The blinds were high in the end, but a deserved winner was found in Nick & Effie Bouyioukos. After an exciting and emotionally-charged heads-up battle this husband and wife team embraced in delight at capturing the AU$31,500 and title.
Congratulations to Nick & Effie Bouyioukos for your win in Event #15: No Limit Hold'em Teams Event.
Join us again tomorrow as the 2009 Aussie Millions rounds the corner and into the home straight with the final table of the $10k H.O.R.S.E event, Turbo No Limit Hold'em event and highly anticipated AU$1 million cash game.
With his tournament life on the line Peter Aristidou has doubled through with against the of Effie Bouyioukos. The board ran out to ship the pot Aristidou's way and leave the stacks virtually dead even at 220,000 a piece.
Team Bouyioukos have doubled back through multiple times to drag the tournament back to almost even. Like a prize fighter up off the mat, they are throwing everything they can into staying alive in this tournament.
Of course in any tournament you need a little bit of luck too. In one such hand Effie Bouyioukos, still short stacked at that stage, moved in with and was called by Peter Aristidou with .
Aristidou's commanding position would last till the river. The flop of completely missed Bouyioukos, as did the turn. However the river was just what she needed to double through and keep the tournament alive.
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