IndiaPlays - Hand Challenge - Sticky

Daily Majors: Vivek Anand Baskey, Prakash Gupta, Anmol Narang, Ashit Sharma & Ritwik Khanna Champion the Tuesday Flagships

Daily Majors
  • Profile picture
  • Attreyee Khasnabis February 10, 2021
  • 7 Minutes Read

As the second day of the working week rolled in, the online MTT`s have also picked up steam. Spartan Poker’s ‘FABruary’ promotions once again dominated the action, with its ₹16 Lakhs GTD Mega Stack (Millionaire Bubble) offering the biggest prize pool guarantee of the day across all the online sites. Prakash Gupta championed the tourney, banking ₹3.48 Lakhs.

The former DPTX champion Vivek Anand Baskey banked the single-biggest score of Tuesday after winning Adda52’s ₹15 Lakhs The Mint for ₹3.72 Lakhs. Anmol Narang, Ashit Sharma, and Ritwik Khanna took down the other Tuesday marquee tourneys.

Here is a complete recap of the day`s action.


Spartan Poker

Spartan Poker’s ‘FABruary’ rolled out the ₹16 Lakhs GTD Mega Stack (Millionaire Bubble) last night. Running from 8 PM to 3:56 AM, the event locked in 598 entrants, gathering a guarantee-smashing ₹17.94 Lakhs prize pool. In the end, Prakash ’Robin Van Charsi’ Gupta overcame seasoned MTT pro Rajat ‘GoldSpot’ Sharma heads-up to claim the title and top prize of ₹3.48 Lakhs. Sharma took home ₹2.20 Lakhs for his runner-up finish, while Monday’s The Big Show third-place finisher, Ankur ‘Crimemastergogo’ Sehgal, came in third, yet again, for ₹1.59 Lakhs.

Prakash Gupta
Prakash Gupta


Prakash Gupta is fresh off a spectacular run at the IOPC January Edition, where he finished ITM in a jaw-dropping 67 events, narrowly missing the leaderboard top seat to Bhanu Prakash KC. His #2 rank fetched him ₹20 Lakhs in leaderboard prizes. He presently sits on ₹61.78 Lakhs in lifetime earnings, ₹26.30 Lakhs of which he has won on Spartan Poker.

Bhanu Prakash KC
Bhanu Prakash KC


Neha ‘Nkush’ Saini bubbled the Mega Stack in 56th place. The ‘Millionaire Bubble’ ensured that she won a free ticket to the Day 1A of the ₹1 Crore GTD The Millionaire set for February 12.

Spartan Poker’s ₹6.50 Lakhs GTD The Race was the other marquee tourney on offer. Unlike the Mega Stack, the event fell ₹36,500 short of its listed guarantee after registering 409 entries. Ashit ‘D. Carwin1’ Sharma took down the event for ₹1.30 Lakhs, with Mohd ‘KOF’ Imran placing runner-up for ₹86,645.

Ashit Sharma
Ashit Sharma


Ashit Sharma picked up FT scores in two other tourneys last night, namely, PokerBaazi’s Tuesday Turbo (3rd for ₹30,175) and Adda52′ Voyager (7th for ₹9,780), raking in ₹1.70 Lakhs in total winnings.

Day 2 of the UVS Series hosted six tournaments, and after the second day’s play, here are the leaderboard standings:

2Ravi 'Rvjn91' Jain1,362
3Pulkit 'MAAHI MAAREGAA' Mehra1,301
5It's Easy M'kay1,256
7Rahul 'GhatakTheGreat' Sengar1,000
8Shankara 'Clownfish' Pawan996
9Rohit '' jain977


PokerStars India

The ₹5 Lakhs GTD Sixth Sense led the charge on PokerStars India. The 7:30 PM tourney garnered 251 entries by the time late registration`s closed, generating a ₹5.02 Lakhs prize pool. The mystery user ‘chittu10’ was the only player standing once the tourney concluded at 2:33 PM. They bested online phenom Sagar ‘sagarpupull’ Choudhury (runner-up for ₹61,183) heads-up, banking a winner’s paycheque worth ₹85,479.

