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The action never stops at Spartan Poker! One of India’s leading online poker sites, Spartan Poker, has a power-packed April in store for poker lovers! While the site’s ‘Daily Poker Marathon’ has kept the MTT players more than occupied, the site recently rolled out the country’s biggest cash game promotion, ‘The Great Cash Pitch,’ to commemorate the start of the 2021 IPL.
The low to mid-stakes players now have a reason to rejoice as the site has brought back the Ultimate Value Series (UVS).
The fourth UVS edition of 2021 kicked off on April 12 and will make a week-long sojourn till April 18. With buy-ins ranging from a very affordable ₹110 to ₹3,300, the series promises a hefty ₹1+ Crore in guaranteed prizes, offering unmatched value for the small stakes players.
The crown jewel of the series is indubitably the ₹10 Lakhs GTD UVS#37 Main Event that will take place on the final day of the series, i.e., April 18.
UVS April Schedule
|Date||Time||Event||Buy-in (₹)||GTD (₹)|
|April 12||11 AM||UVS #1||₹220||₹1.2 Lakhs|
|April 12||1 PM||UVS #2||₹330||₹1.3 Lakhs|
|April 12||3 PM||UVS #3||₹165||₹70K|
|April 12||5 PM||UVS #4||₹550||₹1.85 Lakhs|
|April 12||8:30 PM||UVS #5 - The Centurian||₹165||₹1 Lakh|
|April 12||11 PM||UVS #6 - Monster Stack||₹1,100||₹4.65 Lakhs|
|April 13||11 AM||UVS #7 - BOOST||₹330||₹1.40 Lakhs|
|April 13||1 PM||UVS #8 - BOOST||₹165||₹90K|
|April 13||3 PM||UVS #9 - PLO - BOOST||₹275||₹1.1 Lakhs|
|April 13||5 PM||UVS #10 - BOOST||₹550||₹1.5 Lakhs|
|April 13||8:30 PM||UVS #11 - The Centurion - Deepstack BOOST||₹165||₹2 Lakhs|
|April 13||11 PM||UVS #12 - Deepstack BOOST||₹1,650||₹4.85 Lakhs|
|April 14||11 AM||UVS #13 - 6 Max||₹165||₹65K|
|April 14||1 PM||UVS #14 - 6 Max||₹220||₹95K|
|April 14||3 PM||UVS #15 - PLO - 6 Max||₹330||₹1 Lakh|
|April 14||5 PM||UVS #16 - 6 Max||₹660||₹2 Lakhs|
|April 14||8:30 PM||UVS #17 - The Centurion - 6 Max R+A||₹110||₹1.15 Lakhs|
|April 14||11 PM||UVS #18 - 6 Max||₹990||₹5.25 Lakhs|
|April 15||11 AM||UVS #19 - Deepstack||₹330||₹1.1 Lakhs|
|April 15||1 PM||UVS #20 - Deepstack||₹165||₹70K|
|April 15||3 PM||UVS #21 - PLO - Monster Stack||₹275||₹95K|
|April 15||5 PM||UVS #22 - Deepstack||₹330||₹1 Lakh|
|April 15||8:30 PM||UVS #23 - Golden Vault||₹550||₹3.75 Lakhs|
|April 15||11 PM||UVS #24 - Monster Stack||₹1,100||₹4.65 Lakhs|
|April 16||11 AM||UVS #25 - KO||₹240||₹70K|
|April 16||1 PM||UVS #26 - PKO||₹120||₹50K|
|April 16||5 PM||UVS #27 - KO||₹700||₹1 Lakh|
|April 16||8:30 PM||UVS #28 - PKO||₹650||₹1.10 Lakhs|
|April 16||11 PM||UVS #29 - Deepstack - PKO||₹1,200||₹4 Lakhs|
|April 17||11 AM||UVS #30||₹110||₹50K|
|April 17||1 PM||UVS #31||₹275||₹1.1 Lakhs|
|April 17||8 PM||UVS #32 High Roller||₹3,300||₹20 Lakhs|
|April 17||8:30 PM||UVS #33 The Centurion||₹110||₹40K|
|April 17||11 PM||UVS #34||₹1,100||₹4.1 Lakhs|
|April 18||11 AM||UVS #35||₹165||₹65K|
|April 18||3 PM||UVS #36||₹330||₹1.1 Lakhs|
|April 18||9:30 PM||UVS #37 - Main Event||₹1,100||₹10 Lakhs|
|April 18||11 PM||UVS #38 - Monster Stack||₹880||₹3.75 Lakhs|
UVS Main Event
The showstopper of the series, the UVS#37 Main Event that boasts a 10 Lakhs prize pool guarantee, will start at 9:30 PM on April 18. With an affordable 1,100 entry buy-in, the Main Event is assured to pull in the crowds.
The UVS has hosted three editions this year with Mahesh ‘mariokart’ Shyamsundar (January Edition for ₹1.91 Lakhs), Anirudh ‘flash’ Reddy (February Edition for ₹1.91 Lakhs), and ‘Ekatvam’ (March Edition for ₹1.96 Lakhs) winning the Main Event titles at the previous stops.
UVS Day-Wise Action
Unlike other series, a unique feature of the UVS series is that the first five days of the series have a distinct theme each day.
UVS Day 1 was the ‘Leaderboard Day’ wherein the top 10 players won a FREE ticket each to the UVS Main Event.
Day 1 played out on April 12 with six UVS events on offer. The winner of the biggest guaranteed event of Day 1, ₹4.65 Lakhs GTD UVS#6 Monster Stack, was the mystery user ‘Buntyjii.’ The player topped the Day 1 leaderboard with 949 points.
Day 1 Leaderboard – Top 10 Rankings
|2||Himanshu 'shambolic794' Arora||926|
|3||Nachiketa 'KnowsBleed' Jha||873|
|4||Induprakash 'Fixed Odds' Mishra||787|
|6||Anil 'anil999' Arora||750|
|7||Bhushan 'funchampion' Sohani||672|
|8||Bhanu 'Aloo29' Prakash Mishra||668|
|10||Siddharth 'SidSparta21' Ojha||622|
The remaining four days of the series feature the following themes.
>UVS Day 2 – Boost Day
>UVS Day 3 – 6 Max-Day
>UVS Day 4 – Deepstack Day
>UVS Day 5 – Knockout Day
The sixth day of the series will be headlined by the series’s biggest guaranteed event, the ₹20 Lakhs GTD UVS#32 High Roller. The UVS High Roller features a ₹3,300 entry buy-in and will kick-off at 8 PM on April 17.
The site will be handing out an additional ₹3 Lakhs in leaderboard prizes to the top five ranked players on the UVS leaderboard. The leaderboard topper will collect ₹1.20 Lakhs in prize money. The leaderboard prizes will be 50% in bonus money and the other 50% as a power bonus.
UVS Series 2021: A Look Back
The UVS series has always been a sought-after MTT property of Spartan Poker. With its affordable buy-ins, the series gives up-and-coming players a chance to showcase their talents while also building their bankrolls.
The first UVS edition of 2021 ran from January 4 to 10. The series was hosted two more times in February (February 8 to 14) and March (March 22 to 28).
So, if you haven’t already jumped onto the UVS bandwagon, here`s your chance to win big prizes at low buy-ins!
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