December 15, 2017 - The two starting flights are complete in the WSOP CHINA No-Limit Hold’em Main Event at Sanya.  

Day 1B started at 12:00 p.m., after 11 hours of play, a total of 289 players made it through. Zhao Dong finished the Day 1B flight with 263,600 chips, and he’ll be the man setting the pace on Day 2.



This tournament has provided a grand banquet for all the players, although this was a game, each player still enjoyed the whole process, we could see players laugh, communicate and share their joy, like what the famous poker pro David Chiu said, ‘if you cannot enjoy the delight of poker, then it would be hard for you to become an excellent player.’  


The whole field atmosphere was filled with competition and happiness. We can see a lot of familiar players in the field, like the winner of 2015 TPT Main Event Feng Yi Kun, the champion of 2017 TPTS Qingdao Station Lv Wen, the winner of 2016 TPT Ladies Event Zhao Ting Ting, e-sports commentator Wa Wa, Actor Meng Yao, and famous player Wu Shao Gang, Gu Hui Dong and Fan Tao.


Here is the top 6 of Day 1B:


  1. Zhao Dong - 263,600

  2. Guan Yong Bo – 249,000

  3. Lin Zhi – 209,800

  4. Zhu Xiang – 200,100

  5. Pan Yu Feng – 196,100

  6. Zhao Jie Yi – 183,200

Meanwhile, WSOP CHINA Pot-Limit Omaha began at 14:00 p.m., and totally 112 players participated in the game, like Guo Dong, Qian Zhi Qiang, Shao Feng and Ma Hai Sheng.


After 11 hours of intense competition, Zhang Lian eliminated the winner of WPT Main Event Qian Zhi Qiang and pocketed the Omaha trophy.


Another event of No-Limit Hold’em Turbo also attracted 182 players, and after nearly 8 hours of play, Zhang Peng became the champion and got the prize of 517,000,000 game currency.


Day 2 begins at 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, good luck for every player! Go fighting, poker!

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