Tournament Information

Date: Nov 23 - Dec 8, 2008
Venue: The Star Sydney, Australia
Event: No Limit Hold'em - Main Event (Dec 2 - 7, 2008)
Buy-in: AU$6,000 + AU$300
Prize: AU$2,800,000
Entries: 477

Other Events

Nov 26, 2008 No Limit Hold'em - Ladies Event AU$180 + 20
Nov 27 - 28, 2008 No Limit Hold'em AU$700 + 50
Nov 28 - 29, 2008 Pot Limit Omaha AU$1,000 + 100
Nov 29 - 30, 2008 No Limit Hold'em AU$1,500 + 100
Nov 30, 2008 Manila 2 Card AU$700 + 50
Nov 30, 2008 Pot Limit Omaha/Hold'em (postponed) AU$1,000 + 100
Dec 1, 2008 No Limit Hold'em - Six Handed AU$2,000 + 200
Dec 2 - 7, 2008 APPT No Limit Hold'em - Main Event AU$6,000 + 300
Dec 5, 2008 No Limit Hold'em - Team Event AU$1,000 + 100
Dec 6, 2008 No Limit Hold'em - High Rollers Event AU$15,000 + 300
Dec 7, 2008 No Limit Hold'em - Heads-Up AU$3,000 + 200
Dec 8, 2008 Charity Event
Dec 6, 2008 No Limit Hold'em AU$1,000 + 100

Event Results

Place Player Prize GPI PoY 2023
1st Martin Rowe $631,780 AU$1,000,000
2nd Jason Gray $300,727 AU$476,000
3rd Tony Basile $168,053 AU$266,000
4th Antonio Fazzolari $114,984 AU$182,000
5th Timothy English $88,449 AU$140,000
6th Frank Saffioti $63,683 AU$100,800
7th Daniel Kowalski $45,994 AU$72,800
8th Hai Bo Chu $45,994 AU$72,800
9th Tom Nicholas Rafferty $24,639 AU$39,000
10th Michael Guzzardi $17,690 AU$28,000
11th Lisa Delellis $17,690 AU$28,000
12th Brendon Edmonds $17,690 AU$28,000
13th George Kassis $12,383 AU$19,600
14th Raymond Lapitan $12,383 AU$19,600
15th Scott Smith $12,383 AU$19,600
16th Daniel Hameiri $12,383 AU$19,600
17th Ray Sukkar $9,729 AU$15,400
18th Michael Fraser $9,729 AU$15,400
19th Marlon Goonawardana $9,729 AU$15,400
20th Eric Assadourian $9,729 AU$15,400
21st Phillip Willcocks $9,729 AU$15,400
22nd Jamie Pickering $9,729 AU$15,400
23rd Jason McCombie $9,729 AU$15,400
24th Bassam Habib $9,729 AU$15,400
25th Valerie Gigliotti $7,960 AU$12,600
26th Travers Nicholas $7,960 AU$12,600
27th Christopher Lee $7,960 AU$12,600
28th Unknown Player $7,960 AU$12,600
29th Shane Dye $7,960 AU$12,600
30th Daniel Kowalski $7,960 AU$12,600
31st Wang-Che Jung $7,960 AU$12,600
32nd Tony Rafter $7,960 AU$12,600
33rd Roel Pijpers $6,191 AU$9,800
34th Sam Capra $6,191 AU$9,800
35th Michael Harrington $6,191 AU$9,800
36th Thomas Mclaughlin $6,191 AU$9,800
37th Stewart Davidson $6,191 AU$9,800
38th Frank Bianco $6,191 AU$9,800
39th George Lind $6,191 AU$9,800
40th Graeme "Kiwi" Putt $6,191 AU$9,800
41st David Gorr $5,307 AU$8,400
42nd Minh Hau Nguyen $5,307 AU$8,400
43rd John Mendel $5,307 AU$8,400
44th Zhi Hong Ma $5,307 AU$8,400
45th David Kim $5,307 AU$8,400
46th Robert Bechara $5,307 AU$8,400
47th David Lee $5,307 AU$8,400
48th Jimmy Wong $5,307 AU$8,400