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Arsh Grover Wins Back-to-Back Titles; Ashish Munot, Gaurav Sood, Sandy Lamba & Goonjan Mall Rake in the Big Sunday Scores!

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  • Attreyee Khasnabis February 15, 2021
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It was a firecracker of a Sunday with Spartan Poker hosting the second ₹1 Crore GTD The Millionaire of the month. Young Gun Arsh Grover juggernaut to the top of the 1,850 strong-entry field to claim his first-ever Millionaire title for colossal ₹13.77 Lakhs payday, after agreeing to a three-way deal! Ranked #2 on the annual leaderboard, Grover padded his bankroll by another hefty sum of ₹4.85 Lakhs after taking down PokerBaazi’s ₹25 Lakhs GTD BSS SuperStack. He netted an overall score of ₹19.84 Lakhs last night!

The Millionaire runner-up Ashish Munot persisted with his sublime form as he bagged an impressive ₹11.12 Lakhs for his efforts. The PokerGuru Ambassador presently has ₹5.51 Crores in lifetime online cashes.

Young Gun Gaurav Sood was among the multiple scorers yesterday as he not only the ₹25 Lakhs GTD Adda52 Millions, but also final tabled the ₹30 Lakhs GTD Mega Suits (4th for ₹2.25 Lakhs) and PokerStars India’s ₹15 Lakhs GTD Sunday Special – Progressive KO (3rd for ₹1.05 Lakhs). He ended the night with over ₹10.25 Lakhs in earnings.

Sandy Lamba (3rd in The Millionaire for ₹8.41 Lakhs and won BSS 6-Max Monster for 1.24 Lakhs) and Goonjan Mall (won Adda52’s Mega Suits for ₹7.83 Lakhs) were the other big Sunday winners!

Here are the Sunday highlights!


Spartan Poker

The second ₹1 Crore GTD The Millionaire of February concluded yesterday. The ₹5,500 buy-in tourney commenced on February 12 and garnered 1,850 entries across five starting flights, leading to a massive ₹7.5 Lakhs overlay. Young Gun Arsh ‘BigggTymeR’ Grover was in phenomenal form last night as he clinched his career-first Millionaire title for a whopping ₹13.77 Lakhs, following a three-way deal!

Arsh Grover
Arsh Grover


The Delhi-based pro also shipped PokerBaazi’s ₹25 Lakhs GTD BSS SuperStack for ₹4.85 Lakhs and finished fifth for ₹84,627 in PokerStars India’s ₹15 Lakhs GTD Sunday Special – Progressive KO. Grover ended Sunday night with an overall score of ₹19.84 Lakhs. He now has ₹7.28 Crores in online earnings.

PokerGuru Ambassador Ashish ‘Donkey 07’ Munot, who had picked up two FT finishes in IOPC’s The Millionaire Legends and the Super High Roller, was back in the thick of the action. He fell one spot short of the title and had to contend with a runner-up paycheque of ₹11.12 Lakhs.

Runner-up Ashish Munot
Runner-up Ashish Munot


The final table also comprised of the notable names likes Sandy ‘Fifa21’ Lamba (3rd for ₹8.41 Lakhs), Rohit ‘ToTheStreets’ Agarwal (4th for ₹4.82 Lakhs), Yudhishter ‘McFly’ Jaswal (5th for ₹4.45 Lakhs), Pravin ‘Bahubali2002’ Garle (6th for ₹3.08 Lakhs). Neel ‘Worm33’ Joshi (7th for ₹2.35 Lakhs) and Advait ‘Ronaldinho18’ Rajguru (8th for ₹1.66 Lakhs).

Spartan Poker’s Sunday signature event, the ₹30 Lakhs GTD Sunday Superstack, attracted 907 entries overlaying ₹2.79 Lakhs. Suhas N ‘Skullkiker’ Yadav decimated the competition to capture the title and top prize of ₹5.13 Lakhs, following a heads-up chop with Dhaval ‘ElegantlyWasted’ Mudgal (runner-up for ₹4.19 Lakhs).

Suhas N Yadav
Suhas N Yadav


The second ₹10 Lakhs GTD D’lite edition locked in 4,817 entries across seven starting flights, suffering a ₹2.77 Lakhs overlay. Abhineet ‘bankelal13’ Jain won the event for ₹1.04 Lakhs, after agreeing to a three-way deal with Sandhya ‘xxPRINCExx’ Rani (runner-up for ₹95,977) and ‘Yogi421’ (3rd for ₹86,394).

Abhinit Jain
Abhinit Jain


The site’s popular UVS series also came to an end last night, with the series’s showstopper, the ₹10 Lakhs GTD UVS#37 Main Event, finding a winner in Anirudh ‘flash’ Reddy. The champion defeated ‘Majestic’ (anonymity requested) (runner-up for ₹1.17 Lakhs) in the heads-up finale, before walking away with the ₹1.90 Lakhs top prize.

Anirudh Reddy
Anirudh Reddy


The week-long series culminated with Indu ‘Frozen24000’ Kumari topping the UVS leaderboard with 4,169 points, and claiming ₹1.20 Lakhs in additional prizes. Ravi ‘Rvjn91’ Jain came in second with 3,707 point and was awarded ₹80,000, while Emilo ‘ImLegend’ Patton finished third with 2,918 points and received ₹50,000.