Runner-up Sagar Choudhury
Runner-up Sagar Choudhury


The Uppercut Mini was taken down by Himanshu ‘LetsFkinGo’ Sachdeva, who ran past 160 entries, including runner-up Jitendra ‘zxcvuiop’ Chordia, to claim the lion’s share of the ₹2 Lakhs prize pool worth ₹46,645 (₹19,204 in prize money, ₹27,441 in bounties). Chordia walked away with a second-place payout worth ₹18,582 (₹14,187 in prize money, ₹4,395 in bounties).

Himanshu Sachdeva
Himanshu Sachdeva


The ₹1 Lakh GTD Bigstack Turbo was the other event, besides the Sixth Sense, that awarded TLB points towards the ‘Star of the Month’ – February leaderboard race. Navaneesha ‘np406’ P shipped the event for ₹25,157. Amit ‘Nitin&AMIT9999’ Ayare finished runner-up for ₹18,582.

For the details on the “Star of the Month” promotion and the latest leaderboard standings, visit the promotions page.



PokerBaazi’s Tuesday staple tourney, the ₹12 Lakhs GTD The Endeavour, registered 294 participants resulting in a ₹1.71 Lakhs shortfall. Anmol ‘airball’ Narang locked horns with ‘DarkShark’ for the title. In the end, the former prevailed, pocketing the ₹2.65 Lakhs top prize. ‘DarkShark’ had to settle for a runner-up payday of ₹1.86 Lakhs. Narang also placed sixth in the Tuesday Turbo for ₹13,400, collecting ₹2.78 Lakhs overall last night.

Anmol Narang
Anmol Narang


Rising Star Ritwik ‘Ritwikkhanna’ Khanna raced past the 119-entry field in the ₹2.5 Lakhs GTD Tuesday Turbo to capture his third title of February and a cash prize of ₹67,000. Deep ‘ChristopherCoke’ Patel came in second for ₹46,925.

Ritwik Khanna
Ritwik Khanna




Adda52’s Tuesday special, The Mint, clocked in 396 entries, falling ₹1.14 Lakhs short of its ₹15 Lakhs prize pool guarantee. Vivek Anand ‘lildice666’ Baskey championed the event for ₹3.72 Lakhs after besting ‘Csat82’ (runner-up for ₹2.25 Lakhs) in heads-up play. The former DPTX ₹15K Burn N Turn champion now has ₹8.65 Lakhs in site-cashes.

Vivek Anand Baskey
Vivek Anand Baskey


The ₹2.75 Lakhs GTD Voyager was taken down by the anonymous user ‘factory123’ for ₹81,500. Pawan ‘_luffy_1x1’ Tez secured the runner-up spot for ₹49,389.

Pawan Tez
Pawan Tez


The other Tuesday winners were:

PlayerPrize AmonutEventPoker Site
Himanshu ‘pokerbrat7’ Arora₹1.09 LakhsUVS#12 Deepstack BOOST ₹4.95 Lakhs GTDSpartan Poker
factory123₹81,500Voyager ₹2.75 Lakhs GTDAdda52
Ritwik 'Ritwikkhanna' Khanna₹67,000Tuesday Turbo ₹2.5 Lakhs GTDPokerBaazi
Hakuna matata₹63,450Monster Stack ₹3 Lakhs GTDSpartan Poker
Himanshu ‘LetsFkinGo’ Sachdeva₹46,645Uppercut Mini ₹2 Lakhs GTDPokerStars India
Rajneesh ‘msdhoni Thakur₹45,000Turbo ₹1.5 Lakhs GTDPokerBaazi
Showkeeen₹35,180Night Rider – DeepStack Turbo ₹2.2 Lakhs GTDSpartan Poker
Ashish ‘Notoriouskonvict’ Nailwal₹30,000PLO BOOST Monster ₹1 Lakh GTDPokerBaazi
swAAMi₹30,0006-Max Holdem BOOST DST ₹1 Lakh GTDPokerBaazi
ASG 961₹29,539Ultrasonic ₹1.5 Lakhs GTDPokerStars India
Navaneesha 'np406' P₹25,157Bigstack Turbo ₹1 Lakh GTD

