The Aussie Millions still has events after the main event for some reason, and the results from the Head’s-Up event, Team event and Short Table event are in. The $5000 Heads-Up was won by Jeff Garza of Norfolk, MA. He won an even $100K AUS after taking down Masaaki Kagawa of Japan. Kagawa won $60K AUS for being runner-up. They outlasted red-hot Roy “The Oracle” Winston, who is coming off of two WPT wins last fall.
The $145,800 AUS first prize for the $2000 Short Table event was won by Felix Berglund of Sweden. He was able to outlast Canadian Joe Le who won $89,910 for second place.
The Teams event was dominated by Aussies who took down the top four money spots. Alex Williamson and Ross Stewart won $29,925 each, and the title. In second place were Steven Gilmore and Justin Watson, each earning $17,100 AUS.
The World Poker Tour has created a new league for the female players on tour which will be called the World Poker Tour Ladies (WPTL). The tour will have five events on the season, with buy-ins ranging from $300 to $1,500 plus entry fee. Cities and casinos included on tour are:
Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa – Atlantic City, NJ
The last date at the Bellagio will be the $1500 championship, running from April 13-14, 2008. The event will be broadcast on the Game Show Network where the WPT has found a new home. The WPTL …