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REDS COMMUNITY FUND CELEBRITY POKER TOURNAMENT

2018 PRESTIGE AUDIO VISUAL & CREATIVE SERVICES RICK STEINER CELEBRITY POKER TOURNAMENT PRESENTED BY ASHLEE FENCE

Texas Hold 'Em Style Event - Guaranteed $11,000 First Prize!

The 13th Annual Rick Steiner Celebrity Poker Tournament was held on Saturday, December 1, 2018, in the Grand Ballroom on the third floor at the Duke Energy Convention Center. The doors opened at 3 p.m. for registration and side games, and the tournament began at 4 p.m.

Each table of 10 featured a current or former Reds player, coach, broadcaster, or other local celebrity. Plus, if a poker player knocked a celebrity out of the tournament, they received the autographed jersey off their back!

At the 2018 event, Jimmy Thoroughman of Maysville, Kentucky, outlasted 620 poker players to win the 13th Annual Rick Steiner Poker Tournament and the $11,000 first place prize. Reds Alum Tom Browning finished in 80th place while FOX 19's Jessica Brown came in 75th.

The event capped off another successful FOX Sports Ohio Redsfest presented by PNC Bank for the Reds Community Fund.

The date for 2019 celebrity poker tournament is Saturday, December 7. Registration for this event will open in July 2019.

For more information about the Celebrity Poker Tournament, please contact
Sara Ingram at singram@reds.com or (513) 765-7240.