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Daily Majors: Karan Malhotra, Neeraj Sattawat, Manish Lakhotia & Gokul Raj Trump the Tuesday Flagships

The regs were in full attendance on the domestic felts yesterday, and most of the day’s big-ticket events surpassed their advertised guarantees. Day 2 of PokerBaazi’s 1000X Series 2.0 had five events on the tap, even as we’re looking forward to the fifth edition of PokerStars India’s ₹3+ Crores GTD Winter Series taking off tomorrow, January 5.

Karan Malhotra stormed into the Tuesday headlines on the back of three ITM finishes, rounding out a hefty ₹4.54 Lakhs in cashes. Adding his third title in a week, Malhotra captured Spartan Poker’s Mega Stack for ₹3.01 Lakhs. Vivek Singh came in second in the event to collect a ₹2.72 Lakhs payout.

‘Darksider’ (anonymity requested) emerged as the single-biggest scorer on Tuesday, collecting ₹4.42 Lakhs in Spartan Poker’s Tuesday High Roller, which they shipped for the second time. Sunday’s Roller Coaster champion, Ankit Wadhawan, finished second for ₹3.05 Lakhs.

The IOPC June 2022 The Crown third-place finisher Neeraj Sattawat drove up the Tuesday action on PokerBaazi, shipping the site’s The Endeavour for a site-best ₹4.21 Lakhs (won ₹4.26 Lakhs overall). Long time reg Vishnu Khandelwal finished runner-up for ₹2.51 Lakhs.

The Darjeeling-based pro, Manish Lakhotia, followed up his last week’s Wednesday High Roller win with another title run, shipping Adda52’s The Mint for ₹3.52 Lakhs, adding to ₹3.97 Lakhs in Tuesday’s winnings.

PokerBaazi user ‘akash33776’ captured the day’s biggest 1000X title, the 1000X#12 Tuesday Prime, for ₹3.06 Lakhs, following a four-way deal with ‘poker_lord’ (2nd for ₹2.25 Lakhs), ‘RockingstarYash’ (3rd for ₹2.50 Lakhs), and ‘Kaikeyi’ (4th for ₹2.16 Lakhs).

Prashant Baghmar (Won the 1000X#11 for ₹1.16 Lakhs), Shadab Siddiqui (Won the 1000X#13 for ₹1.06 Lakhs), and Varun Gulati (Won 1000X#10 for ₹91,000) also bagged the 1000X titles on the site.

Last Thursday’s (7-Max) SPRINT champion Gokul Raj reeled in his second title in a week, taking down PokerStars India’s Turbo Masters (8-Max) for ₹1 Lakh, adding to a Tuesday haul of ₹1.69 Lakhs.

Prem Chand Gope, Samridhi Kapoor, Dayanand Prass, Akhilesh Chauhan, Hemanshu Tomar, Swapnil Patil, Md Asraf Ali, Taliwabang Jamir, Kaptan Ali, and Naresh Kumar won the other Tuesday marquees.

Here are the Tuesday highlights!

 

PokerBaazi

1000X#12 Tuesday Prime – ₹25 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹2,750

Entries – 640

Re-entries – 661

Prize Pool – ₹32,52,000

Places Paid – 148

PokerBaazi user ‘akash33776’ toppled a field of 1,301 entries in PokerBaazi’s ₹25 Lakhs GTD 1000X#12 Tuesday Prime, eventually cutting a four-way deal to grab the title and the ₹3.06 Lakhs up top. ‘poker_lord’ (2nd for ₹2.25 Lakhs), ‘RockingstarYash’ (3rd for ₹2.50 Lakhs), and ‘Kaikeyi’ (4th for ₹2.16 Lakhs) were the other three finalists in the event.

‘akash33776’s PokerBaazi stats: Site Winnings: ₹6.77 Lakhs | Site Profits: ₹2.64 Lakhs | Titles Won on Site: 14

Sashank ‘TheTamizhDurrr’ Chakravarty lapped up ₹1.33 Lakhs on the back of three ITM finishes, which include:

> 6th in PokerBaazi’s 1000X#12 Tuesday Prime for ₹93,347

> 11th in Spartan Poker’s Mega Stack for ₹30,030

> 31st in Adda52’s The Mint for ₹9,214

Sashank Chakravarty’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹1.81 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹21.79 Lakhs

The ₹2,750 buy-in event generated a ₹32.52 Lakhs prize pool, and the top 148 spots got paid.

Final Table Results

  1. akash33776 – ₹3,05,983*
  2. poker_lord – ₹2,24,667*
  3. RockingstarYash – ₹2,50,470*
  4. Kaikeyi – ₹2,15,772*
  5. Bharat ‘Thinkfloyd’ Vasan – ₹1,24,571
  6. Sashank ‘TheTamizhDurrr’ Chakravarty – ₹93,347
  7. li7ardking – ₹66,676
  8. volat – ₹48,788

*denotes a four-way deal

 

The Endeavour – ₹20 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹5,500

Entries – 231

Re-entries – 300

Prize Pool – ₹26,55,000

Places Paid – 70

The IOPC June 2022 The Crown third-place finisher Neeraj ‘neerunj’ Sattawat emerged as the Tuesday chartbuster on PokerBaazi, shipping the site’ ₹20 Lakhs GTD The Endeavour. Sattawat overcame the 531-player field in the event to claim the top prize of ₹4.21 Lakhs – his personal-best score on PokerBaazi. Vishnu ‘violator’ Khandelwal settled for a runner-up finish worth ₹2.51 Lakhs.

Neeraj Sattawat
Neeraj Sattawat

 

Neeraj Sattawat cashed another event, making away with a collective ₹4,26,407 on Tuesday. His Tuesday finishes include:

> 1st in PokerBaazi’s The Endeavour for ₹4,20,552 (Best site score)

> 142nd in PokerBaazi’s 1000X#12 Tuesday Prime for ₹5,855

Neeraj Sattawat’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹1.08 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹34.99 Lakhs

Samyak ‘stonedurrr’ Sethi cashed out four events adding ₹83,920 to his online bankroll. His top Tuesday finishes include:

Samyak Sethi
Samyak Sethi

 

> 8th in PokerBaazi’s The Endeavour for ₹53,100

> 25th in Spartan Poker’s Mega Stack for ₹15,101

Samyak Sethi’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹1.07 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹29.67 Lakhs

The ₹5,500 buy-in event crushed the posted guarantee, collecting a prize pool of ₹26.55 Lakhs distributed among the top 70 finishers.

Final Table Results

  1. Neeraj ‘neerunj’ Sattawat – ₹4,20,552
  2. Vishnu ‘violator’ Khandelwal – ₹2,51,429
  3. Himanshu ‘Himanshu0707’ Gupta – ₹1,98,063
  4. Karan ‘karangogi’ Malhotra – ₹1,51,070
  5. Parag ‘vix786’ Shah – ₹1,21,865
  6. IMUNAGI – ₹92,925
  7. Akshay ‘akdolos’ Joshi – ₹65,048
  8. Samyak ‘stonedurrr’ Sethi – ₹53,100

 

1000X#13 – ₹10 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹1,100

Entries – 656

Re-entries – 604

Prize Pool – ₹12,60,000

Places Paid – 209

PokerBaazi’s ₹10 Lakhs GTD 1000X#13 brought in 1,260 runners, collecting a guarantee-smashing ₹12.60 Lakhs prize pool. The ₹1,100 buy-in tourney eventually went down the wire following a five-way deal. Shadab ‘shadab076Siddiqui clinched the title for a personal-best ₹1.06 Lakhs payout.

Shadab Siddiqui
Shadab Siddiqui

 

Shadab Siddiqui’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹13.22 Lakhs | Lifetime Profits: ₹1.47 Lakhs

alwaysnuts97’ (2nd for ₹1.30 Lakhs), Raghav ‘godspeeed’ Aggarwal (3rd for ₹1.11 Lakhs), Hemant ‘hkm2828’ Meena (4th for ₹88,067), and Netra ‘BoB_Das’ Kumar Das (5th for ₹75,650) were the other four finalists who benefitted from the deal.

Final Table Results

  1. Shadab ‘shadab076’ Siddiqui – ₹1,05,943*
  2. alwaysnuts97 – ₹1,29,683*
  3. Raghav ‘godspeeed’ Aggarwal – ₹1,10,578*
  4. Hemant ‘hkm2828’ Meena – ₹88,067*
  5. Netra ‘BoB_Das’ Kumar Das – ₹75,650*
  6. DogaXII – ₹32,508
  7. Raghav ‘pokerwolf’ Siddalinga – ₹22,554
  8. rexxarf – ₹15,750

*denotes a five-way deal

 

1000X#11 – ₹8 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹880

Entries – 466

Re-entries – 397

Prize Pool – ₹8,00,000

Places Paid – 143

Prashant ‘Morpheus’ Baghmar added a 1000X title to his name on Tuesday, topping the 863-player field in PokerBaazi’s ₹8 Lakhs GTD 1000X#11 to collect the title and the ₹1.16 Lakhs up top. ‘Pankajchauh’ collected ₹86,960 in the second place.

Prashant Baghmar
Prashant Baghmar

 

Prashant Baghmar’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹19.2 Lakhs

Gokul ‘gokul1210’ Murugesan (3rd for ₹66,400), Neha ‘neha94’ Mehta (4th for ₹47,760), Kunal ‘symbolicchamp’ Agrawal (5th for ₹34,560), and The Mint third-place finisher Dhaval ‘Faizal1506’ Doshi (7th for ₹17,600) were others who FTed the event.

The ₹880 buy-in event filled in an overlay shortfall of ₹1.10 Lakhs and the top 143 finishers got paid.

Final Table Results

  1. Prashant ‘Morpheus’ Baghmar – ₹1,16,320
  2. Pankajchauh – ₹86,960
  3. Gokul ‘gokul1210’ Murugesan – ₹66,400
  4. Neha ‘neha94’ Mehta – ₹47,760
  5. Kunal ‘symbolicchamp’ Agrawal – ₹34,560
  6. Aichtae – ₹23,440
  7. Dhaval ‘Faizal1506’ Doshi – ₹17,600
  8. Royalflush84 – ₹12,720

 

1000X#10 – ₹7 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹770

Entries – 492

Re-entries – 474

Prize Pool – ₹7,00,000

Places Paid – 155

Last month’s APT#51 Main Event champion, Varun ‘Vg_007’ Gulati, raced past the 966-entry field in PokerBaazi’s ₹7 Lakhs GTD 1000X#10, banking ₹91,281 up top, following a heads-up chop with ‘raghv1’ (2nd for ₹81,199).

