Christian Francia wins Main Event of Ante Up Poker Tour at Golden Nugget Las Vegas

July 06, 2015, Scott Long  

Christian Francia has won the Main Event of the Ante Up Poker Tour series at Golden Nugget Las Vegas.

Francia of Bayonne, N.J., earned $89,298, a seat in the Ante Up World Championship Main Event, a personalized Tour champion's jacket and will appear on the cover of the August issue of Ante Up Magazine for his victory in the $560 buy-in event, which drew 1,330 entries.

Full coverage of the entire series will appear in the August issue of Ante Up Magazine.

PLACE LAST NAME FIRST NAME HOMETOWN HOMETOWN PRIZE
1 FRANCIA CHRISTIAN BAYONNE NEW JERSEY $89,298
2 TEVES RYAN HUNTINGTN BCH CALIFORNIA $65,197
3 MARMOL WELTHER PROVIDENCE RHODE ISLAND $64,163
4 QUARENTA WALTER ARGENTINA $49,033
5 DRAGIC MILAN CARY NORTH CAROLINA $48,770
6 TRAN THEOBALD SCHNECKSVILLE PENNSYLVANIA $23,826
7 ALAMEDDINE ZIAD NEW YORK NEW YORK $18,553
8 LI KONG EL PASO TEXAS $14,616
9 LACTAOEN JON LAS VEGAS NEVADA $11,650
10 LACHMAN JOSHUA HUNTINGTON BEACH CALIFORNIA $9,389
11 NONG MITCHELL SANTA ANA CALIFORNIA $9,389
12 DEWALD PAUL LITTLETON COLORADO $9,389
13 TAYLOR STUART WESTMOUNT ENGLAND $7,654
14 RODRIGUEZ PEDRO N LAS VEGAS NEVADA $7,654
15 IOANNOU SAM NSW AUSTRALIA $7,654
16 RUTHERFORD RYAN LAS VEGAS NEVADA $6,310
17 SMITH BENJAMIN FORT WAYNE INDIANA $6,310
18 GRIMAU JULIO DON TORCUATO ARGENTINA $6,310
19 MCCULLOUGH SCOTT LAS VEGAS NEVADA $5,260
20 BRISKI ALEX PAGO PAGO American Samoa $5,260
21 BIELAN JUDITH BAYONNE NEW JERSEY $5,260
22 THOMAS TPAVELL ONCH ARK NEW YORK $4,428
23 CARRHILL JOSEPH BRIGHTON ENGLAND $4,428
24 WHEELER JAMES HUNTINGTON WISCONSIN $4,428
25 TESFALIDET MESGANA TULSA OKLAHOMA $3,770
26 STJERNVANG HELGE KOLSAAS NORWAY $3,770
27 GOOCH JASON LAKEVIEW TEXAS $3,770
28 GUTFREUND DAVID CHICAGO ILLINOIS $3,245
29 BUTLER ASHLY MOBILE ALABAMA $3,245
30 WALTERS NICOLAS MANHATTAN NEW YORK $3,245
31 EVANS PAUL MOUNT SHASTA CALIFORNIA $2,819
32 HUGHES MARK VANCOUVER BC $2,819
33 POPATIA AZIM SCARBOROUGH ON $2,819
34 SICA THOMAS LOS ANGELES CALIFORNIA $2,480
35 BHARGAVA MANISH LOS ALTOS CALIFORNIA $2,480
36 CONRAD CHRISTOPHER PEACHTREE CITY GEORGIA $2,480
37 SLAUBAUGH SHAWN RUGBY NORTH DAKOTA $2,201
38 SCARPULLA JOHN SAN ANTONIO TEXAS $2,201
39 SASEK MILAN LAS VEGAS NEVADA $2,201
40 BOYD STEVEN LAS VEGAS NEVADA $2,201
41 DIAMOND LYLE BR K NEW JERSEY $2,201
42 NICCOLSON WILLIAM LAS VEGAS NEVADA $2,201
43 ALBA PETER LAS VEGAS NEVADA $2,201
44 MCGINNITY RONALD QUINCY MASSACHUSETTS $2,201
45 SNIDER VICTOR ENCINO CALIFORNIA $2,201
46 HODGE KAREN NOBLESVILLE INDIANA $1,975
47 FELDMAN DAVID LAS VEGAS NEVADA $1,975
48 MCEUEN JESSE AKRON OHIO $1,975
49 BLEIWAS STEVEN THORNHILL ON $1,975
50 GINSBACH JASON LAS VEGAS NEVADA $1,975
51 RUBINBERG ANDREW CHICAGO ILLINOIS $1,975
52 KIRCHHOFF BRIAN HENDERSON NEVADA $1,975
53 ROPSTAD VEGARD OSLO NORWAY $1,975
54 MARCZYNSKI JENNY TAMPA FLORIDA $1,975
55 CHAN GARY ARCADIA CALIFORNIA $1,788
56 AN DUSTIN MILL CREEK WASHINGTON $1,788
57 RUNGE GLEN LAS VEGAS NEVADA $1,788
58 VIDMER ANTONY FRANKLIN TENNESSEE $1,788
59 BERG FRODE DRAMMEN NORWAY $1,788
60 LEOSMALDONADO ROBERTO $1,788
