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Daily Majors: Mithun Mahesh, Vivek Singh, Aditya Singh, & Madhur Kapoor Shine in the Tuesday Flagships

After an adrenaline-filled January, the MTT regs seemed to have taken a few days off! We saw most of the day’s flagships recording below-par turnouts for the second consecutive day.

PokerGuru Staking players had a field day in the Tuesday flagships, with two PokerGuru Ambassadors winning featured tournaments and several others posting FT runs.

Adda52 user ‘Disconnect2021’ banked the day`s single-largest score, a career-best ₹3.50 Lakhs in The Mint. He bested Debneil Mukherjee (2nd for ₹2.12 Lakhs) heads-up.

The mystery user ‘thenextbigshark’ was another of Tuesday’s top scorers and championed Spartan Poker’s Mega Stack – Millionaire Bubble for ₹3.20 Lakhs. Madhur Kapoor banked ₹2.13 Lakhs in second place.

Sunday`s Adda52 Millions winner, PokerGuru Ambassador Mithun Mahesh, took down PokerStars India’s Bounty Builder HR, taking down his second title in three days for a ₹2.76 Lakhs bankroll boost. His PokerGuru Staking teammates Rony Chowdhury (2nd for ₹1.45 Lakhs) & Ashish Munot (3rd for ₹1.05 Lakhs) secured podium finishes.

Last week`s IOPC #100 – Friday Spotlight champion Vivek Singh was the second PokerGuru Ambassador to win a Tuesday flagship. He binked PokerBaazi`s The Endeavour for ₹2.62 Lakhs, with Gaurav Sharma banking a career-best ₹1.84 Lakhs in second place. Singh also FT-ed PokerStars India’s Bounty Builder HR, placing seventh for ₹36,419.

Aditya Singh kept his heater running by winning PokerBaazi`s new Daily BOOST title for the second day in a row for ₹1.48 Lakhs. He chopped the title heads-up with Sushil Kumar (2nd for ₹1.15 Lakhs). Singh cashed another two Tuesday marquees for ₹2.77 Lakhs in total winnings.

PokerGuru Ambassadors Ashish Munot and Ratul Steves, Abdul Rashid Shaikh, Aditya Pandita, Vijay Pandit, and Devang Mehta were the other prominent winners.

Here are the Tuesday headlines!

 

Spartan Poker

Spartan Poker`s ₹16 Lakhs GTD Mega Stack (Millionaire Bubble) logged in 475 entries, filling in a glaring ₹1.75 Lakhs in overlays (an over 10% deficit). The ₹3,300 buy-in event paid out 39 places. After almost eight hours of non-stop gameplay, ‘thenextbigshark’ came out on top to win ₹3.20 Lakhs, with Madhur ‘Freebird11’ Kapoor finishing runner-up for ₹2.13 Lakhs.

Madhur Kapoor
Madhur Kapoor

 

Madhur Kapoor also ITM-ed PokerBaazi’s The Endeavour (17th for ₹13,370). His online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹27.83 Lakhs | Lifetime Profits: ₹4.24 Lakhs

The user ‘arjkhandelwal’ money-bubbled Mega Stack (Millionaire Bubble) in 40th place to receive a free ticket to Day 1A of the upcoming The Millionaire.

The ₹5.50 Lakhs GTD The Race couldn`t hit its listed guarantee as well and ended up overlaying ₹26,500 after 349 entrants signed up for 1,650. The top 31 places made it in the money. Abdul ‘DUBAIFISH’ Rashid Shaikh won the title for ₹80,005 following a four-way deal with Biplob ‘hellhell’ Rana (2nd for ₹72,023), Pradip ‘Nit2Donk’ Ghosh (3rd for ₹71,664), and ‘ALWAYWINN’ (4th for 70,943).

Pradip Ghosh
Pradip Ghosh

 

The ₹4 Lakhs GTD Sundowner found a champion in ‘mrpoker5999’, who outlasted a 395-strong field to collect ₹80,200. ‘sandeepk85’ finished runner-up for ₹53,320. The ₹880 buy-in event overlaid ₹84,000, and the top 39 places benefitted from the added value.

‘Agrimgamdhi’ (Won Night Rider – Deepstack ₹1.75 Lakhs GTD for ₹47,058), and ‘Raazkhan’ (Won The Centurion ₹50K GTD for ₹11,821) won the other Spartan Poker marquees.

 

PokerBaazi

PokerBaazi`s Tuesday showstopper ₹12 Lakhs GTD The Endeavour locked in 357 entries, generating a guarantee-surpassing ₹12.49 Lakhs prize pool. Last week’s IOPC #100 – Friday Spotlight champion, PokerGuru Ambassador Vivek ‘Nutpeddling729’ Singh, was the last player standing and won ₹2.62 Lakhs.

Vivek Singh
Vivek Singh

 

Gaurav ‘kingkgr123’ Sharma finished runner-up for a career-best ₹1.84 Lakhs.

PokerGuru Ambassador Ratul ‘luna’ Steves (4th for ₹87,465), Md ‘007Bahubali’ Zeeshan (6th for ₹52,479), Abhishek ‘chipndchair’ Sonu (7th for ₹43,733), and Debayan ‘dbz19’ Das (8th for ₹34,986) also FT-ed The Endeavour.

