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This Week's Big Winner: Toby Lewis Wins 2018 Aussie Millions Main Event

by Card Player News Team |  Published: Mar 14, 2018


Toby Lewis has won the 2018 Aussie Millions $10,600 AUD buy-in no-limit hold’em main event. The 28-year-old British poker pro overcame a field of 800 entries, the largest-ever turnout for this tournament, to capture the title and the first-place prize of $1,458,198 AUD ($1,156,205). That is the largest tournament score of Lewis’ career, eclipsing the $599,984 he won as the champion of the European Poker Tour Vilamoura main event in 2010. Lewis now has just shy of $4.2 million in lifetime live tournament earnings. Lewis entered the final day of this event as the chip leader with seven players remaining. Here are the five biggest hands that propelled him to the win. Tournament: Aussie Millions Main Event Buy-In: $10,600 AUD ($8,412) • No. of Entries – 800 • Prize Pool – $8 million AUD ($6,343,200) • 1st Place Prize – $1,458,198 AUD ($1,156,205) The Action With six players remaining, Lewis raised to 125,000 and was called by Park on the ...

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