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Daily Majors: Abhimanyu Mittal, Anurag Srivastava, Sujith Kumar, Prince Singh & Gokul Raj Dominated the Tuesday MTTs

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  • Arpit Jain June 2, 2021
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Who says Tuesdays can’t be action-packed?! Day 1 of PokerStars India’s 15-day-long Summer Series set the stage for a blockbuster day of tournament action with 11 events on the schedule.

Abhimanyu Mittal emerged as the day`s top scorer with 5.75 Lakhs in total winnings. And he won all of that through two runner-up finishes – both in flagship tournaments.

> 2nd in Spartan Poker’s Mega Stack (Millionaire Bubble) for 3.30 Lakhs

> 2nd in Adda52’s The Mint for 2.45 Lakhs

Anurag Srivastava, Sujith Kumar, Prince Singh, PokerGuru Ambassador Gokul Raj, and Bharath ‘hzgod’ Kumar were the other standout winners.

Here`s a full-blown recap of the Tuesday tournaments.

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Spartan Poker

Spartan Poker`s Tuesday headliner, the 3,300 entry buy-in 20 Lakhs GTD Mega Stack (Millionaire Bubble), like the Monday marquees the day before, ran with a slightly reduced guarantee. Despite that, the 8 PM flagship outdid its last week’s run as 755 contestants collected a whopping 22.65 Lakhs prize pool.

Sujith ‘dancingshrimp’ Kumar championed the tourney to win a personal-best 3.82 Lakhs after striking a heads-up deal with Abhimanyu ‘ IshqBector’ Mittal (runner-up for 3.30 Lakhs).

Sujith Kumar
Sujith Kumar


Abhimanyu Mittal pulled off a stunning Tuesday night run with two runner-up finishes, netting a personal-best 5.75 Lakhs overall. He also finished runner-up in Adda52’s The Mint for 2.45 Lakhs to become the day`s top scorer.

Abhimanyu Mittal
Abhimanyu Mittal


PokerGuru Ambassador Gokul ‘Super Kings’ Raj was another MTT reg who made it on Tuesday`s top winners’ list. He FT-ed two tourneys, raking in almost 3 Lakhs overall.

Gokul Raj
Gokul Raj


> 3rd in Spartan Poker’s Mega Stack (Millionaire Bubble) for 1.97 Lakhs

> 4th in PokerBaazi`s The Endeavour for 1 Lakh

The former Millionaire champion Devrat ‘Leonidas1’ Singh money-bubbled the Mega Stack in 72nd place to win a free seat into ‘The Millionaire’ – Day 1A on Thursday.

Devrat Singh
Devrat Singh


Spartan Poker`s second Tuesday marquee, the 7.5 Lakhs GTD The Race, didn`t do too bad either, with a turnout of 637 runners collecting a prize pool worth 9.55 Lakhs. The 9:30 PM tourney went on until 5:18 AM, and the top 55 places breached the money line. The mystery user ‘avi098x’ came out on top to win a personal-best (on Spartan Poker) 1.85 Lakhs. ‘furiosa12’ came second for 1.18 Lakhs.


PokerStars India

PokerStars India’s Summer Series has sent the June temperatures soaring for MTT players. In its first-ever outing in India, the Summer Series makes a 15-day-long run with 129 events and over ₹4.80 Crores in guaranteed prizes.

Day 1 of the series had 11 Summer Series branded events on tap. The featured tourney of the day, the 10 Lakhs GTD Summer Series-06 Sixth Sense, registered a guarantee-crushing 339 contenders who signed up for 3,300. Bharath ‘hzgod’ Kumar outran the competition to win 1.91 Lakhs, his second-best recorded finish on the site. The most recent Sunday Superstack champion, Aditya ‘ukid767’ Singh, placed runner-up for 1.39 Lakhs.

