Tuesday December 1,2015 : GOOD TURNOUT FOR THE LATIN AMERICAN POKER TOUR GRAND FINAL
 
Yuri Martens takes home $169,652 after besting a field of 426.
 
This year's Latin American Poker Tour Grand Final, held in Sao Paulo Brazil, attracted a field of 426 punters prepared to lay down $2,572 each to compete in the eighth annual edition of the event.
 
In a close-run heads up Brazilian Yuri Martens faced Afonso Henrique, with the two professionals pausing to negotiate a chop before continuing play.
 
Henrique could not hold Martens’ aggression, skill and run of good cards, and the Brazilian ultimately eliminated his last opponent to claim the $169,652 winner's spoils, leaving Henrique with a consolatory $138,806.
 
Other final table pay-outs included:
 
Andres Herrera  $85,548 
Ricardo Chauriye  $67,948 
Alexandre Rivero  $53,284  
Carlos Alves  $41,740  
Bruno Kawauti  $31,382  
Gustavo De Faria Lopes  $22,290