The user ‘casadeseo’ cashed three events for ₹1.15 Lakhs in Tuesday winnings. Their ITM finishes include:

> 5th in PokerBaazi’s The Endeavour for ₹65,599

> 1st in PokerBaazi’s Hyper Sprint for ₹48,300

> 2nd in PokerBaazi’s DST for ₹1,623

Aditya ‘konstantin’ Singh kept his title tally ticking as he championed the newly introduced ₹7 Lakhs GTD Daily BOOST for a second consecutive day, banking ₹1.48 Lakhs. He fired eight bullets in the ₹2,200 buy-in event and chopped the title heads-up with Sushil ‘qazxsw2’ Kumar (2nd for ₹1.15 Lakhs). The 10:30 PM event logged in 285 entries, overlaying ₹1.30 Lakhs, and 36 places got paid.

Aditya Singh
Aditya Singh

 

Aditya Singh made away with a collective ₹2.77 Lakhs yesterday. His ITM finishes include:

> 1st in PokerBaazi’s Daily Boost for ₹1.47 Lakhs

> 4th in Spartan Poker’s Mega Stack- Millionaire Bubble for ₹1.23 Lakhs

> 22nd in Spartan Poker’s Sundowner for ₹3,920

Aditya Singh’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹2.67 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹62.29 Lakhs

The ₹5 Lakhs GTD (7-Max) SPRINT brought in 360 participants, collecting a ₹5.40 Lakhs prize pool. ‘mrpervert’ was the last player standing and won ₹85,250 following a three-way deal with Aditya ‘LeoBazooka1897’ Pandita (2nd for ₹80,590) and Sabur ‘sabur’ Ali (3rd ₹77,970).

‘mrpervert’s PokerBaazi stats: Site Winnings: ₹1.35 Lakhs | Site Profits: ₹92,015

‘romeo333’ (Won Daily Night SPRINT ₹1.5 Lakhs GTD for ₹49,320), ‘casadeseo’ (Won Hyper Sprint ₹2 Lakhs GTD for ₹48,300), ‘lakshay2401’ (Won Holdem BOOST ₹1.5 Lakhs GTD for ₹38,770), ‘vivekkurmee’ (Won PLO5 BOOST ₹1 Lakh GTD for ₹28,490), ‘Vishesh07‘ (Won Evening SPRINT ₹1 Lakh GTD for ₹24,640), and ‘bhaja’ (Won 5-max Daily ₹50K GTD for ₹11,400) shipped the other PokerBaazi marquees.

 

PokerStars India

PokerStars India’s Tuesday flagship, the ₹7,700 buy-in Bounty Builder HR got underway at 8:12 PM yesterday. A turnout of 102 entrants resulted in a juicy ₹2.86 Lakhs in overlay value for the 11 finalists who finished in the money. It was a little before 3 AM today when Sunday’s Adda52 Millions champion, PokerGuru Ambassador Mithun ‘ThePokeRajaIN’ Mahesh, took down the event for the second time, netting ₹2.76 Lakhs (includes ₹1.42 Lakhs in bounties).

Mithun Mahesh
Mithun Mahesh

 

The Bounty Builder HR was crammed with PokerGuru Ambassadors, with three of Mahesh`s teammates in contention. In fact, Mahesh`s stablemates Rony ‘GoGetters1’ Chowdhury (2nd for ₹1.45 Lakhs) (includes ₹11,594 in bounties) and Ashish ‘chipcharity999’ Munot (3rd for ₹1.04 Lakhs) (includes ₹13,563 in bounties) secured podium finishes.

Runner-up Rony Chowdhury
Runner-up Rony Chowdhury

 

Mithun Mahesh ITM-ed another two events, making away with ₹3.08 Lakhs in Tuesday winnings. His online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹6.26 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹2.15 Crores | Titles Won in 2022: #3 | Finished #7 in the 2021 Leaderboard Standings

Improving upon his runner-up finish in Battle Royale the day before, Devang ‘Infic11’ Mehta won the ₹1 Lakh GTD Ultrasonic for ₹24,260 (includes ₹11,572 in bounties). He overcame a 148-strong player field and eliminated ‘Hotcheezzzzball’ (2nd for ₹8,183) (includes ₹3,453 in bounties) heads-up.

Devang Mehta
Devang Mehta

 

Devang Mehta`s PokerStars India stats: Site Winnings: ₹1.12 Crores | Site Profits: ₹11.35 Lakhs

julian_king1310’ (Won Afternoon on Stars ₹50K GTD for ₹13,430) and ‘anandh.2018’ (Won Deepstack ₹50K GTD for ₹10,165) won the other PokerStars India marquees.

 

Adda52

Adda52’s ₹14 Lakhs GTD The Mint brought in a 339-entry field, recording a glaring ₹2.13 Lakhs in overlays. It took under seven hours for the proceedings to wrap up with the user ‘Disconnect2021’ walking away with the title and a personal-best (on Adda52) ₹3.50 Lakhs. The former Mega Stack champion Debneil ‘noobneil’ Mukherjee finished runner-up for ₹2.12 Lakhs.

‘Disconnect2021’s Adda52 stats: Site Winnings: ₹3.67 Lakhs| Site Profits: ₹2.41 Lakhs

The three-time IOPC title winner Debayan ‘debz19’ Das FT-ed two Tuesday marquees, collectively banking ₹1.52 Lakhs.

Debayan Das
Debayan Das

 

His ITM finishes include:

> 4th in Adda52’s The Mint for ₹1.17 Lakhs

> 8th in PokerBaazi’s The Endeavour for ₹34,986

Debayan Das’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹72.56 Lakhs| Lifetime Profits: ₹13.14 Lakhs

The former Adda52 Millions champion Vijay ‘GajaniG’ Pandit overcame the 266-entry field in the ₹3 Lakhs GTD Voyager to win ₹78,000. He bested ‘FB-Jannat17’ (2nd for ₹46,500) heads-up.

