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Deepak Singh Dominates the Sunday Charts, Wins ₹1 Crore GTD FTS #13 – Supreme on Spartan Poker For ₹20.77 Lakhs

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  • Attreyee Khasnabis March 7, 2022
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After three long weeks of lukewarm action, this past Sunday was a blistering one! While the fourth edition of the Final Table Series has been running on Spartan Poker and other associated sites since March 4, the second edition of PokerBaazi`s National Poker Series got going yesterday, making for an electrifying Sunday.

The first of two multi-flight events of FTS 4.0, 1 Crore GTD FTS #13 – Supreme, concluded last night, with Deepak Singh winning the FTS Gold Medallion and a career-best 20.77 Lakhs. Singh scored in three more events, picking up 20.97 Lakhs across his Sunday run.

Abhimanyu Mittal was a close contender to win the FTS Supreme title, but in the end, he had to settle for a runner-up finish worth 16.82 Lakhs, courtesy of a heads-up deal. His Sunday earnings touched 17.62 Lakhs on the back of six ITM finishes.

Kshithesh Siraboina (Won FTS #11 – Sunday Special for 10.74 Lakhs), Mritunjay Singh (Won FTS #12 for 2.67 Lakhs), Archit Saraogi (Won FTS #10 for 1.91 Lakhs), and Unnikrishnan Nair (Won FTS #9 for 1.86 Lakhs) took down the other FTS marquees.

Day 1 of the NPS 2.0 declared six champions, and headlining the list was Areyann Gurbaxani, who took down the 30 Lakhs GTD NPS#4 Sunday Marathon for 6.79 Lakhs.

Avijit Jaiswal banked 4.57 Lakhs for winning the NPS#1 Kick-Off, while Amit Tejura took home 3.16 Lakhs for his outright victory in NPS#2 Evening Slam Dunk.

Rishab Malik (Won NPS#3 Sunday Deepdive for 2.45 Lakhs), PokerGuru Ambassador Jayjit Ray (Won NPS#5 PLO Deepdive for 2.14 Lakhs), and Young Gun Anuj Yadav (Won NPS#6 SPRINT for 2.62 Lakhs) won the other NPS Gold Medals on Day 1 of the series.

PokerGuru Ambassador Vivek Singh was the second player from PokerGuru Staking who made the Sunday winners list for taking down the Adda52 Millions for 7.37 Lakhs. The MTT pro has been a consistent winner and notched up 8.10 Lakhs in Sunday winnings through five ITM finishes. Vishal Ojha won the other Sunday flagship on Adda52, Mega Suits, for a career-best 6.12 Lakhs.

Myron Pereira championed PokerStars India’s Sunday Special Progressive KO, taking home 2.55 Lakhs, while Shravan Chhabria won the Sunday Highroller for 2.39 Lakhs.

Himanshu Kataria, Anurag Srivastava, Rakshit Vedh, Shrey Baj, Shiv Chugh, and Vishal Singh won the other Sunday marquees.

Here are the Sunday highlights!

 

Spartan Poker

Day 3 of the FTS 4.0 delivered another action-packed day of MTTs and saw four players winning FTS Medallions.

FTS #13 – Supreme – 1 Crore GTD

Buy-in – 8,800

Total Entries – 900

Total Re-entries – 208

Total Rebuys – 553

Prize Pool – 1,32,88,000

Total Survivors – 256 (183)

Places Paid – 255

Deepak ‘Optimist’ Singh overcame a whopping 1,661-entry field in Spartan Poker’s weekend flagship 1 Crore GTD FTS #13 – Supreme, banking a career-best 20.77 Lakhs. The 29-year-old poker reg from Jaipur chopped the title heads-up with Abhimanyu ‘Asraat Manfi’ Mittal (2nd for 16.82 Lakhs). In addition to the prize money, Singh bagged the FTS Gold Medallion and a seat on the FTS The Masters Table.

