Cypress Bayou Casino Hotel in Charenton, La., has scheduled five satellites for the Ante Up Poker Tour World Championship.
Satellites with $125 buy-ins will be March 23, April 20, May 11 and May 25. Winner of each earns seven nights all-inclusive accommodations for two, $750 resort credit, one main-event entry and $2,000 for airfare.
On June 15, there will be a freeroll for the 90 players who have logged the most cash-game hours (80 hours minimum) between Jan. 1 and June 14. The winner of the freeroll earns seven nights all-inclusive accommodations for two, $750 resort credit, one main-event entry and $2,000 for airfare. In addition, players will earn points for participating in all five tournaments, with the top three point-earners winning additional cash.
The Ante Up Poker Tour World Championship will be July 28-Aug. 3 at the all-inclusive Hard Rock Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic. The series features 14 events with buy-ins starting at $115, culminating with a $1,100 main event, the champion of which will be featured on the cover of the September issue of Ante Up Magazine.