Event 13 Beau Main Event No Limit Hold 'em Restart Slated for 1 p.m. 

09 September 2019

BILOXI, Miss. (Sept. 16, 2019) – Beau Rivage Resort & Casino proudly presents the 12th Annual Gulf Coast Poker Championship Event 8 through Event 10 results. Event 8, a $50,000 Guaranteed Monster $360 Buy-In winner, Antony Vidmer from Nashville, Ala. beat out 384 entrants to bring home $19,034 of the $111,650 total prize pool.

Event 9 hosted 111 entrants for a One Day No Limit Hold ‘em $300 Buy-In repeat winner Matthew Silva, took first and $5,859 of the $26,307 total prize pool. Event 10 a Limit Omaha 8 or Better $300 Buy-In attracted 64 entrants including the Mississippi native winner, Brent Siebenkittel from Carriere. Siebenkittel won $2,463 of the $15,168 total prize pool. Event 11, 8-Max No Limit Hold’em $300 Buy-In commenced with 158 entrants and Phillip Walsh of Ridgeland, MS emerged in first place and $6,991 of the $37,446 prize pool. 

The Gulf Coast Poker Championship has a unique tournament format designed to offer multiple day events. Registration begins at 6 p.m. on Sept. 5, and will continue daily from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. 

Event 1 $300,000 Guaranteed

Greg Peoples

Hoover, AL


Event 2 One Day No Limit Hold ‘Em

Tony Dobyns

Porter, TX


Event 3 Big O

Chase Smith

Savannah, TN


Event 4 Heads Up No Limit

Matthew Silva

Lakewood Ranch, FL


Event 5 One Day No Limit Hold’em

Chris Stevens

Gautier, MS


Event 6 Seniors No Limit Hold’em

Felix Legasse

Auburn, AL


Event 7 Pot Limit Omaha

Jeremy Tinsley

Nederland, TX


Event 8 $50,000 Guaranteed Monster

Antony Vidmer

Nashville, AL


Event 9 One Day No Limit Hold’em

Matthew Silva

Lakewood Ranch, FL


Event 10 Limit Omaha 8 or Better

Brent Siebenkittel

Carriere, MS


Event 11 8-Max No Limit Hold’em

Phillip Walsh

Ridgeland, MS



Poker players can play and stay with a special $69 weekday and $119 weekend hotel rate. For tournament schedule, visit www.beaurivage.com.  For reservations, call 1-888-567-6667.



Already known as the crown jewel of the Gulf Coast, Beau Rivage Resort & Casino continues to raise the bar. Named one of the “South’s Best Resorts” by Southern Living, MGM Resorts International’s AAA Four Diamond beachfront resort features 1,740 elegantly appointed guest rooms and suites, nine restaurants, exciting nightlife and an 85,000-square-foot gaming area including TAP Book Bar & Bistreaux, Mississippi’s full-service sports betting and entertainment destination. The resort also offers live entertainment in its 1,550-seat theatre, an upscale shopping promenade, a world-class spa & salon and Fallen Oak, a Tom Fazio-designed championship golf course. For more information and reservations, call (888) 567-6667 or visit www.beaurivage.com.

CONTACT: Mary Cracchiolo Spain, Beau Rivage Resort & Casino, 228-386-7134, mspain@mgmresorts.com