Bharath Kumar
Bharath Kumar


The other Tuesday marquee, the 5 Lakhs GTD Summer Series – 08 Uppercut Mini, clocked in 231 entries, and 24 places got paid from the 5.77 Lakhs prize pool. After making two FT’s this past week, Anmol ‘freak_weird0’ Agarwal finally clinched the title and a personal-best (on PokerStars India) 1.16 Lakhs (includes 66,943 in bounties). PokerGuru Ambassador Rony ‘GoGetters1’ Chowdhury placed runner-up for 73,359 (includes 23,936 in bounties).

Anmol Agarwal
Anmol Agarwal


‘Poker_Basilisk’ (Won Summer Series – 01 Warm-up 3 Lakhs GTD for 70,547), ‘rkrohan@&’ (Won Summer Series – 4 Ultra KO 1.5 Lakhs GTD for 58,208), Umesh ‘Dhondu.chilll’ Sharma (Won Summer Series – 11 Ultrasonic 2 Lakhs GTD for 54,983), ‘J500PC’ (Won Summer Series – 09 Supersonic 1.5 Lakhs GTD for 30,024), Anirban D. ‘nocluewho’ Das (Won Summer Series – 03 Deepstack 1 Lakh GTD for 29,072), ‘sanam007’ (Won Summer Series – 02 The Hot 50K GTD for 11,948), and ‘SkitzoSpyder’ (Won Summer Series – 05 Bounty Builder PKO 50K GTD for 11,895) took down the other Summer Series titles on Tuesday.

Umesh Sharma
Umesh Sharma


Summer Series Leaderboard Standings After Day 1

1Anirban 'nocluewho' D Das255
2Tapan 'tweedu_taps' Mansotra240
3Akshay 'LalaSaab' Kapoor185
4Clinton 'Clinton Tavares' Tavares160



PokerBaazi’s 12 Lakhs GTD The Endeavour registered another successful run. The 3,850 entry buy-in event logged in 430 hopefuls, making for a generous 15.05 Lakhs prize pool. Prince ‘NaNki’ Singh scripted a stellar run in the tourney, converting a 385 satellite entry into a commendable 3.03 Lakhs payday. This is his best-recorded finish this year and his fourth-best overall. The user ‘luckbox99’ placed runner-up for 2.12 Lakhs.

Prince Singh
Prince Singh


Rising Star Aman ‘KarmaPoker’ Parakh has won the 1.5 Lakhs GTD 6-Max Holdem Boost more times than anyone we can remember. He won the 9 PM tourney for an incredible 23rd-time last night, netting 67,154. TLB crusher Neeraj ‘SelfClaimedPro’ Kumar placed runner-up for 47,120.

Aman Parakh
Aman Parakh


‘Realfc’ (anonymity requested) (Won Turbo 1.5 Lakh GTD for 51,858) & Vatsalya ‘MaxEV’ Rao (Won 1 Lakh GTD PLO BOOST Monster for 40,428) won the other marquees.

Vatsalya Rao
Vatsalya Rao




Adda52`s 15 Lakhs GTD The Mint clocked in 501 entries, collecting a generous 17.53 Lakhs prize pool. After over seven hours of intense action, the former IOPC The Millionaire champion Anurag ‘NormanBates’ Srivastava shipped the tourney for 4.21 Lakhs. What`s even better, Srivastava had won The Mint last week as well, making this his second consecutive week winning the tourney. He also placed seventh in PokerStars India`s Summer Series-06 Sixth Sense for 31,565, adding over 4.51 Lakhs in total winnings.

Anurag Srivastava
Anurag Srivastava


The Mega Stack runner-up finisher Abhimanyu ‘PsychoDrama’ Mittal grabbed the second spot here as well, netting 2.45 Lakhs.

The 2.75 Lakhs GTD Voyager gathered a starting field of 543 challengers who bought in for 1,100 and helped create a juicy 5.43 Lakhs prize pool. The user ‘LaufingBuddha’ took down the title for 1.30 Lakhs, while ‘Souvik66’ placed runner-up for 76,020.

