Cypress Bayou to hold five Ante Up Poker Tour World Championship satellites

March 19, 2013, Scott Long  

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.