DOUBLEDAVE22 Wins $279,044 in UBOC Championship Event
Online poker site UB.com wrapped its 12-day UBOC schedule yesterday in super exciting style, welcoming 1,307 players to the UBOC Championship $1,000+50 buy-in event hosted by legend of the game, Phil Hellmuth. With a $1,307,000 prize pool on the table, the battle for the Championship title promised to be fierce from the get go, and proved a fitting finale to this year’s UBOC online series, UB’s most impressive and richest tournament line-up in the online poker site’s 10-year history.
"This years UBOC brought me out in full force. I played in almost every event, cashed four times, and had two top nine finishes,” stated Phil Hellmuth. “What a way to end the best online championship poker series ever. UBOC 4’s final $1 million Guaranteed paid out over $1.3 million and the tournament was unbelievably gripping, just like every single second of the 18-event series. It’s going to be tough to top this.”
The UBOC Championship No Limit Hold ‘em event kicked off on Sunday, January 31st at . A long 12 hours and 43 minutes after the first shuffle-up-and-deal was called, online poker player DOUBLEDAVE22 topped off his impressive chip stack and claimed the UBOC Championship title after his Full house held up against SUPERMODL’s two-pair. A total of 135 players finished in the Main Event money, including third place finisher BS0228, who earned $115,016.00, and fourth placed WAWA711 for $83,648.00.