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Look Out: Jonathan Karamalikis

by Ryan Lucchesi |  Published: Jan 18, 2011


Jonathan Karamalikis has won millions in online tournaments since he began playing poker almost six years ago. He has added more than $600,000 from playing in live tournaments since he turned 18 and was able to play in the casinos in Australia, his native country. The 22-year-old pro hails from Adelaide, on the southern coast of the island continent. Thanks to Karamalikis, the PokerStars Asia Pacific Poker Tour Sydney Grand Final trophy remained on home soil for another year in December 2010. He won the title and $459,510 AUD in prize money after topping a field of 289 players. His win made for the fourth consecutive year that an Aussie has won the APPT season finale. Karamalikis is now in the top 10 on Australia’s all-time money-winning list. He defeated PokerStars qualifier Ben McLean (a fellow Aussie) heads up for the tournament title. Team PokerStars pro Daniel Negreanu was also ...

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