PokerStars India
Raj4₹24,000Battlefield Tuesday ₹1.2 Lakhs GTDPokerDangal
Sankalp 'wobbegong' Marwah₹18,322UVS#9 PLO Boost ₹90K GTDSpartan Poker
Poker_Basilisk₹18,072Afternoon on Stars ₹1 Lakh GTDPokerStars India
Garethparker₹8,000Grinder 2.0 ₹20K GTDKhelo365


Mega Stack 16 Lakhs GTD (Millionaire Bubble) – Spartan Poker

Buy-in – ₹3,300

Entries – 290

Re-entries – 100

Re-buys – 208

Prize Pool – ₹17,94,000

Places Paid – 55

One of the two Tuesday flagships alternating every week on Spartan Poker, the ₹16 Lakhs GTD Mega Stack (Millionaire Bubble), part of the site`s fantastic ‘FABruary’ promotion, registered a 598-entry field last night. The impressive turnout helped the event crush the listed guarantee by ₹1.94 Lakhs, and the top 55 places boarded the money bus.

Starting at 8 PM, the tourney culminated in the wee hours at 3:56 AM. When the dust settled, the IOPC January Edition leaderboard second-place finisher, Prakash ‘Robin Van Charsi’ Gupta, was the last player standing and won ₹3.48 Lakhs.

Accomplished MTT pro Rajat ‘GoldSpot’ Sharma placed runner-up for ₹2.20 Lakhs.

Ankur ‘Crimemastergogo’ Sehgal (3rd for ₹1.59 Lakhs), Young Gun Anmol ‘Anzzzzz’ Mehta (5th for ₹1.02 Lakhs), Gadadhar ‘Roohdaar’ Behera (6th for ₹78,577), and Dhinesh ‘kendralust’ Kumar (8th for ₹42,338) FT-ed the tourney.

The money bubble of the tourney, Neha ‘Nkush’ Saini, exited in 56th place, winning a free ticket to Day 1A of the ₹1 Crore GTD The Millionaire scheduled for February 12.

Runner-up Rajat Sharma
Runner-up Rajat Sharma


Final Table Results

  1. Prakash ’Robin Van Charsi’ Gupta – ₹3,48,036
  2. Rajat ‘GoldSpot’ Sharma – ₹2,20,662
  3. Ankur ‘Crimemastergogo’ Sehgal – ₹1,59,487
  4. atulkhurana – ₹1,28,989
  5. Anmol ‘Anzzzzz’ Mehta – ₹1,02,079
  6. Gadadhar ‘Roohdaar’ Behera – ₹78,577
  7. akshaykn20 – ₹58,484
  8. Dhinesh ‘kendralust’ Kumar – ₹42,338


The Mint 15 Lakhs GTD – Adda52

Buy-in – ₹3,850

Entries – 216

Re-entries – 180

Prize Pool – ₹15,00,000

Places Paid – 43

Adda52’s ₹15 Lakhs GTD The Mint signed up 396 runners on its latest Tuesday run, with the site filling in ₹1.14 Lakhs in overlays. Vivek Anand ‘lildice666’ Baskey came out on top to win ₹3.72 Lakhs after denying ‘Csat82’ (runner-up for ₹2.25 Lakhs) the title in heads-up play.

Baskey is a former DPT champion who had won the ₹15K Burn N Turn event at the DPTX Edition held in Sikkim in September 2018. His lifetime tally has crossed ₹9 Lakhs after last night`s win.

