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Daily Majors: Karan Kapur, Karan Radia, Kaleem Pasha & Kartik Ved Top the Wednesday Flagships

Daily Majors: Karan Kapur, Karan Radia, Kaleem Pasha & Kartik Ved
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  • Attreyee Khasnabis September 8, 2022
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The action on the virtual felts was palpable on Wednesday as Spartan Poker’s Millionaire Series 5.0, PokerStars India’s Galactic Series, and MPL Poker’s Master Series hosted a busy schedule of high-value tournaments!

And topping the mid-week charts was Karan Kapur for championing Spartan Poker’s MS #33 – Wednesday Millionaire for ₹9.58 Lakhs (his second-best career finish). PokerGuru Ambassador Tarush Gupta collected an impressive ₹7.60 Lakhs in second place – also his second-best career finish, courtesy of a heads-up deal.

PokerGuru Staking’s big gun Kartik Ved added to the number of titles won by PokerGuru Ambassadors this week. The WSOP bracelet winner clinched his career-third Millionaire Series title by taking down Spartan Poker MS #35 – Turbo (PKO) for ₹2.42 Lakhs. He also finished runner-up in PokerStars India’s Galactic Series-49 [Night on Stars](2nd for ₹1.42 Lakhs), banking ₹3.84 Lakhs overall.

Areyann Gurbaxani (Won MS #34 for ₹1.54 Lakhs), Anurag Srivastava (Won MS #32 for ₹1.48 Lakhs), and ‘ZASS’ (Won MS #36 – Turbo 5-Max for ₹40,323) shipped the other Millionaire Series titles yesterday.

Young Gun Karan Radia was the last player standing in PokerBaazi’s The Pride, walking away with ₹3.23 Lakhs up top. He FT-ed two other marquees – PokerStars India’s Galactic Series-49 [Night on Stars] (3rd for ₹1.05 Lakhs) and Spartan Poker’s MS #32 (6th for ₹37,053) – adding at least ₹4.66 Lakhs in Wednesday winnings.

Kaleem Pasha ended an over three-month-long title drought by taking down Adda52’s Maverick for ₹2.88 Lakhs. He struck a three-way deal with Anshul Rana (2nd for ₹2.40 Lakhs) & Pradip Ghosh (3rd for ₹2.37 Lakhs).

Online reg Pradip Ghosh went on a tear last night, FT-ing five events for over ₹4.38 Lakhs in total winnings.

The Player Hunt Season 2 contestant Samay Singh Modi came out on top in PokerStars India’s Galactic Series – 49 [Night on Stars], banking ₹1.91 Lakhs for his outright victory, picking up his second title in three days. He cashed another two events, adding ₹2.04 Lakhs in Wednesday earnings.

Kamal Kumar took down MPL Poker’s Wednesday headliner, Master Series #20, taking home a winner’s paycheque worth ₹90,500. The current Master Series MTT Leaderboard topper Prabhas Sharma finished runner-up for ₹65,000.

Clinton Tavares, Vishwas Khanna, Prateek Sharma, Yuvraj Bhardwaj, Animesh Thakur, Utkarsh Raj, Vinay B, Bharath Kumar, Vineet Sharma, Sarvesh Sharma, and Abhijeet Kumar shipped the other Wednesday marquees.

Here are the Wednesday highlights!

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Spartan Poker

MS #33 – Wednesday Millionaire (1st Place ₹10 Lakhs GTD) – ₹40 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹6,600

Entries – 318

Re-entries – 142

Rebuys – 222

Prize Pool – ₹40,92,000

Places Paid – 60

The IOPC JUNE 2022 PLO High Roller champion Karan ‘Junior-KK’ Kapur bagged the top honors in Spartan Poker’s ₹40 Lakhs GTD MS #33 – Wednesday Millionaire, winning the mid-week flagship for ₹9.58 Lakhs – his second-best career finish.

Karan Kapur
Karan Kapur

 

He chopped the title heads-up with the Summer Celebration Series Main Event champion, PokerGuru Ambassador Tarush ‘Tarush123’ Gupta (2nd for ₹7.60 Lakhs), who also posted his second-best career finish in the event.