Runner-up Ravi Jain
Runner-up Ravi Jain


The Complete UVS Leaderboard

1Indu 'Frozen24000' Kumari4,169
2Ravi 'Rvjn91' Jain3,707
3Emilo 'ImLegend' patton2,918
4Himanshu 'venomaster'
5Sankalp 'wobbegong' Marwah2,516
6Shankara 'Clowfish' Pawan2,423
7Gracia 'Grac5' T2,265
8Charu 'poker_samrat' Malhotra2,246
9Anil 'anil999' Arora2,200
10Pulkit 'MAAHI MAAREGAA' Mehra2,160


PokerStars India

PokerStars India’s Sunday staple event, the Sunday Special, returned to its Progressive KO format yesterday. The ₹5,500 buy-in event wrangled in 253 entrants, resulting in a ₹2.35 Lakhs deficit. The former IPC High Roller champion Pranay ‘aankhdikhatahai’ Chawla traversed the field to pocket the ₹3.32 Lakhs (₹1.66 Lakhs in prize money and ₹1.65 Lakhs in bounties) top prize. Online beast Sagar ‘sagarpupull’ Choudhury boosted the runner-up spot for ₹1.53 Lakhs (₹1.23 Lakhs in prize money and ₹30,234 in bounties). This was Chawla’s second title win of February, after he had won PokerBaazi’s ₹12 Lakhs GTD The Endeavour on February 1.

Pranay Chawla
Pranay Chawla


Where the Sunday Special returned to its PKO format, the ₹12 Lakhs GTD Sunday Highroller, also adopted the same format this week. The 7:30 PM event lasted till 2:04 AM, and culminated after crowning a champion in Game Changer 2.0 champion Shagun ‘Sogani22’ Jain. Jain outran ‘infinitesuns’ in the final showdown to bank a ₹3.63 Lakhs (₹1.54 Lakhs in prize money and ₹2.08 Lakhs in bounties) payday. The runner-up received ₹1.43 Lakhs (₹1.14 Lakhs in prize money and ₹28,281 in bounties) for their efforts.

Shagun Jain
Shagun Jain


Besides the Sunday Special, the ₹1 Lakh GTD Sunday Supersonic also awarded TLB points towards the ‘Star of the Month’ February leaderboard race. Swapnil ‘pokpom1’ Patil topped the 93-entry field and took home ₹27,549 (₹12,705 in prize money and ₹14,844 in bounties) for his outright victory. Karan ‘999AykA999’ Jain finished runner-up for ₹12,858 (₹9,342 in prize money and ₹3,516 in bounties).

Swapnil Patil
Swapnil Patil


For more details and the latest leaderboard standings, visit the promotions page.



PokerBaazi ran its weekly scheduled events as usual and the highlight tourney was the ₹25 Lakhs GTD BSS SuperStack. Gathering 499 entries, the tournament fell just one entry short of the break-even mark. Young Gun Arsh ‘Button_Hai_Bro’ Grover, who is currently ranked #2 on the yearly leaderboard, championed the event for ₹4.85 Lakhs. Out of the three FT cashes he picked up last night, this was Grover’s second title win. He presently has ₹1.92 Crores in site cashes.

Arsh Grover
Arsh Grover


Veteran pro Raghav ‘thatssosick’ Bansal came close to clinching the BSS SuperStack title, but ultimately had to settle for a runner-up payout worth ₹3.40 Lakhs.

Runner-up Raghav Bansal
Runner-up Raghav Bansal


The BSS MegaStack and the BSS 6-Max Monster were the two ₹5 Lakhs guarantee events that ran its course last night.

The mystery user ‘Sunnyahuja’ took down the BSS MegaStack for ₹3.27 Lakhs, after besting Dinesh ‘Daddu26’ Singh (runner-up for ₹2.29 Lakhs) heads-up. The ₹2,750 buy-in event locked a total of 724 entries that generated a jaw-dropping ₹18.10 Lakhs prize pool! The top 90 finishers received payouts.

Runner-up Dinesh Singh
Runner-up Dinesh Singh


The BSS 6-Max Monster was not so lucky as it suffered the same fate as the BSS SuperStack. After clocking in 164 entries, the tournament experienced a ₹90,000 overlay. Sandy ‘Ziigmund’ Lamba came out on top to claim a winner’s paycheque worth ₹1.24 Lakhs. The two-time Millionaire champion Manish ‘thekid’ Lakhotia placed second for ₹87,150. Lamba also final tabled Spartan Poker’s ₹1 Crore GTD The Millionaire, finishing third for ₹8.41 Lakhs, cumulatively scoring ₹9.66 Lakhs for the night.

Sandy Lamba
Sandy Lamba




Headlining the action on Adda52 yesterday was the ₹30 Lakhs GTD Mega Suits. The ₹5,500 buy-in tourney registered 475 entries, suffering a colossal overlay of ₹6.25 Lakhs. Making good use of the value on offer, online reg Goonjan ‘gmtesting’ Mall took down the event for ₹7.83 Lakhs, while Myron ‘zzzzz369’ Pereira came in second for ₹4.35 Lakhs. This win has boosted Mall’s overall online earnings to ₹6.14 Crores.

Goonjan Mall
Goonjan Mall


Persisting with the overlay express was the ₹11,000 buy-in Adda52 Millions that featured a ₹25 Lakhs guarantee. After eight hours and 12 minutes of play, 2020’s leaderboard topper Gaurav ‘gauravarod’ Sood triumphed over 204 entries and claimed the most significant portion of the prize pool kitty worth ₹6.95 Lakhs. The Young Gun picked up a total of six ITM finishes yesterday, out of which three were FT runs, including this win.

