Aussie Millions 2017: Shurane Vijayaram Wins $1.6M from $130 Buy in

Poker Master | February 1st, 2017 | News And Events

Aussie Millions Tournament 2017

The Aussie Millions 2017 final event was filled with excitement when Melbourne’s rookie poker player Shurane Vijayaram turned his $130 into a whopping $1.6M! Vijayaram found his way to the $10,600 final event by taking part in a $130 rebuy satellite tourney. He had to face and compete against some of the big fishes in the poker world to earn the Aussie Millions Poker Championship title 2017.

The victory of Shurane Viajayaram has increased the hopes of rookie poker players around the world. This is good news for the poker enthusiasts worldwide who play poker online and take part in online tourneys. He has proved that by bold moves and focus, one can easily overpower any opponent. It is amazing to note that Vijayaram has beat a field of 724, which includes Ben Heath from UK and other top poker players around the world.

“I’ve always just tried to play cards and relax, it’s only a game,” said Viajayaram after the win. This is a great lesson to learn from the winner as to being calm while playing. The British poker professional Ben Heath came in second position earning $1 Million. Below is the POY points awarded to the players in the final table.

 # Position Earnings (AUD)
1 Shurane Vijayaram $1,600,000
2 Ben Heath $1,000,000
3 Tobias Hausen $620,000
4 Jeff Rossiter $440,000
5 Fedor Holz $335,000
6 David Olson $270,000
7 Luke Roberts $210,000


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