Jim D’Orso of Roseville, Calif., has won Event #7 ($125 No-Limit Hold’em) of the Ante Up World Championship at the Hard Rock Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic.
D’Orso, who won his way to the event via a satellite at Thunder Valley Casino Resort in Lincoln, Calif., got title and the best of a four-way chop, with Vic Sabo of Lakeport, Fla., getting slightly more than third and fourth. First place before the deal was $1,920.
Gerald Landy of Jeanerette, La., who won his way to the event via a satellite at Cypress Bayou Casino Hotel in Charenton, La., was also part of the four-way deal.
ANTE UP WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP
Event #7 – No-Limit Hold’em
48 entries – $125 buy-in
1. Jim D’Orso, Roseville, Calif., $1,460
2. Vic Sabo, Lakeport, Fla., $1,100
3t. Gerald Landry, Jeanerette, La., $1,000
3t. Noel Henriquez, Dominican Republic, $1,000
5. Gerard Donaghy, Jupiter, Fla., $240