Live poker room opens at City of Dreams Manila

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Dec 31 2014 10:44 AM | Updated as of Dec 31 2014 06:44 PM

MANILA, Philippines - City of Dreams Manila has opened the second PokerStars live poker room in Asia.

In a statement, PokerStars said it has launched a branded, live
poker room at the newest integrated casino resort in the Philippines.

PokerStars LIVE Manila is now officially open, offering a range of tournaments and cash games.

"Our relationship with City of Dreams has been nothing short of amazing in our poker room in Macau. I have the utmost confidence that our continued collaboration in Manila will take poker in the Philippines to new heights," said Danny McDonagh, PokerStars’ Director of Live Operations for Asia-Pacific.

PokerStars LIVE Manila, located on the Level 2 of the casino floor, has 14 permanent tables, which will also be expandable for special events such as the Asia Pacific Poker Tour (APPT) Manila Poker Festival.

Tournaments are now running every Friday, Saturday and Sunday, with a variety of special events planned for 2015.

PokerStars operates the world’s most popular online poker sites.