Deepak Singh ended the night with 20.97 Lakhs in overall winnings on the back of four ITM finishes, which include:

> 1st in Spartan Poker’s FTS #13 – Supreme for 20,77,875

> 21st in PokerBaazi’s NPS#6 SPRINT for 11,753

> 38th in PokerBaazi’s NPS#5 PLO DEEPDIVE for 5,730

> 111th in PokerBaazi’s NPS#2 EVENING SLAM DUNK for 2,447

Deepak Singh’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: 2.50 Crores | Lifetime Profits: 70.67 Lakhs | Titles Won in 2022: #5

Abhimanyu Mittal amassed 17.62 Lakhs in Sunday winnings after scoring in six events. His ITM finishes include:

Abhimanyu Mittal
Abhimanyu Mittal

 

> 2nd in Spartan Poker’s FTS #13 – Supreme for 17,25,815

> 39th in Adda52’s Mega Suits for 13,750

> 88th in PokerBaazi’s NPS#4 SUNDAY MARATHON for 8,686

> 74th in PokerBaazi’s NPS#1 KICK-OFF for 7,524

> 87th in PokerBaazi’s NPS#2 EVENING SLAM DUNK for 3,577

> 80th in PokerBaazi’s NPS#6 SPRINT for 3,540

The 8,800 buy-in event logged in a guarantee-crushing 1,661 entries across four starting flights, blowing away its eight-figure prize pool guarantee to smithereens. The ₹1.33 Crores in prize money was distributed among the top 255 places.

Abhijeet ‘TheSupremeOne’ Kumar (3rd for 8.79 Lakhs), Young Gun Neel ‘Worm33’ Joshi (6th for 4.06 Lakhs), Nitesh ‘KATIYAR11’ Katiyar (7th for 2.86 Lakhs), and Shashank ‘gtoexploiter77’ Jain (8th for 1.86 Lakhs) also FT-ed the weekend flagship.

Young Gun Kanchan ‘Midge Maisel’ Sharma (10th for 1.33 Lakhs), Sanish ‘Sanish21’ Chhabra (13th for 1227 Lakhs), Amit ‘Kavipri’ Gehani (15th for 1.13 Lakhs), Rising Star Ritwik ‘Fisherman1997’ Khanna (16th for 99,660), Simon ‘BustedFlush’ Mint (19th for 86,372), and Young Gun Gaurav ‘mozzie17’ Sood (20th for 86,372) were the other known names who finished in the money.

Deepak Singh
Deepak Singh

 

Final Table Results

  1. Deepak ‘Optimist’ Singh – 20,77,875*
  2. Abhimanyu ‘Asraat Manfi’ Mittal – 16,82,629*
  3. Abhijeet ‘TheSupremeOne’ Kumar – 8,79,666
  4. OMG_s1mple – 5,97,960
  5. elder_flower – 4,75,710
  6. Neel ‘Worm33’ Joshi – 4,06,879
  7. Nitesh ‘KATIYAR11’ Katiyar – 2,86,622
  8. Shashank ‘gtoexploiter77’ Jain – 1,86,032

*denotes heads-up deal

 

FTS #11 – Sunday Special – 50 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – 11,000

Entries – 278

Re-entries – 94

Rebuys – 182

Prize Pool – 55,40,000

Places Paid – 55

Kshithesh ‘tobirama’ Siraboina pipped the more experienced Siddarth ‘PeterPunter’ Singhvi heads-up to win the 50 Lakhs GTD FTS #11 – Sunday Special for 10.74 Lakhs and the FTS Gold Medallion. Singhvi settled for a second-place payout worth 6.81 Lakhs.

Kshithesh Siraboina’s Spartan Poker stats: Site Winnings: 21.32 Lakhs | Site Profits: 2.64 Lakhs

Last night, Siddarth Singhvi scored in three events, raking in 9.69 Lakhs (cumulatively). His ITM finishes include:

> 2nd in Spartan Poker’s FTS #11 – Sunday Special for 6,81,420

> 4th in Adda52 Millions for 2,44,800

> 53rd in Spartan Poker’s FTS #13 Supreme for 43,186

The freshly recruited PokerGuru Ambassador Chandan ‘Flow Like Water’ Arora was among the players who bagged multiple scores yesterday. He raked in 5.79 Lakhs on the back of five ITM finishes, which include:

Chandan Arora
Chandan Arora

 

> 3rd in Spartan Poker’s FTS #11 – Sunday Special for 4,92,506

> 80th in Spartan Poker’s FTS #13 Supreme for 43,319

> 15th in PokerBaazi’s NPS#1 KICK-OFF for 34,884

> 44th in Spartan Poker’s FTS #12 for 5,441

> 114th in PokerStars India’s Sunday Special – Progressive KO for 3,750

Siddarth Singhvi
Siddarth Singhvi

 

