Resorts World Manila’s ‘Manila Millions 2013’ Poised For Record-Setting Poker Pot
NEWPORT CITY, Pasay—Resorts World Manila (RWM), the premier one-stop, nonstop tourism and entertainment destination in the country, is once again home to the richest poker tournament – Manila Millions 2013.
For the second year in a row, Resorts World Manila plays host to some of the biggest names in the poker world in an event set at its exclusive Genting Club on April 18 and 19.
Manila Millions 2013 attracts the most renowned names in poker, including 2005 World Series of Poker Main Event winner Joe Hachem, World Series of Poker 2-bracelet winner J.C. Tran, 2006 World Poker Tour Bay 101 Shooting Star winner Nam Le, and last year’s Manila Millions champion Allan Le. Currently, more than 40 big name players from around the world are expected to participate in the said event.
This prestigious poker event promises to be more thrilling this year as Resorts World Manila, together with co-presenter Asian Poker Tour (APT), anticipates another record-setting high-stakes contest. With a buy-in of HK$1,000,000 and a total pot prize similar to last year’s at the HK$32 million mark (or over US$4 million), Manila Millions 2013 is undoubtedly the biggest poker tournament in the Philippines, and one of the biggest in Asia.
Manila Millions 2013 will be the highlight of APT Philippines 2013, which will be held in Resorts World Manila from April 17-24. The integrated resort has been the official venue of APT Philippines since 2010.
The only tourism destination in the country capable of accommodating large-scale and world-class poker events, Resorts World Manila also hosts the National Poker League of Australia every November, drawing hundreds of tourists to the country.
For complete updates on ‘Manila Millions 2013’ and the APT Philippines 2013, visit www.rwmanila.com / www.asianpokertour.com or call the Tourist/Visitor Hotline at (632) 908-8833.
ABOUT RESORTS WORLD MANILA:
Resorts World Manila (RWM) is the first one-stop, non-stop entertainment and leisure destination in the Philippines that features exciting recreational thrills, superlative performances, unique events, and spectacular lifestyle options. Conveniently located across Ninoy Aquino International Airport 3, RWM is an instant gateway to world-class Philippine hospitality. This integrated lifestyle hub is home to three international lodging brands: the all-luxury suite MAXIMS Hotel; the five-star brand MARRIOTT Hotel Manila; and REMINGTON Hotel which offers cozy and superb accommodations for great value.
Also home to RWM is The NEWPORT Mall which features international luxury brands. Experience a unique viewing experience at The Newport Cinemas with stadium seating and state-of-the-art cinema technology. Watch grand-scale performances at the 1,500-seater, ultra-modern Newport Performing Arts Theater (NPAT), which boasts of state-of-the-art lights and sounds innovations, and the largest LED wall in all of Southeast Asia, or relax in the cozy interior and chilling 24/7 entertainment provided for you at Bar 360.
Spend a whole family day affair with the many attractions offered by GameZoo amusement center, including exclusive multi-dimensional virtual rides, exclusive arcade games, and more fantastic activities for kids of all ages.
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