The other Tuesday winners were:

PlayerPrize AmountEventPoker Site
LaufingBuddha₹1.30 LakhsVoyager ₹2.75 Lakhs GTDAdda52
Poker_Basilisk₹70,547Summer Series – 01 Warm-up ₹3 Lakhs GTDPokerStars India
Aman 'KarmaPoker' Parakh₹67,1546-Max Holdem Boost ₹1.5 Lakhs GTDPokerBaazi
rkrohan@&₹58,208Summer Series – 4 Ultra KO ₹1.5 Lakhs GTDPokerStars India
Umesh ‘Dhondu.chilll’ Sharma₹54,983Summer Series – 11 Ultrasonic ₹2 Lakhs GTDPokerStars India
₹52,935Night Rider – DeepStack Turbo ₹2.75 Lakhs GTD
Spartan Poker
Realfc₹51,860Turbo ₹1.5 Lakhs GTDPokerBaazi
Rana21₹50,540Night DST ₹1 Lakh GTDPokerBaazi
Vatsalya ‘MaxEV’ Rao₹40,430PLO Boost Monster ₹1 Lakh GTDPokerBaazi
Rahul 'poker_king52' Purohit
₹38,642Nighttide DST Adda ₹1.75 Lakhs GTD
J500PC₹30,024Summer Series – 09 Supersonic ₹1.5 Lakhs GTDPokerStars India
Anirban D. ‘nocluewho’ Das₹29,072Summer Series – 03 Deepstack ₹1 Lakh GTDPokerStars India
RiveRat₹24,000Battlefield Tuesday ₹1 Lakh GTDPokerDangal
₹18,452The Centurion ₹90K GTD
Spartan Poker
sanam007₹11,948Summer Series – 02 The Hot ₹50K GTDPokerStars India
SkitzoSpyder₹11,895Summer Series – 05 Bounty Builder PKO ₹50K GTDPokerStars India
Hardik240711₹10,950Under The Gun PLO ₹20K GTDKhelo365


Mega Stack (Millionaire Bubble) 20 Lakhs GTD – Spartan Poker

Buy-in – ₹3,300

Entries – 341

Re-entries – 156

Re-buys – 258

Prize Pool – ₹22,65,000

Places Paid – 71

Spartan Poker`s Mega Stack (Millionaire Bubble) saw its prize pool guarantee reduced to ₹20 Lakhs GTD this week. Despite the revision, it brought in a massive 755 entries, collecting a guarantee-smashing ₹22.65 Lakhs prize pool.

The event ran from 8 PM to 4:16 AM, with Sujith ‘dancingshrimp’ Kumar eventually trouncing the competition to collect his career-first online title and a personal-best ₹3.82 Lakhs.

Sujith Kumar stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹8.74 Lakhs | Lifetime Profits: ₹2.39 Lakhs

Sujith Kumar`s heads-up opponent was the in-form Abhimanyu ‘ IshqBector’ Mittal. While a heads-up deal in the Mega Stack saw Mittal take home ₹3.30 Lakhs in prize money, he also placed second in Adda52’s The Mint for ₹2.45 Lakhs, ringing in ₹5.75 Lakhs in total winnings.

PokerGuru Ambassador Gokul ‘Super Kings’ Raj was another big winner last night, with almost 3 Lakhs in total winnings.

> 3rd in Spartan Poker`s Mega Stack for ₹1.97 Lakhs

> 4th in PokerBaazi’s The Endeavour for ₹1 Lakh

Madhab ‘madhabpal2017’ Pal (4th for ₹1.55 Lakhs), K ‘reddiered07’ Chakradhar Reddy (5th for ₹1.22 Lakhs), and Neeraj ‘Jannat52’ Kumar (8th for ₹50,057) FT-ed the tourney.