Final Table Results

  1. Kshithesh ‘tobirama’ Siraboina – 10,74,760
  2. Siddarth ‘PeterPunter’ Singhvi – 6,81,420
  3. Chandan ‘Flow Like Water’ Arora – 4,92,506
  4. suman4456 – 3,98,326
  5. Anuj ‘tittooTauji’ Yadav – 3,15,226
  6. bluechipp – 2,42,652
  7. Raghav ‘thatssosick’ Bansal – 1,80,604
  8. Mohammad ‘Cupid stunt’ Azhar – 1,30,744

 

FTS #12 – 12.50 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – 1,650

Entries – 454

Re-entries – 138

Rebuys – 338

Prize Pool – 13,95,000

Places Paid – 87

Mritunjay ‘Nahi chahiye’ Singh took down Spartan Poker’s 12.50 Lakhs GTD FTS #12 for 2.67 Lakhs and the FTS Medallion, while Rahul ‘Vasili Arkhipov’ Lal collected 1.66 Lakhs in second place.

Mritunjay Singh`s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: 8.57 Lakhs | Titles Won:# 21

Poker coach Abhishek ‘MambaMentality’ Goindi (4th for 92,070) was the only known name on the final table.

Rahul Lal
Rahul Lal

 

Final Table Results

  1. Mritunjay ‘Nahi chahiye’ Singh – 2,67,143
  2. Rahul ‘Vasili Arkhipov’ Lal – 1,66,284
  3. TheProtagonist – 1,18,994
  4. Abhishek ‘MambaMentality’ Goindi – 92,070
  5. NoConnection – 72,540
  6. Emma Raducanu – 56,777
  7. TheMeisTeR – 41,989
  8. ZindagiJuaHai – 28,877

 

FTS #10 – 10 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – 1,100

Entries – 537

Re-entries – 147

Rebuys – 438

Prize Pool – ₹11,22,000

Places Paid – 95

Archit ‘Archit789’ Saraogi was the last player standing in the 10 Lakhs GTD FTS #10, and collected a winner’s paycheque worth 1.91 Lakhs. Ashish ‘X– factor’ Pareek finished runner-up for 1.54 Lakhs.

Archit Saraogi also cashed in PokerBaazi’s NPS#1 KICK-OFF (87th for 6,498), netting 1.98 Lakhs (overall). His online stats: Lifetime Winnings: 1.38 Crores | Titles Won: #73

Archit Saraogi
Archit Saraogi

 

Final Table Results

  1. Archit ‘Archit789’ Saraogi – 1,91,873
  2. Ashish ‘X– factor’ Pareek – 1,54,376
  3. Dhinesh ‘kendralust’ Kumar – 94,472
  4. Buhr ‘C@rnage’ Advirkar – 72,369
  5. Indianthug – 57,334
  6. 6. Sanket ‘GentleMonster’ Arora – 44,656
  7. MichaelScarn – 32,538
  8. Mohdasim0007 – 22,238

 

FTS #9 – 8 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – 1,650

Entries – 351

Re-entries – 78

Rebuys – 275

Prize Pool – 10,56,000

Places Paid – 63

After almost eight hours of non-stop action, Unnikrishnan ‘swimminwdafishies’ Nair emerged as the champion in the 8 Lakhs GTD FTS #9, banking 1.86 Lakhs. He chopped the title heads-up with Varun ‘buffalosoldier’ Meena (2nd for 1.45 Lakhs).

Unnikrishnan Nair
Unnikrishnan Nair

 

Final Table Results

  1. Unnikrishnan ‘swimminwdafishies’ Nair – 1,86,867*
  2. Varun ‘buffalosoldier’ Meena – 1,45,126*
  3. Emma Raducanu – 92,400
  4. Akshat ‘doubledown’ Sharma – 73,392
  5. Angelic30 – 57,552
  6. Chaitanya ‘baz’ Dhingra – 45,091
  7. NoConnection – 33,898
  8. Sreekanth ‘GL1DE’ Narayan – 24,077

*denotes a heads-up deal

After three days and 13 tournaments, Nitin ‘NITINBAD’ Rawat (2,791 points) sits on top of the FTS 4.0 leaderboard standings. PokerGuru Ambassador Vivek ‘KasolHieghts’ Singh (1,544 points) and Siddharth ‘FLIPOpotamus’ Kadel (1,333 points) are a distant second and third in points.

