Poker Coverage: Poker Legislation Poker Tournaments U.S. Poker Markets Sports Betting

This Week's Big Winner: Kahle Burns Wins 2020 Aussie Millions Super High Roller

by Card Player News Team |  Published: Mar 11, 2020


Kahle Burns has been one of tournament poker’s hottest players in recent months. Since the start of October of 2019, the Australian poker pro has made 12 final tables and won five titles. His most recent victory came in the 2020 Aussie Millions $100,000 AUD super high roller. Burns outlasted a field of 54 total entries to win $1,746,360 AUD ($1,204,988 USD). This was the second-largest score of his career, and it brought his lifetime live tournament earnings to more than $9.5 million. In addition to the money and the title, Burns was also awarded 600 Card Player Player of the Year points as the champion of this event. This was already his second title and third final-table finish of 2020. As a result of his strong start to the year, Burns has climbed into seventh place in the POY race standings, which are sponsored by Global Poker. Burns entered the final table of this event as the chip leader, with poker’s all-time money leader Bryn ...

You Are Previewing Digital Subscription Content

To continue reading:


Already a subscriber?