Tournaments in Mid-Atlantic region thriving



The Crown Royal Poker Room at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino will host a $20K guarantee tournament with a $200 buy-in for 7,500 chips on Dec. 9 at 7 p.m.

• Every Sunday during the NFL season Delaware Park Hotel and Casino will hold a 9 a.m. freeroll limited to the first 100 players as 20 winners receive a seat into that day’s noon tournament. Registration for the freeroll begins at 6 a.m. (and has been filling up by 8).

Also on Sundays during NFL season, players earn entries for a chance to win tickets to an Eagles or Ravens game. During live play, active players receive entries on the hour from 6 a.m. until 8 p.m. Tournament players receive a ticket for each tournament entry (except the 10 p.m.). The tickets will be drawn during halftime of the Sunday night football game.

In Southern Maryland, charity events are going strong, including a larger variety of games. A list of most of the tournaments can be found at

— Michael Young is the Ante Up Ambassador for the Mid-Atlantic area. Email him at

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