2015 Aussie Millions $250,000 Challenge - 31 January 2015
Melbourne, Australia. Saturday 31 January 2015. The poker world will be transfixed on Crown Melbourne on Sunday 1 February 2015, as the Aussie Millions hosts the highly anticipated ‘LK Boutique - $250,000 Challenge’.
The ‘LK Boutique -$250,000 Challenge’ features prominently on the schedule, after Crown hosted the largest buy-in poker tournament ever seen at that time (2011), which saw an astounding 20 players entering the ‘$250,000 Super High Roller Event’, creating a prize-pool of AUD$5,000,000.
Crown Melbourne’s Director of Poker, Jim Preston said today “Crown works tirelessly to assemble the best of the best to play in events such as this Super High Roller event - the ‘LK Boutique - $250,000 Challenge’.”
Players confirmed to attend include Dan Smith, Doug Polk, Erik Seidel, Fabian Quoss, Dani Stern, Mike McDonald, Patrick Antonius, Paul Newey, Phil Ivey, Phillip Gruissem, Richard Yong, Scott Seiver, Sorel Mizzi, Stanley Choi, Tobias Reinkemeier, Tony Bloom, and a number of online pro’s have also expressed an interest.
Crown’s Aussie Millions has rapidly become a high-stakes tournament destination for the elite, with Crown providing the world’s top players with a high-stakes playground, unrivalled anywhere else in the world.
Day 1 will see the players convene in Crown’s Poker Room, where from 2:30pm the action will commence. The ‘LK Boutique - $250,000 Challenge’ will also feature unlimited re-entries while registration is open (until the start of day 2) There are not many players on the planet who would even consider a rebuy in an event of this magnitude but there are some, and they will all be there for this event.
Day 2 will feature the ‘Final Table’ of the event. This will be filmed in Exhibition Hall, the official Aussie Millions Film Studio located in Crown Conference Centre, and if it is anything like the 2014 Final Table, expect nothing but the best.
Event: 2015 Aussie Millions Poker Championship. Event Number 21: ‘LK Boutique - $250,000 Challenge’
Date - Day 1: Sunday 1 February 2015 at 2:30pm. Crown Poker Room
Date - Day 2:Monday 2 February 2015 at 2:30pm. Exhibition Hall, Aussie Millions Film Studio
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