Feb 3, 2013 |

Aussie Millions: Malaysian Amateur Mervin Chan Wins Main Event

Mervin Chan: 2013 Aussie Millions Main Event Champion. It’s every poker players dream to enter their first major tournament and walk away with millions. On Sunday 29-year-old Mervin Chan lived that dream, winning the 2013 Aussie Millions Main Event, $1.3 Million, a gold bracelet and a brand new car. “I don’t know what to say, I’m […]

Read More

Feb 2, 2013 |

Aussie Millions: Antonius Among Final Three in Main Event

After nearly 15 hours of play on Saturday in the 2013 Aussie Millions Main Event, tournament organizers called a halt to the action with three players, including Patrik Antonius, remaining in pursuit of the title. Play is set to resume Sunday at 4 pm. Final Three Chip Counts Joseph Cabret – 7,720,000 Mervin Chan – 5,670,000 […]

Read More

Feb 1, 2013 |

Aussie Millions: Shak and Antonius Headline Main Event Final Table

Patrik Antonius has a shot at the Aussie Millions title after making the final table. The final table of the Aussie Millions Main Event traditionally includes one or two big names from the world of poker and 2013 is no different. Dan Shak leads the seven-handed final table but Patrik Antonius is not far behind. Shak finished the penultimate […]

Read More

Feb 1, 2013 |

Aussie Millions: Sam Trickett Cruises to $250K Challenge Title

Sam Trickett continues to dominate the high roller poker tournament scene. It was just two years ago that the legend of Sam Trickett began to grow. On Friday Trickett added to that legend by taking down the 2013 Aussie Millions LK Jewelry $250,000 Challenge and adding $2,000,000 to his lifetime earnings. In late 2010 Trickett cleaned up […]

Read More

Jan 31, 2013 |

Aussie Millions: Reinkemeier Leads Final Table of $250K Challenge

Igor Kurganov could cash in a high roller event for the second time in a week. Tobias Reinkemeier has six players between himself and a $2,000,000 score at the 2013 Aussie Millions. Reinkemeier has a comfortable lead on top of the final table of the $250,000 Challenge event. The German poker pro finished Day 1 with 1,237,000 […]

Read More

Jan 30, 2013 |

Aussie Millions: James Obst in Control of Main Event After Day 2

James Obst is looking to become the fifth straight Australian winner of the Aussie Millions Main Event. Only 68 players stand between Australian James Obst and his first major live tournament win. Obst finished Day 2 of the 2013 Aussie Millions Main Event with the chip lead after bagging up 1,061,000 chips. Obst, who would become […]

Read More

Jan 30, 2013 |

Funny Story: Clayton Fletcher Turns Aussie Millions Into Regular Gig

Clayton Fletcher makes an annual trip to the Aussie Millions to tell some jokes and see some flops. By now everybody is more than familiar with the story of how an amateur poker player turned his a $39 buy-in in a satellite into lifechanging riches. Clayton Fletcher’s story is a little different from Chris Moneymaker‘s though. Five […]

Read More

Jan 28, 2013 |

Aussie Millions: Main Event Growth Continues Through Day 1B

For the second consecutive day at the 2013 Aussie Millions Main Event the starting day field size has outpaced 2012. On Monday 196 players entered Day 1B of the Main Event, beating last year’s field size by nine players. There was some belief that with WSOP-APAC just a few months away some international players would […]

Read More

Jan 28, 2013 |

Aussie Millions: Andrew Robl Earns First Title, $1M in $100K Challenge

Andrew Robl is all smiles after winning the Aussie Millions $100K Challenge. The 2013 Aussie Millions $100,000 Challenge attracted 21 players. Only one of those players decided to take advantage of the re-entry format and Andrew Robl is certainly glad he did. Monday night Robl eliminated Igor Kurganov in heads-up play to capture the $100,000 Challenge title, the first live win […]

Read More