The former Millionaire champion Devrat ‘Leonidas1’ Singh fell out on the money bubble, and as per the payout structure of the event, won a free ticket to ‘The Millionaire’ – Day 1A that starts at 7 PM on June 3.

Final Table Results

  1. Sujith ‘dancingshrimp’ Kumar – ₹3,82,168*
  2. Abhimanyu ‘ IshqBector’ Mittal – ₹3,30,401*
  3. Gokul ‘Super Kings’ Raj – ₹1,97,282
  4. Madhab ‘madhabpal2017’ Pal – ₹1,55,379
  5. K ‘reddiered07’ Chakradhar Reddy – ₹1,22,083
  6. DKDS84 – ₹95,357
  7. Mutemath – ₹71,801
  8. Neeraj ‘Jannat52’ Kumar – ₹50,057

*denotes a heads-up deal


The Mint 15 Lakhs GTD – Adda52

Buy-in – ₹3,850

Entries – 259

Re-entries – 242

Prize Pool – ₹17,53,506

Places Paid – 55

Adda52`s ₹15 Lakhs GTD The Mint drew 501 runners on its latest run to run well past the listed guarantee and collect ₹17.53 Lakhs in prize money.

The former IOPC The Millionaire champion Anurag ‘NormanBates’ Srivastava grabbed the bragging rights for the second consecutive week, this time for a ₹4.21 Lakhs payday. Abhimanyu ‘PsychoDrama’ Mittal secured a runner-up payday of ₹2.45 Lakhs.

Anurag Srivastava also FT-ed the ₹10 Lakhs GTD Summer Series – 06 Sixth Sense, where he placed seventh for ₹31,565, working up ₹4.53 Lakhs in total winnings. The Delhi-based pro now has over ₹5.35 Crores in lifetime winnings.

Haider ‘Donktown22’ Madraswala (3rd for ₹1.67 Lakhs), Young Gun Siddharth ‘skaria1’ Karia (6th for ₹61,373), PokerGuru Ambassador Rony ‘fish4life’ Choudhury (7th for ₹43,838) and Niharika ‘Nixiepixie’ Bindra (8th for ₹35,070) were the other known players to post an FT finish.

Final Table Results

  1. Anurag ‘NormanBates’ Srivastava – ₹4,20,840
  2. Abhimanyu ‘PsychoDrama’ Mittal – ₹2,45,490
  3. Haider ‘Donktown22’ Madraswala – ₹1,66,583
  4. fylperus – ₹1,31,513
  5. nicetomeetyou – ₹87,675
  6. Siddharth ‘skaria1’ Karia – ₹61,373
  7. Rony ‘fish4life’ Choudhury – ₹43,838
  8. Niharika ‘Nixiepixie’ Bindra – ₹35,070


The Endeavour 12 Lakhs GTD – PokerBaazi

Buy-in – ₹3,850

Entries – 220

Re-entries – 210

Prize Pool – ₹15,05,000

Places Paid – 54

PokerBaazi’s ₹12 Lakhs GTD, The Endeavour registered 430 entrants, smashing its advertised guarantee by ₹3.05 Lakhs.

The primetime tourney concluded in the wee hours today, with site regular Prince ‘NaNki’ Singh championing the event for a hefty ₹3.03 Lakhs. ‘luckbox99’ finished runner-up for ₹2.12 Lakhs.

For Singh, this happens to be the biggest score of the year and his fourth-best career finish, improving his lifetime winnings to ₹1.23 Crores.

The Mega Stack – Millionaire Bubble third-place finisher, PokerGuru Ambassador Gokul ‘Nygma’ Raj (3rd for ₹1.01 Lakhs), Harsh ‘direhash’ Rathore (5th for ₹75,702) and the Hurricane runner-up finisher Sanish ‘Sanish21’ Chhabra (7th for ₹50,568) also FT-ed the tourney.

