beijing Star Poker Club from July 18-27 and the Main Event drew a massive field of 2,732 entries.
The tournament field is the largest ever outside of America and also sets a new PokerStars record -- surpassing the previous mark of 2,446 entries from the 2013 Brazilian Series of Poker.