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Day 3

ANZPT Melbourne: Paul Hockin is King

The ANZPT Melbourne Main Event has concluded with the title once again crossing the Tasman as New Zealand's Paul Hockin has emerged victorious after a tough final table.After leading on Day 1b, Hockin found himself the short stack when the players made a deal three-handed. It looked to be a good sa...more

by Heath "TassieDevil" Chick on October 29, 2012 12:24 PM

ANZPT Melbourne: Guzzardi gutted in third

It's been three and a half hours of three-handed warfare but finally we've seen this tough trio broken after the elimination of Michael Guzzardi in third place.When the three players struck a deal some time ago to lock up a healthy pay day and play for a little loose change, we thought we might be a...more

by Heath "TassieDevil" Chick on October 29, 2012 11:21 AM

ANZPT Melbourne: Straight-flush leaves us with three

One player who has flown largely under the radar in this tournament is Michael Lo Giudice. After doubling up through Kristian Lunardi late on Day 2 with pocket kings, Lo Giudice has been able to maintain his position to reach the final four players in the ANZPT Melbourne Main Event.However that wou...more

by Heath "TassieDevil" Chick on October 29, 2012 7:36 AM

ANZPT Melbourne: Izzy flips out

Ismail Ismail is the next to go as our ANZPT Melbourne final table has rapidly reached the final four players.Ismail battled the short stack for large portions of the tournament, but he stayed tight and picked his spots to strike with great efficiency.After surviving to reach the final five players,...more

by Heath "TassieDevil" Chick on October 29, 2012 7:09 AM

ANZPT Melbourne: Bang, bang, double bang!

We waited what felt like an eternity for the first elimination of this final table but as soon as the players took a break, it's gone bang, bang, double bang, with now three more players on the rail, including a double elimination to see us down to the final five.First to go was Anthony Aston. He op...more

by Heath "TassieDevil" Chick on October 29, 2012 6:47 AM

ANZPT Melbourne: Matusik misses

The first two hours of play on this final table were intense. There were very few big pots of note with the clock wind back failing to create the action we were looking for. We did get close to losing two players in one hand though, when Michael Guzzardi and Ismail Ismail were both all in, but Mich...more

by Heath "TassieDevil" Chick on October 29, 2012 6:12 AM

ANZPT Melbourne: Final table underway

The players are taking their seats and shaking off the cobwebs of a late night in preparation of another tough day ahead on the felt of the Crown Poker Room. We've reached the final day of the ANZPT Melbourne Main Event and today we'll be crowning the newest champion of Australia and New Zealand.Bo...more

by Heath "TassieDevil" Chick on October 29, 2012 4:24 AM

ANZPT Melbourne: Final Table Player Profiles

Two long days of play has seen our ANZPT Melbourne field of 345 reduced to the final table of nine. It was a long road to get to this point, but the journey has only just begun as the $172,500 first-place prize awaits. Our final table is interesting mix with a couple of runaway chip leaders, a prev...more

by Heath "TassieDevil" Chick on October 28, 2012 9:38 PM