Final Table Results

  1. Prince ‘NaNki’ Singh – ₹3,02,505
  2. luckbox99 – ₹2,12,055
  3. RAJK7 – ₹1,36,353
  4. Gokul ‘Nygma’ Raj – ₹1,00,835
  5. Harsh ‘direhash’ Rathore – ₹75,702
  6. mintevil – ₹60,652
  7. Sanish ‘Sanish21’ Chhabra – ₹50,568
  8. suneethkalmady – ₹40,334


Summer Series-06 Sixth Sense 10 Lakhs GTD – PokerStars India

Buy-in – ₹3,300

Entries – 168

Re-entries – 171

Prize Pool – ₹10,17,000

Places Paid – 41

PokerStars’ internationally renowned Summer Series has officially landed in India, with PokerStars India currently hosting the 15-day festival.

There were 11 events on the Day 1 schedule, and the day`s headliner, the ₹10 Lakhs GTD Summer Series – 06 Sixth Sense, started at 7.30 PM. The Tuesday marquee registered 339 entries to make for a profitable ₹10.17 Lakhs.

PokerStars India regular Bharath ‘hzgod’ Kumar won the event for ₹1.91 Lakhs, denying the most recent Sunday Superstack champion Aditya ‘ukid767’ Singh the title in heads-up play.

Bharath Kumar has won the event once before on February 4. The Tuesday score is also his second-best recorded finish on the site.

Aditya Singh, one of the top performers this past week, added a runner-up payday of ₹1.39 Lakhs, bringing his lifetime winnings to ₹82.90 Lakhs.

Guruprasad ‘fishcalling1’ Gupta (3rd for ₹1.01 Lakhs), Kunal ‘kunnotaguero’ Yadav (4th for ₹73,546), Harsh ‘kakori kabab’ Dembla (6th for ₹38,988), and the back-to-back The Mint champion Anurag ‘GutshotHaiBro’ Srivastava (7th for ₹31,565) FT-ed the tourney.

Runner-up Aditya Singh
Runner-up Aditya Singh


Final Table Results

  1. Bharath ‘hzgod’ Kumar – ₹1,90,551
  2. Aditya ‘ukid767’ Singh – ₹1,38,737
  3. Guruprasad ‘fishcalling1’ Gupta – ₹1,01,013
  4. Kunal ‘kunnotaguero’ Yadav – ₹73,546
  5. gaur83 – ₹53,548
  6. Harsh ‘kakori kabab’ Dembla – ₹38,988
  7. Anurag ‘GutshotHaiBro’ Srivastava – ₹31,565


The Race 7.50 Lakhs GTD – Spartan Poker

Buy-in – ₹1,650

Entries – 302

Re-entries – 109

Re-buys – 226

Prize Pool – ₹9,55,500

Places Paid – 55

Spartan Poker’s ₹7.50 Lakhs GTD The Race dragged in 637 entries, collecting a massive ₹9.55 Lakhs prize pool.

After almost eight hours of playing, the mystery user ‘avi098x’ walked away with the title and ₹1.85 Lakhs in prize money. ‘furiosa12’ stood second for ₹1.18 Lakhs.

The mystery champion now has ₹3.52 Lakhs in recorded winnings on Spartan Poker.

Chandan ‘Meme lover’ Arora (4th for ₹68,700), Ashit ‘D. Carwin1’ Sharma (6th for ₹41,851), Vivek ‘acchemicals’ Karwa (7th for ₹31,149), and Achal ‘achalsonale’ Sonale (8th for ₹22,550) also earned final table payouts.