Gaurav Sood
Gaurav Sood


His other two FT scores were:

>4th for ₹2.25 Lakhs in Adda52’s Mega Suits ₹30 Lakhs GTD

>3rd for ₹1.05 Lakhs in PokerStars India’s Sunday Special – Progressive KO ₹15 Lakhs GTD


Sood wrapped up the night with more than ₹10.25 Lakhs in winnings.

Vishal ‘vishalkumar1270’ Kumar finished runner-up for ₹4.06 Lakhs. He also FT-ed the Mega Suits (7th for ₹82,500), taking his cumulative score to ₹4.88 Lakhs.

The ₹12.5 Lakhs GTD Big Slick fared no better than the Mega Suits and Adda52 Millions. The event attracted 380 participants that led to a ₹3.95 Lakhs shortfall. Anirban ‘ajgar5’ D Das shipped the event for ₹2.41 Lakhs, just as ‘bhaibha0i001’ came in second for ₹1.78 Lakhs. Das also final tabled PokerStars India’s ₹15 Lakhs GTD Sunday Special – Progressive KO, placing ninth for ₹20,826.

Anirban D Das
Anirban D Das


The other Sunday winners were:

PlayerPrize AmountEventPoker Site
acedealer₹75,000Valentines Day SPL ₹3 Lakhs GTDKhelo365
Vishal 'Juwadi' Gajaria₹57,420UVS #38 Monster Stack ₹3.6 Lakhs GTDSpartan Poker
Satyam ‘Pkiller28’ Prakash₹45,000Turbo ₹1.5 Lakhs GTDPokerBaazi
dnk150810₹40,000Big Bang ₹1 Lakh GTDKhelo365
MiroKen₹35,311Sunday Night Rider ₹1.75 Lakhs GTDSpartan Poker
Ram 'TheLagLawyer' Kakkar₹34,671Sunday Warm-up ₹1.5 Lakhs GTDPokerStars India
Shivam 'brooskyradio1' Shukla₹33,691Ultrasonic ₹1.5 Lakhs GTDPokerStars India
Indu ‘Frozen24000’ Kumari₹26,078UVS #36 ₹1 Lakh GTDSpartan Poker
Garethparker₹17,000Dominator ₹50K GTDKhelo365
RAV1619₹15,598Sunday Storm ₹1.5 Lakhs GTDPokerStars India
Mangal ‘Didz’ Kumar₹13,800UVS #35 ₹60K GTDSpartan Poker
chachachor₹9,300Insomnia ₹30K GTDPokerDangal
kenerhakho₹8,000Grinder 2.0 ₹20K GTDKhelo365
Vivekkurmee₹5,500Depositors Freeroll ₹25K GTDPokerDangal


The Millionaire 1 Crore GTD Spartan Poker

Buy-in – ₹5,500

Entries – 950

Re-entries – 285

Rebuys – 615

Prize Pool – ₹1,00,00,000

Places Paid – 263

Sunday witnessed the culmination of another edition of Spartan Poker’s ₹1 Crore GTD The Millionaire that registered 1,850 entries over five starting flights. Most of the sites registered overlays across their events yesterday and The Millionaire had a substantial shortfall of ₹7.5 Lakhs.

Day 2 began at 10 PM with 267 qualifying stacks that included 191 unique players. Young Gun Arsh ‘BigggTymeR’ Grover had made it to Day 2 with two stacks, and he rode his momentum to the finale where he agreed to a three-way deal that won him the title along with a whopping ₹13.77 Lakhs payday.

PokerGuru Ambassador Ashish ‘Donkey 07’ Munot placed runner-up for ₹11.34 Lakhs while Sandy ‘Fifa21’ Lamba came in third for ₹8.41 Lakhs courtesy the deal.

Munot picked his second score in the event by posting a 57th place finish worth ₹21,900.

Grover who was the #2 ranked player in 2020 has made big splashes this year. On January 29 Grover picked his career-best score of ₹30.57 Lakhs after he chopped the IOPC #97 Super High Roller with Sriharsha Doddapaneni. He won two titles last week, including a trailblazing win of the ₹50 Lakhs GTD Adda52 Big Game for ₹13.77 Lakhs on February 7. While that helped him sail into the top three of the annual leaderboard, last night he also picked another, 117th place score in The Millionaire for ₹16,000, won the ₹25 Lakhs GTD BSS SuperStack for ₹4.85 Lakhs, and placed fifth in the ₹15 Lakhs GTD Sunday Special PKO on PokerStars India for ₹85,627. All in all, Grover padded his bankroll by ₹19.84 Lakhs, bringing his annual tally to ₹87.72 Lakhs. He has now displaced PokerGuru Ambassador Laksh Pal Singh to take up the #1 spot on the annual leaderboard this year!

Rohit ‘ToTheStreets’ Agarwal (4th for ₹4.82 Lakhs, 48th for ₹27,400, 177th for ₹12,200), Yudhishter McFly Jaswal (5th for ₹4.45 Lakhs, 60th for ₹21,900, 243rd for ₹10,100), Pravin ‘Bahubali2002’ Garle (6th for ₹3.08 Lakhs, 121st for ₹13,600), Young Gun Neel Worm33 Joshi (7th for ₹2.35 Lakhs, 56th for ₹21,900), and Advait Ronaldinho18’ Rajguru (8th for ₹1.66 Lakhs) were the other players on the FT.