Vijay Pandit’s Adda52 stats: Site Winnings: ₹30.11 lakhs| Site Profits: ₹15.74 Lakhs

Tuesday marked Day 2 of the ₹1 Crore GTD Nano Poker Series, and seven events played down to a winner. These included ‘Ronima1978’ (Won Nano DST ₹2 Lakhs GTD for ₹54,900), ‘Murti8’ (Won Nano Mint ₹1.90 Lakhs GTD for ₹35,361), Kaleem ‘fishwithnuts’ Pasha (Won Nano Tuesday Adda ₹90K GTD for ₹26,735), ‘Kh0taSikka’ (Won Nano Siesta ₹1 Lakh GTD for 20,786), Vishal ‘Mitsen’ Singh (Won Nano Crack Jack ₹70K GTD for ₹15,253), ‘varunhv91’ (Won Nano Battleship ₹30K GTD for ₹9,184), and ‘bhupzzz’ (Won Nano PLO ₹25K GTD for ₹7,686).

 

Khelo365

Khelo365 user ‘Max07’ won the ₹20K GTD Under The Gun PLO event for ₹10,000 after eliminating ‘Kinghigh’ (2nd for ₹6,000) in second place.

 

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Daily Majors: Ritwik Khanna, Debayan Das, Aman Parakh, Aayush Arya & Ashish Kumar Dominate the Monday Charts

Mondays are notorious for being the off days for the MTT regs, with the player turnouts typically the slowest we see all week. However, Spartan Poker`s Winter Celebration Seriesand Adda52`s uniquely-branded Series of Legends” drove the Monday blues away!

The 2.60 Crores GTDSeries of Legendssaw the former Maverick winner Depapriya Manna shipping the Profish Malik (named after poker pro Akash Malik) for 3.68 Lakhs, banking the day`s single-largest score. Debayan Das placed runner-up for 2.18 Lakhs.

David2000’ championed Spartan Poker’s WCS #46 ReCharge for 2.88 Lakhs, with Rising Star Aman ‘KarmaPoker’ Parakh earning a runner-up payout worth 1.95 Lakhs.

Another Rising Star, Ritwik Khanna, broke an over four-month-long title drought by winning Spartan Poker’s WCS #48 Deepstack for 1.83 Lakhs. Khanna cashed another two events, collecting over 2.74 lakhs.

Aayush Arya championed PokerBaazi’s The Big Show for 1.83 Lakhs, beating ‘madon’ (2nd for 1.28 Lakhs) in heads-up play.

Ashish Kumar won PokerStars India’s Battle Royale for the second time this year for 1.07 Lakhs. Pranav Khandalkar came second 70,679.

Chirag Sodha, Md Nazim, Hemant Meena, Shekhar Singh, Chetraj Mishra, and Partho Dutta were the other prominent winners.

Here are the Monday highlights!

 

Spartan Poker

Monday marked Day 6 of Spartan Poker`s Winter Celebration Series, and the site handed out eight titles yesterday. The day`s featured event was the 12 Lakhs GTD WCS #46 ReCharge, where 326 entries generated a 13.04 Lakhs prize pool. The event ran from 8 PM to 4.05 AM, and mystery player ‘David2000’ walked away with the title and the 2.88 Lakhs up-top. Rising Star Aman ‘KarmaPoker’ Parakh finished runner-up for 1.95 Lakhs.

Aman Parakh
Aman Parakh

 

RitwikFisherman1997’ Khanna was another standout winner. The Rising Star finally ended an over four-time-long title curse as he overcame a 347-strong field in the 8 Lakhs GTD WCS #48 Deepstack to win 1.83 Lakhs. ‘SubuDan’ stood second for 1.24 Lakhs.

Ritwik Khanna
Ritwik Khanna

 

Ritwik Khanna cashed another two events, adding over 2.74 Lakhs in Monday earnings.

His ITM finishes include:

> 1st in Deepstack for 1.83 Lakhs

> 3rd in The Big Show for 82,451

> 46th in Profish Malik for 8,250

Ritwik Khanna`s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: 3.87 Crores | Lifetime Profits: 98.29 Lakhs

Chirag ‘chilling’ Sodha (Won 2.50 Lakhs GTD WCS #49 for 59,649), ‘neeru786’ (Won WCS#45 PKO 2 Lakhs GTD for 50,161), ‘Rahul4444s’ (Won WCS#43 2.75 Lakhs GTD for 43,616), ‘Jai1209’ (Won WCS#47 60K GTD for 13,733), Hemnashu ‘CM.PUNK2412’ Tandon (Won WCS#44- OFC 25K GTD for 6,250) and ‘stallioniteraj’ (Won Striker 18K GTD for 4,725) won the other WCS titles.

Following six days of action, the annual leaderboard topper Young Gun Gaurav ‘mozzie17’ Sood is still the player to catch at the top of the WCS Featured Leaderboard standings with 1,745 points. Rising Star Ritwik ‘Fisherman1997’ Khanna`s (1,506 points) Monday night run has pushed him to #2 in the rankings while Young Gun Shardul ‘Caribbean Flex’ Parthasarathi (1,361 points) has slipped to #3.

WCS Featured Leaderboard Standings After Day 6

RankPlayerPoints
1Gaurav 'mozzie17' Sood1,745
2Ritwik 'Fisherman1997' Khanna1,506
3Shardul 'Caribbean Flex' Parthasarathi1,361
4Mohit thejoker' Mehta1,345
5Nitin 'Demogorgon' Arora1,297
6d@@kudaddy1,291
7NoConnection1,215
8Yash 'Babyshark10' Chitre1,181
9Anuj tittooTauji' Yadav1,085
10TheTeacher2.01,068

 

PokerBaazi

The biggest draw on PokerBaazi last night, 7.50 Lakhs GTD The Big Show, obliterated its posted guarantee by 1.23 Lakhs as 349 participants bought in for 2,750. The top 45 places got paid, and Aayush ‘Learnnwin’ Arya won the title for 1.83 Lakhs. The user ‘madon’ placed runner-up for 1.28 Lakhs.

