Annette Makes Waves At Aussie Millions
January 22, 2022

Annette Obrestad, already one of the top three winningest women in poker, this week claimed yet another title, when she took down event #4 of the 2010 Aussie Millions.

This win in the $1,100 buy-in, Pot-Limit Omaha event, earned Annette $40,000 and officially made her the first women ever to be crowned as an Aussie Millions Champion.

To earn what also would be her first major live Omaha title, "Annette_15," had to outlast a total field of 160 players and survive a tough final table that held among others, professional players Tony Bloom and Emad Tahtouh.

The final table finish positions for the 2010 Aussie Millions $1,100 buy-in, Pot Limit Omaha event were as follows:

1st.  Annette Obrestad- $40,000

2nd.  Billy Seri- $31,200

3rd.  Ryan Gutch- $22,800

4th.  Oliver Gill- $17,600

5th. Con Angelakis-  $11,200

6th.  Emad Tahtouh- $8,800

7th.  Paul Taylor- $6,400

8th.  Tony Bloom- $4,800

9th.  Michael Sampieri- $3,200

For more information on the 2010 Aussie Millions, including tournament updates, chip counts and photos visit

Story by Mark Anderson

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