PokerGuru Ambassador Vivek ‘KasolHieghts’ Singh (9th for ₹1.27 Lakhs), Siddhartha ‘Sid297Khanna (10th for ₹1.06 Lakhs), Sanat ‘mehro2511Mehrotra (11th for ₹1.06 Lakhs), Aryan ‘bob_marley’ Singh (12th for ₹94,800), Young Gun Anmol ‘AnzzzzzMehta (13th for ₹94,800), Amit ‘1-855-925-7070’ Ajwani (14th for ₹84,800), PokerGuru Ambassador Devvrat ‘deranzzdd’ Arya (15th for ₹84,800), Anirban D ‘pokernoob’ Das (16th for ₹74,800), PokerGuru Ambassador Jayjit ‘David Blaine’ Ray (17th for ₹74,800), Pratibh ‘Slippery Slope’ Saluja (18th for ₹64,800), Zarvan ‘BolAuntyAuKyaTumboli (19th for ₹64,800) and PokerGuru Ambassador Parikshit ‘zapdos1311’ Dhall (20th for ₹64,800) were the other players who posted deep runs in the event.

Final Table Results

  1. Arsh ‘BigggTymeR’ Grover – ₹13,77,371*
  2. Ashish ‘Donkey 07’ Munot – ₹11,12,901*
  3. Sandy ‘Fifa21’ Lamba – ₹8,41,728*
  4. Rohit ‘ToTheStreets’ Agarwal – ₹4,82,000
  5. Yudhishter ‘McFly’ Jaswal – ₹4,45,900
  6. Pravin ‘Bahubali2002’ Garle – ₹3,08,000
  7. Neel ‘Worm33’ Joshi – ₹2,35,700
  8. Advait ‘Ronaldinho18’ Rajguru – ₹1,66,300

*denotes three-way deal


Mega Suits 30 Lakhs GTD – Adda52

Buy-in – ₹5,500

Entries – 243

Re-entries – 232

Prize Pool – ₹30,00,000

Places Paid – 49

A total of 475 hopefuls signed up for Adda52’s Mega Suits that featured a ₹30 Lakhs guarantee but witnessed a massive overlay of ₹6.25 Lakhs.

Starting at 7:30 PM, the event found a champion in Goonjan ‘gmtesting’ Mall at 4.39 AM. Mall banked the ₹7.35 Lakhs up top after beating Myron ‘zzzzz369’ Pereira (runner-up for ₹4.35 Lakhs) in heads-up showdown. Mall’s title win formed the bulk of the ₹7.83 Lakhs he earned yesterday and has boosted his online tally to over ₹6.14 Crores.

The star-studded FT included the likes of Shashank ‘felter’ Jain (3rd for ₹3 Lakhs), Young Gun and Adda52 Millions champion Gaurav ‘gauravarod’ Sood (4th for ₹2.25 Lakhs), Vishnu ‘violator’ Khandelwal (5th for ₹1.5 Lakhs), Adda52 Millions runner-up Vishal ‘vishalkumar1270’ Kumar (7th for ₹82,500) and Honey ‘ho9ey’ Bijlani (8th for ₹67,500).

Runner-up Myron Pereira
Runner-up Myron Pereira


Final Table Results

  1. Goonjan ‘gmtesting’ Mall – ₹7,35,000
  2. Myron ‘zzzzz369’ Pereira – ₹4,35,000
  3. Shashank ‘felter’ Jain – ₹3,00,000
  4. Gaurav ‘gauravarod’ Sood – ₹2,25,000
  5. Vishnu ‘violator’ Khandelwal – ₹1,50,000
  6. LOOSER_MM – ₹1,05,000
  7. Vishal ‘vishalkumar1270 ‘ Kumar – ₹82,500
  8. Honey ‘ho9ey’ Bijlani – ₹67,500


Sunday Superstack 30 Lakhs GTD – Spartan Poker

Buy-in – ₹3,300

Entries – 417

Re-entries – 183

Rebuys – 307

Prize Pool – ₹30,00,000

Places Paid – 87

One of the featured events on the Spartan Poker Sunday line-up was the ₹3,300 buy-in Sunday Superstack where 907 entries led to an overlay of ₹2.79 Lakhs.

The tournament was one of the last events to culminate and the dust settled at 6.46 AM when Suhas N ‘Skullkiker’ Yadav shook hands on a heads-up deal to claim a personal-best score of ₹5.13 Lakhs, with Dhaval ElegantlyWastedMudgal placing runner-up for ₹4.19 Lakhs. Yadav’s win has boosted his online scorecard to ₹15 Lakhs.

The top 87 players got paid, and making it to the FT were PokerGuru Ambassador Gokul ‘Super Kings’ Raj (5th for ₹1.56 Lakhs) and Sanish ‘Sanish21’ Chhabra (8th for ₹62,100).

Runner-up Dhaval Mudgal
Runner-up Dhaval Mudgal


Final Table Results

  1. Suhas N ‘Skullkiker’ Yadav – ₹5,13,086*
  2. Dhaval ‘ElegantlyWasted’ Mudgal – ₹4,19,014*
  3. ganesha3009 – ₹2,55,900
  4. Sup3rThr333 – ₹1,98,000
  5. Gokul ‘Super Kings’ Raj – ₹1,56,000
  6. VSXXX – ₹1,22,100
  7. rohankharat – ₹90,300
  8. Sanish ‘Sanish21’ Chhabra – ₹62,100

*denotes heads-up deal


Adda52 Millions 25 Lakhs GTD – Adda52

Buy-in – ₹11,000

Entries – 105

Re-entries – 99

Prize Pool – ₹25,00,000

Places Paid – 21

The ₹25 Lakhs GTD Adda52 Millions commenced proceedings at 9 PM yesterday to draw 204 entries, overlaying ₹4.60 Lakhs.