IOPC “Mastermind” Aniket ‘anteman’ Waghmare (4th for ₹1.20 Lakhs), Clinton ‘clinton_fern’ Fernandes (5th for ₹78,000), PokerGuru Ambassador Parikshit ‘gigsy’ Dhall (6th for ₹52,500), Sunil ‘paulite’ Saraf (7th for ₹41,250) and Nagendra ‘doravad’ Vadlamani (8th for ₹33,750) were the other known players on the FT.

Final Table Results

  1. Vivek Anand ‘lildice666’ Baskey – ₹3,72,000
  2. Csat82 – ₹2,25,000
  3. poker_king52 – ₹1,57,500
  4. Aniket ‘anteman’ Waghmare – ₹1,20,000
  5. Clinton ‘clinton_fern’ Fernandes – ₹78,000
  6. Parikshit ‘gigsy’ Dhall – ₹52,500
  7. Sunil ‘paulite’ Saraf – ₹41,250
  8. Nagendra ‘doravad’ Vadlamani – ₹33,750


The Endeavour 12 Lakhs GTD – PokerBaazi

Buy-in – ₹3,850

Entries – 175

Re-entries – 119

Prize Pool – ₹12,00,000

Places Paid – 36

PokerBaazi’s ₹12 Lakhs GTD Endeavour could only muster 294 entries, falling ₹1.71 Lakhs short of the listed guarantee.

Site regular Anmol ‘airball’ Narang outlasted the player-field after seven hours of play to take home the ₹2.65 Lakhs up-top. ‘DarkShark’ finished runner-up for ₹1.86 Lakhs.

Anmol Narang scored another FT finish in the ₹2.5 Lakhs GTD Tuesday Turbo, placing sixth for ₹13,400 to improve his site cashes to ₹11.22 Lakhs.

The reg-studded final table featured the likes of former IOPC – The Crown champion Harshit ‘Harshit114’ Sanghi (3rd for ₹1.20 Lakhs), Naman ‘KidPoker09’ Puri (4th for ₹88,560), Priyank ‘Piko1432’ Kothari (5th for ₹66,480), Monday’s The Big Show third-place finisher Ankur ‘Stonecold’ Sehgal (6th for ₹53,160), and Palash ‘nutshainbro’ Nandwani (8th for ₹35,400).

This was Ankur Sehgal’s second FT finish on Tuesday. He placed third in Spartan Poker’s Mega Stack for ₹1.59 Lakhs.

Final Table Results

  1. Anmol ‘airball’ Narang – ₹2,65,080
  2. DarkShark – ₹1,86,000
  3. Harshit ‘Harshit114’ Sanghi – ₹1,19,640
  4. Naman ‘KidPoker09’ Puri – ₹88,560
  5. Priyank ‘Piko1432’ Kothari – ₹66,480
  6. Ankur ‘Stonecold’ Sehgal – ₹53,160
  7. Krifard – ₹44,160
  8. Palash ‘nutshainbro’ Nandwani – ₹35,400


The Race 6.50 Lakhs GTD – Spartan Poker

Buy-in – ₹1,650

Entries – 231

Re-entries – 62

Re-buys – 116

Prize Pool – ₹6,50,000

Places Paid – 39

The ₹6.50 Lakhs GTD Race logged in 409 entries, overlaying ₹36,500. The 9:30 PM tourney went on till 5:09 AM, with MTT reg Ashit ‘D. Carwin1’ Sharma navigating his way to the top to win ₹1.30 Lakhs. Mohd ‘KOF’ Imran came in second for ₹86,645.

Sharma had an eventful Tuesday night as he lapped up two other FT finishes, breaching the ₹1.44 Crore-mark in lifetime earnings. His other deep runs were:

  • 3rd in the Tuesday Turbo for ₹30,175
  • 7th in the Voyager for ₹9,780


Ram ‘H@ngman23’ Kakkar (3rd for ₹63,375), Priyank ‘Piko’ Kothari (5th for ₹40,105), and Sandeep ‘hawes’ Bhatnagar (8th for ₹16,380) FT-ed the tourney.

