CARLSSON WINS IN PERTH
Mat Carlsson was crowned Australia New Zealand Poker Tour Perth main event champion this weekend, defeating Anthony Marenko heads-up over an eight hour final table in Western Australia. Carlsson becomes the third ANZPT Perth winner, following Tony Hachem and Grant Levy, earning the title, trophy and a first prize of AUD$78,275.
Marenko finished as runner-up with Anthony Aston in third place, making it back to back third place finishers for Aston on the ANZPT, and taking him to top spot in the Player of the Year contest.
The tour now heads to Queenstown in New Zealand for the Snowfest leg of the fourth season in July. Details of that, and of the entire main event in Perth, can be found on the ANZPT website.