After over eight hours of action, it was Young Gun and 2020 annual leaderboard topper Gaurav ‘gauravarod’ Sood stormed into the podium to claim the top prize of ₹6.95 Lakhs, while Vishal ‘vishalkumar1270’ Kumar placed runner-up for ₹4.06 Lakhs.

Sood FTed two more events, placing fourth in the Mega Suits for ₹2.25 Lakhs and third in PokerStars India’s Sunday Special PKO ₹15 Lakhs GTD for ₹1.05 Lakhs. Along with several other min-cashes he raked in six-figure winnings of over ₹10.46 Lakhs last night. Sood is fast moving up the annual leaderboard where he is currently placed ninth with ₹54.46 Lakhs earned this year yet. All in all, Sood sits with over ₹7.33 Crore in tracked MTT winnings.

Runner-up Vishal ‘vishalkumar1270’ Kumar also placed seventh in the Mega Suits for ₹82,500, collectively earning ₹4.88 Lakhs.

Young Gun Siddharth ‘skaria1’ Karia (3rd for ₹3.08 Lakhs), Shravan ‘sweatmyass13’ Chhabria (4th for ₹2.25 Lakhs) PokerGuru Ambassadors Kartik ‘Pegasus1505’ Ved (5th for ₹1.56 Lakhs) and Mithun ‘themiths’ Mahesh (6th for ₹1.07 Lakhs) also pulled off super performances to final table the event.

Final Table Results

  1. Gaurav ‘gauravarod’ Sood – ₹6,95,000
  2. Vishal ‘vishalkumar1270’ Kumar – ₹4,06,250
  3. Siddharth ‘ skaria1’ Karia – ₹3,08,750
  4. Shravan ‘sweatmyass13’ Chhabria – ₹2,25,000
  5. Kartik ‘Pegasus1505’ Ved – ₹1,56,250
  6. Mithun ‘themiths’ Mahesh – ₹1,07,500


BSS SuperStack 25 Lakhs GTD – PokerBaazi

Buy-in – ₹5,500

Entries – 302

Re-entries – 197

Prize Pool – ₹25,00,000

Places Paid – 63

Sunday saw the ₹25 Lakhs GTD BSS SuperStack pulling in 499 contenders, falling just one entry short of the listed guarantee.

Starting at its scheduled 7 PM, the event ran for almost nine hours, eventually crowning a champion in Young Gun Arsh ‘Button_Hai_Bro’ Grover, who bested seasoned pro Raghav ‘thatssosick’ Bansal heads-up to claim the title and ₹4.86 Lakhs in first-place prize money. Bansal walked away with an equally handsome ₹3.40 Lakhs for finishing runner-up. With this win, Grover’s lifetime online earnings stand tall at ₹7.28 crores.

The high octane FT featured the likes of Game Changer 4.0 runner-up Mohak ‘Tiltin’ Kapoor (3rd for ₹2.19 Lakhs), The Weekly HighRoller runner-up on February 5 Niharika ‘nutcracker33’ Bindra (5th for ₹1.21 Lakhs), Spartan Poker’s Money Heist runner-up on February 7 Haider ‘Haider’ Madraswala (6th for ₹97,500), and PokerGuru Ambassador Ashish ‘rocky3705’ Ahuja (7th for ₹81,250).

Final Table Results

  1. Arsh ‘Button_Hai_Bro’ Grover – ₹4,85,750
  2. Raghav ‘thatssosick’ Bansal – ₹3,40,500
  3. Mohak ‘Tiltin’ Kapoor – ₹2,19,000
  4. Broca – ₹1,62,000
  5. Niharika ‘nutcracker33’ Bindra – ₹1,21,500
  6. Haider ‘Haider’ Madraswala – ₹97,500
  7. Ashish ‘rocky3705’ Ahuja – ₹81,250
  8. Firstimer – ₹64,750


Sunday Special – Progressive KO 15 Lakhs GTD – PokerStars India

Buy-in – ₹5,500

Entries – 142

Re-Entries – 111

Total Prize Pool – ₹15,00,000

Regular Prize Pool – ₹8,67,500

Bounty Prize Pool – ₹6,32,500

Places Paid – 41

Poker Stars India’s ₹15 Lakhs GTD Sunday Special – Progressive KO logged-in 253 contenders to post a landslide overlay of ₹2.35 Lakhs.

It took eight hours and nine minutes of intense action for the 5 PM tourney to crown a winner. Eventually, Pranay ‘aankhdikhatahai’ Chawla navigated his way through the reg-infested final table to win the title for a third-time in his career for ₹3.32 Lakhs (₹1,66,452 in prize money and ₹1,65,918 in bounties). Chawla’s lifetime site-scores were boosted to ₹60.72 Lakhs (₹7.65 Lakhs in site-profits).

The runner-up prize went to Sagar ‘sagarpupull’ Choudhury, who won ₹1.53 Lakhs (₹1,23,155 in prize money and ₹30,234 in bounties) for his efforts.

All the 41 ITM finishers received leaderboard points for the site’s “Star of the Month” – February leaderboard race.