Tarush Gupta
Tarush Gupta

 

Karan Kapur’s online stats (excluding PokerStars India): Lifetime Winnings: ₹1.82 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹32.91 Lakhs | Titles Won in 2022: #3

The Kolkata-based reg Harsh ‘Chiraunjilal Khosla’ Bubna accumulated ₹4.30 Lakhs in Wednesday earnings through six ITM finishes and one bounty, which include:

Harsh Bubna
Harsh Bubna

 

> 3rd in Spartan Poker’s MS #33 – Wednesday Millionaire for ₹3,76,464

> 10th in Spartan Poker’s MS #32 – Multi Entry for ₹13,978

> 22nd in PokerBaazi’s The Pride for ₹13,041

> 12th in PokerBaazi’s (7-Max) SPRINT for ₹11,261

> 18th in PokerStars India’s Galactic Series-50 [Steller Stack 6-Max] for ₹7,697

> 11th in Spartan Poker’s MS #36 – Turbo 5 Max for ₹5,033

Harsh Bubna’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹3.66 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹85 Lakhs | Titles Won in 2022: #13

Final Table Results

  1. Karan ‘Junior-KK’ Kapur – ₹9,58,214*
  2. Tarush ‘Tarush123’ Gupta – ₹7,60,426*
  3. Harsh ‘Chiraunjilal Khosla’ Bubna – ₹3,76,464
  4. Sumit ‘Toin Coss’ Sapra – ₹2,65,980
  5. Siddhanth ‘ChintuDedha’ Kapoor – ₹1,65,726
  6. Ankit ‘ON_MY_MAC’ Bajaj – ₹1,22,760
  7. Shinu22 – ₹1,02,300
  8. Ramji ‘bluffpolice123’ Kishore G – ₹81,840

*denotes a heads-up deal

 

MS #35 – Turbo (PKO) – ₹10 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹2,750

Entries – 229

Re-entries – 66

Rebuys – 146

Total Prize Pool – ₹11,02,500

Regular Prize Pool – ₹5,51,250

Knockout Prize Pool – ₹5,51,250

Places Paid – 39

PokerGuru Ambassadors have been having a blast in online MTTs all week long! Keeping the trend going, PokerGuru Staking’s head honcho Kartik ‘TheInternetKid’ Ved joined in the fun last night, picking up his first Millionaire Series title of the year (his third overall) in Spartan Poker’s ₹10 Lakhs GTD MS #35 – Turbo (PKO) for a handsome ₹2.42 Lakhs (₹1.31 Lakhs in bounties)! ‘pls3betme’ finished runner-up for ₹88,325 (₹14,844 in bounties).

Kartik Ved
Kartik Ved

 

The WSOP bracelet winner almost took down a second title last night with a deep run in PokerStars India’s Galactic Series-49 [Night on Stars](2nd for ₹1.42 Lakhs), banking ₹3.84 Lakhs overall.

Kartik Ved’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹8.65 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹4.04 Crores | Titles Won in 2022: #8 | Annual Winnings: ₹1.45 Crores

Unnikrishnan ‘swimminwdafishies’ Nair came close to clinching his first online title yesterday, ultimately falling three places short in the MS #35 – Turbo (PKO) for ₹62,153. He ITM-ed three other events, locking in ₹71,209 in Wednesday winnings. His online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹1.25 Crores | Annual Winnings: ₹76.03 Lakhs

Unnikrishnan Nair
Unnikrishnan Nair

 

MPL Poker Pro Siddharth ‘SherRun’ Karia has been in sublime form over the past few weeks, and last night was no different. The Young Gun ran deep in four events picking up ₹1.09 Lakhs cumulatively. Incidentally, he finished fifth in three out of the four tourneys!

