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Daily Majors: Ayush Garg, Kunal Patni, Arunkumar Anandan & Simon Mint Headline the Wednesday Flagships

Ayush Garg, Kunal Patni, Arunkumar Anandan, Simon Mint
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  • RUPAM THAKUR January 6, 2022
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It was an action-packed Wednesday with PokerBaazi Classics dominating much of yesterday`s action!

The former The Millionaire winner Ayush Garg topped the Wednesday charts on the back of his victory run in Spartan Poker’s Destiny for 7.41 Lakhs. PokerGuru Ambassador Ratul Steves came second for 4.56 Lakhs.

Kunal Patni championed the PokerBaazi headliner, PBC#6 The Endeavour, for ₹6.04 Lakhs following a heads-up chop with Anubhav Ray (2nd for a career-best ₹5.34 Lakhs).

The former Full House champion Arunkumar Anandan won the second PokerBaazi Classics flagship, PBC#5 Pride, for a site-best ₹5.84 Lakhs. PokerGuru Ambassador Ankit Wadhawan was the second player from the stable to bank a runner-up payday last night and collected ₹4.09 Lakhs in second place.

Tuesday’s The Mint runner-up finisher void191′ went the distance in Maverick to win ₹4.56 Lakhs. Nighttide DST Adda champion Mohit Kumar Singh finished runner-up for ₹2.45 Lakhs.

The old-timer Simon Mint shipped the second Spartan Poker marquee, Wednesday Vibes, to win 1.25 Lakhs. He chopped the title heads-up with Severide (2nd for 1.21 Lakhs).

Sachit Malik was the last player standing in PokerStars India’s Night on Stars and won ₹1.08 Lakhs. Pavan Kiran B placed runner-up for ₹1 Lakh.

Akansha Sehgal, Atishay Samuel, Amit Kaushik, Ashish Kaushik, Rajneesh Thakur, Ravinder Singh, and Animesh Thakur were the other prominent winners!

Here are the Wednesday highlights!

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PokerBaazi

Wednesday turned out to be the most eventful day at the PokerBaazi Classics yet! The series crossed the mid-way stage yesterday and had three featured events running simultaneously, including Day 1A of the ₹2 Crores GTD PBC#7 Game Changer.

One of the showstopper events of the day, the ₹40 Lakhs GTD PBC#6 The Endeavour, played down to a winner last night. The ₹4,400 buy-in event logged in 972 entries (Day 1A – 405 and Day 1B – 567) across two starting flights, filling in ₹1.12 Lakhs in overlays. Day 2 began at 8 PM yesterday with 109 qualifiers, and only 97 among them got paid, with a min-cash worth ₹10,000.

The NPS Highroller runner-up finisher Kunal ‘VasooliChacha’ Patni was the last player standing and won ₹6.04 Lakhs after striking a heads-up deal with Anubhav ‘Shovemaster’ Ray (2nd for career-best ₹5.34 Lakhs).

Kunal Patni
Kunal Patni

 

royalking7424 (3rd for ₹2.94 Lakhs), rektace (4th for ₹2.35 Lakhs), alpacino0029(5th for ₹1.85 Lakhs), Laxman ‘alex16’ Jagtap (6th for ₹1.49 Lakhs), and Nitesh ‘batmanpok’ Katiyar (8th for ₹98,400) also FT-ed PBC#6 The Endeavour.

Kunal Patni also min-cashed PBC#5 Pride (105th for ₹5,432), collectively adding ₹6.09 Lakhs. His online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹6.48 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹2.12 Crores

The WCS The Elite champion Tanmay ‘truman’ Benara FT-ed two events, lapping up a cumulative ₹1.52 Lakhs.