Varun Gulati
Varun Gulati

 

Gulati also scored in the 1000X#11 (18th for ₹4,800), locking in ₹96,081 in Tuesday winnings. His online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹1.25 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹32.94 Lakhs

Monday’s 1000X#9 finalist, Onni ‘Onimalhotra’ Malhotra, bagged ₹16,800 through three ITM finishes, with his deepest run coming in the 1000X#10 (7th for ₹13,230). His PokerBaazi stats: Site Winnings: ₹23.46 Lakhs | Site Profits: ₹3.45 Lakhs

The ₹770 buy-in marquee fell ₹23,800 short of its advertised guarantee, and the top 155 runners grabbed a piece of the prize pool.

Final Table Results

  1. Varun ‘Vg_007’ Gulati – ₹91,281*
  2. raghv1 – ₹81,199*
  3. Jivanu – ₹56,700
  4. gd1921 – ₹38,500
  5. Anujsaini.indian – ₹26,600
  6. volat – ₹18,550
  7. Onni ‘Onimalhotra’ Malhotra – ₹13,230
  8. godfather2908 – ₹9,870

*denotes a heads-up deal

 

Prem Chand ‘lastbluff’ Gope (Won 5 Lakhs GTD (7-Max) Afternoon Boost for 88,907), SamridhiLEGGOKapoor (Won 2.50 Lakhs GTD (7-Max) Midnight SPRINT for 45,560), DayananddayanandprassPrass (Won 2.50 Lakhs GTD Daily Boost for 44,220), AkhileshIkk@5’ Chauhan (Won 2 Lakhs GTD PLO-5 BOOST for 38,260), Hemanshupapakancha00Tomar (Won 1.50 Lakhs GTD Daily Night SPRINT for 35,670), ‘princeofdarkness’ (Won 1 Lakh GTD (7-Max) SPRINT for 32,000), and TaliwabangMeverick’ Jamir (Won 1 Lakh GTD PLO-6 BOOST for 28,440) also bagged titles on PokerBaazi yesterday.

 

Spartan Poker

Mega Stack – ₹17 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹4,400

Entries – 229

Re-entries – 62

Rebuys – 138

Prize Pool – ₹17,16,000

Places Paid – 39

A day after his wife Akansha Sehgal took down PokerBaazi’s 1000X#9, Karan ‘Engineerlonda’ Malhotra clinched his first title of 2023 in Spartan Poker’s ₹17 Lakhs GTD Mega Stack, taking home a cool ₹3.01 Lakhs up top. Last Thursday’s Super Stack PKO winner, Malhotra chopped the title with Vivek ‘KasolHieghts’ Singh, who banked a runner-up payout worth ₹2.72 Lakhs.

Karan Malhotra
Karan Malhotra

 

Malhotra picked up two more cashes last night, including an FT finish in PokerBaazi’s The Endeavour, collecting ₹4.54 Lakhs overall. His Tuesday cashes include:

> 1st in Spartan Poker’s Mega Stack for ₹3,00,568

> 4th in PokerBaazi’s The Endeavour for ₹1,51,070

> 108th in PokerBaazi’s 1000X#13 for ₹2,646

Karan Malhotra’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹2.4 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹73.99 Lakhs

The most recent Sunday Superstack runner-up, Vivek Singh, also cashed The Endeavour (46th for ₹17,258), raking in ₹2.90 Lakhs in winnings. His online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹10.5 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹3.67 Crores

Yesterday’s PLO-5 BOOST champion, Akhilesh ‘Ikk@5’ Chauhan, took home ₹1.66 Lakhs in cumulative winnings across four deep runs, which include:

Akhilesh Chauhan
Akhilesh Chauhan

 

> 5th in Spartan Poker’s Mega Stack for ₹1,05,877

> 1st in PokerBaazi’s PLO-5 BOOST for ₹38,261

> 31st in PokerBaazi’s The Endeavour for ₹18,585

> 79th in PokerBaazi’s 1000X#13 for ₹3,024

Akhilesh Chauhan’s online stats (Spartan Poker & PokerBaazi): Lifetime Winnings: ₹1.55 Crores

The 8 PM flagship registered 429 entries, surpassing its listed guarantee by ₹16,000. The top 39 players boarded the money bus.

Final Table Results

  1. Karan ‘Engineerlonda’ Malhotra – ₹3,00,568*
  2. Vivek ‘KasolHieghts’ Singh – ₹2,72,233*
  3. Aman ‘KarrAk’ Kumar Sharma – ₹1,67,310
  4. Chip Magnet – ₹1,35,049
  5. Akhilesh ‘Ikk@5’ Chauhan – ₹1,05,877
  6. Neeraj ‘UnsafeChoice’ Kumar – ₹80,137
  7. Anant ‘ProMaco’ Purohit – ₹58,859
  8. Mayur ‘Darthvader30’ Telangi – ₹43,243

*denotes a heads-up deal

 

Tuesday High Roller (6-Max) – ₹15 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹11,000

Entries – 90

Re-entries – 21

Rebuys – 62

Prize Pool – ₹17,30,000

Places Paid – 15

Last Tuesday’s Mechanical Bull winner, ‘darksider’ (anonymity requested), triumphed over the 173-entry field in Spartan Poker’s 9 PM flagship, the ₹15 Lakhs GTD Tuesday High Roller, claiming the title for the second time, along with the day’s single-biggest payout of ₹4.42 Lakhs. Sunday’s Roller Coaster champion, Ankit ‘d00mtr00per’ Wadhawan, secured the runner-up spot for ₹3.05 Lakhs.

Ankit Wadhawan
Ankit Wadhawan

 

‘darksider’ scored in four events, earning ₹4.57 Lakhs in total winnings. His Tuesday finishes include:

> 1st in Spartan Poker’s Tuesday High Roller for ₹4,42,015

> 128th in PokerBaazi’s 1000X#12 Tuesday Prime for ₹5,855

> 13th in Adda52’s Voyager for ₹4,290

> 44th in PokerBaazi’s 1000X#13 for ₹4,410

Young Gun Aayush ‘Eureka226’ Arya ran deep in three events, lapping up ₹2.45 Lakhs in earnings, which include:

Aayush Arya
Aayush Arya

 

> 3rd in Spartan Poker’s Tuesday High Roller for ₹1,99,815

> 7th in Adda52’s The Mint for ₹38,981

> 89th in PokerBaazi’s 1000X#12 Tuesday Prime for ₹6,505

Aayush Arya’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹4.04 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹1.61 Crores

Sunday’s The MoneyMaker finalist, Anmol ‘Dead money’ Narang, collected ₹2.14 Lakhs on the back of three ITM finishes, which include:

Anmol Narang
Anmol Narang

 

> 4th in Spartan Poker’s Tuesday High Roller for ₹1,61,755

> 12th in PokerBaazi’s 1000X#12 Tuesday Prime for ₹35,778

> 61st in PokerBaazi’s The Endeavour for ₹15,930

Anmol Narang’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹1.74 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹36.56 Lakhs

Laksh ‘b00mTilt23’ Pal Singh ITM-ed three tournaments, banking ₹1.11 Lakhs in Tuesday cashes, which include:

Laksh Pal Singh
Laksh Pal Singh

 

> 6th in Spartan Poker’s Tuesday High Roller for ₹1,02,070

> 123rd in PokerBaazi’s 1000X#12 Tuesday Prime for ₹5,855

> 94th in PokerBaazi’s 1000X#13 for ₹3,024

Laksh Pal Singh’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹11.81 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹5.13 Crores

Final Table Results

  1. darksider – ₹4,42,015
  2. Ankit ‘d00mtr00per’ Wadhawan – ₹3,04,480
  3. Aayush ‘Eureka226’ Arya – ₹1,99,815
  4. Anmol ‘Dead money’ Narang – ₹1,61,755
  5. Parminder ‘Bounceez’ Randhava – ₹1,30,615
  6. Laksh ‘b00mTilt23’ Pal Singh – ₹1,02,070

 

‘Reubenheikru’ (Won 3.50 Lakhs GTD The Race for 63,457), ‘Laxmanjhula’ (Won 2 Lakhs GTD Monster Stack for 52,546), ‘simsimpola’ (Won 1.50 Lakhs GTD Night Rider for 39,264), ‘DhakkiTiki’ (Won 1.50 Lakhs GTD Sundowner Multi-Entry for 31,725), ‘constantine’ (Won 1 Lakh GTD Chip Up for 22,951), and ‘Deathstalker’ (Won 50K GTD The Centurion for 10,025) won the other titles on Spartan Poker.

 

MPL Poker

Terrific Tuesday – ₹1 Lakh GTD

Buy-in – 275

Entries – 474

Prize Pool – 1,00,000

Places Paid – 100

Arman ‘expert7374475’ Ansari toppled a 100-player field in MPL Poker’s 1 Lakh GTD Terrific Tuesday to collect the title and 22,278. Guljari ‘sonusahani777’ Chaudhary finished runner-up for 13,035.

Final Table Results

  1. Arman ‘expert7374475’ Ansari – 22,278
  2. Guljari ‘sonusahani777’ Chaudhary – 13,035
  3. Biju ‘funedge64567124’ Sardar – 7,406
  4. Vedveer ‘gjskzndnxnxjxjf’ Singh – 5,332
  5. Akhil ‘akkiii007’’ Patel – 4,147
  6. Rohit ‘idol2298430’ Gupta – 2,962
  7. Abhishek ‘abhi2345’ Pandey – 2,488
  8. Sukumar ‘king2189795’ Patra – 2,133

 

 

Pocket52

Pocket Jacks – 4 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – 1,650

Entries – 126

Re-entries – 68

Prize Pool – 4,00,000

Places Paid – 30

Pocket52 network user ‘ktm421’ ran past a 194-entry field in the site’s 8 PM marquee, the 4 Lakhs GTD Pocket Jacks, taking home 80,000 hard cash! ‘miaddamo’ placed second for 57,000.