Siddharth Karia
Siddharth Karia

 

His Wednesday finishes include:

> 5th in Spartan Poker’s MS #35 – Turbo (PKO) for ₹49,852

> 5th in PokerBaazi’s (7-Max) SPRINT for ₹38,273

> 5th in PokerBaazi’s (6-MAX) Holdem BOOST for ₹12,879

> 45th in PokerBaazi’s The Pride for ₹8,694

Siddharth Karia’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹5.41 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹1.46 Crores | Titles Won in 2022: #9 | Annual Winnings: ₹1.09 Crores

Final Table Results (Including Bounties)

  1. Kartik ‘TheInternetKid’ Ved – ₹2,41,932
  2. pls3betme – ₹88,325
  3. Abhishek ‘Bittur’ Kumar Chaurasia – ₹58,278
  4. Unnikrishnan ‘swimminwdafishies’ Nair – ₹62,153
  5. Siddharth ‘SherRun’ Karia – ₹49,852
  6. firefox1989 – ₹32,227
  7. CharlieDREW – ₹25,353
  8. Pranav ‘pranav40973’ Agrawal – ₹19,361

 

MS #34 – ₹8 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹1,100

Entries – 412

Re-entries – 112

Rebuys – 244

Prize Pool – ₹8,00,000

Places Paid – 71

Rising talent Areyann ‘VerbalDiarrhea’ Gurbaxani is on a hattrick. After shipping PokerBaazi’s (7-Max) Daily SPRINT on Tuesday, the poker bootcamper trounced a 1,033-entry field in Spartan Poker’s MS #34 yesterday to win his maiden Millionaire Series title for ₹1.54 Lakhs.

Areyann Gurbaxani
Areyann Gurbaxani

 

Areyann Gurbaxani cashed another two events last night, netting ₹1.66 Lakhs overall. His online stats: Lifetime stats: ₹1.70 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹46.30 Lakhs | Titles Won in 2022: #11 | Annual Winnings: ₹1.21 Crores | Ranked #11 on the Annual TLB (Points) Standings

The four-time (7-Max) SPRINT champion and this week`s Galactic Series-32 [Sunday Highroller] winner, Tanmay ‘PlusEv’ Benara, collected ₹1.20 Lakhs in Wednesday winnings, including a runner-up finish in MS #34 for ₹97,280.

Tanmay Benara
Tanmay Benara

 

His Wednesday finishes include:

> 2nd in Spartan Poker’s MS #34 for ₹97,280

> 18th in PokerBaazi’s The Pride for ₹16,583

> 50th in PokerBaazi’s (7-Max) SPRINT for ₹3,465

Tanmay Benara’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹3.02 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹92.51 Lakhs | Titles Won in 2022: #17

Shubham ‘ATCBakchod’ Agarwal pocketed ₹82,688 on the back of three ITM finishes, which include:

Shubham Agarwal
Shubham Agarwal

 

> 3rd in Spartan Poker’s MS #34 for ₹69,680

> 31st in PokerStars India’s Galactic Series-49 [Night on Stars] for ₹8,365

> 27th in Spartan Poker’s MS #32 – Multi Entry for ₹4,643

Shubham Agarwal’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹1.38 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹44.34 Lakhs | Titles Won in 2022: #12

Final Table Results

  1. Areyann ‘VerbalDiarrhea’ Gurbaxani – ₹1,54,400
  2. Tanmay ‘PlusEv’ Benara – ₹97,280
  3. Shubham ‘ATCBakchod’ Agarwal – ₹69,680
  4. MyVPIPisurIQ – ₹54,880
  5. 4kingsacehole – ₹43,120
  6. Pratik ‘GorillaGlue’ Manjrekar – ₹33,680
  7. ZhaapdiK – ₹25,360
  8. Siddharth ‘FLIPopotamus’ Kadel – ₹17,680

 

MS #32 ₹8 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹880

Entries – 387

Re-entries – 246

Rebuys – 505

Prize Pool – ₹9,10,400

Places Paid – 87

The former IOPC – The Millionaire Main Event champion and the #3 ranked player last week, Anurag ‘CultOfPersonality’ Srivastava, opened his title scorecard for September with a victory march in Spartan Poker’s MS #32 last night. Srivastava ran past a 1,138-entry field, grabbing the ₹1.48 Lakhs up top following a heads-up deal with Vishal ‘Darky012’ Ojha (2nd for ₹1.35 Lakhs).

Anurag Srivastava
Anurag Srivastava

 

Srivastava cashed another three events for a Wednesday take-home of ₹1.58 Lakhs.