Tanmay Benara
Tanmay Benara

 

His ITM finishes include:

> 7th in PokerBaazis PBC#6 Endeavour for ₹1,23,600

> 6th in PokerStars Indias Night on Stars for ₹28,482

Tanmay Benaras online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹1.43 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹48.26 Lakhs

The second PBC flagship, ₹20 Lakhs GTD PBC#5 Pride, logged in a 970-entry field. With each of them signing up for ₹3,850, the event generated a guarantee-crushing ₹33.95 Lakhs prize pool (almost 70% more than its advertised guarantee). The former Full House champion Arunkumar ‘arunk8186’ Anandan outlasted the competition to collect a personal-best (on PokerBaazi) ₹5.84 Lakhs. PokerGuru Ambassador Ankit ‘d00mtr00p3r’ Wadhawan finished runner-up for ₹4.09 Lakhs.

Arunkumar Anandan
Arunkumar Anandan

 

Arunkumar Anandan‘s online stats (excluding PokerStars India): Lifetime Winnings: ₹38.82 Lakhs | Lifetime Profits: ₹31.16 Lakhs.

The #4 ranked player of 2021, Ankit Wadhawan, cashed another two Wednesday marquees, collectively banking ₹4.68 Lakhs. His online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹7.99 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹2.86 Crores

The ₹2 Crores GTD PBC#7 Game Changer hit the ground running last night with 652 hopefuls signing up to play Day 1A. After twenty-seven 10-minute levels of play, 64 players made the cut for Day 2. The top three stacks were all bagged by Young Guns, namely, Young Gun Anuj ‘brockLesnar95’ Yadav (638,000), Young Gun Siddhanth ‘ender’ Kripalani (497,000), and Young Gun Neel ‘Worm33’ Joshi (418,000). Avish ‘thehorse7’ Sharma (409,000) and Vinayak ‘salmanbhai’ Bajaj (351,000) round out the top-five day-end chip counts. The ₹5,500 buy-in event has three more flights to run before the Day 2 finale on Sunday (9 PM).

Anuj Yadav
Anuj Yadav

 

Akansha ‘gogikaran’ Sehgal (Won Daily Night SPRINT ₹1.50 Lakhs GTD for ₹70,430), Atishay ‘nutscracker’ Samuel (Won Holdem BOOST ₹1.50 Lakhs GTD for ₹61,820), Rajneesh ‘msdhoni’ Thakur (Won PLO Boost Monster ₹1 Lakh GTD for ₹37,340), ‘studded13’ (Won SPRINT ₹1 Lakh GTD for ₹36,850), ‘Sourabh_d_king’ (Won Evening SPRINT ₹1 Lakh GTD for ₹31,980), ‘stonedurr’ (Won Turbo ₹50K GTD for ₹12,030), and ‘abarjatiya’ (Won 5-Max Daily ₹50K GTD for ₹10,750) shipped the other PokerBaazi marquees.

 

Spartan Poker

It was business as usual on Spartan Poker, with the site hosting the 20 Lakhs GTD Destiny. The 5,500 buy-in event gathered a 570-player field, and the top 50 places got paid a share from the 28.50 Lakhs prize pool. The former The Millionaire winner Ayush Tabono Garg clinched the title to collect the 7.41 Lakhs up top, becoming the fifth player to book a seat in the Destiny 22.0 SnG Finale scheduled for February 13, 2022 (9 PM). PokerGuru Ambassador Ratul Atriohm Steves placed runner-up for 4.56 Lakhs.

Ayush Garg
Ayush Garg

 

Ayush Garg further placed 10th in Maverick for 20,988, altogether adding 7.62 Lakhs to his Wednesday tally. His online stats: Lifetime Winnings: 4.92 Crores | Lifetime Profits: 1.84 Crores

The 5.50 Lakhs Wednesday Vibes clocked in 515 entrants who signed up for 1,650, and the top 47 places took a stab at the 7.72 Lakhs prize pool. The Millionaire Series #7 champion Simon ‘BustedFlush Mint was the last player standing and won his first title in the New Year and 1.25 Lakhs prize money! He chopped the title heads-up with Severide (2ns for 1.21 Lakhs).