FTS 4.0 Leaderboard Standings After Day 3

RankPlayerPoints
1Nitin 'NITINBAD' Rawat2,791
2Vivek 'KasolHieghts' Singh1,544
3Siddharth 'FLIPOpotamus' Kadel1,333
4Unnikrishnan 'swimminwdafishies' Nair1,298
5Abhimanyu 'Asraat Manfi' Mittal1,229
6Rahul 'Vasili Arkipov' Lal1,212
7Mangubansal1,116
8Archit 'Archit789' Saraogi1,073
9mukuw1,045
10Mritunjay 'Nahi chahiye' Singh1,018

Shrey ‘Kingsb30’ Baj (Sunday Kick-off 1.50 Lakhs GTD for 39,375), Shiv ‘cheekychugh’ Chugh (Reloaded 1.50 Lakhs GTD for 33,225), and ‘Renben888’ (Sunday Night Rider 1.25 Lakhs GTD for 27,806) shipped the other Spartan Poker marquees.

 

PokerBaazi

The much-awaited second edition of the 18.50+ Crores GTD National Poker Series hit the ground running yesterday. The opening day crowned six champions, and the 50 Lakhs GTD NPS Value Mine played out Qualifier 1.

NPS#4 Sunday Marathon – 30 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – 4,400

Entries – 461

Re-entries – 526

Prize Pool – 39,48,000

Places Paid – 117

It was a scorching opening for the National Poker Series last evening, and one of the day`s featured events, 30 Lakhs GTD NPS#4 Sunday Marathon, turned out to be quite the crowd puller. The 4,400 buy-in event logged in 987 entries, creating a guarantee-smashing 39.48 Lakhs prize pool (over 30% more than its advertised guarantee).

The upcoming streamer Areyann ‘kreishhAA’ Gurbaxani championed the event to win his first NPS Gold Medal and a career-best 6.79 Lakhs. Imdad ‘rahuljohn1983’ Ahmed (2nd for 4.76 Lakhs) and Anirudh ‘flash1’ Reddy (3rd for 3.09 Lakhs) collected the Silver and Bronze medals, respectively.

Areyann Gurbaxani added two more ITM finishes, altogether adding 6.98 Lakhs. His online stats: Lifetime Winnings: 82.53 Lakhs | Lifetime Profits: 13.81 Lakhs | Titles Won in 2022: #5

Areyann Gurbaxani
Areyann Gurbaxani

 

Final Table Results

  1. Areyann ‘kreishhAA’ Gurbaxani – 6,79,451
  2. Imdad ‘rahuljohn1983’ Ahmed – 4,76,129
  3. Anirudh ‘flash1’ Reddy – 3,08,734
  4. Prami – 2,28,194
  5. Gokul ‘Nygma’ Raj – 1,70,159
  6. Sameer ‘Killersam’ Tavanandi – 1,37,785
  7. Siddharth ‘GangnamGangi’ Gangwar – 1,14,097
  8. Aditya ‘KesarDa’ Kesharwani – 90,804

 

NPS#1 Kick-Off – 25 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – 2,750

Entries – 646

Re-entries – 722

Prize Pool – 34,20,000

Places Paid – 144

The former IOPC – The Crown runner-up finisher, Avijit ‘SwangoRay’ Jaiswal, decimated a 1,368-entry strong field in the NPS series-opener 25 Lakhs GTD NPS#1 Kick-Off, banking a personal-best (on PokerBaazi) 4.57 Lakhs and his first NPS Gold medal. A heads-up deal saw the user ‘Abhipb5112’ collecting an even better 5.20 Lakhs for their runner-up finish.

Avijit Jaiswal cashed in two more events, collectively banking 5.12 Lakhs. His online stats: Lifetime Winnings: 2.77 Crores | Lifetime Profits: 1.15 Crores | Titles Won in 2022: #2

BTR staking owner and coach Young Gun Sahil ‘bluffme19’ Chutani pulled out another stunning Sunday run with five deep runs (including two FT finishes), adding over 3.68 Lakhs.