The winner also championed the Pocket Squares last night, collecting another 13,200 paycheque.

Online regular Lavesh ‘lavesh7’ Meena came sixth for 16,000.

Final Table Results

  1. ktm421 – 80,000
  2. miaddamo – 57,000
  3. bhola_FHyfJqkwMI – 40,000
  4. MinishaLamba – 28,000
  5. Mention – 21,000
  6. Lavesh ‘lavesh7’ Meena – 16,000

 

elk_carey_10241473’ (Won 1.25 Lakhs GTD Pocket Brunch for 25,000), ‘81##.734##191_4235722’ (Won 75K GTD Pocket Soda for 17,250), Kaptan ‘KaptanAli’ Ali (Won 75K GTD Pocket Snacks for 15,750) and ‘ktm421’ (Won 60K GTD Pocket Squares for 13,200) won the other Pocket52 marquees on Thursday.

 

PokerStars India

Turbo Masters (8-Max) 5 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – 3,300

Entries – 99

Re-entries – 65

Prize Pool – 5,00,000

Places Paid – 23

After shipping PokerBaazi’s (7-MAX) SPRINT last Thursday, seasoned pro Gokul ‘Haxton Jr’ Raj made the victory march in PokerStars India’s Turbo Masters (8-Max) 5 Lakhs GTD and took home 1 Lakh up top, with ‘The first women’ placing second for 77,362.

Gokul Raj
Gokul Raj

 

Raj reeled in 1.69 Lakhs across four deep runs last night, which include:

> 1st in PokerStars India’s Turbo Masters (8-Max) for 1,00,669

> 11th in PokerBaazi’s 1000X#12 Tuesday Prime for 42,283

> 39th in PokerBaazi’s The Endeavour for 18,585

> 11th in Spartan Poker’s The Race for 7,108

Gokul Raj’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: 7.84 Crores | Lifetime Profits: 3.27 Crores | Titles Won in 2022: #1

The 3,300 buy-in MTT logged in 164 challengers to leave an overlay of 8,000, and the top 23 places got paid.

Final Table Results

  1. Gokul ‘Haxton Jr’ Raj – 1,00,669
  2. The first women – 77,362
  3. josh1317 – 59,451
  4. smokijoejr – 45,687
  5. Aryaman ‘AryaKnight’ Arora – 35,109
  6. Sashank ‘TheTamizhDurrr’ Chakravarty – 26,981
  7. vjTILTing – 20,734
  8. Pimpstar770 – 15,934
  9. Ashit ‘Cringing’ Sharma – 13,122

 

‘Wanabepro299’ (Won 2 Lakhs GTD Uppercut for 50,196), Swapnil ‘pokpom1’ Patil (Won 1 Lakh GTD Ultrasonic for 33,485), ‘ShipIT@MONEY’ (Won 50K GTD Bounty Adrenaline [6-Max] for 15,215), and ‘gblaze8611’ (Won 50K GTD Super Stack PKO [8-Max] for 14,259) won the other titles on PokerStars India.

 

Adda52

The Mint – ₹14 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹3,850

Entries – 226

Re-entries – 179

Prize Pool – ₹14,17,501

Places Paid – 43

Last week’s Wednesday High Roller champion, Manish ‘newkidpoker’ Lakhotia, banked ₹3.97 Lakhs across two deep runs, joining an elite league of players who have crossed ₹13 Crores in tracked online winnings. The Darjeeling-based pro picked up his first title of 2023 in Adda52’s 8 PM flagship, the ₹14 Lakhs GTD The Mint, for ₹3.52 Lakhs. ‘VishuChi’ finished runner-up for ₹2.13 Lakhs.

Manish Lakhotia
Manish Lakhotia

 

Lakhotia’s Tuesday finishes include:

> 1st in Adda52’s The Mint for ₹3,51,540 (his third time winning the title)

> 9th in Spartan Poker’s Tuesday High Roller for ₹44,980

Manish Lakhotia’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹13 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹3.56 Crores

Dhaval ‘faizal1506’ Doshi netted ₹1.83 Lakhs on the back of five cashes, which include:

Dhaval Doshi
Dhaval Doshi

 

> 3rd in Adda52’s The Mint for ₹1,48,838

> 7th in PokerBaazi’s 1000X#11 for ₹17,600

> 84th in PokerBaazi’s 1000X#12 Tuesday Prime for ₹8,131

> 11th in PokerBaazi’s Daily Boost for ₹5,320

> 116th in PokerBaazi’s 1000X#13 for ₹2,646

Dhaval Doshi’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹1.59 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹34.25 Lakhs

Monday’s 1000X#9 fifth-place finisher, Aditya ‘adi2244’ Navalkar, ITM-ed five tournaments, pocketing ₹64,549 overall. His ITM finishes include:

Aditya Navalkar
Aditya Navalkar

 

> 6th in Adda52’s The Mint for ₹49,613

> 76th in PokerBaazi’s 1000X#12 Tuesday Prime for ₹8,131

> 101st in PokerBaazi’s 1000X#13 for ₹3,024

> 26th in PokerBaazi’s Daily Boost for ₹2,345

> 41st in PokerBaazi’s Daily Night SPRINT for ₹1,436

Aditya Navalkar’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹78.99 Lakhs | Lifetime Profits: ₹21.56 Lakhs

The ₹3,850 buy-in tourney posted a guarantee-surpassing ₹14.18 Lakhs prize pool, and the top 43 places were paid.

Final Table Results

  1. Manish ‘newkidpoker’ Lakhotia – ₹3,51,540
  2. VishuChi – ₹2,12,625
  3. Dhaval ‘faizal1506’ Doshi – ₹1,48,838
  4. Malone69 – ₹1,13,400
  5. captainloura – ₹73,710
  6. Aditya ‘adi2244’ Navalkar – ₹49,613
  7. Aayush ‘aayusharya’ Arya – ₹38,981
  8. XXX2837 – ₹31,894

 

Samimeel’ (Won 2.50 Lakhs GTD Voyager for 73,216), Md AshrafAsraf786786Ali (Won 1.50 Lakhs GTD Nighttide DST Adda for 30,301), ‘ThePokerProfessor’ (Won 40K GTD Freeze Out Adda for 10,321), ‘Nasse’ (Won 50K GTD Sundown Adda for 10,184), Naresh ‘nareshnow’ Kumar (Won 60K GTD Bounty Adda for 9,793), and ‘kush205’ (Won 50K GTD Evening Adda for 9,393) won the other titles on Adda52.

 

Khelo365

Khelo365 regular ‘Amazonking’ took down the 10K GTD Sun Downer for 3,100, beating ‘CROWNMAGIC’ (2nd for 2,100) heads-up.

 

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Daily Majors: Mandar Madaye, Snehil Aggarwal, Deepak Singh & Kritagya Sharma Make the Monday Headlines

Monday was visibly slow coming out of a super intense Sunday that saw PokerBaazi’s 1000X Series and Adda52`s Nano Poker Series drawing to a close. Nevertheless, MTT players get only a brief respite for the second edition of Spartan Poker’s India Turbo Masters takes off on Friday, September 23, guaranteeing over ₹8 Crores in value and 65 fast-paced events.

Snehil Aggarwal (opted out of our tracking) has been on a roll off late. After posting runner-up finishes in two headline tournaments in the last five days, he finally went the distance in Spartan Poker’s The Rainmaker last night, banking the day`s single-biggest score worth ₹2.12 Lakhs. The former FTS – Supreme winner Deepak Singh stood second for ₹1.42 Lakhs (won ₹1.77 Lakhs overall).

PokerBaazi loyalist ‘Ronywalker’ championed the site’s Monday headliner, The Big Show, for ₹2.19 Lakhs after striking a heads-up deal with Mandar Madaye (2nd for ₹2.06 Lakhs). Both players posted their site-best scores in the event. Madaye made another FT run in PokerStars India`s Battle Royale and topped the Monday charts with ₹2.23 Lakhs in total winnings.

The Adda52 reg ‘Bujo’ clinched their second Iron Man title for ₹2.01 Lakhs, with Nitesh Katiyar pocketing ₹1.22 Lakhs in second place.

Isaac Shira scored a thumping victory in PokerBaazi’s brand-new Daily Value Boost, collecting ₹1.57 Lakhs for the win. ‘phoenix7777’ finished runner-up for ₹1.23 Lakhs.

Kritagya Sharma (opted-out of our tracking) followed through his last week’s 1000X#21 victory by taking down PokerBaazi’s (7-Max) SPRINT for at least the third time this year for ₹1.41 Lakhs. Vivek Bajaj finished runner-up for ₹98,912.

Navaneesha P conquered PokerStars India`s Battle Royale for the second time last night for ₹1.06 Lakhs (won ₹1.38 Lakhs overall). Vishal Ojha finished runner-up for ₹54,404 (added ₹77,991 in Monday winnings).

Ankur Aryan, Prashant Baghmar, Rajneesh Thakur, Joseph Touthang, Kashish Sachdev, Karan Sitlani, Om Prakash, and Taliwabang Jamir won the other Monday marquees.

Here are the Monday highlights!

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Spartan Poker

The Rainmaker – ₹10 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹3,300

Entries – 162

Re-entries – 55

Rebuys – 110

Prize Pool – ₹10,00,000

Places Paid – 31

It’s raining scores for Snehil ‘gaurav_arsh’ Aggarwal (opted out of our tracking), who, after posting runner-up finishes in two flagship tournaments in the last five days, conquered Spartan Poker`s biggest Monday draw, the 10 Lakhs GTD The Rainmaker, for ₹2.12 Lakhs.

Snehil Aggarwal
Snehil Aggarwal

 

Aggarwal traversed a 327-player field in the Monday headliner and defeated the FTS – Supreme winner Deepak ‘Optimist’ Singh in the heads-up showdown. Singh pocketed ₹1.42 Lakhs in second place.

Deepak Singh
Deepak Singh

 

Snehil Aggarwal`s recent deep runs include:

> 2nd in PokerBaazi`s 1000X#28 Super Saturday for ₹3,26,310

> 2nd in Spartan Poker’s Ultron for ₹2,92,594

The Rainmaker runner-up finisher, Deepak Singh, lapped up another three ITM finishes across his Monday run, adding ₹1.77 Lakhs to his online scorecard.

