Wai Kin Yong

Wai Kin Yong

  • Country: Malaysia
  • Biggest Cash: $3,149,705

Lifetime Live Winnings

$ 10,826,351

World Series Of Poker

0 x World Series of Poker

  • Lifetime Cashes: 2
  • Cashes Total: $38,116
  • Biggest Cash: $20,323

WPT Championships

0 x WPT Championships

  • Lifetime Cashes: 1
  • Cashes Total: $78,700
  • Biggest Cash: $78,700

EPT Championships

0 x EPT Championships

  • Lifetime Cashes: 1
  • Cashes Total: $18,388
  • Biggest Cash: $18,388

High Rollers

4 x High Roller Tournaments

  • Lifetime Cashes: 11
  • Cashes Total: $10,634,467
  • Biggest Cash: $3,149,705
Poker Series Win FT ITM To FT % ITM ITM to W% $
WSOP 0 0 0% 2 0% $38,116
WPT 0 1 100.00% 1 0% $78,700
EPT 0 0 0% 1 0% $18,388
AUSSIE MILLIONS 0 0 0% 0 0% $0
HIGH ROLLERS 4 11 100.00% 11 36.36% $10,634,467
TRITON 3 8 100.00% 8 37.50% $9,245,948

Wai Kin Yong Biography & Poker Career

Wai Kin Yong is among the top earners in Malaysia according to tracked live poker tournament earnings- and is a regular in live and televised high stakes poker games worldwide.

Trivia: Wai Kin Yong is son of poker player and businessman Seng Chen “Richard” Yong,

Wai Kin Yong – Poker Career Highlights

Top 10 finishes & significant poker scores for Malaysia’s Wai Kin Yong:

Date Event / Tournament Buy In Place Winnings
2011-06-02 Macau Poker Cup - May Special
No Limit Hold'em - Red Dragon Event
HK$11,000 9 HK$11,765
2013-12-18 World poker Tour - WPT South Korea
No Limit Hold'em High Roller Day 1
$4,750 4 $78,700
2016-09-09 Triton Poker Super High Roller Series Manila
No Limit Hold'em - Super High Roller
HK$490,000 1 HK$793,623
2016-11-04 Triton Poker Super High Roller Series Philippines
No Limit Hold'em Main Event
HK$490,000 1 HK$2,080,356
2017-02-19 Triton Poker Super High Roller Series Philippines
No Limit Hold'em - Main Event
HK$970,000 6 HK$286,600
2018-05-12 Triton Poker Super High Roller Series Montenegro
No Limit Hold'em - Short Deck Ante Only 250K
HK$250,000 8 HK$62,175
2018-11-30 Jeju Red Dragon 2018
No Limit Hold'em - Super High Roller (Event #2)
?57,000,000 5 ?200,214
2018-12-02 Jeju Red Dragon 2018
No Limit Hold'em - Short Deck (Event #6)
?14,100,000 6 ?44,915
2019-03-05 Triton Poker Super High Roller Series Jeju
No Limit Hold'em - Short Deck Ante Only (Event #5)
HK$1,000,000 8 HK$369,454
2019-05-14 Triton Poker Super High Roller Series Montenegro
Short Deck No Limit Hold'em - Ante Only (Event #6)
HK$250,000 3 HK$273,947
2019-08-04 Triton Poker Super High Roller Series London
No Limit Hold'em - Triton London Main Event (Event #5)
€100,000 1 €3,149,705
2019-08-06 Triton Poker Super High Roller Series London
No Limit Hold'em - Short Deck Main Event (Event #7)
€100,000 2 €2,230,088
2019-08-12 partypoker LIVE - partypoker MILLIONS Europe
No Limit Hold'em - Triton 100K Super High Roller
€100,000 4 €388,305
2020-03-10 partypoker LIVE - partypoker MILLIONS Sochi Super High Roller Series
No Limit Short Deck Hold'em
$51,000 1 $800,000
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