Thomas Samuel wins Ante Up World Championship Event #8


Thomas Samuel of Sacramento, Calif., was the chipleader when a deal was reached to end Event #8 of the Ante Up World Championship – $180 Ante Up World Limit Omaha/8 Championship – at Thunder Valley Casino Resort in Lincoln, Calif.

Samuel earned $3,112 and Brian Ingram of Sacramento earned $3,111 in the 83-player field.

Event #8 – $180 Ante Up World Limit Omaha/8 Championship
Entries: 83, Prize Pool: $12,450

1st: Thomas Samuel, Sacramento, CA, $3,112
2nd: Brian Ingram, Sacramento, CA, $3,111
3rd: Brendon Thomas, Loomis, CA, $1,681
4th: Kyle Bunn, Marysville, CA, $1,183
5th: Russell Tweed, Nevada City, CA., $872
6th: Ryan Caskey, Houston, TX, $747
7th: Richard Phelps, $623
8th: Matt Simpson, Carmichael, CA, $498
9th: Philip Hawkins, Auburn, CA, $374
10th: Mohammad Dirsiye, Sacramento, CA, $249