Richard Yong is a businessman from Asia and often seen along the tournament circuit in the largest events held in Asia and Australia. Yong is also rumored to be one of the players from the famed Macau cash game that regularly takes place in Macau and has become the most talked about live game in the world over recent years.
Yong will bring 7.275 million in chips to the final table and that's good enough for seventh place out of the final eight. Yong's showed some great play throughout this event and he's a force when he has chips. If he's able to heat up early, Yong could easily make a run at this title.