John Thompson played brilliantly at the final table and won the Sydney Championships Event 2018 at the Star Poker Room. Well, it was not the first victory for the poker champion as he has also won the title “Gentleman John” because of his friendly nature. The 2nd and the final day of the event started with 28 contenders fighting it out for the title and the huge prize money. Andy Lee entered the event in the chip lead with John Thompson and tried to kick off the action with one of smaller stacks. The final table started when Dean Boskovic was eliminated by Glen Pollett in 10th place.