Korean Young-shin Im takes the prize
In a heads-up against Australian Michael Fabiano, Young-shin Im from Korea took home the title and PHP5,810,000 (USD 132,500). She is the first woman to win the Pokerstars Asia Pacific Poker Tour.
The final event drew 236 players and a $22 3x Turbo satellite on PokerStars secured the Korean her place in the tournament. Over the course of only two years of playing poker, winning the tournament marksYoun-shin Im's fifth cash on the Asia Pacific Poker Tour in the past 18 months.
The APPT Cebu main event final finished up as:
1 Young-shin Im PHP 5,810,000
2 Michael Fabiano PHP 3,660,000
3 Kim Gap Young PHP 2,045,000
4 Mikael Rosen PHP 1,560,000
5 Daren Yoon PHP 1,290,000
6 Basilios Diakokomninos PHP 1,025,000
7 Jukka Juvonen PHP 805,000
8 Richard En PHP 645,000
9 Raymond Lapitan PHP 485,480