Aayush Arya
Aayush Arya

 

Aayush Arya`s online stats (excluding PokerStars India): Lifetime Winnings: 59.42 Lakhs | Lifetime Profits: 20.21 Lakhs

The 1.50 Lakhs GTD Holdem BOOST clocked in 165 entries, and the top 21 places got a share from the 1.65 Lakhs prize pool. Hemant ‘hkm2828’ Meena cut his way across the competition to win 41,040, just as ‘rampal2000’ finished runner-up for 28,760.

‘Yoanatanwar’ (Won Daily Night Sprint 1.50 Lakhs GTD for 46,650), ‘Avengers26’ (Won PLO Boost Monster 1 Lakh GTD for 34,090), Chetraj ‘chetraj100’ Mishra (Won Evening Sprint 1 Lakh GTD for 30,080), ‘yuvi0069’ (Won Sprint 1 Lakh GTD for 23,010), ‘daredevilcalls’ (Won Turbo 50K GTD for 11,560), and ‘Chintu452’ (Won 5-max Daily 50K GTD for 10,770) won the other Monday marquees on PokerBaazi!

 

PokerStars India

The 5 Lakhs GTD Battle Royale headlined the Monday schedule on PokerStars India. The 2,350 buy-in event registered a 224-entry field, filling in a little over 20,000 in overlays. Ashish ‘TRIPPINonACID’ Kumar was the last player standing and won the event for the second time this year for 1.07 Lakhs (includes 62,002 in bounties). Pranav ‘pkpok13’ Khandalkar came second for 70,679 (includes 25,790 in bounties).

Ashish Kumar
Ashish Kumar

 

Last night`s win fetched Ashish Kumar his ninth title for the year. Interestingly, Kumar’s last title win from three months ago (September 13) was in this same event. His online stats: Lifetime Winnings: 71.33 Lakhs | Lifetime Profit: 16.37 Lakhs

Shekhar ‘shekhar_singh’ Singh overcame a 136-entry field in the 1.25 Lakhs GTD Ultrasonic to win 32,578 (includes 19,344 in bounties). ‘Flipper108’ placed runner-up for 13,834 (includes 600 in bounties).

Shekhar Singh
Shekhar Singh

 

Shekhar Singh also placed 13th in Adda52’s Dinner PLO Adda for 2,576. His online stats: Lifetime Winnings: 98.96 Lakhs | Lifetime Profit: 21 Lakhs

Partho ‘SpidermanIndia’ Datta (Won Afternoon on Stars 60K GTD for 19,662), ‘tight_sam888’ (Won Deepstack 50K GTD for 14,158), ‘AsteRisKoo’ (Won Omania 30K GTD for 10,556), and Prithvi ‘Prithvi99’ Bhatia (Won Primetime Grind 50K GTD for 10,495) shipped the other Monday marquees on PokerStars India.

 

Adda52

Adda52`s brand-new “Series of Legends”(SOL) comprises nine uniquely branded events with 2.60 Crores GTD across the series. SOL runs from December 13 to 19, and Day 1 of the series had two events running.

The only SOL event to play down to a winner yesterday, 15 Lakhs GTD Profish Malik (named after poker pro Akash Malik), brought in 458 participants resulting in an overlay shortfall worth 57,300, and the top 49 places got paid. The former Maverick champion Debapriya ‘debapriya_12345’ Manna was the last player standing and bagged his fifth title (on Adda52) this year and a 3.67 Lakhs cash prize! Debayan ‘debz19’ Das finished runner-up for 2.17 Lakhs.

Runner-up Debayan Das
Runner-up Debayan Das

 

Debapriya Manna’s Adda52 stats: Site Winnings: 64.96 Lakhs | Site Profits: 15.74 Lakhs

The other SOL event, the eight-flight strong 1 Crore GTD Patni Millionaire, also kicked off yesterday. Day 1A signed up 127 entrants ((89 unique and 38 re-entries), and after the stipulated 29 levels of play, 13 aspirants survived through to Day 2. Puneet ‘j4jolly’ Mishra (293,076), Siddhanth ‘Sidstack’ Kripalani (252,142), Abhishek ‘thegrinder’ Garg (208,444), ‘pobel’ (194,771), and Prateek ‘prateek_k’ Kurkanji (179,715) topped the day-end chip counts.

Md ‘t9ace’ Nazim (Won Afternoon Adda 1.50 Lakhs GTD for 41,175), ‘siva2’ (Won Nighttide DST Adda 1.50 Lakhs GTD for 34,986), ‘Kunalkksn’ (Won Dinner PLO Adda 1 Lakh GTD for 21,505), ‘Borntogamble’ (Won Bounty Adda 60K GTD for 17,212), ‘Bujo’ (Won Freeze Out Adda 50K GTD for 17,171), ‘amar21679’ (Won Morning Adda 50K GTD for 16,301), ‘Sophiacooper07’ (Won Sundown Adda 50K GTD for 11,557), and ‘bhaibhai001’ (Won Evening Adda 50K GTD for 9,385) won the other Adda52 marquees!

 

Khelo365

Khelo365 user ‘KaranZZZ’ topped the 96-entry field in the 10K GTD Sun Downer to win 3,700.

 

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Daily Majors: Sanish Chhabra, Sanket Banerjee, Devrat Singh, Rubin Labroo & Anmol Mehta Champion the Tuesday Flagships

The Tuesday marquees offered almost 2X the prize pool guarantees as compared to Monday, and that was incentive enough for the regs to get back on the grind!