The notables in the final table included yesterday’s Adda52 Millions winner Gaurav ‘3betPanda’ Sood (3rd for ₹1.05 Lakhs), Nitin ‘Mickyn34’ Gupta (4th for ₹93,511), yesterday’s The Millionaire & BSS Superstack winner Arsh ‘BiggggTymeR’ Grover (5th for ₹84,627), Ranjeet ‘Bedevilforyou’ Negi (6th for ₹38,156), and Anirban ‘nocluewho’ D Das (9th for ₹20,826).

Runner-up Sagar Choudhury
Runner-up Sagar Choudhury


Final Table Results (Including Bounties)

  1. Pranay ‘aankhdikhatahai’ Chawla – ₹3,32,370
  2. Sagar ‘sagarpupull’ Choudhury – ₹1,53,389
  3. Gaurav ‘3betPanda’ Sood – ₹1,05,494
  4. Nitin ‘Mickyn34’ Gupta – ₹93,511
  5. Arsh ‘BiggggTymeR’ Grover – ₹84,627
  6. Ranjeet ‘Bedevilforyou’ Negi – ₹38,156
  7. yash1805 – ₹42,774
  8. vish0000 – ₹38,289
  9. Anirban ‘nocluewho’ D Das – ₹20,826


Big Slick 12.5 Lakhs GTD – Adda52

Buy-in – ₹2,500

Entries – 205

Re-entries – 175

Prize Pool – ₹12,50,000

Places Paid – 39

Adda52’s Sunday mainstay, the ₹12.5 Lakhs GTD Big Slick clocked in 380 challengers who signed-up for ₹2,500 and the site had to fill the huge ₹3.95 Lakhs overlay. The 6 PM tourney ended at 1:51 AM and paid out the top 39 places.

When the dust settled, former two-time Destiny champion, Anirban ‘ajgar5’ D Das claimed the up top cash prize worth ₹2.41 Lakhs after outduelling ‘bhaibha0i001’ (runner-up for ₹1.78 Lakhs) in the heads-up quarrel.

Vishal ‘darky012’ Ojha (5th for ₹71,975), Vinayak ‘bhai_on_mary_jane’ Bajaj (6th for ₹53,199), and Devrat ‘vickypune’ Singh (7th for ₹39,320) FT-ed the tourney!

Final Table Results

  1. Anirban ‘ajgar5’ D Das – ₹2,41,167
  2. bhaibha0i001 – ₹1,78,252
  3. mj333 – ₹1,31,750
  4. Chitti99 – ₹97,380
  5. Vishal ‘darky012’ Ojha – ₹71,975
  6. Vinayak ‘bhai_on_mary_jane’ Bajaj – ₹53,199
  7. Devrat ‘vickypune’ Singh – ₹39,320
  8. kidneychor – ₹29,063


Sunday Highroller – Progressive KO 12 Lakhs GTD – PokerStars India

Buy-in – ₹11,000

Entries – 56

Re-entries – 50

Total Prize Pool – ₹12,00,000

Regular Prize Pool – ₹6,70,000

Bounty Prize Pool – ₹5,30,000

Places Paid – 17

The Sunday 7:30 PM tourney on PokerStars India, the ₹12 Lakhs GTD Sunday Highroller – Progressive KO attracted 106 runners (56 unique and 50 re-entries) after three hours and thirty-seven minutes of late registrations to post a deficit of ₹1.4 Lakhs.

After six hours and thirty-four minutes of play, the ₹11,000 buy-in tourney crowned Shagun ‘Sogani22’ Jain as the champion for ₹3.63 Lakhs (₹1,54,862 in prize money and ₹2,08,594 in bounties). Jain now has ₹3.23 Crores worth of lifetime scores. The anonymous ‘infinitesuns’ finished runner-up for ₹1.43 Lakhs (₹1,14,622 in prize money and ₹28,281 in bounties).

Amit ‘the_ziro’ J (3th for ₹98,587), Ayush ‘Kyanaamrakhu’ Garg (5th for ₹69,601), Sunday Warm-up winner Ram ‘TheLagLawyer’ Kakkar (7th for ₹44,523), and Anirban ‘nocluewho’ D Das (8th for ₹25,094) posted FT finishes.

Final Table Results (Including Bounties)

  1. Shagun ‘Sogani22’ Jain – ₹3,63,456
  2. infinitesuns – ₹1,42,903
  3. Amit ‘the_ziro’ J – ₹98,587
  4. Mr.Blackeh – ₹80,292
  5. Ayush ‘Kyanaamrakhu’ Garg – ₹69,601
  6. Fajal – ₹56,586
  7. Ram ‘TheLagLawyer’ Kakkar – ₹44,523
  8. Anirban ‘nocluewho’ D Das – ₹25,094
  9. wolfbacki45 – ₹21,663


UVS#37 Main Event 10 Lakhs GTD Spartan Poker

Buy-in – ₹1,100

Entries – 525

Re-entries – 141

Re-buys – 268

Prize Pool – ₹10,00,000

Places Paid – 95

The headline ₹10 Lakhs GTD UVS#37 Main Event clocked in 934 entrants in total to leave an overlay of ₹66,000 and the top 95 places walked past the money line.

After more than eight hours of non-stop action, navigating his way to the top was Anirudh ‘flash’ Reddy who walked away with ₹1.90 Lakhs in cash prize after defeating ‘Majestic’ (runner-up for ₹1.17 Lakhs) in the heads-up clash. Reddy had last won the IOPC #118 ₹15 Lakhs GTD on January 31 for ₹3.13 Lakhs and breached the ₹1.78 Crore mark in lifetime MTT winnings after last night’s victory.

