Hanoi Super Series pays out ₫14.3B ($588.7K); Đinh Quang Huy tops Player of the Series; Lê Văn DiễN wins SHR event; final highlights inside


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After seven days of festivities that ran from November 28 to December 4 at the Grand Loyal Poker Club,  the inaugural Hanoi Super Series  concluded with a total of ₫14,345,160,000 (~$588,760) paid out and ten players walking away with event trophies. The HSS was the first of its kind in Hanoi, Vietnam and was a collaborative effort by Korea Mind Game Members (KMGM) and Hanoi Series of Poker (HSOP).

On closing day, several players hoisted trophies which included Đinh Quang Huy who topped the counts at the Player of the Series race. We have that story for you below including festival highlights and final festival side winners. 

Festival review

Festival prize pool: ₫14,345,160,000 (~$588,760)
Total entries: 1,135
Player of the Series: Đinh Quang Huy
Main Event: Jae Sung Kim
Super High Roller: Lê Văn Diễn
Most final tables: Trent Fechter – Warm Up (3rd), Turbo Event (5th), Bounty Hunter (7th)

ĐINH QUANG HUY wins Player of the Series

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Đinh Quang Huy opened the series with a stunning victory at the Warm Up event then closed it with a 3rd place finish at the Super High Roller to accrue 652.90 points, the highest result in the Player of the Series race. Huy was awarded a World Poker Championship 2023 Kick Off seat worth ₫8,800,000 (~$355) and a special trophy to commemorate the achievement.  

LÊ VĂN DIỄN banks the Super High Roller for ₫974,000,000 (~$39,975)

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Career high takedown by Lê Văn Diễn at the Super High Roller, overcoming a loaded field filled with decorated pros to claim the ₫974,000,000 (~$39,975) winner’s purse. He denied Đinh Văn Tiến and Warm Up event champion Đinh Quang Huy to clinch his maiden live title. 

Buy in: ₫55,000,000 (~$2,257)
Guarantee: ₫2,000,000,000 (~$82,085)
Entries: 54
Prize pool: ₫2,619,000,000 (~$107,490)
ITM: 7 places

Lê Văn Diễn

Đinh Văn Tiến

Đinh Quang Huy

Kang Wong Yu

Nguyễn Duy Anh

Dennis Ng

Teddy Phạm

Bounty Hunter: TRẦN THANH HƯNG 

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Buy in: ₫6,600,000 (~$270)
Entries: 70
Prize pool: ₫267,400,000
Bounty pool: ₫140,000,000
ITM: 9 places

Trần Thanh Hưng

Jonas Magdalinski

Seung Joon Moon

Bae Chang Ki

Nguyễn Tiến Công

Kim Min Ku

Trent Fechter

Vũ Tá Nhất

Hwang Seong Il

Superstack Turbo: GA RIM LEE


Buy in: ₫5,500,000 (~$225)
Entries: 34
Prize pool: ₫164,900,000 (~$6,468)
ITM: 4 places

Ga Rim Lee


Nguyen Phuong Ngoc

Choi Inkyu

That concludes our coverage of the inaugural Hanoi Super Series. Up next at the Grand Loyal Poker Club is the World Poker Championship 2023 – $1 Million guaranteed – running from January 3 to 15. More details to follow. 


*All images courtesy of Grand Loyal Poker Club

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Author: Henry Brown