Two former The Millionaire champions bagged flagship titles, with Sanish Chhabra topping the charts with over 4.13 Lakhs in total earnings. He took down the day`s biggest guaranteed event, Spartan Poker’s Mega Stack – Millionaire Bubble, for 3.49 Lakhs. Brijesh Rao finished runner for 2.21 Lakhs and placed one better in Adda52`s Epic – winning the title for 22,316 to collectively make away with 2.43 Lakhs.

Sanket Banerjee shipped Adda52’s The Mint to collect a career-best 2.63 Lakhs. He chopped the title three-way with Sanket Arora (2nd for 2.38 Lakhs) and Tanmay Benara (3rd for 2.14 Lakhs). Banerjee cashed another 1.02 Lakhs from his fifth-place finish in the Mega Stack – Millionaire Bubble, adding 3.66 Lakhs in Tuesday winnings!

Devrat Singh was another former The Millionaire champion who made the Tuesday merit list. Singh took down PokerBaazi’s The Endeavour for 2.54 Lakhs.

The 2020 India Poker Champion Rubin Labroo banked over ₹3.10 Lakhs last night, most notably winning PokerStars India’s Bounty Builder HR for 2.50 Lakhs. Manish Jangid came second for 1.27 Lakhs.

The lawyer-turned-poker pro, Young Gun Anmol Mehta, came out on top in Spartan Poker’s The Race to win 1.20 Lakhs, and Saurabh Barwa finished runner-up for 80,380.

Tanmay Benara, Kunal Yadav, Himanshu Dwivedi, Rohit Malhotra, and Avinash Kumar bagged the other marquee titles!

Here are the Tuesday highlights!

 

Spartan Poker

Spartan Poker has brought back its weekly flagships now that The Millionaire Series 3.0 is over and last night saw the Mega Stack – Millionaire Bubble making a re-run! The 3,300 buy-in event registered a smashing 18 Lakhs prize pool, making it the biggest event (in prize money) among all the events running across the major sites! And walking away with the 3.49 Lakhs first-place cash prize was Sanish ‘Sanish21’ Chhabra. The inaugural INCOOP Main Event winner also placed fifth in PokerStars India’s Bounty Builder HR for 64,615, raking in 4.13 Lakhs in Tuesday winnings.

Sanish Chhabra
Sanish Chhabra

 

Sanish Chhabra’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: 3.91 Crores | Lifetime Profits: 1.36 Crores

Brijesh ‘Sanu15’ Rao made a strong impression yesterday with two top finishes. He came close to winning the Mega Stack – Millionaire Bubble, ultimately collecting 2.21 Lakhs in second place. However, he ended up taking down the 90K GTD Epic for 22,316, rounding up 2.43 Lakhs in Tuesday earnings.

PokerGuru Ambassador Ashish ‘Donkey 07’ Munot (3rd for 1.60 Lakhs), Avneesh ‘IamAM’ Munjal (4th for 1.29 Lakhs), and Rehmat ‘kendralust’ Singh Walia (6th for 78,840) also FT-ed the event.

The user ‘BustedFish’ money-bubbled Mega Stack in 56th place to win a free ticket to Day 1A of the upcoming The Millionaire.

Young Gun Anmol ‘Anzzzzz’ Mehta trounced a 402-strong field in the other Tuesday marquee, 5 Lakhs GTD The Race, to claim the lion’s share of the 6.03 Lakhs prize pool worth 1.20 Lakhs. This was Anmol Mehta’s 16th title win of the year. Saurabh ‘Shade45’ Barwa finished runner-up for 80,380.

Anmol Mehta
Anmol Mehta

 

‘HJAIN44’ (Won Monster Stack 2.50 Lakhs GTD for 54,990), ‘Immortal_08’ (Won Night Rider – Deepstack 2 Lakhs GTD for 43,445), and ‘Tommysingh’ (Won The Centurion 70K GTD for 14,805) nabbed the other marquees running on Spartan Poker yesterday!

 

PokerBaazi

PokerBaazi’s Wednesday headliner, the ₹12 Lakhs GTD The Endeavour, attracted 345 entries, collecting a ₹12.07 Lakhs prize pool. In under seven hours of gameplay, the former The Millionaire & Full House champion Devrat ‘vickypune’ Singh came out on top and won a personal-best (on PokerBaazi) ₹2.54 Lakhs. The user ‘diven’ secured a runner-up payday worth ₹1.78 Lakhs.

Devrat Singh
Devrat Singh

 

The three-time IOPC title winner Debayan ‘dbz19’ Das FT-ed two events last night, netting ₹1.49 Lakhs.

Debayan Das
Debayan Das

 

His FT finishes include:

> 3rd in PokerBaazi’s The Endeavour for ₹1.14 Lakhs

> 8th in Adda52’s The Mint for ₹35,000

The former Destiny champion Tanmay ‘truman’ Benara ran past the 233-strong field in PokerBaazi’s ₹4 Lakhs GTD Daily Sprint 6-Max to collect ₹1.10 Lakhs. The user ‘jat777’ placed runner-up for ₹76,937.

Tanmay Benara
Tanmay Benara

 

Tanmay Benara cashed another two events, adding over ₹3.27 Lakhs cumulatively.

His ITM finishes include:

> 3rd in Adda52’s The Mint for 2.15 Lakhs

> 1st in PokerBaazi’s Daily Sprint 6-Max for ₹1.10 Lakhs

> 14th in PokerBaazi’s Holdem BOOST for ₹3,017

Tanmay Benara’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹1.22 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹41.50 Lakhs | Titles Won in 2021: #35

It`s the third and final week for the 10 Mein 10 Lakhpati” event that played out another two qualifiers yesterday. The week-long event has logged in a total of 5,416 entries across four qualifiers in the last two days. There are 10 more qualifiers on the tap.