Sagar ‘Pocket_king_k’ Raj (3rd for ₹84,200), Sagar ‘Pocket_king_k’ Raj (5th for ₹50,490), Kunal ‘NutsTodayBluffTomo’ Patni (6th for ₹39,800), Sankalp ‘wobbegong’ Marwah (7th for ₹28,390), and Avinash ‘Un@bomber’ Kumar (8th for ₹18,910) also FT-ed the tourney.

Final Table Results

  1. Anirudh ‘flash’ Reddy – ₹1,90,800
  2. Majestic – ₹1,17,800
  3. Sagar ‘Pocket_king_k’ Raj – ₹84,200
  4. Pokerispain – ₹64,500
  5. Sumit ‘DistantTide’ Advani – ₹51,100
  6. Kunal ‘NutsTodayBluffTomo’ Patni – ₹39,800
  7. Sankalp ‘wobbegong’ Marwah – ₹29,000
  8. Avinash ‘Un@bomber’ Kumar – ₹19,820


D’lite 10 Lakhs GTD Spartan Poker

Buy-in – ₹165

Total Entries – 4,817

Prize Pool – ₹10,00,000

Places Paid – 567

The ₹10 Lakhs GTD D’lite on The Spartan Poker featured seven starting flights and registered 4,817 entries who signed-up for ₹165, translating into an overlay of ₹2.77 Lakhs.

Day 2 of the event saw 581 qualifying stacks return yesterday and the top 567 places got paid.

After more than five and a half hours, the winner emerged in Abhineet ‘bankelal13’ Jain who banked ₹1.04 Lakhs in cash prize following a three-way deal with Sandhya ‘xxPRINCExx’ Rani (runner-up for ₹95,977) and ‘Yogi421’ (3rd for ₹86,394).

The only other known name on the FT was Siddharth ‘WickedSid’ Sagar (6th for ₹22,110).

Final Table Results

  1. Abhineet ‘bankelal13’ Jain – ₹1,04,999*
  2. Sandhya ‘xxPRINCExx’ Rani – ₹95,977*
  3. Yogi421 – ₹86,394*
  4. CyberPaapi – ₹35,000
  5. Shangh – ₹28,000
  6. Siddharth ‘WickedSid’ Sagar – ₹22,110
  7. crimemaster – ₹18,000
  8. Pkkumar – ₹14,000

*denotes three-way deal


BSS MegaStack 5 Lakhs GTD – PokerBaazi

Buy-in – ₹2,750

Entries – 619

Re-entries – 105

Prize Pool – ₹18,10,000

Places Paid – 90

PokerBaazi’s ₹5 Lakhs GTD BSS MegaStack stole the show yesterday. A 724-humongous player field simply bulldozed the advertised guarantee and a massive ₹18.10 Lakhs prize pool was created. Top 90 players cherished the gala prize pool.

The mystery player ‘Sunnyahuja’ outlasted them all and defeated circuit’s well-known Dinesh ‘Daddu26’ Singh heads-up to win the event for ₹3.28 Lakhs. Singh took home ₹2.300 Lakhs for his second-place finish.

Ashish ‘Imgabru’ Kumar (3rd for ₹1.48 Lakhs), and Chakshu ‘cf123’ Ahuja (5th for ₹81,993) were only two other known names who FT-ed the event.

Final Table Results

  1. Sunnyahuja – ₹3,27,610
  2. Dinesh ‘Daddu26’ Singh – ₹2,29,689
  3. Ashish ‘Imgabru’ Kumar – ₹1,48,058
  4. Asimov – ₹1,09,505
  5. Chakshu ‘cf123’ Ahuja – ₹81,993
  6. Sardarjii – ₹66,246
  7. keey908 – ₹54,843
  8. Kj3939 – ₹43,621


BSS 6-Max Monster 5 Lakhs GTD – PokerBaazi

Buy-in – ₹2,750

Entries – 92

Re-entries – 72

Prize Pool – ₹5,00,000

Places Paid – 21

Running alongside the BSS MegaStack was the other ₹5 Lakhs GTD event, the BSS 6-Max Monster that attracted 164 players, to post a ₹90,000 overlay deficit.

After almost four and half hours of play, the 5 PM tourney was championed by last night’s The Millionaire third-place finisher on Spartan Poker Sandy ‘Ziigmund’ Lamba, who added ₹1.24 Lakhs to his poker bankroll. MTT beast Manish ‘thekid’ Lakhotia settled for a runner-up score of ₹87,150.

Rohit ‘acesinyourfaces’ Setia (3rd for ₹56,050), Vinay ‘Vinstill’ B (4th for ₹41,500), Harsh ‘harsh1327’ Bubna (5t for ₹31,150), and PokerGuru Ambassador Parikshit ‘zapdos1234’ Dhall (6th for ₹24,900) FT-ed the event.

Runner-up Manish Lakhotia
Runner-up Manish Lakhotia


Final Table Results

  1. Sandy ‘Ziigmund’ Lamba – ₹1,24,350
  2. Manish ‘thekid’ Lakhotia – ₹87,150
  3. Rohit ‘acesinyourfaces’ Setia – ₹56,050
  4. Vinay ‘Vinstill’ Bk – ₹41,500
  5. Harsh ‘harsh1327’ Bubna – ₹31,150
  6. Parikshit ‘zapdos1234’ Dhall – ₹24,900


Hurricane 4.5 Lakhs GTD – Adda52

Buy-in – ₹1,800

Entries – 112

Re-entries – 92

Prize Pool – ₹4,50,000

Places Paid – 21

Adda52’s ₹4.5 Lakhs GTD Hurricane tourney faced an overlay deficit of ₹1.15 Lakhs on the back of 204 challengers who bought in for ₹1,800 and the top 21 places earned a payday.