His Monday finishes include:

> 2nd in Spartan Poker’s The Rainmaker for ₹1,42,400

> 9th in PokerBaazi’s The Big Show for ₹25,025

> 24th in Adda52’s Iron Man for ₹6,424

> 27th in Spartan Poker’s Deepstack Turbo for ₹3,489

Deepak Singh’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹3.45 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹91.56 Lakhs | Titles Won in 2022: #10

Raghav ‘Mr. Bean’ Ananth cashed four events for a Monday take-home worth ₹77,074. His Monday finishes include:

Raghav Ananth
Raghav Ananth

 

> 8th in Spartan Poker’s The Rainmaker for ₹26,100

> 3rd in PokerStars India’s Deepstack for ₹20,389

> 12th in PokerBaazi’s The Big Show for ₹18,302

> 10th in PokerStars India’s Battle Royale for ₹9,727

Raghav Ananth’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹1.42 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹36.28 Lakhs | Titles Won in 2022: #6

The ₹3,300 buy-in The Rainmaker ran from 8 PM to 3.07 AM and experienced an overlay shortfall of ₹19,000. The top 31 places got paid.

Final Table Results

  1. Snehil ‘gaurav_arsh’ Aggarwal – ₹2,11,500
  2. Deepak ‘Optimist’ Singh – ₹1,42,400
  3. suntzu – ₹1,00,400
  4. angleShot23 – ₹81,400
  5. PokerQueen1911 – ₹64,400
  6. Ashutosh ‘stupefy’ Balodhi – ₹48,900
  7. Dhaval ‘mahakal07’ Solanki – ₹35,700
  8. Raghav ‘Mr. Bean’ Ananth – ₹26,100

 

Deepstack Turbo – ₹3.50 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹1,100

Entries – 178

Re-entries – 51

Rebuys – 127

Prize Pool – ₹3,56,000

Places Paid – 31

It`s been a decent start to the week for Ankur ‘showstopper89’ Aryan, who, following through on an FT finish in Spartan Poker`s Sunday Showdown the day before, came out on top of a 356-player field in the site`s 3.50 Lakhs GTD Deepstack Turbo to win ₹55,797.

Ankur Aryan
Ankur Aryan

 

The former IOPC – Super High Roller champion, Ankur Aryan, chopped the 9:30 PM tournament three-way with ‘manage_level’ (2nd for ₹54,332) and Prateek ‘OMGdabangg2’ Sharma (3rd for ₹51,602)!

Ankur Aryan’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹1.28 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹4.68 Lakhs | Titles Won in 2022: #17

The Deepstack Turbo third-place finisher, Prateek Sharma, also FT-ed the ₹20K GTD OFC Pineapple OH (6th for ₹1,775), filling in ₹53,277 overall.

His Monday finishes include:

> 3rd in Spartan Poker’s Deepstack Turbo for ₹51,602

> 6th in Spartan Poker’s OFC Pineapple OH for ₹1,775

Final Table Results

  1. Ankur ‘showstopper89’ Aryan – ₹55,797*
  2. manage_level – ₹54,332*
  3. Prateek ‘OMGdabangg2’ Sharma – ₹51,602*
  4. MR. PRANK – ₹28,978
  5. platinum – ₹22,926
  6. FeelsBadman888 – ₹17,408
  7. RoshuRen – ₹12,709
  8. Manu167 – ₹9,292

*denotes a three-way deal

 

Joseph ‘axone’ Touthang (Won ₹2 Lakhs GTD Sundowner for ₹45,113), ‘Notoriousme_69 (Won ₹1.50 Lakhs GTD Night Rider for ₹38,282), ‘TheFish333’ (Won ₹1 Lakh GTD Chip Up for ₹19,488), and ‘Redeye’ (Won ₹50K GTD The Centurion for ₹8,932) won the other Spartan Poker marquees.

 

PokerBaazi

The Big Show – ₹10 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹3,300

Entries – 205

Re-entries – 210

Prize Pool – ₹12,45,000

Places Paid – 54

PokerBaazi user ‘Ronywalker’ outlasted the 415-player field in PokerBaazi’s ₹10 Lakhs GTD The Big Show, netting ₹2.19 Lakhs and their 14th title on the site. The former Sunday Special PKO winner Mandar ‘MAMA04’ Madaye pocketed an equally impressive ₹2.06 Lakhs as the runner-up, courtesy of a heads-up deal. Both players locked in their site-best scores in the event.

Mandar Madaye
Mandar Madaye

 

‘Ronywalker’s PokerBaazi stats: Site Winnings: ₹15.32 Lakhs | Titles Won: #14 | FT Finishes: #93

Mandar Madaye made another FT run in PokerStars India`s Battle Royale, raking in ₹2.23 Lakhs overall. His Monday finishes include:

> 2nd in PokerBaazi’s The Big Show for ₹2,06,231

> 6th in PokerStars India’s Battle Royale (8-Max) for ₹17,046

Mandar Madaye’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹88.08 Lakhs| Lifetime Profits: ₹14.08 Lakhs | Titles Won in 2022: #10 | Annual Winnings: ₹32.87 Lakhs

Final Table Results

  1. Ronywalker – ₹2,19,434*
  2. Mandar ‘MAMA04’ Madaye – ₹2,06,231*
  3. Bhanu ‘Chennaino1’ Prakash KC – ₹1,12,797
  4. Sanchit ‘devilsanchit’ Anand – ₹83,415
  5. borntrouble – ₹62,624
  6. Prashant ‘vanillaice21’ Verma – ₹50,174
  7. bullets777 – ₹41,832
  8. Bhuvan ‘Ustaad75’ Bansal – ₹33,366

*denotes a heads-up deal

 

Daily Value Boost – ₹10 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹1,100

Entries – 609

Re-entries – 553

Prize Pool – ₹11,62,000

Places Paid – 197

The APT Online India January 2021 Main Event finalist Isaac ‘iceofspades’ Shira raced past a 1,162-entry field in PokerBaazi`s brand-new ₹10 Lakhs GTD Daily Value Boost, claiming the most significant portion of the ₹11.62 Lakhs prize pool worth ₹1.57 Lakhs. ‘phoenix7777’ came second for ₹1.23 Lakhs.

Isaac Shira’s online stats (excluding PokerStars India): Lifetime Winnings: ₹12.48 Lakhs | Lifetime Profits: ₹5.67 Lakhs | Titles Won: #12

The 1000X#1 Kickoff winner Pratik ‘zpAAced’ Manjrekar made three deep runs last night (including two FT finishes), adding ₹1.61 Lakhs to his poker bankroll.

His Monday finishes include:

> 3rd in PokerBaazi’s Daily Value Boost for ₹90,636

> 4th in Adda52’s Iron Man for ₹64,240

> 23rd in PokerBaazi’s (7-Max) SPRINT for ₹5,686

Pratik Manjrekar’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹89.51 Lakhs | Lifetime Profits: ₹17.13 Lakhs | Titles Won in 2022: #5 | Annual Winnings: ₹54.23 Lakhs

The ₹1,100 buy-in Daily Value Boost made a grand inaugural run, bringing in a vast 1,162 players field and generating a juicy ₹11.62 Lakhs prize pool!

Final Table Results

  1. Isaac ‘iceofspades’ Shira – ₹1,56,986
  2. phoenix7777 – ₹1,23,172
  3. Pratik ‘zpAAced’ Manjrekar – ₹90,636
  4. roadking – ₹60,424
  5. Farookh ‘luckyfa’ Thangkhiew – ₹42,994
  6. Yash ‘yswaika’ Swaika – ₹29,050
  7. Praveen ‘spraveen’ Rana – ₹21,032
  8. abhi903 – ₹14,641

 

(7-Max) SPRINT – ₹5 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹1,650

Entries – 256

Re-entries – 212

Prize Pool – ₹7,02,000

Places Paid – 54

Last week`s 1000X#21 winner Kritagya ‘Kritagya_17’ Sharma (opted-out of our tracking), overcame a guarantee-crushing 268-entry field in PokerBaazi’s ₹5 Lakhs GTD (7-Max) SPRINT, winning the 9 PM marquee for at the least the third time this year for ₹1.41 Lakhs (also his third title this month). Vivek ‘Bajaj111’ Bajaj pocketed ₹98,912 in second place.

Kritagya Sharma
Kritagya Sharma

 

Vishal ‘Darky’ Ojha reeled in almost ₹77,991 Lakhs in Monday winnings on the back of two FT finishes, which include:

> 2nd in PokerStars India’s Battle Royale (8-Max) for ₹54,404

> 7th in PokerBaazi’s (7-Max) SPRINT for ₹23,587

Vishal Ojha’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹2.02 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹57.05 Lakhs | Titles Won in 2022: #15 | Annual Winnings: ₹1.28 Crores

Final Table Results

  1. Kritagya ‘Kritagya_17’ Sharma – ₹1,41,102
  2. Vivek ‘Bajaj111’ Bajaj – ₹98,912
  3. nicknjones – ₹63,601
  4. Sanjay ‘Banta82’ Kumar – ₹47,034
  5. Fayaz ‘Jorach’ Ahmad Akhoon – ₹35,311
  6. bullets777 – ₹28,291
  7. Vishal ‘Darky’ Ojha – ₹23,587

 

Prashant ‘Morpheus’ Baghmar (Won ₹2.50 Lakhs GTD 7-Max Afternoon Boost for ₹45,800), the #1 ranked player in the annual TLB (points) standings Rajneesh ‘msdhoni’ Thakur (Won ₹2.50 Lakhs Midnight SPRINT for ₹45,360), ‘TheBrunson’ (Won ₹2.50 Lakhs GTD Daily Boost for ₹45,216), ‘engineers’ (Won ₹1.50 Lakhs GTD Daily Night SPRINT for ₹42,107), Kashish ‘Kashish177’ Sachdev (Won ₹2.50 Lakhs GTD 6-Max Holdem BOOST for ₹39,775), ‘Shohrat’ (Won ₹1 Lakh GTD SPRINT 1 PM for ₹29,484), ‘TheBrunson’ (Won ₹1 Lakh GTD Evening SPRINT for ₹25,054), Karan ‘collingwood’ Sitlani (Won ₹1 Lakh GTD SPRINT 1:30 AM for ₹21,530), and Taliwabang ‘Meverick’ Jamir (Won ₹1 Lakh GTD Daily Morning SPRINT for ₹19,933) won the other PokerBaazi marquees.