Anurag Srivastava’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹8.79 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹2.79 Crores | Annual Winnings: ₹2.19 Crores | Titles Won in 2022: #21 | Ranked #10 in the 2022 Leaderboard Standings (Total Cashes) | Ranked #9 in the Annual TLB (Points) Standings | Moves to #1 in the Millionaire Series Leaderboard Rankings

Like Srivastava, Ojha crossed the money line in another three events, lapping up ₹1.60 Lakhs overall. His online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹1.94 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹56.66 Lakhs | Titles Won in 2022: #7

Vishal Ojha
Vishal Ojha

 

Fourth-place finisher Siddharth ‘FLIPopotamus’ Kadel banked ₹60,086. The former Mega Stack winner also FT-ed MS #34 (8th for ₹17,680), adding ₹77,766 in Wednesday winnings. His online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹1.01 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹19.15 Lakhs | Titles Won in 2022: #7

Siddharth Kadel
Siddharth Kadel

 

Final Table Results

  1. Anurag ‘CultOfPersonality’ Srivastava – ₹1,47,714*
  2. Vishal ‘Darky012’ Ojha – ₹1,35,147*
  3. Avneesh ‘IamAM’ Munjal – ₹77,657
  4. Siddharth ‘FLIPopotamus’ Kadel – ₹60,086
  5. Yash ‘Babyshark10’ Chitre – ₹47,341
  6. Karan ‘Majestic’ Radia – ₹37,053
  7. Pradip ‘Nit2Donk’ Ghosh – ₹27,403
  8. Shiv ‘cheekychugh’ Chugh – ₹18,845

*denotes a heads-up deal

 

2 Crores GTD – MS Main Event – Day 1A

> Day 1A – Entries: 158 | Re-entries: 36 | Rebuys: 92 | Survivors: 33 | Chip Leader: Young Gun Anmol ‘Anzzzzz’ Mehta (294,071)

 

Millionaire Series 5.0 2 Million Leaderboard – Day 7

The battle to top the 2 Million Leaderboard rankings in the Millionaire Series 5.0 has been intense between Anurag ‘CultOfPersonality’ Srivastava and Bhanu ‘spectre’ Prakash KC. Srivastava edged past the legendary leaderboard crusher yesterday after winning MS #32, securing the top spot with 5,234 points. Prakash (4,853 points) is just 381 points behind him in the #2 position. The MS #23 Monday Millionaire champion Vishal ‘usbcable’ Tulsyan is a close third with 4,465 points.

RankPlayerPoints
1Anurag 'CultOfPersonality' Srivastava5,234
2Bhanu 'spectre' Prakash KC4,853
3Vishal 'usbcable' Tulsyan4,465
4Varun 'buffalosoldier' Meena3,987
5Siddharth 'FLIPopotamus' Kadel3,863
6Parag 'Persie' Shah3,856
7Anish 'TheProtagonist' Arora3,537
8Harsh 'Chiraunjilal Khosla' Bubna3,383
9Ashish 'Spewushhhiiiii' Ahuja3,181
10Unnikrishnan 'swimminwdafishies' Nair2,692

 

ZASS’ (Won ₹2.75 Lakhs GTD MS #36 – Turbo 5-Max for ₹40,323), ‘Tihor1’ (Won ₹2 Lakhs GTD Monster Stack for ₹49,793), ‘win2Win’ (Won ₹1 Lakh GTD Wed Poker Nite #2 – PLO4 for ₹30,958), ‘Aolu’ (Won ₹1 Lakh GTD Chip Up for ₹20,050), ‘sparta357’ (Won ₹50K GTD The Centurion for ₹8,937) won the Spartan Poker marquees.

 

PokerBaazi

The Pride – ₹10 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹3,850

Entries – 227

Re-entries – 233

Prize Pool – ₹16,10,000

Places Paid – 54

Karan ‘Apocalypto’ Radia (opted out of our tracked database) has been a beast in online MTTs this year. The London-based MTT pro picked up what was at worst his 30th title of the year last night after toppling a guarantee-crushing 460-entry field in PokerBaazi`s ₹10 Lakhs GTD The Pride for a ₹3.23 Lakhs payday.

Karan Radia
Karan Radia

 

Radia earned at least ₹4.66 Lakhs last night after deep runs in two more events – both FT finishes.

