$250,000 Challenge

Seat 1: Richard Yong -- 580,000

Richard Yong

There's high rollers and there's Richard Yong. The "Macau businessman," as he's been called over the years, plays almost exclusively in the biggest buy in events all across the world and today he's at the final table again.

Yong made three earlier final tables in huge buy-in events adding his total money won up to $2,683,332. All of that came in 2012 when he made the biggest final table in poker history. Yong finished eight in the The Big One for One Drop and cashed $1,237,333. This was Yong's biggest cash to date but he can elipse that cash with a victory today!

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