Mike McGough wins Event #6 of Ante Up World Championship

July 26, 2017, Scott Long  

Mike McGough has won Event #6 of the Ante Up World Championship at Thunder Valley Casino Resort in Lincoln, Calif., after a two-way deal.

McGough of Mather, Calif., earned $3,796 and a seat in the $400 Ante Up Head to Head Championship in the $160 buy-in No-Limit Hold'em Changeup event, which drew 115 entries. The event started nine-handed, but switched to a shootout format when it was 24-handed. The winner of each of those tables played a four-player heads-up bracket for the title.

For more information on this Ante Up Poker Tour series, which runs through Aug. 6, please visit our event webpage.

ANTE UP WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP
Thunder Valley Casino Resort - Lincoln, Calif.
EVENT #6 - No-Limit Hold'em Changeup
Buy-in:
$160
Entries: 115
Prize Pool: $14,950
Place Payout Points Bonus
1 Mike McGough Mather, CA $3,796 112
2 David Reilly Palo Alto, CA $3,296 90 10
3 Gary Tanko Lincoln, CA $1,237 68 10
3 Frederic Soria Lincoln, CA $1,237 68
5 Henry Quitoriano Stockton, CA $655 48
5 Jeffrey Resch Paradise, CA $655 48
5 James Kilgore Fairfield, CA $655 48
5 Mason Rosenberg Reno, NV $655 48 20
9 Marty Gorenc Reno, NV $400 31
9 Joga Sahota Yuba City, CA $400 31
9 Hiram Epps Vacaville, CA $400 31 10
9 Christopher Penfield Fairfield, CA $400 31
13 Jeff Sardella Auburn< CA $291 23
13 Daniel Garza San Antonio, TX $291 23
13 Denver Saunders Elk Grove, CA $291 23
13 Bohao Zhu Sacramento, CA $291 23 10