PCA 2013: Grant Levy takes down the $5,300 six-max

Grant Levy may not be known well by the poker community at large but down under (that's in Australia) he's a pretty big deal. Levy won the APPT Sydney Main Event in 2007 for A$1,000,000 (around $875,000) and followed that up with the ANZPT Perth title in 2011 for A$131,500 (around $130,000).

This is Levy's second cash of the festival series. He finished fifth in another $5k event for $56,710 which helped him to a career live tournament total winnings of $1,727,892. You can add $78,940 and another first place to that.

PCA 2013 event #34
Date: 13 January
Buy-in: $5,300
Game: NLHE six-handed
Players: 44
Prize pool: $213,400

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Grant Levy

1. Grant Levy, Australia, $78,940
2. Aubin Cazals, France, $51,220
3. Antonio Lafosse, Peru, $29,880
4. Konstantin Puchkov, Russia, $21,340
5. Nicolas Levi, France, $17,080
6. Andrey Zaichenko, Russia, $14,940

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