 

MPL Poker

Monday Madness – ₹1 Lakh GTD

Buy-in – ₹550

Total Entries – 211

Prize Pool – ₹1,05,500

Places Paid – 30

The second place finisher in MPL Poker’s Master Series MTT leaderboard, Om ‘virat1008’ Prakash, drove up the Monday action on the site by taking down the 211-player field in the ₹1 Lakhs GTD Monday Madness, netting ₹21,100 in first-place prize money. Ram ‘msbsain0077’ Bai finished runner-up for ₹15,192.

Final Table Results

  1. Om ‘virat1008’ Prakash – ₹21,100
  2. Ram ‘msbsain0077’ Bai – ₹15,192
  3. Monowar ‘lutlunga’ Hosen – ₹11,394
  4. Wasim ‘iamdack007’ Akram – ₹8,440
  5. Rahulkumar ‘r_g_love’ Gunjal – ₹6,013
  6. Shakti ‘sniperguru10073’ Chouhan – ₹4,642
  7. Akhil ‘akkiii007’ Patel – ₹3,587
  8. Vavita ‘priyanshupro5’ Devi – ₹2,848

 

 

Pocket52

Pocket Jacks – ₹2.50 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹1,250

Entries – 127

Re-entries – 65

Prize Pool – ₹2,50,000

Places Paid – 27

Pocket52 network user ‘bluesky’ outmaneuvered a 192-player field in the ₹2.50 Lakhs GTD Pocket Jacks, winning the Monday title for ₹51,875. ‘Mkriverking05’ finished runner-up for ₹38,750.

Final Table Results

  1. bluesky – ₹51,875
  2. Mkriverking05 – ₹38,750
  3. jaimahakaal – ₹27,500
  4. kw1996 – ₹17,500
  5. Mintu ‘Mintu11’ Yadav – ₹13,125
  6. Gautam12345666 – ₹10,000

 

‘user1663181575’ (Won ₹1.25 Lakhs GTD Pocket Tanks for ₹28,750), ‘jaimahakaal’ (Won ₹1 Lakh GTD Pocket Brunch for ₹23,000), ‘active_cofagrigus103_12787791’ (Won ₹75K GTD Pocket Snacks for ₹15,750) and ‘amrasobai55’ (Won ₹50K GTD Pocket Squares for ₹11,500) won the other Pocket52 marquees.

 

PokerDangal

Monday Monster – ₹1 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹770

Entries – 100

Rebuy – 31

Prize Pool – ₹1,00,000

Places Paid – 20

PokerDangal user ‘Kingping’ nailed the site`s ₹1 Lakh GTD Monday Monster for ₹22,000, with ‘Coldblooded’ banking ₹16,500 in second place.

Final Table Results

  1. Kingping – ₹22,000
  2. Coldblooded – ₹16,500
  3. Dwayne – ₹12,000
  4. zokid – ₹9,000
  5. parthkj – ₹6,750
  6. DJBravo – ₹5,000

 

 

PokerStars India

Battle Royale [8-Max] – ₹4 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹2,750

Entries – 94

Re-entries – 65

Regular Prize Pool – ₹2,01,250

Bounty Prize Pool – ₹1,98,750

Total Prize Pool – ₹4,00,000

Places Paid – 17

Online reg Navaneesha ‘np406’ P added ₹1.38 Lakhs in Monday winnings through seven ITM finishes, most notably taking down PokerStars India’s ₹4 Lakhs GTD Battle Royale [8-Max] title for the second time for ₹1,06,201 (₹69,766 in bounties).

Navaneesha P’s Monday finishes include:

> 1st in PokerStars India’s Battle Royale [8-Max] for ₹1,06,201 (₹69,766 in bounties)

> 29th in Spartan Poker’s The Rainmaker for ₹8,800

> 33rd in PokerBaazi’s The Big Show for ₹7,719

> 20th in Adda52’s Iron Man for ₹6,424

> 50th in PokerBaazi’s (7-Max) SPRINT for ₹3,229

> 9th in Adda52’s Nighttide DST Adda for ₹3,222

> 22nd in PokerBaazi’s Daily Boost for ₹2,815

Navaneesha P’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹87.38 Lakhs | Lifetime Profits: ₹22.01 Lakhs | Titles Won in 2022: #13

The recent MS #41 champion Vishal ‘Darky012’ Ojha came close to winning his second title of the month with a deep run in Battle Royale but fell one spot short of the finish line, collecting ₹54,404 (₹17,969 in bounties) as the runner-up. He also FT-ed PokerBaazi’s (7-Max) SPRINT (7th for ₹23,587), netting ₹77,991 overall!

Vishal Ojha
Vishal Ojha

 

Vishal Ojha’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹2.02 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹57.06 Lakhs | Titles Won in 2022: #9 | Annual Winnings: ₹1.28 Crores

The ₹2,750 buy-in event locked in 159 entries, falling just one entry short of breaking even.

Final Table Results (Including Bounties)

  1. Navaneesha ‘np406’ P – ₹1,06,201
  2. Vishal ‘Darky012’ Ojha – ₹54,404
  3. Tanmaya ‘RTDi27’ Gupta – ₹33,493
  4. NAM317 – ₹24,295
  5. gs1289 – ₹23,034
  6. Mandar ‘MAMA4000’ Madaye – ₹17,046
  7. Himanshu ‘kosmoz21’ Arora – ₹13,016
  8. Sreeharsha ‘DonkeyCommitted’ Boneni – ₹13,918
  9. deadpan16 – ₹6,841

 

‘RAV1619’ (Won ₹1.50 Lakhs GTD Deepstack for ₹34,565), ‘Ashwinip4873’ (Won ₹1 Lakh GTD Ultrasonic for ₹25,973), ‘robot3333’ (Won ₹50K GTD Deepstack for ₹12,805), and Anantha ‘Art-of-Limping’ Nallepally (Won ₹50K GTD Primetime Grind for ₹10,959) shipped the other PokerStars India marquees!

 

Adda52

Iron Man – ₹8 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹2,400

Entries – 193

Re-entries – 172

Prize Pool – ₹8,03,003

Places Paid – 38

Adda52 reg ‘Bujo’ championed the 365-entry field in the site`s Monday flagship, ₹8 Lakhs GTD Iron Man, claiming the lion’s share of the ₹8.03 Lakhs prize pool worth ₹2.01 Lakhs. The MS #7 – Friday Millionaire winner Nitesh ‘nitkat’ Katiyar (opted out of our tracking) collected ₹1.22 Lakhs in second place.

Nitesh Katiyar
Nitesh Katiyar

 

Last night was Bujo’s second time winning the Iron Man and their second title victory this month. Bujo’s Adda52 stats: Site Winnings: ₹59.28 Lakhs | Site Profits: ₹24.67 Lakhs

Anish ‘PapaNegreanu’ Arora locked in ₹47,894 in Monday winnings on the back of deep runs in Adda52’s Iron Man (5th for ₹43,362) and PokerBaazi’s Daily Value Boost (46th for ₹4,532). His online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹2.28 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹45.19 Lakhs | Titles Won in 2022: #9

Anish Arora
Anish Arora

 

Atishay ‘pokergod56’ Samuel pocketed ₹81,381 through eight ITM finishes. His top Monday finishes include:

Atishay Samuel
Atishay Samuel

 

> 6th in Adda52’s Iron Man for ₹30,113

> 3rd in PokerBaazi’s (6-MAX) Holdem BOOST for ₹22,425

> 26th in Spartan Poker’s The Rainmaker for ₹9,800

> 14th in PokerBaazi’s (7-Max) SPRINT for ₹8,424

> 15th in Spartan Poker’s Deepstack Turbo for ₹5,269

Atishay Samuel’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹2.65 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹74.40 Lakhs | Titles Won in 2022: #21

Final Table Results

  1. Bujo – ₹2,00,750
  2. Nitesh ‘nitkat’ Katiyar – ₹1,21,655
  3. Frander – ₹88,330
  4. Pratik ‘manjer24’ Manjrekar – ₹64,240
  5. Anish ‘PapaNegreanu’ Arora – ₹43,362
  6. Atishay ‘pokergod56’ Samuel – ₹30,113

 

Voyager – ₹2.50 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹1,100

Entries – 165

Re-entries – 133

Prize Pool – ₹2,98,000

Places Paid – 30

Adda52 user ‘MuckTheSystem’ outlasted a 298-player field in the ₹2.50 Lakhs GTD Voyager, winning the 9:30 PM marquee for ₹76,288. Md ‘t9ace’ Nazim took home ₹45,445 for his runner-up finish.

MuckTheSystem’s Adda52 stats: Site Winnings: ₹2.58 Lakhs | Site Profits: ₹74,970 | Titles Won: #3

The Voyager runner-up finisher, Md Nazim, had earlier in the day posted a deep run in the Morning Adda (9th for ₹1,542), filling in ₹46,987 in Monday winnings. His online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹41.93 Lakhs | Lifetime Profits: ₹3.81 Lakhs | Titles Won in 2022: #27

Himanshu Arora thrashed out three ITM finishes – two of them FT scores – rounding up ₹50,515 overall.

Himanshu Arora
Himanshu Arora

 

His Monday finishes include:

> 3rd in Adda52’s Voyager for ₹34,270

> 7th in PokerStars India’s Battle Royale [8-Max] for ₹13,016

> 46th in PokerBaazi`s (7-Max) SPRINT ₹3,229

Himanshu Arora`s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹2.71 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹96.56 Lakhs | Titles Won in 2022: #7

Final Table Results

  1. MuckTheSystem – ₹76,288
  2. Md ‘t9ace’ Nazim – ₹45,445
  3. Himanshu’ pirateking7′ Arora – ₹34,270
  4. Sumit ‘sumitpal009’ Pal – ₹25,330
  5. Erravigupta – ₹17,135
  6. blasphemistic – ₹11,920
  7. Thebang02 – ₹8,940
  8. Alok’ Elusiveflame’ Kumar – ₹7,450

 

Khelo365

Khelo365 user ‘Shiv32’ won the ₹10K GTD Sun Downer title for ₹3,100, just as ‘ITISJOHNY’ fell out in second place for ₹2,100.