Sahil Chutani
Sahil Chutani

 

 

His ITM finishes include:

> 5th in PokerBaazi’s NPS#1 Kick-Off for 1.44+Lakhs

> 3rd in PokerBaazi’s NPS#2 Evening Slam Dunk for 1.44 Lakhs

> 17th in Spartan Poker’s FTS #11 – Sunday Special for 60,386

> 183rd in Spartan Poker’s FTS #13 – Supreme for 13,820

> 49th in PokerBaazi’s NPS#3 Sunday Deepdive for 5,534

Sahil Chutani’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: 4.45 Crores | Lifetime Profits: 2.31 Crores | Annual Winnings: 86.56 Lakhs | Ranked #3 in the Annual Winnings Leaderboard Standings (Total Cashes)

The series-opener NPS #1 Kick-Off saw the top 144 places trying to cash in as big a piece as possible from the guarantee-crushing 34.20 Lakhs prize pool.

Avijit Jaiswal
Avijit Jaiswal

 

Final Table Results

  1. Avijit ‘SwangoRay’ Jaiswal – 4,57,442*
  2. Abhipb5112 – 5,19,994*
  3. Yogiraj ‘Yogiraj’ Singh – 2,61,288
  4. Pradip ‘Nit2Donk’ Ghosh – 1,93,572
  5. Sahil ‘bluffme19’ Chutani – 1,44,324
  6. bungakat – 1,16,622
  7. Prabhat ‘greatgatsby’ Paliya – 97,128
  8. Pritam1301 – 77,292

*denotes a heads-up deal

 

NPS#2 Evening Slam Dunk – 15 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – 1,650

Entries – 608

Re-entries – 647

Prize Pool – 18,82,500

Places Paid – 144

The APT#2 Monsterstack champion Amit ‘Zombiefish’ Tejura grabbed his career-first NPS Gold medal in the 15 Lakhs GTD NPS#2 Evening Slam Dunk, netting a career-best 3.16 Lakhs.

Atishay ‘nutscracker’ Samuel (2nd for 2.22 Lakhs) and NPS#1 Kick-Off fifth-place finisher Sahil ‘bluffme19’ Chutani (3rd for 1.44 Lakhs) secured podium finishes.

Amit Tejura also cashed the NPS#3 Sunday Deepdive (90th for 2,913), collectively banking 6.87 Lakhs. His online stats (on PokerBaazi & Spartan Poker): Lifetime Winnings: 24.02 Lakhs | Lifetime Profits: 4.26 Lakhs

Bharat ‘Thinkfloyd’ Vasan ITM-ed three events yesterday, collectively adding 82,670. His FT finishes include:

> 6th in PokerBaazi’s NPS#2 Evening Slam Dunk for 64,193

> 3rd in PokerStars India’s Big Bubble Rush for 13,477

Amit Tejura
Amit Tejura

 

Final Table Results

  1. Amit ‘Zombiefish’ Tejura – 3,16,260
  2. Atishay ‘nutscracker’ Samuel – 2,21,759
  3. Sahil ‘bluffme19’ Chutani – 1,43,823
  4. Vinay ‘Vinstill’ B – 1,06,550
  5. Kunal ‘VasooliChacha’ Patni – 79,442
  6. Bharat ‘Thinkfloyd’ Vasan – 64,193
  7. Arsh ‘Button_Hai_Bro’ Grover – 53,463
  8. Pavankiran ‘rootahuamachi’ Bellamkonda – 42,545

 

NPS#3 Sunday Deepdive – 12 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – 1,375

Entries – 571

Re-entries – 593

Prize Pool – 14,55,000

Places Paid – 135

The EndBoss 2020 fifth-place finisher & former The Millionaire champion, Rishab ‘ryuk’ Malik, topped the 12 Lakhs GTD NPS#3 Sunday Deepdive to collect his first NPS Gold medal and 2.45 Lakhs in prize money. Shagun ‘Sogani22’ Jain finished runner-up for 1.72 Lakhs.

Rishab Malik charted a trailblazing run yesterday, finishing in the money in 11 events for a total take-home worth 4.39 Lakhs. His ITM finishes include:

> 1st in PokerBaazi’s NPS#3 Sunday Deepdive for 2.45 Lakhs

> 5th in PokerStars India’s Sunday Highroller for 83,511

> 24th in Spartan Poker’s FTS #11 – Sunday Special for 37,219

> 29th in Adda52 Millions for 23,040

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