Final Table Results

  1. Ashit ‘D. Carwin1’ Sharma – ₹1,30,325
  2. Mohd ‘KOF’ Imran – ₹86,645
  3. Ram ‘H@ngman23’ Kakkar – ₹63,375
  4. Shade45 – ₹51,155
  5. Priyank ‘Piko’ Kothari – ₹40,105
  6. eightofspades – ₹30,355
  7. Daakudaddy – ₹22,295
  8. Sandeep ‘hawes’ Bhatnagar – ₹16,380


Sixth Sense 5 Lakhs GTD PokerStars India

Buy-in – ₹2,200

Entries – 251

Re-entries – 105

Total Prize Pool – ₹5,02,000

Regular Prize Pool – ₹2,51,000

Bounty Prize Pool – ₹2,51,000

Places Paid – 47

PokerStars India’s 7.30 PM attraction, the ₹5 Lakhs GTD Sixth Sense, gathered 251 entries to surpass its advertised guarantee by ₹2,000.

After firing three bullets, ‘chittu10’ championed the tourney, collecting ₹85,479 (₹45,795 in prize money, ₹39,684 in bounties), with Sagar ‘sagarpupull’ Choudhury finishing runner-up for ₹61,183 (₹32,999 in prize money, ₹28,184 in bounties).

The runner-up Choudhury is currently ranked #3 in the annual leaderboard standings with ₹61.70 Lakhs in recorded earnings in 2021. His lifetime tally stands tall at ₹5.61 Crores.

Harsh ‘harsh1327’ Bubna (3rd for ₹45,021), Jaideep ‘Nnomadas’ Sajwan (4th for ₹25,134), and Partho ‘SpidermanIndia’ Datta (7th for ₹8,227) also FT-ed the tourney.

Final Table Results (Includes Bounties)

  1. chittu10 – ₹85,479
  2. Sagar ‘sagarpupull’ Choudhury – ₹61,183
  3. Harsh ‘harsh1327’ Bubna – ₹45,021
  4. Jaideep ‘Nnomadas’ Sajwan – ₹25,134
  5. Clinton Tavares – ₹16,409
  6. sachinrt10 – ₹13,397
  7. Partho ‘SpidermanIndia’ Datta – ₹8,227


UVS#12 Deepstack BOOST 4.95 Lakhs GTD – Spartan Poker

Buy-in – ₹1,650

Entries – 179

Re-entries – 54

Re-buys – 112

Prize Pool – ₹5,17,500

Places Paid – 31

The ₹4.95 Lakhs GTD UVS#12 Deepstack BOOST pulled in 345 participants who ponied up ₹1,650 to enter, and the top 31 places took a slice off the guarantee smashing ₹5.17 Lakhs prize pool.

Racing past the competition was Himanshu ‘pokerbrat7’ Arora, who walked away with a cash prize of ₹1.09 Lakhs after defeating Manish ‘manish.89’ Kumar Mundhara (runner-up for ₹73,692) heads-up.

Himanshu Arora
Himanshu Arora



Voyager 2.75 Lakhs GTD – Adda52

Buy-in – ₹1,100

Entries – 186

Re-entries – 140

Prize Pool – ₹3,26,000

Places Paid – 34

The 9:30 PM Voyager garnered a ₹3.26 Lakhs prize pool. The tourney went on till 3.37 AM, with ‘factory123’ shipping the tourney for ₹81,500. Pawan ‘_luffy_1x1’ Tez finished runner-up for ₹49,389.

Ashit ‘nexus010’ Sharma (7th for ₹9,780) and Abhishek ‘abhi_1234’ Jaiswal (8th for ₹8,150) also FT-ed the tourney.