Here are details of the two qualifiers that ran on Tuesday.

> Qualifier 3: Total Entries – 1432 | Total Survivors – 26 | Chip Leader – ‘Herogorwani’ (1,225,000)

> Qualifier 4: Total Entries – 1338 | Total Survivors – 26 | Chip Leader – ‘cmtom’ (1,309,000)

Himanshu ‘hdwivedi3’ Dwivedi (Won Daily Night Sprint ₹1.50 Lakhs GTD for ₹47,872), Rohit ‘mrblue1205’ Malhotra (Won Holdem BOOST ₹1.50 Lakhs GTD for ₹43,510), ‘knahsahs’ (Won PLO5 BOOST ₹1 Lakh GTD for ₹38,110), Avinash ‘I_fart_u_faint’ Kumar (Won Sprint 1 PM ₹1 Lakh GTD for ₹34,420), ‘rohitmalik777’ (Won Evening SPRINT ₹1 Lakh GTD for ₹34,022), ‘bigfish12’ (Won Daily Afternoon Sprint ₹1 Lakh GTD for ₹31,312), and ‘Maverick_’ (Won Sprint 1 AM ₹1 Lakh GTD for ₹26,286) won the other Tuesday marquees on PokerBaazi!

 

PokerStars India

PokerStars India’s Tuesday primetime attraction, Bounty Builder HR, had 115 contenders vying for a share of the ₹10 Lakhs GTD prize pool. The site filled in a significant ₹1.95 Lakhs in overlays, offering excellent value to the 13 players who cashed the event. The proceedings went on from 8 PM to 2.44 AM, with Rubin ‘kornkid4’ Labroo eventually coming out on top to collect ₹2.50 Lakhs (includes ₹1.13 Lakhs in bounties). Manish ‘manish jangid’ Jangid, who had qualified through a ₹770 satellite, placed runner-up for ₹1.27 Lakhs (includes ₹21,547 in bounties).

Rubin Labroo
Rubin Labroo

 

Rubin Labroo made deep runs in another two events, adding over ₹3.10 Lakhs.

His ITM finishes include:

> 1st in Bounty Builder HR for ₹2.50 Lakhs

> 7th in PokerBaazi`s The Endeavour for ₹42,263

> 18th in the Mega Stack Millionaire Bubble for ₹17,820

Rubin Labroo’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹7.18 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹1.90 Crores

The ₹2 Lakhs GTD Uppercut Mini drew 174 entrants, generating a ₹2.18 Lakhs prize pool. The former The Ballers champion Kunal ‘Kunnotaguero’ Yadav was the last player standing and won ₹54,076 (includes ₹34,863 in bounties). The user ‘oceansAKQJT’ came second for ₹24,232 (includes ₹5,020 in bounties).

Kunal Yadav
Kunal Yadav

 

‘MrBigSlick139’ (Won Ultrasonic ₹1.25 Lakhs GTD for ₹28,284), ‘BoyShadowXs’ (Won Afternoon on Stars ₹60K GTD for ₹17,275), ‘EKKADOUBLE’ (Won Bigstack Turbo ₹50K GTD for ₹14,170), ‘rpm282828’ (Won Primetime Grind ₹50K GTD for ₹12,514), ‘7Braveheart’ (Won Deepstack ₹50K GTD for ₹10,181) and ‘KJSINGH540’ (Won Bounty Builder ₹15K GTD for ₹3,725) won the other Tuesday marquees on PokerStars India!

 

Adda52

Tuesday, as always, saw the 14 Lakhs GTD The Mint headlining the MTT schedule on Adda52! The 3,850 buy-in event brought in 380 entrants, and the top 25 finishers benefitted from the 70,000 in overlay value added by the site! Sanket ‘superjericho300’ Banerjee raced past some stiff competition to win the title for a personal-best 2.63 Lakhs. He chopped the title three-way with Sanket ‘blackcod’ Arora (2nd for 2.38 Lakhs) and Tanmay ‘PlusEV’ Benara (3rd for 2.14 Lakhs).

Sanket Banerjee
Sanket Banerjee

 

Sanket Banerjee had a breakout run last night as he cashed another 1.02 Lakhs for his fifth-place finish in Spartan Poker`s Mega Stack – Millionaire Bubble, adding a career-best 3.66 Lakhs to his tally!

The 3 Lakhs GTD Voyager drew 341 entries, and with each of them buying in for 1,100, a 3.41 Lakhs prize pool was formed! The top 25 places got paid, and banking the lion`s share of the prize money collected was Ajit Kumar ‘Oshuri’ Mondal, who won the 85,250 up-top. Sunday`s Grinders Series Main Event champion Karan ‘gogikaran’ Malhotra missed out on the title in second place, netting 51,662.

Runner-up Karan Malhotra
Runner-up Karan Malhotra

 

 

Khelo365

Khelo365 user ‘NirajBhai’ overcame an 89-entry field in the 20K GTD Under The Gun PLO to win 10,680. ‘Hulop62’ finished runner-up for 6,675.

 

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

Daily Majors: Pravin Garle, Ayush Garg, Harsh Dembla, Siddhanth Kripalani & Aayush Arya Champion the Thursday Flagships

Thursday laid out a busy MTT schedule, with the day’s flagships and Adda52’s DOPT series keeping the regs busy. The micro and low stakes players had the PokerBaazi Bankroll Builder Series (PBBS) for action.