His Wednesday finishes include:

> 1st in PokerBaazi’s The Pride for ₹3,23,610

> 3rd in PokerStars India’s Galactic Series-49 [Night on Stars] for ₹1,05,480

> 6th in Spartan Poker’s MS #32 for ₹37,053

‘xxmoneymanxx,’ who registered their account on PokerBaazi in May this year, was playing their 23rd MTT on the site and pocketed a personal-best ₹2.26 Lakhs in second place. That’s not all. The user did that after winning his ticket to the event though a ₹385 buy-in satellite!

xxmoneymanxx’s PokerBaazi stats: Site Winnings: ₹2.41 Lakhs | Site Profits: ₹1.60 Lakhs | Titles Won in 2022: #2

The ₹3,850 buy-in The Pride generated a guarantee-smashing ₹16.10 Lakhs prize pool (an over 60% surplus), and the top 54 places boarded the money bus.

Final Table Results

  1. Karan ‘Apocalypto’ Radia – ₹3,23,610
  2. xxmoneymanxx – ₹2,26,849
  3. Manish ‘thekid’ Lakhotia – ₹1,45,866
  4. Realfc – ₹1,07,870
  5. Rajat ‘LungFakeer’ Sharma – ₹80,983
  6. Shardul ‘duuurrrr’ Parthasarathi – ₹64,883
  7. Vinayak ‘salmanbhai’ Bajaj – ₹54,096
  8. charliejod – ₹43,148

 

(7-Max) SPRINT – ₹5 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹1,650

Entries – 290

Re-entries – 235

Prize Pool – ₹7,88,000

Places Paid – 63

A new kid on the block, ‘Marciva’ was playing their 37th MTT on PokerBaazi last night and took down the ₹5 Lakhs GTD (7-Max) SPRINT to take home ₹1.53 Lakhs (their first title on the site). Pradip ‘Nit2Donk’ Ghosh collected ₹1.07 Lakhs as the runner-up.

Pradip Ghosh
Pradip Ghosh

 

Marciva’s PokerBaazi stats: Site Winnings: ₹2.85 Lakhs | Site Profits: ₹1.70 Lakhs | Titles Won in 2022: #1

The runner-up finisher, Ghosh, went on a rampage last night, making away with almost ₹4.38 Lakhs across six deep runs, including five FT finishes. His blistering run this week has pushed him past ₹1 Crore in tracked online profits!

His Wednesday finishes include:

> 3rd in Adda52’s Maverick for ₹2,37,352

> 2nd in PokerBaazi’s (7-Max) SPRINT ₹1,07,258

> 3rd in PokerStars India’s Galactic Series-50 [Steller Stack 6-Max] for ₹46,190

> 7th in Spartan Poker’s MS #32 for ₹26,359

> 5th in PokerBaazi’s Hyper Sprint for ₹12,420

> 51st in PokerBaazi’s The Pride for ₹7,406

> 175th in Spartan Poker’s MS #35 for ₹1,250

Pradip Ghosh`s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹2.60 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹1.07 Crores | Titles Won in 2022: #24 | Annual Winnings: ₹1.33 Crores | Ranked #8 in the Annual TLB (Points) Standings

The ₹1,650 buy-in (7-Max) SPRINT obliterated its listed guarantee by ₹2.88 Lakhs on the back of a 525-player starting field, and 63 of them got paid.

Final Table Results

  1. Marciva – ₹1,53,011
  2. Pradip ‘Nit2Donk’ Ghosh – ₹1,07,258
  3. Divyanshu ‘Divyansh1995’ Agrawal – ₹68,985
  4. Sandy ‘Ziigmund’ Lamba – ₹51,030
  5. Siddharth ‘schemer’ Karia – ₹38,273
  6. Aditya ‘KesarDa’ Kesharwani – ₹30,713
  7. Vivek ‘Nutpeddling729’ Singh – ₹25,594

 

(7-Max) Afternoon Boost – ₹5 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹2,200

Entries – 140

Re-entries – 108

Prize Pool – ₹5,00,000

Places Paid – 47

The former The Pride champion, Vishwas ‘quickmaths’ Khanna, scored a thumping victory in PokerBaazi’s ₹5 Lakhs GTD (7-Max) Afternoon Boost, picking up a ₹79,550 cash prize and his second title on the site of the year. Kritagya ‘Kritagya_17’ Sharma (opted out of our tracked database) banked ₹58,800 in second place.