The last man standing at the event was Pratibh ‘MrGTO’ Saluja who took away ₹1.04 Lakhs in cash prize following a heads-up deal with Devrat ‘vickypune’ Singh (runner-up for ₹93,551).

Pratibh Salujha


Aayush ‘aayusharya’ Arya (4th for ₹40,500), Uday ‘uday219’ Singh (6th for ₹19,350), and Praveen ‘thepokerfaceblr’ Chandra (8th for ₹12,375) also featured on the FT.


UVS#38 Monster Stack 3.6 Lakhs GTD – Spartan Poker

Buy-in – ₹880

Entries – 254

Re-entries – 65

Re-buys – 142

Prize Pool – ₹3,68,800

Places Paid – 47

The ₹3.6 Lakhs GTD UVS#38 Monster Stack surpassed its listed guarantee, posting ₹3.69 Lakhs in the prize pool on the back of 461 entries.

Eventually, Vishal ‘Juwadi’ Gajaria was crowned the champion for ₹57,420 following a three-way deal with Nishant ‘CaptainLevi’ Sharma (runner-up for ₹47,771) and ‘Jacks24’ (3rd for ₹46,569).

Vishal Gajaria
Vishal Gajaria


The final table included Shaurya ‘PrivateLimited’ Vikram Modi (7th for ₹12,244) and Sampanginaidu ‘Megamindd71’ Vijayalakshmi (8th for ₹8,999).


Valentines Day SPL 3 Lakhs GTD – Khelo365

Buy-in – ₹1,650

Entries – 90

Re-entries – 25

Prize Pool – ₹3,00,000

Places Paid – 20

Khelo365’s ₹3 Lakhs GTD Valentines Day SPL faced an overlay avalanche of ₹1.27 Lakhs after pulling in 115 entrants who bought in for ₹1,650 and the top 20 places boarded the money bus.

Racing past the competition was user ‘acedealer’ who took away the up top cash prize worth ₹75,000 after beating ‘Salazar’ (runner-up for ₹54,000) in the heads-up play.


Big Bang 1 Lakh GTD – Khelo365

Buy-in – ₹1,650

Entries – 37

Re-entries – 14

Prize Pool – ₹1,00,000

Places Paid – 6

The ₹1 Lakh GTD Big Bang tourney on Khelo365 pulled in 51 entrants who bought in for ₹1,650 and the top six places took advantage of the ₹23,500 overlay.

The winner emerged in ‘dnk150810’ who banked ₹40,000 in cash prize after defeating ‘Azhar777’ (runner-up for ₹21,000).


Sunday Supersonic 1 Lakh GTD – PokerStars India

Buy-in – ₹1,100

Entries – 51

Re-Entries – 42

Prize Pool – ₹1,00,000

Places Paid – 15

The second event on Sunday to award PokerStars India’s “Star of the Month”- February leaderboard points was the ₹1 Lakh GTD Sunday Supersonic pulled in 93 contenders to fall ₹7,000 short of meeting its listed guarantee.

In the end, Swapnil ‘pokpom1’ Patil came on top to win the title for ₹27,549 (₹12,705 in prize money and ₹14,844 in bounties). Patil now has ₹40.55 Lakhs in lifetime MTT scores. Karan ‘999AykA999’ Jain finished runner-up for ₹12,858 (₹9,342 in prize money and ₹3,516 in bounties).

Runner-up Karan Jain
Runner-up Karan Jain


Xavier ‘xaviervz’ Anthony Vas (3rd for ₹12,448), Vaibhav ‘vaibsss’ Bhatia (4th for ₹6,052), Tanay ‘tanayp’ Parekh (6th for ₹3,732), and Shubham ‘theViperArena’ Chaudhary (7th for ₹2,009) were among the FT scorers.


Dominator 50K GTD – Khelo365

Buy-in – ₹550

Entries – 46

Re-entries – 24

Prize Pool – ₹50,000

Places Paid – 8

The ₹50K GTD Dominator faced an overlay of ₹15,000 after pulling in 70 runners who bought in for ₹550.

Capturing the title was ‘Garethparker’ who netted ₹17,000 in cash prize after prevailing over ‘garvn09’ (runner-up for ₹10,000) in the heads-up confrontation.

Alexcy ‘JonGregor’ Newmai (5th for ₹4,000) was the only known player on the FT.


Insomnia 30K GTD – PokerDangal

Buy-in – ₹550

Entries – 34

Re-entries – 18

Prize Pool – ₹30,000

Places Paid – 8

Topping a field of 52 entries ‘chachachor’ captured PokerDangal’s ₹30K GTD Insomnia for ₹9,300. The top eight spots got paid, with ‘Neha28’ finishing runner-up for ₹6,300.

The event had an overlay of ₹4,000.


Depositors Freeroll 25K GTD – PokerDangal

Entries – 108

Re-entries – 117

Prize Pool – ₹25,000

Places Paid – 50

PokerDangal’s ₹25K GTD Depositors Freeroll registered 225 entries to pay out the top 50 players. ‘Vivekkurmee’ topped the competition to claim the top prize of ₹5,500, with ‘manishskd’ (runner-up for