One of the September The Millionaire runner-up finishers, Pravin Garle, topped the Thursday charts after spinning up a ₹600 satellite entry into a whopping ₹7.80 Lakhs payday in Adda52’s DOPT Thursday Feature.

PokerBaazi user ‘Ikka5’ championed The Summit for a site-best ₹4.16 Lakhs beating the Game Changer 1.0 winner Prashanth Sekar (2nd for ₹2.92 Lakhs) heads-up.

The former The Millionaire winner Ayush Garg came out on top in Spartan Poker’s Trending Thursday to win ₹2.49 Lakhs, and he cut a four-way deal with Dhaval Bagaria (2nd for ₹2.41 Lakhs), ‘bluechipp’ (3rd for ₹2.34 Lakhs), and Debayan Das (4th for ₹2.11 Lakhs).

PokerStars India’s “Star of the Month” – March 2021 Harsh Dembla was the last player standing in the site’s Highroller last night and won ₹1,91,750. Sreekanth Narayan banked a better ₹1,92,016, courtesy of a heads-up deal.

The DOPT Wednesday Feature champion Siddhanth Kripalani kept the winning momentum for a second consecutive day as he took down Spartan Poker’s Deepstack title for ₹85,413. He also placed fifth in PokerBaazi’s The Summit for ₹1.04 Lakhs, making away with ₹1.90 Lakhs cumulatively.

Aayush Arya bagged two titles last night for a ₹1.36 Lakhs bankroll boost. He took down Adda52’s DOPT Jaqk for ₹85,575 and PokerBaazi’s Holdem Boost for 50,474.

Dhaval Doshi, Vijendra Kumar, Ajay Sharma, Mohit Kumar Singh, Aditya Kulkarni, Bhavyajeet Singh Rathore, Karan Malhotra, Akansha Sehgal, and Mohsin Shaikh bagged the other marquee titles.

Here are the Thursday highlights!

Spartan Poker

Spartan Poker’s ₹16 Lakhs GTD Trending Thursday pulled in 349 entries, creating a ₹17.45 Lakhs prize pool. After over eight hours of play, The former The Millionaire winner Ayush ‘Tabono’ Garg walked away with the title for ₹2.49 Lakhs and was part of a four-way deal involving Dhaval ‘KINGofWISDOM’ Bagaria (2nd for ₹2.41 Lakhs), ‘bluechipp’ (3rd for ₹2.34 Lakhs), and Debayan ‘MonsterD’ Das (4th for ₹2.11 Lakhs).

Ayush Garg
Ayush Garg

 

Ayush Garg’s Spartan Poker stats: Site Winnings: ₹75.12 Lakhs | Site Profits: ₹20.54 Lakhs

The former IOPC Millionaire United champion, Young Gun Siddhanth ‘PluRibu$’ Kripalani, kept his winning momentum going by taking down the ₹4 Lakhs GTD Deepstack for ₹85,413, picking up his 19th tournament title of the year. ‘CharlieDREW’ finished runner-up for ₹56,786.

 

Siddhanth Kripalani
Siddhanth Kripalani

 

Siddhanth Kripalani had won the DOPT Wednesday Feature the day before, making this his second title victory on consecutive days. Last night, he made away with ₹1.90 Lakhs overall. His ITM finishes include:

> 5th in PokerBaazi’s The Summit for ₹1.04 Lakhs

> 1st in Spartan Poker’s Deepstack for ₹85,413

Siddhanth Kripalani’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹4.91 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹2.25 Crores | Annual Winnings: ₹2.60 Crores | Ranked #12 in the Annual Leaderboard Standings

‘stallioniteraj’ (Won Epic ₹90K GTD for ₹22,995) and ‘Neutral’ (Won The Centurion ₹1 Lakh GTD for ₹21,150) shipped the other Thursday marquees on Spartan Poker.

PokerBaazi

PokerBaazi’s Thursday bonanza, the ₹15 Lakhs GTD The Summit, saw site-reg ‘Ikka5’ overcoming the 236-entry field to win the title for a personal-best ₹4.16 Lakhs. The Game Changer 1.0 winner Prashanth ‘Iveyleague’ Sekar placed runner-up for ₹2.92 Lakhs.

Prashanth Sekar
Prashanth Sekar

 

‘Ikka5’ ‘s PokerBaazi stats: Site Winnings: ₹56.92 Lakhs | Site Profits: ₹91,047

The former The Endeavour champion Aayush ‘Learnnwin’ Arya ran past the 209-player field in the ₹1.50 Lakhs GTD Holdem Boost to collect the lion’s share of the ₹2.09 Lakhs worth ₹50,474. Rohit ‘mrblue1205’ Malhotra stood second for ₹35,384.

Aayush Arya
Aayush Arya

 

Aayush Arya made away with two titles yesterday and scored his second victory in Adda52’s ₹3 Lakhs GTD DOPT Jaqk for ₹85,575. His Thursday winnings crossed ₹1.36 Lakhs. His top finishes include:

> 1st in Adda52’s DOPT Jaqk for ₹85,575

> 1st in PokerBaazi’s Holdem Boost for 50,474

Aayush Arya’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹45.50 Lakhs | Lifetime Profits: ₹12.82 Lakhs

The PBBS title winners on Day 4 of the series were Mohsin ‘gongo’ Shaikh (Won PBBS#19 ₹25K GTD for ₹6,190), ‘BigJee’ (Won PBBS#20 DST ₹20K GTD for ₹4,810), ‘vat69vat’ (Won PBBS#18 PLO ₹5K GTD for ₹1,515), ‘Utkarshmessi12’ (Won PBBS#16 ₹5K GTD PKO for ₹1,492), and ‘serebihar12w49c’ (Won PBBS#17 Hyper ₹2K GTD for ₹401).