Simon Mint
Simon Mint

 

Simon Mints online stats: Lifetime Winnings: 40.88 Lakhs | Lifetime Profits: 12.11 Lakhs

Ashish ‘Ataraxia Kaushik (Won Night Rider – Monster Stack 1.75 Lakhs GTD for 43,896), Animesh ‘animeshth Thakur (Won Energise 30K GTD for 10,973), and hellmute (Won Striker 18K GTD for 5,133) took down the other Spartan Poker marquees.

 

PokerStars India

PokerStars India’s ₹5 Lakhs GTD Night on Stars had 248 hopefuls signing up for ₹2,750, and only 31 places got paid a share from the ₹6.20 Lakhs prize pool. A heads-up deal saw Sachit ‘sach4694’ Malik walking away with the title and ₹1.08 Lakhs in prize money. Pavan ‘Rootahua Macchi’ Kiran B placed runner-up for ₹1 Lakh.

Runner-up Pavan Kiran B
Runner-up Pavan Kiran B

 

Amit ‘Stu Ungar 7694’ Kaushik posted an impressive five ITM finishes (including a title) last night, collectively adding ₹51,096.

Amit Kaushik
Amit Kaushik

 

His ITM finishes include:

> 1st in PokerStars India’s Ultrasonic for ₹23,753

> 9th in PokerStars India’s Night on Stars for ₹12,064

> 44th in Adda52’s Maverick for ₹6,388

> 31st in Spartan Poker’s Wednesday Vibes for ₹5,639

> 10th in PokerStars India’s Big Bubble Rush for ₹3,252

Amit Kaushik’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹2.18 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹74.61 Lakhs.

The ₹1.50 Lakhs GTD Big Bubble Rush recorded a 165-entry field, and the ₹1.65 Lakhs prize pool was distributed among the top 17 finishers. The user ‘ulta_chor’ banked the lion`s share of the prize money worth ₹32,761 (includes ₹17,891 in bounties). Poker streamer Shobhit ‘Shobz569’ Bhargava finished runner-up for ₹22,698 (includes ₹7,828 in bounties).

Runner-up Shobhit Bhargava
Runner-up Shobhit Bhargava

 

The champion ‘ulta_chor’ also won the ₹50K GTD Afternoon on Stars yesterday for ₹14,690, rounding up ₹47,451 in Wednesday earnings.

‘suhael’ (Won Deepstack ₹50K GTD for ₹13,729) and ‘tonyg202014’ (Won Primetime Grind ₹50K GTD for ₹9,735) shipped the PokerStars India marquees.

 

Adda52

Adda52’s ₹15 Lakhs GTD Maverick drew 352 entrants, rounding up a guarantee-crushing ₹18.25 Lakhs prize pool. The top 82 players earned a share of the spoils. Tuesday’s The Mint runner-up finisher void191′ went all the way last night to win the title for ₹4.56 Lakhs. Mohit Kumar ‘Betoo’ Singh finished runner-up for ₹2.45 Lakhs.

‘void191’s Adda52 stats: Site Winnings: ₹39.35 Lakhs | Site Profits: ₹16.02 Lakhs

Maverick runner-up finisher Mohit Kumar Singh won the ₹1.50 Lakhs GTD Nighttide DST Adda for ₹38,485, banking over ₹2.84 Lakhs in one night. His Adda52 stats: Site Winnings: ₹24.31 Lakhs | Site Profits: 12.98 Lakhs

The 9:30 PM La Luna brought in 288 entries, comfortably riding past its listed ₹4 Lakhs guarantee, and the top 30 places got a piece of the ₹4.72 Lakhs prize pool. The event came to a close at 3.05 AM, with Denny18′ coming out on top to win ₹1.21 Lakhs. Aarchit ‘Aarchit’ Dhadwal placed runner-up for ₹72,029.

Ravinder ‘ravikirti’ Singh (Won Freeze Out Adda ₹50K GTD for ₹12,943), Frontline’ (Won Sundown Adda ₹50K GTD for ₹12,934), and Amit1234007′ (Won Evening Adda ₹50K GTD for ₹12,646) won the other Adda52 marquees!

 

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