Tuesday Turbo 2.5 Lakhs GTD – PokerBaazi

Buy-in – ₹2,200

Entries – 76

Re-entries – 43

Prize Pool – ₹2,50,000

Places Paid – 15

PokerBaazi`s 9 PM Special ₹2.5 Lakhs GTD Tuesday Turbo had Rising Star Ritwik ‘Ritwikkhanna’ Khanna taking down the title for ₹67,000. Deep ‘ChristopherCoke’ Patel came in second for 46,925.

Runner-up Deep Patel
Runner-up Deep Patel


The Race champion Ashit ‘nexus010’ Sharma (3rd for ₹30,175), Mohit ‘imohitahuja21’ Ahuja (4th for ₹22,350), The Endeavour winner Anmol ‘airball’ Narang (6th for ₹13,400) and site regular Taliwabang ‘Meverick’ Jamir (8th for ₹8,925) FT-ed the tourney.


Uppercut Mini 2 Lakhs GTD – PokerStars India

Buy-in – ₹1,375

Entries – 102

Re-entries – 58

Total Prize Pool – ₹2,00,000

Regular Prize Pool – ₹1,00,000

Bounty Prize Pool – ₹1,00,000

Places Paid – 29

Starting off 90 minutes after the Sixth Sense was PokerStars India’s Uppercut Mini. The ₹2 Lakhs GTD tourney wrangled in 160 entries to just about break-even on its listed guarantee.

Himanshu ‘LetsFkinGo’ Sachdeva grabbed the title for ₹46,645 (₹19,204 in prize money, ₹27,441 in bounties), with Jitendra ‘zxcvuiop’ Chordia finishing runner-up for ₹18,582 (₹14,187 in prize money, ₹4,395 in bounties). Sachdeva boasts of ₹59.95 Lakhs in lifetime earnings.

Runner-up Jitendra Chordia
Jitendra Chordia


Piyush ‘noname3006’ Nanda (6th for ₹6,101) and Vasu ‘Aggrolegend’ Ramanan (7th for ₹8,625) FT-ed the tourney.


Battlefield Tuesday 1.2 Lakhs GTD – PokerDangal

Buy-in – ₹1,100

Entries – 66

Re-entries – 29

Prize Pool – ₹1,20,000

Places Paid – 15

PokerDangal’s ₹1 Lakh GTD Battlefield Tuesday brought in 95 entries, overlaying ₹25,000. The anonymous user ‘Raj4’ came out on top to win ₹24,000, just as Ajit Singh ‘ace_bob’ Arora finished runner-up for ₹17,500.

Runner-up Ajit Singh Arora
Runner-up Ajit Singh Arora


Udit ‘V4vendetta’ Agarwal (4th for ₹9,500), and Bidya ‘Ankit420’ Shankar (6th for ₹5,000) FT-ed the tourney.


Bigstack Turbo 1 Lakh GTD PokerStars India

Buy-in – ₹1,100

Entries – 46

Re-entries – 26

Prize Pool – ₹1,00,000

Places Paid – 13

Navaneesha ‘np406’ P overcame the 72-entry field in the ₹1 Lakh GTD Bigstack Turbo to win ₹25,157. Amit ‘Nitin&AMIT9999’ Ayare finished runner-up for ₹18,582.

Anmolraj ‘modi chai wala’ Singh Chawla (5th for ₹7,489) and Swapnil ‘pokpom1’ Patil (7th for ₹4,086) FT-ed the tourney.

All 13 ITM finishers earned TLB points towards the “Star of the Month” – February leaderboard race.


Grinder 2.0 20K GTD – Khelo365

Buy-in – ₹275

Entries – 39

Re-entries – 18

Prize Pool – ₹20,000

Places Paid – 6

Khelo365’s daily fixture, the ₹20K GTD Grinder 2.0, was taken down by ‘Garethparker’ for ₹8,000. ‘Rishteypyaarke’ finished runner-up for ₹4,200.


This report was updated at 3:30 PM on 10.02.2021.

Keep following PokerGuru for daily updates on the biggest winners across the major domestic networks!

0 0 votes
Article Rating
Notify of
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments

Top Online Poker Rooms