Kritagya Sharma
Kritagya Sharma

 

Last night`s score was a much-needed one for Khanna, who now sits on site losses worth ₹3.50 Lakhs.

The ₹2,200 buy-in Afternoon Boost clocked in 248 entries, falling two players short of breaking even, and the top 47 places got paid.

Final Table Results

  1. Vishwas ‘quickmaths’ Khanna – ₹79,550
  2. Kritagya ‘Kritagya_17’ Sharma – ₹58,800
  3. vaoeeykkjff – ₹44,850
  4. Rohan ‘dragoon07’ Gupta – ₹34,800
  5. Sahil ‘illuminati777’ Babbar – ₹24,750
  6. Abhishek ‘chipndchair’ Sonu – ₹17,650
  7. pokerwhammy – ₹14,550

 

Prateek ‘DABANGG2’ Sharma (Won ₹2.50 Lakhs GTD Midnight SPRINT for ₹61,490), Yuvraj ‘yuvi0069’ Bhardwaj (Won 2.50 Lakhs GTD Daily Boost for ₹48,430), Animesh ‘animeshth20’ Thakur (Won ₹2 Lakhs GTD Hyper Sprint for ₹47,610), Vinay ‘vinstill’ B (Won 2.50 Lakhs GTD Holdem Boost for ₹37,350), ‘Thepokerlion’ (Won ₹1.50 Lakhs GTD Daily Night SPRINT for ₹36,380), ‘piyushv’ (Won ₹1 Lakh GTD SPRINT for ₹33,710), Bharath ‘hzgod’ Kumar (Won ₹1 Lakh GTD Evening SPRINT for ₹24,360), and ‘kamet007’ (Won ₹1 Lakh GTD Daily Afternoon SPRINT for ₹21,930) won the other PokerBaazi marquees.

 

MPL Poker

Master Series #20 – ₹4 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹1,100

Total Entries – 412

Prize Pool – ₹4,00,000

Places Paid – 65

Kamal ‘jackal3427299’ Kumar shattered a 412-strong field in MPL Poker’s Wednesday attraction, ₹4 Lakhs GTD Master Series #20, banking ₹90,500 in first-place prize money. The #1 ranked player in the Master Series’ Leaderboard, Prabhas ‘babatufaani’ Sharma, took home ₹65,000 as the runner-up, further consolidating his lead in the leaderboard standings.

Prabhas Sharma
Prabhas Sharma

 

Final Table Results

  1. Kamal ‘jackal3427299’ Kumar – ₹90,500
  2. Prabhas ‘babatufaani’ Sharma – ₹65,000
  3. Smitesh ‘storyraja119236’ Sandeep – ₹50,000
  4. Annes ‘cadore_1’ Badusha – ₹37,500
  5. Gautam ‘minnimehta’ Mehta – ₹26,250
  6. Himanshu ‘comeontheboyzz’ Arora – ₹18,250
  7. Neha ‘jinqueen’ Saini – ₹14,500
  8. Arindom ‘radhe420’ Hazra – ₹11,500

 

Utkarsh ‘catfish9’ Raj (Won ₹1.50 Lakhs GTD Master Series #19 for ₹30,000) and Vineet ‘vinvinvin’ Sharma (Won ₹1 Lakhs GTD Master Series #21 for ₹17,600) won the other Master Series titles on Wednesday.

Master Series Leaderboard – Day 7

The top order in the Master Series leaderboard standings saw slight fluctuations yesterday. Prabhas Sharma (239.32 points) is still the player in charge, followed by Om Prakash (175.82 points). However, Jayant K (146.21 points) has climbed two spots to grab the #3 spot on the leaderboard.

The top two ranked players on the leaderboard stand to win expenses-paid packages worth ₹2.50 Lakhs each to watch the India vs. Pakistan World Cup match in Australia.