Final Table Results

  1. avi098x – ₹1,85,367
  2. furiosa12 – ₹1,17,527
  3. SoJaoBhaiya – ₹84,944
  4. Chandan ‘Meme lover’ Arora – ₹68,700
  5. elbedonk – ₹54,368
  6. Ashit ‘D. Carwin1’ Sharma – ₹41,851
  7. Vivek ‘acchemicals’ Karwa – ₹31,149
  8. Achal ‘achalsonale’ Sonale – ₹22,550


Summer Series – 08 Uppercut Mini 5 Lakhs GTD – PokerStars India

Buy-in –2,750

Entries – 129

Re-entries – 102

Prize Pool – ₹5,77,500

Places Paid – 24

The second featured attraction on Day 1 of the Summer Series was the ₹5 Lakhs GTD Summer Series – 08 Uppercut Mini. The tourney logged in 231 entries, and 24 places got paid from the ₹5.77 Lakhs prize pool.

Anmol ‘freak_weird0’ Agarwal proved the eventual champion, netting a site-best ₹1.16 Lakhs (includes ₹66,943 in bounties). PokerGuru Ambassador Rony ‘GoGetters1’ Chowdhury placed runner-up for ₹73,359 (includes ₹23,936 in bounties).

Rony Chowdhury also finished seventh in The Mint for ₹43,838, adding ₹1.17 Lakhs in total winnings.

Siddharth ‘siddonuts’ Pandey (4th for ₹26,304), Abhishek ‘Addysonu’ Sonu (6th for ₹24,373), and Harsh ‘kakori kabab’ Dembla (7th for ₹25,611) FT-ed the tourney.

Runner-up Rony Chowdhury
Runner-up Rony Chowdhury


Final Table Results (Includes Bounties)

  1. Anmol ‘freak_weird0’ Agarwal – ₹1,16,367
  2. Rony ‘GoGetters1’ Chowdhury – ₹73,359
  3. dp8218 – ₹47,866
  4. Siddharth ‘siddonuts’ Pandey – ₹26,304
  5. arora17 – ₹22,485
  6. Abhishek ‘Addysonu’ Sonu – ₹24,373
  7. Harsh ‘kakori kabab’ Dembla – ₹25,611
  8. whiskey1601 – ₹14,910


Voyager 2.75 Lakhs GTD – Adda52

Buy-in – ₹1,100

Entries – 274

Re-entries – 269

Prize Pool – ₹5,43,021

Places Paid – 55

The anonymous user ‘LaufingBuddha’ outlasted the 543-entry field in Adda52’s ₹2.75 Lakhs GTD Voyager to win ₹1.30 Lakhs. ‘Souvik66’ finished runner-up for ₹76,020.

After this win, ‘LaufingBuddha’ has pushed their MTT winnings on Adda52 to ₹5.38 Lakhs.

Ranveer ‘seven2222’ Singh Sandhu (3rd for ₹51,585) and Harsh ‘harsh20’ Karanpuria (7th for ₹13,575) also FT-ed the tourney.


6-Max Holdem Boost 1.5 Lakhs GTD – PokerBaazi

Buy-in – ₹1,100

Entries – 178

Re-entries – 126

Prize Pool – ₹3,04,000

Places Paid – 39

PokerBaazi’s 9 PM attraction, the 6-Max Holdem Boost, made another smashing run last night with 304 runners generating a smashing ₹3.04 Lakhs prize pool.

Rising Star Aman ‘KarmaPoker’ Parakh has won the Holdem Boost more times than anyone we know. Je added a record-extending 23rd-title to his record on Tuesday, netting ₹67,154, just as MTT reg Neeraj ‘SelfClaimedPro’ Kumar finished runner-up for ₹47,120.

This happens to be Parakh’s fourth title victory in the last four days. The others include:

  • Won Afternoon Adda ₹5 Lakhs GTD for ₹67,507 on May 30
  • Won BSS#2 Afternoon ₹2 Lakhs GTD for ₹70,980 on May 29
  • Won Night DST 1 Lakh ₹GTD for ₹57,960 on May 29


Pawan ‘Pawan46’ S (3rd for ₹30,309), Gautam ‘M8a7’ Rohilla (4th for ₹16,842), and Aditya ‘pnutbutterbacon’ Navalkar (6th for ₹13,467) also FT-ed the tourney.


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