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Who Will Reach The Final Table of the 2019 PokerStars Red Dragon Jeju ₩2,500,000 Main Event?

A new Red Dragon champion will be crowned

The biggest live poker event in South Korea so far has seen a field of 869 entries culled down all the way to the final 36 hopefuls in 2019 PokerStars LIVE Asia Red Dragon Jeju ₩2,500,000 Main Event and they all aim to bag and tag once more in order to retain their chance at claiming the unique trophy and top prize of ₩ 393,553,500 ($338,456).

Best-positioned to reach the final table at the Jeju Shinhwa World - Landing Casino tournament room is China's Shenming Yin after a dominant display at the tables on Day 2 once the bubble had burst and he tops the counts with 2,785,000.

Eight players have more than one million in chips at their disposal including Hanze Wang (1,970,000), Szymon Wysocki (1,505,000), Dapeng Wang (1,280,000), Single-Day High Roller champion Ben Lai (1,270,000), Bi Haisheng (1,155,000), Yuanjun Lu (1,115,000) and Yifu Zhai (1,030,000).

Among the other notables that made the cut for Day 3 are Calvin Lee (855,000), Day 1b chip leader Canlin Chen (585,000), Hayato Kitajima (305,000) and Xixiang Luo (160,000).

With an average stack of just over 36 big blinds and 44:43 minutes left at blinds of 10,000-20,000 with a big blind ante of 20,000, the action is expected to be fast-paced right from the bat and the penultimate tournament day will conclude once the official nine-handed final table is reached.

Remaining Payouts

PlacePrize (in KRW)Prize (in USD)PlacePrize (in KRW)Prize (in USD)
1₩ 393,553,500$338,45610₩ 27,501,000$23,651
2₩ 241,816,000$207,96211-12₩ 22,759,000$19,573
3₩ 146,986,000$126,40813-15₩ 18,966,000$16,311
4₩ 108,106,000$92,97116-18₩ 15,173,000$13,049
5₩ 73,019,000$62,79619-21₩ 13,276,000$11,417
6₩ 53,294,000$45,83322-24₩ 11,380,000$9,787
7₩ 43,622,000$37,51525-27₩ 9,483,000$8,155
8₩ 37,932,000$32,62228-36₩ 8,345,000$7,177
9₩ 32,242,000$27,728   

Day 3 is scheduled to get underway at 1 p.m. local time and the action will be streamed live on the Red Dragon Poker website with hole cards displayed on a security delay of 30 minutes. All PokerNews updates for the remainder of the tournament will be published according to the delay.

2019 Red Dragon Jeju Main Event Day 3 Seat Draw

TableSeatPlayerCountry/RegionChip CountBig Blinds
11Wenyan LiuChina425,00021
12Qifeng ChenChina330,00017
13Shenming YinChina2,785,000139
14Bi HaishengChina1,155,00058
15Qin ZhouChina495,00025
16Szymon WysockiPoland1,505,00075
17Koyo OyamaJapan410,00021
18Ci SunChina360,00018
19Hyunil HongSouth Korea355,00018
21Zhenhua LuChina415,00021
22Yifu ZhaiChina1,030,00052
23Ye YuanChina325,00016
24Jiahuan HeChina655,00033
25Cangsheng NiChina775,00039
26Calvin LeeUnited States855,00043
27Yu TianChina840,00042
28Hayato KitajimaJapan305,00015
29Zifeng ZhangChina390,00020
31Ting Yi TsaiTaiwan560,00028
32Yuanjun LuChina1,115,00056
33Dapeng WangChina1,280,00064
34Zhaoxing WangChina230,00012
35Zhihao ZhangChina755,00038
36Fang SuChina690,00035
37Ben LaiHong Kong1,270,00064
38Canlin ChenChina585,00029
39Fei XiongChina975,00049
41Huu Dung NguyenVietnam305,00015
42Hideyoshi TanakaJapan485,00024
43Yifan CaoChina345,00017
44Xixiang LuoChina160,0008
45Rongshan LiChina458,00023
46Hanze WangChina1,970,00099
47Zejin ShenChina340,00017
48Zheng ZhangChina545,00027
49Xin HeChina960,00048

Tags: Ben LaiBi HaishengCalvin LeeCanlin ChenHanze WangHayato KitajimaShenming YinSzymon WysockiXixiang LuoYifu ZhaiYuanjun Lu