61 FARMER JOHN TALENT OREGON $1,788
62 NGUYEN WILLIAM HOUSTON TEXAS $1,788
63 TRAN HIEU PHILADELPHIA PENNSYLVANIA $1,788
64 GORE RICHARD MANHATTAN NEW YORK $1,635
65 GERNENZ WILLIAM PLAINFIELD ILLINOIS $1,635
66 SHIAO PERRY PEMBROKE PINES FLORIDA $1,635
67 RODRIGUEZ MARK SAN ANTONIO TEXAS $1,635
68 MOUSSA JEAN BROOKLYN NEW YORK $1,635
69 SCHAFF AARON EAST BRUNSWICK NEW JERSEY $1,635
70 URBAN DAVID TREBISOV SLOVAKIA $1,635
71 VACCARO LEE LAGUNA BEACH CALIFORNIA $1,635
72 LEONG WILLIAM HONOLULU HAWAII $1,635
73 SARGENT BARBARA FORT WORTH TEXAS $1,502
74 SKLAR RANDAL PEABODY MASSACHUSETTS $1,502
75 GARCIA MIGUEL PARAMOUNT CALIFORNIA $1,502
76 KOZIK ROBERT CHICAGO ILLINOIS $1,502
77 HISLOP C OTTAWA ON $1,502
78 STOUT BENJAMIN GREENSBORO NORTH CAROLINA $1,502
79 SAMBORSKAYA EKATERINA RUSSIA $1,502
80 GONZALES CHARLES LOS ALAMOS CALIFORNIA $1,502
81 KELSO BLAKE LAS VEGAS NEVADA $1,502
82 YOUNG IZAKRON LAS VEGAS NEVADA $1,383
83 LUSHIN JAMES WESTFIELD INDIANA $1,383
84 LIU ERIC HENDERSON NEVADA $1,383
85 STEFUREAC DEREK LAS VEGAS NEVADA $1,383
86 BLESI THOMAS OLD SNOWMASS COLORADO $1,383
87 CHRISTY CHRISTOPHER PARK RIDGE ILLINOIS $1,383
88 BUENOMONTEIRO FABIO ITAPETINGA BRAZIL $1,383
89 SAITO JUN SAITAMA JAPAN $1,383
90 REASON BENJAMIN WHITEHOUSE TEXAS $1,383
91 MOLSON WILLIAM MONTREAL CANADA $1,270
92 ALEXANDER MATTHEW MINNEAPOLIS MINNESOTA $1,270
93 RADLEY SHAWN DORCHESTER MASSACHUSETTS $1,270
94 INAMDAR PRASAD SAN FRANCISCO CALIFORNIA $1,270
95 HARAN ALEXANDER LAS VEGAS NEVADA $1,270
96 GADA UBAID $1,270
97 CASSSELL PRINCE CORONA CALIFORNIA $1,270
98 MARINO ROBERT NEW ROCHELLE NEW YORK $1,270
99 NARDI ANTHONY VERONA WISCONSIN $1,270
100 SCHOOLEY CAROLYN CASA GRANDE ARIZONA $1,170
101 RICCIARDI DOMINIC LAS VEGAS NEVADA $1,170
102 KELSO BEVERLY BRONTE TEXAS $1,170
103 HAUGEN OLAV OSLO NORWAY $1,170
104 LANG ADA TOMBALL TEXAS $1,170
105 BIERMAN STEPHEN NEW ORLEANS LOUISIANA $1,170
106 LADEN PAUL LAKEWOOD NEW JERSEY $1,170
107 MCCOLGAN KEVIN DOUGLASSVILLE PENNSYLVANIA $1,170
108 BOROS DANIEL VERESEGYHAZ IRELAND $1,170
109 AVILA MANUEL MEDWAY MASSACHUSETTS $1,077
110 ADAMO MIKE TORONTO ON $1,077
111 CHOCKALINGAM KRISHAN MOUNTAIN VIEW CALIFORNIA $1,077
112 STULTS JASON LAS VEGAS NEVADA $1,077
113 PANZERI JACOB BOISE IDAHO $1,077
114 SILVA JOSHUA LOWELL MASSACHUSETTS $1,077
115 MATEU MIGUEL LAS VEGAS NEVADA $1,077
116 GRAHAM RUTH DENVER COLORADO $1,077
117 ANTHONY LUCAS WYLIE TEXAS $1,077
118 GRUBBS ADAM $990
119 BILLINGS LAUREN LAS VEGAS NEVADA $990
120 MACKENZIE ANDREW LAS VEGAS NEVADA $990
121 SEWELL MICHAEL KINGSTOWN NORTH CAROLINA $990
122 EDOC LESTER PHILIPPINES $990
123 SAJWANI HUSSIAN CHICAGO ILLINOIS $990
124 VANHOOSE ROBERT SURPRISE ARIZONA $990
125 BRYAN TIMOTHY FORT LAUDERDALE FLORIDA $990
126 TRAN KEVIN CENTER VALLEY PENNSYLVANIA $990
127 HEDERER RAY HAUULA HAWAII $990
128 Bublitz Anthony AURORA COLORADO $990
129 BUSACCA SALVATORE COLTS NECK NEW JERSEY $990
130 JORDAN PFIZER ZION ILLINOIS $990
131 ROUSE ADAM LONGWOOD FLORIDA $990
132 DVOSIS GENNADIY BELLEVUE WASHINGTON $990
133 PETIT DENARD LAS VEGAS NEVADA $990
134 HARTNER BRIAN DENVER COLORADO $990
135 ROBERTS DARLY INDIANAPOLIS INDIANA $990
Total $665,000