Event Will Conclude on January 30th

Published on January 25th, 2016 12:28 pm EST

From his TV studio the King reports on the latest news from the Aussie Millions poker tournament, while drinking coffee from a golden mug.All eyes in the poker world are on the $100,000 Challenge at the 2016 Aussie Millions tournament series, which concluded its first day of play a few hours ago.

The final table of the event is now set and looks like this:

Ben Tollerene, 1,522,000
Connor Drinan, 943,000
Jason Mercier, 508,000
Fabian Quoss, 478,000
Sam Greenwood, 458,000
Fedor Holz, 192,000

All six players are guaranteed a payout of at least $281,260 AUD, with the eventual winner of the event taking home $1,446,480 AUD. The tournament ended up attracting a total of 41 entries (30 unique and 11 re-entries), which ended up creating a total prize pool of $4,018,000 AUD.


The final table, which is set to take place on Saturday, January 30th, features some of the very finest poker players in the world.

Ben Tollerene, aka "Ben86", is viewed by many as one of the top online cash game players in the world and is looking to make his first big splash in a "live" event.

Fedor Holz, who has over $7 million in total lifetime live tournament cashes, is in the midst of an incredible hot streak that includes wins in the Triton Super High Roller Series in the Philippines and the $100k WPT Alpha8 event in Las Vegas.

Jason Mercier is a three-time WSOP bracelet winner, while Connor Drinan and Fabian Quoss both have more than $7 million in lifetime tournament cashes.

This should be a superb final table.


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