Aditya ‘adit11’ Kulkarni (Won Daily Night SPRINT ₹1.50 Lakhs GTD for ₹42,115), ‘Subjected’ (Won PLO5 Boost ₹1 Lakh GTD for ₹35,535), Karan ‘karangogi’ Malhotra (Won Sprint ₹1 Lakh GTD for ₹29,668), ‘HitmanPS’ (Won Daily Afternoon Sprint ₹1 Lakh GTD for ₹28,086), ‘rvjn91’ (Won Evening Sprint ₹1 Lakh GTD for ₹25,642), and ‘Rajeety77’ (Won 5-Max Daily ₹50K GTD for ₹11,204) shipped the other PokerBaazi marquees.

PokerStars India

PokerStars India’s ₹10 lakhs GTD Highroller brought in 147 participants, and the top 17 places got a share from the ₹10.29 Lakhs prize pool. The site’s “Star of the Month” – March 2021 Harsh ‘kakori kabab’ Dembla (opted out of our tracking) was the last player standing and won ₹1,91,750. Sreekanth ‘LaganaHiToHai’ Narayan banked a better ₹1,92,016, courtesy of a heads-up deal.

Harsh Dembla
Harsh Dembla

 

Sreekanth Narayan cashed Spartan Poker’s Trending Thursday in 25th place for ₹17,101, pushing his Thursday winnings to ₹2.09 Lakhs. His online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹4.05 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹1.30 Lakhs

Sreekanth Narayan
Sreekanth Narayan

 

The #7 ranked player of the year, PokerGuru Ambassador Ashish ‘Spewushhhiiiii’ Ahuja, added almost ₹1.83 Lakhs yesterday across four deep runs.

Ashish Ahuja
Ashish Ahuja

 

His ITM finishes include:

> 6th in Spartan Poker’s Trending Thursday for ₹85,331

> 6th in PokerStars India’s Highroller for ₹61,084

> 21st in PokerBaazi’s The Summit for ₹18,585

> 24th in Adda52’s DOPT Thursday Feature for ₹18,000

Ashish Ahuja’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹9.31 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹3.64 Crores | Annual Winnings: ₹2.85 Crores | Ranked #7 in the Annual Leaderboard Standings

The ₹1.75 Lakhs GTD Deepstack registered a 122-player field, overlaying ₹22,500, and the top 13 places made it in the money. Ajay ‘AJ14071988’ Sharma was the last player standing and won ₹46,624, with Mandar ‘MAMA4000’ Madaye taking second-place for ₹24,631).

Ajay Sharma
Ajay Sharma

 

‘Xbox0710’ (Won Ultrasonic ₹1.25 Lakhs GTD for ₹30,834), ‘Khannaaaaaaa’ (Won Afternoon on Stars ₹60K GTD for ₹15,445), ‘Blackknight769’ (Won Primetime Grind ₹50K GTD for ₹13,788), ‘leverage769’ (Won Deepstack ₹50K GTD for ₹12,238), and ‘Don903’ (Won Omaha ₹30K GTD for ₹10,267) took down the other PokerStars India marquees.

Adda52

Thursday was one of the most eventful days at Adda52’s DOPT, with eight events running, including Day 1A of the DOPT Main Event.

The biggest guaranteed event to play down to a winner on Adda52 yesterday, the ₹30 Lakhs GTD DOPT Thursday Feature, saw 517 participants joining the action, resulting in a glaring ₹2.86 Lakhs overlay shortfall. The top 55 spots got paid, and Pravin ‘spanks’ Garle was named the champion. The former The Millionaire runner-up finisher spun up a ₹600 satellite ticket into the hefty ₹7.80 Lakhs paycheque after he beat out ‘Oshuri‘ (2nd for ₹4.42 Lakhs) in heads-up play.

Pravin Garle
Pravin Garle

 

The series’ showstopper, the ₹1.50 Crore GTD DOPT Main Event, also got underway last evening, with the first of its six starting flights registering a 230-player field. After the stipulated 29 levels of play on Day 1A, only 30 players bagged a stack for Day 2. Divanshu ‘1diot’ Khurana (367,394) topped the day-end chip counts, with ‘ktr1973 (318,455), last night’s Deepstack winner Siddhanth ‘Sidstack’ Kripalani (262,190), Prashant ‘softyvanilla77’ Verma (249,787), and Akansha ‘akanshasehgal’ Sehgal (173,986), filling in the top five names on the survivor’s list.

Divanshu Khurana
Divanshu Khurana

 

Aayush ‘aayusharya’ Arya (Won DOPT Jaqk ₹3 Lakhs GTD for ₹85,575), Dhaval ‘faizal1506’ Doshi (Won DOPT Warm Up ₹3 Lakhs GTD for ₹83,400), Vijendra ‘sadhu16’ Kumar Sharma (Won DOPT Royale PKO ₹2 Lakhs GTD for ₹74,788), ‘gokugg’ (Won DOPT Deep Dive ₹2.2 Lakhs GTD for ₹54,616), Mohit Kumar ‘Betoo’ Singh (Won DOPT Suites ₹1.5 Lakhs GTD for ₹42,496), Bhavyajeet Singh ‘brbhavya’ Rathore (Won DOPT Daily Kickoff ₹1.5 Lakhs GTD for ₹36,148), Akansha ‘akanshasehgal’ Sehgal (Won DOPT Flint ₹1 Lakh GTD for ₹24,469), and ‘Mahimaarrahahai‘ (Won Morning Adda ₹50K GTD for ₹14,771) won the other marquees.

Note: We will not be carrying the detailed report for our Daily Majors recap today!

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