 

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Daily Majors: Karan Radia Wins Two Titles For ₹13.40 Lakhs; Akshat Sharma, Mohit Mehta & Harsh Bubna Champion the Other Thursday Flagships

With the weekend closing in, the MTT turnouts on Thursday were encouraging, and the regs dominated most of the day’s flagships!

Young Gun Karan Radia (opted out of our tracking) single-handedly obliterated the Thursday flagships on Spartan Poker, winning the two biggest guaranteed tournaments running on the site for 13.40 Lakhs. He won the Thursday High Roller (6-Max) for 9.10 Lakhs and the Trending Thursday for 4.30 Lakhs (heads-up deal with PokerGuru Ambassador Chandan Arora).

Last week`s The Ballers winner Akshat Sharma finally clinched the elusive Godfather title on Godfather for 6.12 Lakhs (his second-best career finish)! The former The Millionaire champion Rohan Bhasin finished runner-up for 3.62 Lakhs.

Returning to the grind after a well-deserved break post his smashing IOPC leaderboard chase, Mohit Mehta raked in a hefty 5.06 Lakhs last night. He chopped PokerBaazi’s The Summit with Harsh Dembla (3.70 Lakhs) for 3.74 Lakhs and made two other ITM runs, including a fifth-place finish in Adda52’s Godfather for 1.25 Lakhs.

Harsh Bubna set the virtual felts ablaze last night. Coming in hot after winning the Maverick on Wednesday, the poker reg from Kolkata FT-ed three flagship tournaments (including a title win), banking ₹3.76 Lakhs overall. He won Pocket52’s PPC flagship of the day, PPC#24 Pocket Queens, for 1.04 Lakhs, along with top finishes in PokerStars India’s Highroller (2nd for 1.63 Lakhs) and PokerBaazi’s The Summit (5th for 1.10 Lakhs).

PokerGuru Ambassadors won two titles yesterday, and bringing the team its best score of the day was this week`s IOPC #127 – Sunday Prime winner, PokerGuru Ambassador Ankit Wadhawan, who took down PokerStars India’s Highroller (On-time Rake Refund) for 2.10 Lakhs.

Vaibhav Arora, Vishal Ojha, Pranav Khandalkar, Prashant Baghmar, Mithilesh Choubey, PokerGuru Ambassador Advait Rajguru, Taliwabang Jamir, and Shubham Chaudhary won the other Thursday marquees.

Here are the Thursday highlights.

 

Spartan Poker

Thursday High Roller (6-Max) – 25 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – 22,000

Entries – 86

Re-entries – 26

Rebuys – 66

Prize Pool – 35,60,000

Places Paid – 15

Young Gun Karan ‘Majestic’ Radia (opted out from tracking) is a well-known MTT crusher, and his Thursday run was all class. The poker pro based in London single-handedly crushed the primetime flagships on Spartan Poker last night, banking at least 13.40 Lakhs (improving his title tally for the year to 18).

Karan Radia
Karan Radia

 

The highlight of his Thursday run was winning Spartan Poker`s 25 Lakhs GTD Thursday High Roller (6-Max) outright for 9.10 Lakhs (his best finish this year). The two-time Adda52 Big Game winner Arun ‘vazharmorghulis’ Sriram finished runner-up for 6.27 Lakhs.

Arun Sriram
Arun Sriram

 

A few hours before making the winner`s podium in the Thursday High Roller, Radia conquered the 21 Lakhs GTD Trending Thursday for 4.30 Lakhs.

His Thursday finishes include:

> 1st in Spartan Poker’s Thursday High Roller (6-Max) for 9.10 Lakhs

> 1st in Spartan Poker’s Trending Thursday for 4.30 Lakhs

Arun Sriram added 6.56 Lakhs on the back of three deep runs that include:

> 2nd in Spartan Poker’s Thursday High Roller (6-Max) for 6.27 Lakhs

> 10th in PokerStars India’s Highroller (On-time Rake Refund) for 24,322

> 21st in Adda52’s Monster Turbo for 5,130

Arun Sriram’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: 3.78 Crores | Lifetime Profits: 1.37 Crores | Annual Winnings: 1.71 Crores| Moves to #9 in the 2022 Leaderboard Standings (Total Cashes)

Aditya ‘Ben K Rolle’ Singh is one of the most prolific MTT players in the online circuit today. The ever-consistent player crossed the money line in three events (including two FT scores), locking in ₹4.70 Lakhs (overall).

Aditya Singh
Aditya Singh

 

His Thursday finishes include:

> 5th in Spartan Poker’s Thursday High Roller (6-Max) for 2.69 Lakhs

> 4th in Spartan Poker’s Trending Thursday for 1.83 Lakhs

> 20th in Adda52’s Godfather for 18,750

Aditya Singh’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: 3.41 Crores | Lifetime Profits: 81.26 Lakhs | Annual Winnings: 1.48 Crores| Moves to #14 in the 2022 Leaderboard Standings (Total Cashes)

Anirudh ‘flash’ Reddy (3rd for 4.11 Lakhs), Tanmay ‘Tandroid’ Bhalerao (4th for 3.33 Lakhs), and Utkarsh ‘Pokeriist’ Somaaieyaa (6th for 2.10 Lakhs) also FT-ed the guarantee-crushing Thursday High Roller.

Sajal ‘GoMuckYourself’ Gupta (7th for 1.66 Lakhs), Karan ‘Junior-KK’ Kapur (12th for 69,420), last night`s The Summit runner-up finisher Harsh ‘aaja maal phuka’ Dembla (13th for 69,420), Roshan ‘roshanthefish’ Gurbuxani (14th for 64,080), and PokerGuru Ambassadors Laksh ‘LuckyBhai$’ Pal Singh (10th for 74,760), Mithun ‘nodelocker’ Mahesh (15th for 64,080) were the other top regs who cashed the 25 Lakhs GTD Thursday High Roller.

The 22,000 buy-in Thursday High Roller clocked in 178 entries, collecting a guarantee-crushing 35.60 Lakhs prize pool.

Final Table Results

  1. Karan ‘Majestic’ Radia – 9,09,580
  2. Arun ‘vazharmorghulis’ Sriram – 6,26,560
  3. Anirudh ‘flash’ Reddy – 4,11,180
  4. Tanmay ‘Tandroid’ Bhalerao – 3,32,860
  5. Aditya ‘Ben K Rolle’ Singh – 2,68,780
  6. Utkarsh ‘Pokeriist’ Somaaieyaa – 2,10,040

 

Trending Thursday – 21 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – 5,500

Entries – 204

Re-entries – 77

Rebuys – 183

Prize Pool – 23,20,000

Places Paid – 39

It would be an understatement to say that it was an outstanding Thursday for Young Gun Karan ‘Majestic’ Radia – who won not one but two flagship tournaments on Spartan Poker! He got his title-winning spree started by taking down Spartan Poker 21 Lakhs GTD Trending Thursday for 4.30 Lakhs and followed it up by winning the Thursday High Roller (6-Max) later in the night.

Radia chopped the Trending Thursday title heads-up with PokerGuru Ambassador Chandan ‘Flow Like Water’ Arora (2nd for 3.44 Lakhs).

PokerGuru Ambassador Mithun ‘nodelocker’ Mahesh made away with 2.61 Lakhs from four ITM finishes (including two FT scores).

Mithun Mahesh
Mithun Mahesh

 

His Thursday finishes include:

> 4th in PokerStars India’s Highroller (On-time Rake Refund) for 98,381

> 7th in Spartan Poker’s Trending Thursday for 79,576

> 15th in Spartan Poker’s Thursday High Roller (6-Max) for 64,080

> 23rd in Adda52’s Godfather for 18,750

Mithun Mahesh’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: 7.19 Crores | Lifetime Profits: 2.45 Crores | Annual Winnings: 1.32 Crores| Moves to #25 in the 2022 Leaderboard Standings (Total Cashes)

Chandan Arora
Chandan Arora

 

Final Table Results

  1. Karan ‘Majestic’ Radia – 4,30,262*
  2. Chandan ‘Flow Like Water’ Arora – 3,44,154*
  3. Sanat ‘orhem3001’ Mehrotra – 2,26,200
  4. Aditya ‘Ben K Rolle’ Singh – 1,82,584
  5. Ujjwal ‘Lord Hendrix’ Narwal – 1,43,144
  6. ECSTACY – 1,03,344
  7. Mithun ‘nodelocker’ Mahesh – 79,576
  8. SlugaBed – 58,464

*denotes a heads-up deal

 

‘hemanya66’ (Won 4.50 Lakhs GTD Deepstack for 87,427), ‘King’ (Won 2 Lakhs GTD Monster Stack for 57,646), ‘igneous’ (Won 2 Lakhs GTD Sundowner for 53,339), Mithilesh ‘StrangeSandhu’ Choubey (Won 1.75 Lakhs GTD Night Rider – DeepStack for 40,000), ‘Iijeshj007’ (Won 1 Lakh GTD Chip Up for 21,150), and ‘Babbyno’ (Won 50K GTD The Centurion for 10,575) won the other Spartan Poker marquees.

 

PokerBaazi

The Summit – ₹15 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹8,250

Entries – 131

Re-entries – 133

Prize Pool – ₹19,80,000

Places Paid – 36

Some time off the grind seems to have worked wonders for Mohit ‘thejoker’ Mehta, who belted out three deep runs yesterday, netting ₹5.06 Lakhs overall. The MTT reg juggernaut his way to the top of the 264-entry field in PokerBaazi`s ₹15 Lakhs GTD The Summit to claim the lion’s share of the ₹19.80 Lakhs prize pool worth ₹3.74 Lakhs. Harsh ‘100crdream’ Dembla collected ₹3.70 Lakhs in second place, courtesy of a heads-up deal.

