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Poker started in the United States during the conquest of the West and then spread over the world, becoming one of the most popular card games. But never before the advent of the Internet did it reach the huge popularity that it has today.

Many Asian poker players have reached the top of the poker scene. We present below a list of the most famous ones. Many of them can be found playing online poker at the best poker rooms, such as pokerstars, Party Poker and Everest Poker.


The APPT Philippines is a much-anticipated affair on the global poker calendar. The likes of Leaoasavaii, Grigg, Mitrovic, Silk and Lendvai are but a handful of talented poker stars who unleash their poker prowess. The prize money up for grabs in this Asian leg of the tour was substantial.