RankingsUser IdPoints
1Prabhas 'Babatufaani' Sharma239.32
2Om 'virat1008' Prakash175.82
3Jayant ‘coronawarriorgr’ K146.21
4'Bad Boy'138.85
5'Grindlwald'137.40
6Utkarsh Raj136.40
7'Kamasara'133.45
8'AVINASH'132.56
9Mohak 'Tiltin' Kapoor112.10
10'95*****629'107.20

 

PokerStars India

Galactic Series-49 [Night on Stars] – ₹10 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹3,850

Entries – 156

Re-entries – 118

Prize Pool – ₹10,00,000

Places Paid – 39

The Player Hunt Season 2 contestant Samay ‘LIM!TLE$$’ Singh Modi is on a roll. Just two days after winning the Spartan Poker`s MS #22, the actor-model conquered PokerStars India’s Wednesday headliner, ₹10 Lakhs GTD Galactic Series – 49 [Night on Stars], taking down the event for ₹1.91 Lakhs.

Samay Singh Modi
Samay Singh Modi

 

PokerGuru Staking’s head honcho and last night’s Spartan Poker’s MS #35 Turbo PKO champion Kartik ‘TheInternetKid’ Ved fired twice as many bullets as Modi before falling inches short of his second title yesterday, netting ₹1.42 Lakhs in second place prize money.

Kartik Ved
Kartik Ved

 

Samay Singh Modi collected a Wednesday payout worth ₹2.04 Lakhs overall across three ITM runs, which include:

> 1st in PokerStars India’s Galactic Series-49 [Night on Stars] for ₹1,90,700

> 26th in PokerBaazi’s The Pride for ₹11,431

> 154th in Spartan Poker’s MS #35 – Turbo PKO for ₹2,188

Samay Singh Modi`s online stats (excluding PokerStars India): Lifetime Winnings: ₹88.60 Lakhs | Lifetime Profits: ₹18.42 Lakhs | Titles Won in 2022: #5 | Annual Winnings: ₹29.28 Lakhs

Vinayak Bajaj ITM-ed three more events, cumulatively adding ₹1.30 Lakhs. His Wednesday finishes include:

Vinayak Bajaj
Vinayak Bajaj

 

> 7th in PokerBaazi’s The Pride for ₹54,096

> 6th in PokerStars India’s Galactic Series-49 [Night on Stars] for ₹43,391

> 18th in Spartan Poker’s MS #33 – Wednesday Millionaire for ₹30,690

> 83rd in Spartan Poker’s MS #35 – Turbo PKO for ₹2,188

Vinayak Bajaj`s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹6.80 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹2.31 Crores | Titles Won in 2022: #11 | Annual Winnings: ₹1.36 Crores

The 8 PM Galactic Series-49 [Night on Stars] got in the books at 4:02 AM, and the top 39 finishers benefited from the ₹41,000 in overlay value added by the site.

Final Table Results

  1. Samay ‘LIM!TLE$$’ Singh Modi – ₹1,90,700
  2. Kartik ‘TheInternetKid’ Ved – ₹1,41,828
  3. Karan ‘The Annihilator’ Radia – ₹1,05,480
  4. Siddharth ‘gangnam gangi’ Gangwar – ₹78,448
  5. Ashit ‘Cringing’ Sharma – ₹58,343
  6. Vinayak ‘koi.toh.rok.lo’ Bajaj – ₹43,391
  7. Vaibhav ‘vaibsss’ Bhatia – ₹32,271
  8. muttonmm – ₹24,001
  9. Ashish ‘Spewushhhiiiii’ Ahuja – ₹17,850

 

Galactic Series-50 [Steller Stack 6-Max] – ₹5 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹2,750

Entries – 148

Re-entries – 104

Regular Prize Pool – ₹3,15,000

Bounty Prize Pool – ₹3,15,000

Total Prize Pool – ₹6,30,000

Places Paid – 35

The mid-stakes MTT crusher on PokerStars India, Clinton ‘Clinton Tavares’ Tavares fired four bullets before obstinately plowing through a 252-strong field in the site’s Wednesday marquee, ₹5 Lakhs GTD Galactic Series-50 [Steller Stack 6-max] to grab the winner’s due worth ₹1.33 Lakhs (₹80,635 in bounties). Sashank ‘TheTamizhDurrr’ Chakravarty bagged away ₹57,148 (₹4,375 in bounties) in second place.

Clinton Tavares
Clinton Tavares

 

Clinton Tavares ITM-ed three more events for ₹1.84 Lakhs overall.

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