Mohit Mehta`s Thursday finishes include:

> 1st in PokerBaazi’s The Summit for ₹3.74 Lakhs

> 5th in Adda52’s Godfather for ₹1.25 Lakhs

> 16th in PokerBaazi’s (7-Max) SPRINT for ₹7,380

Mohit Mehta’s online stats (excluding PokerStars India): Lifetime Winnings: ₹4.07 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹1.19 Crores | Titles Won in 2022: #13 | Annual Winnings: ₹1.23 Crores | Ranked #7 in the Annual TLB (Points) Standings

Bhushan ‘bhushansohani’ Sohani pocketed ₹2.13 Lakhs across two deep runs, which include:

> 3rd in PokerBaazi’s The Summit for ₹1,97,406

> 32nd in Spartan Poker’s Trending Thursday for ₹16,008

Mohit Mehta
Mohit Mehta

 

Final Table Results

  1. Mohit ‘thejoker’ Mehta – ₹3,74,255*
  2. Harsh ‘100crdream’ Dembla – ₹3,70,027*
  3. Bhushan ‘bhushansohani’ Sohani – ₹1,97,406
  4. Sahil ‘ImHighIshove’ Mahboobani – ₹1,46,124
  5. Harsh ‘harsh1327’ Bubna – ₹1,10,692
  6. aajnahiaana – ₹87,714
  7. Kumar ’23offsuits’ Vatsal – ₹72,864

*denotes a heads-up deal

 

(7-Max) SPRINT – ₹5 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹1,650

Entries – 268

Re-entries – 224

Prize Pool – ₹7,38,000

Places Paid – 63

Last month`s BSS SuperStack winner Vaibhav ‘vaibhi18’ Arora pulled out an impressive Thursday run, raking in ₹2.80 Lakhs across five deep runs. His biggest score of the day was the ₹1.43 Lakhs he won after trouncing the 492-entry field in PokerBaazi`s ₹5 Lakhs GTD (7-Max) SPRINT. ‘ogamayaken’ came second for ₹1.10 Lakhs.

Vaibhav Arora`s Thursday finishes include:

> 1st in PokerBaazi’s (7-Max) SPRINT for ₹1,43,393

> 3rd in PokerBaazi’s (7-Max) Daily SPRINT for ₹60,817

> 9th in Spartan Poker’s Trending Thursday for ₹48,488

> 6th in Adda52’s Monster Turbo for ₹21,803

> 33rd in PokerBaazi’s Holdem BOOST for ₹2,594

Vaibhav Arora’s online stats (excluding PokerStars India): Lifetime Winnings: ₹78.62 Lakhs | Lifetime Profits: ₹24.60 Lakhs |Titles Won in 2022: #14

Vaibhav Arora
Vaibhav Arora

 

Final Table Results

  1. Vaibhav ‘vaibhi18’ Arora – ₹1,43,393
  2. ogamayaken – ₹1,10,000
  3. hercules0304 – ₹64,650
  4. Raman ‘Ranzoo9’ Arora – ₹47,822
  5. Rafiq ‘Mrkhan’ Khan – ₹35,867
  6. kednitesh – ₹28,782
  7. Sankalp ‘Wobbegong’ Marwah – ₹23,985

 

(7-Max) Daily SPRINT – ₹5 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹2,200

Entries – 164

Re-entries – 141

Prize Pool – ₹6,10,000

Places Paid – 36

The ₹5 Lakhs GTD (7-Max) Daily SPRINT drew 305 entrants. The user ‘DanJr7’ outlasted them all to collect the lion`s share of the ₹6.10 Lakhs prize pool worth ₹1.18 Lakhs following a heads-up deal with ‘DrunkenGoD’ (2nd for ₹1.11 Lakhs).

‘DanJr7’s PokerBaazi stats: Site Winnings: ₹1.20 Lakhs | Site Profits: ₹96,840

Final Table Results

  1. DanJr7 – ₹1,18,360*
  2. DrunkenGoD – ₹1,11,000*
  3. Vaibhav ‘vaibhi18’ Arora – ₹60,820
  4. Shravan ‘Enterthedragon’ Suresh – ₹45,020
  5. yswaika – ₹33,794
  6. stilllearning – ₹27,023
  7. Rakshit ‘destroyer13’ Vedh – ₹22,450

*denotes a heads-up deal

 

‘Daniel_Ivey’ (Won ₹3 Lakhs GTD Holdem BOOST for ₹83,790), ‘Rids’ (Won ₹2.5 Lakhs GTD Daily Boost for ₹67,370), Prashant ‘Morpheus’ Baghmar (Won ₹2 Lakhs GTD Hyper SPRINT for ₹57,180), Advait ‘ExploitativeGTO’ Rajguru (Won ₹1.5 Lakhs GTD Daily Night SPRINT for ₹39,310), Taliwabang ‘Meverick’ Jamir (Won ₹1 Lakh GTD PLO5 BOOST for ₹30,670), ‘gehrman’ (Won ₹1 Lakh GTD Baazi Super Value for ₹16,280), and ‘ASHISH199’ (Won ₹50K GTD 5-max Daily for ₹8,890) shipped the other Thursday marquees on PokerBaazi.

 

Pocket52

PPC#24 Pocket Queens– 5 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – 2200

Entries – 113

Re-entries – 67

Prize Pool – 5,00,000

Places Paid – 27

Harsh ‘harsh1327’ Bubna set the virtual felts on fire last night! Coming in hot after winning the Maverick on Wednesday, the poker reg from Kolkata FT-ed three flagship tournaments (including a title win), banking 3.76 Lakhs across his smashing Thursday run.

His Thursday finishes include:

> 2nd in PokerStars India’s Highroller (On-time Rake Refund) for 1.63 Lakhs

> 5th in PokerBaazi’s The Summit for 1.10 Lakhs

> 1st in Pocket52’s PPC#24 Pocket Queens for 1.04 Lakhs

Harsh Bubna’s online stats (excluding Pocket52): Lifetime Winnings: 3.18 Crores | Lifetime Profits: 71.33 Lakhs | Titles Won in 2022: #7 | Annual Winnings: 1.05 Crores

Harsh Bubna
Harsh Bubna

 

Final Table Results

  1. Harsh ‘harsh1327’ Bubna – 1,03,750
  2. TryHard – 77,500
  3. Nonveg – 55,000
  4. thakre – 35,000
  5. LedyNinja – 26,250
  6. kirmada – 20,000

 

Santu1234’ (Won 2 Lakhs GTD PPC#25 Sunburn for 45,298), ‘Punsaajat1999’ (Won 1.50 Lakh GTD PPC#22 Aurora for 34,532), ‘Prabhat2810’ (Won 75K GTD PPC#27 Halos for 17,430) & ‘user1623670102’ (Won 50K GTD PPC#26 Breeze for 9,231) won the other PPC titles on Day 4 of the series.

 

MPL Poker

Thursday Smash – 5 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – 2200

Entries – 66

Re-entries – 138

Prize Pool – 4,00,000

Places Paid – 30

Online reg Pranav ‘MinakshiSunder’ Khandalkar championed MPL Poker’s Thursday headliner, 5 Lakhs GTD Thursday Smash, for a site-best 1.20 Lakhs. Vikas ‘vkvkvkvkvkvkvkv’ Sikligar collected 81,250 in second place.

Khandalkar also cashed in Adda52’s Godfather (29th for 16,250), making away with 1.36 Lakhs (overall). His online stats (excluding MPL Poker): Lifetime Winnings: ₹4.34 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹85.29 Lakhs | Titles Won in 2022: #2

Pranav Khandalkar
Pranav Khandalkar

 

Final Table Results

  1. Pranav ‘MinakshiSunder’ Khandalkar – 1,20,000
  2. Vikas ‘vkvkvkvkvkvkvkv’ Sikligar – 81,250
  3. Bunisha ‘FrenchVanilla’ Sinha – 52,500
  4. Harsh ‘90*****955’ Bubna – 42,500
  5. Devendar ‘sarpanch_’ Kumar Gurjar – 29,750
  6. Sujit ‘kridence’ Nishad – 20,500
  7. Madhuri ‘navratna1122’ Devi – 15,500
  8. Nikil ‘gambler0093’ Sah – 13,000

 

PokerStars India

Highroller (On-time Rake Refund) – 10 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – 7,700

Entries – 74

Re-entries -62

Prize Pool – 10,00,000

Places Paid – 17

The IOPC #127 – Sunday Prime winner PokerGuru Ambassador Ankit ‘b00mtr00p3r’ Wadhawan won PokerStars India’s 10 Lakhs GTD Highroller (On-time Rake Refund) for 2.10 Lakhs, picking up his fourth title of the year. Last night`s PPC#24 Pocket Queens winner Harsh ‘harsh1327’ Bubna came second for 1.63 Lakhs.

Ankit Wadhawan made another two deep runs last night, rounding up an impressive 2.47 Lakhs overall. His Thursday finishes include:

> 1st in PokerStars India`s Highroller for 2,09,902

> 19th in Adda52’s Godfather for 21,250

> 36th in Spartan Poker’s Trending Thursday for 16,008

Ankit Wadhawan’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: 9.38 Crores | Lifetime Profits: 3.21 Crores | Titles Won in 2022: #4 | Annual Winnings: 1.44 Crores | Moves to #15 in the 2022 Leaderboard Standings (Total Cashes)

The 7,700 buy-in event logged in 136 entries, experiencing an overlay shortfall of 48,000. Everyone who was registered for the event before the first hand was deal got a refund on the ₹700 in rake.

Ankit Wadhawan
Ankit Wadhawan

 

Final Table Results

  1. Ankit ‘b00mtr00p3r’ Wadhawan – 2,09,902
  2. Harsh ‘harsh1327’ Bubna – 1,63,048
  3. Nitin ‘Mickyn34’ Gupta – 1,26,653
  4. Mithun ‘ThePokeRajaIN’ Mahesh – 98,381
  5. Deepesh ‘deep12322’ Raka – 76,421
  6. Ashish ‘chipcharity999’ Munot – 59,362
  7. Laksh ‘B00MTilt23’ Pal Singh – 46,111
  8. Arjanveer ‘ballistik310’ Singh Chadha – 35,818
  9. Gamestern – 29,516

 

Deepstack – 1.50 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – 1,375

Entries – 86

Re-entries – 47

Total Prize Pool – 1,66,250

Regular Prize Pool – 83,125

Bounty Prize Pool – 83,125

Places Paid – 17

The user ‘Niraj2401‘ bested ‘cacofnix’ heads-up in PokerStars India`s 1.50 Lakhs GTD Deepstack, winning the 9:30 PM marquee for 37,936 (20,488 in bounties). The latter added 14,904 (1,406 in bounties) in second place.

