January is typically one of the best months of the year to visit the land Down Under. With the Aussie Open tennis championships taking place in Melbourne every year, they have been joined by the ATP Cup in the past week. For poker players, the lure of the Aussie Millions
Sean Winter limped in from the small blind and partypoker pro Jason Koon raised to 70,000 in the big blind. The flop landed [6dThQc] and Winter checked to Koon who continued for 110,000. Winter called and the turn fell the [4s]. Winter checked, Koon bet 275,000, and Winter called. The river fell the
Sean Winter limped in from the small blind and Jason Koon checked his option. The flop landed [4hJhQd] and Winter checked. Koon bet 16,000 and Winter called before both players checked down the [Qs] and [Kd]. Winter tabled his [JcTs], and Koon mucked.
Wai Kin Yong raised to 13,000 from under the gun and Sean Winter three-bet next to act to 39,000. Yong called, and the [3h4sQs6s5d] board checked through to the river. Yong tabled his [AsKd], and Winter mucked.
Sean Winter raised to 5,000 in the cutoff and Orpen Kisacikoglu three-bet to 17,000 on the button. From the big blind, partypoker pro Jason Koon cold four-bet to 50,000. Winter folded, but Kisacikoglu called before both players checked the [Qd9d2s] flop. The turn landed the [2h] and Koon checked. Kisacikoglu bet 35,000
On a final board of [9s2c3h5c5h] with around 45,000 in the middle, Sean Winter checked from middle position to Orpen Kisacikoglu in the cutoff. Kisacikoglu bet out 28,000, and Winter responded with a check-raise to 355,000. Kisacikoglu called all in for his 265,000 total and tabled his [5s5d] for quads. Winter nodded
Stephen Chidwick raised to 20,000 in the cutoff and Alex Foxen called on the button. Ali Imsirovic called in the small blind, and Sean Winter three-bet to 135,000 from the big blind. Chidwick and Foxen folded, buy Imsirovic announced he was all in in. Winter called for his remaining 4,000. Winter: [9d9s] Imsirovic:
Sean Winter raised to 12,000 from under the gun and both Kahle Burns and Ali Imsirovic called from the hijack and big blind respectively. The flop landed [JsTs9s] and both Imsirovic and Winter checked to Burns who bet 13,000. Imsirovic and Winter folded, and Burns collected the pot.