Final Table Results (Including Bounties)

  1. Niraj2401 – 37,936
  2. cacofnix – 14,904
  3. Gopal ‘MrBigSlick139’ Bajaj – 15,696
  4. Tanay ‘tanayp’ Parekh – 14,679
  5. wildshark100 – 11,718
  6. Mandar ‘MAMA4000’ Madaye – 8,897
  7. IamD1992 – 6,396
  8. Kritarth ‘Turnimator47’ Pant – 4,143
  9. SACKIN25 – 3,410

 

‘JC1870’ (Won 1 Lakh GTD Ultrasonic for 33,519), Shubham ‘theViperArena’ Chaudhary (Won 1 Lakh GTD Evening on Stars for 27,288), ‘rkcravi’ (Won 50K GTD Afternoon on Stars for 15,166), ‘sanam bewfa9351’ (Won 50K GTD Deepstack for 11,833), and ‘invincible753’ (Won 50K GTD Primetime Grind for 11,738) won the other PokerStars India marquees.

 

Adda52

Godfather – ₹25 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹5,500

Entries – 242

Re-entries – 219

Prize Pool – ₹25,00,000

Places Paid – 49

After making the final table in Adda52`s Godfather at least seven times in the past two years, Akshat ‘akshat03’ Sharma finally won the Thursday flagship last night. He bested a 461-entry field in the ₹25 Lakhs GTD Godfather for ₹6.12 Lakhs (his second-best career finish)! The former The Millionaire champion Rohan ‘sailor85’ Bhasin collected ₹3.62 Lakhs in second place.

Last week`s The Ballers winner, Akshat Sharma, made another deep run in PokerBaazi’s The Summit (11th for ₹31,878), making away with over ₹6.44 Lakhs.

His Thursday finishes include:

> 1st in Adda52’s Godfather for ₹6.12 Lakhs

> 11th in PokerBaazi’s The Summit for ₹31,878

Akshat Sharma’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹2.82 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹90 Lakhs | Titles Won in 2022: #6 | Annual Winnings: ₹84.71 Lakhs

The ₹5,500 buy-in Godfather got walloped for ₹1.95 Lakhs in overlays.

Akshat Sharma
Akshat Sharma

 

Final Table Results

  1. Akshat ‘akshat03’ Sharma – ₹6,12,500
  2. Rohan ‘sailor85’ Bhasin – ₹3,62,500
  3. Puneet ‘j4jolly’ Mishra – ₹2,50,000
  4. Rinfeo – ₹1,87,500
  5. Mohit ‘thejokerrrr’ Mehta – ₹1,25,000
  6. Saket ‘saker’ Kumar – ₹87,500
  7. pantheraonca – ₹68,750
  8. yash9995 – ₹56,250

 

Monster Turbo – ₹5 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹2,500

Entries – 131

Re-entries – 97

Prize Pool – ₹5,13,000

Places Paid – 24

The former Mega Suits champion Vishal ‘darky012’ Ojha was back in the firing line on Thursday and won Add52’s Monster Turbo for ₹1.40 Lakhs. ‘Rinfeo’ placed runner-up for ₹82,080.

That`s not all as Ojha cashed another two events, collectively banking ₹2.10 Lakhs. His Thursday finishes include:

> 1st in Adda52’s Monster Turbo for ₹1.40 Lakhs

> 9th in Adda52’s Godfather for ₹40,000

> 15th in PokerBaazi’s The Summit for ₹26,136

Vishal Ojha’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹1.51 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹47.41 Lakhs | Titles Won in 2022: #7

The ₹2,500 buy-in event ran from 9.30 PM to 2.07 AM, with the top 24 finishers earning a share of the ₹5.13 Lakhs prize pool.

Vishal Ojha
Vishal Ojha

 

Final Table Results

  1. Vishal ‘darky012’ Ojha – ₹1,39,793
  2. Rinfeo – ₹82,080
  3. Severine – ₹62,843
  4. Kanchan ‘thandicoke’ Sharma – ₹44,888
  5. Awanabsa – ₹30,780
  6. Vaibhav ‘Vaibhi18’ Arora – ₹21,803
  7. Sanchit ‘Deuceseven27’ Nag – ₹16,673
  8. aishni12 – ₹12,825

 

avd2991995’ (Won ₹1.50 Lakhs GTD Nighttide DST Adda for ₹30,059), ‘ashwath12593’ (Won Freeze-Out Adda for ₹13,041), ‘Rahul709060’ (Won ₹60K GTD Bounty Adda for ₹10,957), and ‘VishuChi’ (Won ₹50K GTD Evening Adda for ₹10,120) won the other Adda52 marquees.

 

Khelo365

Khelo365’s ₹30K GTD Hitman logged in 49 entries, and the user ‘pan20’ topped them all to win the title for 11,100. ‘kingplayerV02’ came second for 7,500.

 

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Daily Majors: Manash Kalita, Anurag Srivastava, Md Zeeshan & Harsh Dembla Champion the Wednesday Flagships

It was a regular Wednesday as far as the online MTT action was concerned, and an eclectic mix of regs bagged the top paydays.

The action is set to increase several notches higher from tomorrow when the 13 Crores GTD Final Table Series 4.0 gets underway on Spartan Poker (and other partner sites BLITZPOKER and Poker High). The weekend ahead promises to be an electrifying one with PokerBaazi`s 18.50 Crores GTD National Poker Series kicking off on Sunday.

The former UVS – The Millionaire LITE champion Manash Kalita took down the days biggest guaranteed event, Spartan Poker‘s Destiny, for 6.74 Lakhs, becoming the first to book a seat in the Destiny 23.0 SnG Finale. Sandy Lamba (2nd for ₹4.20 Lakhs) and Sandeep Singh (3rd for ₹2.54 Lakhs) secured podium finishes.

Anurag Srivastava hit a new career milestone last night by crossing the 7 Crore mark in tracked online scores after winning Adda52s Maverick for the third time for 3.90 Lakhs. The former IOPC – The Millionaire champion bested Young Gun Arsh Grover heads-up, the latter collecting 2.21 Lakhs in second place.

‘Karan23’ came out on top in PokerBaazi’s The Pride and won ₹2.13 Lakhs. He chopped the title three-way with Lakshay Pahwa (2nd for ₹1.78 Lakhs) and Archit Saraogi (3rd for ₹1.69 Lakhs).

The former Full House winner Md Zeeshan was the last player standing in PokerBaazi’s (7-Max) SPRINT and won ₹1.54 Lakhs. Shubham Rai came second for ₹1.08 Lakhs.

This week`s Sunday Highroller champion Harsh Dembla kept his title-winning spree going as he took down PokerStars Indias Night on Stars for ₹1.05 Lakhs. Akshay Panwar placed runner-up for ₹81,190.

Shubham Agarwal, Tanay Parekh, Sanjeeta Kumari, Taliwabang Jamir, Sanjay Khanna, BLITZPOKER user Induprakash Mishra, Manish Jangid, Pankaj Nanda, and Adwait Pol won the other Wednesday marquees.

Here are the Wednesday highlights!

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Spartan Poker

Destiny – 22 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹5,500

Entries – 221

Re-entries – 92

Rebuys – 196

Prize Pool – ₹25,45,000

Places Paid – 40

The former UVS – The Millionaire Lite champion Manash ‘Silver555’ Kalita made the Wednesday headlines for taking down Spartan Poker’s 22 Lakhs GTD Destiny for ₹6.74 Lakhs. Sandy ‘Fifa21’ Lamba (2nd for ₹4.20 Lakhs) and Sandeep ‘PS_Sunshine’ Singh (3rd for ₹2.54 Lakhs) secured podium finishes.

Manash Kalita is the first winner in the Destiny 23.0 series and correspondingly the first to book hiss seat on the 10 Lakhs GTD Destiny 23.0 SNG Finale set for May 8 (9 PM). He ITM-ed two more events last night, altogether banking 6.78 Lakhs. His online stats: Lifetime Winnings: 74.57 Lakhs | Lifetime Profits: 25.72 Lakhs | Titles Won in 2022: #2

The Destiny runner-up finisher Sandy Lamba made three deep runs yesterday, collectively earning 4.32 Lakhs. His ITM finishes include:

Sandy Lamba
Sandy Lamba

 

> 2nd in Spartan Poker’s Destiny for 4.20 Lakhs

> 7th in PokerBaazi’s Daily Night SPRINT for 8,302

> 11th in PokerStars India’s Big Bubble Rush for 4,117

Sandy Lamba’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹2.80 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹77.26 Lakhs

One of the top-ranked players on the annual TLB (points) standings, Siddharth ‘cooking_nuts’ Gangwar, added more points to his tally with four ITM finishes worth 1.22 Lakhs. His ITM finishes include:

Siddharth Gangwar
Siddharth Gangwar

 

> 7th in Spartan Poker’s Destiny for 73,805

> 5th in PokerBaazi’s (7-Max) SPRINT for 38,564

> 10th in Adda52’s La Luna for 6,913

> 26th in PokerBaazi’s Daily Boost for 2,613

Siddharth Gangwar’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹2.11 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹76.25 Lakhs

Manash Kalita
Manash Kalita

 

Final Table Results

  1. Manash ‘Silver555’ Kalita – ₹6,74,425
  2. Sandy ‘Fifa21’ Lamba – ₹4,19,925
  3. Sandeep ‘PS_Sunshine’ Singh – ₹2,54,500
  4. arcadiaaa – ₹1,60,335
  5. Aditya ‘Aara_rara_ra’ Kesharwani – ₹1,14,525
  6. Moji ‘Zaalimp’ Padu – ₹89,075
  7. Siddharth ‘cooking_nuts’ Gangwar – ₹73,805
  8. Armaan ‘space ace’ Kochhar – ₹61,080

 

Wednesday Vibes – 5 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹1,650

Entries – 208

Re-entries – 59

Rebuys – 149

Prize Pool – ₹6,24,000

Places Paid – 39

Spartan Poker`s second Wednesday marquee, 5 Lakhs GTD Wednesday Vibes, saw the user ‘hodorthedog’ overcoming the 416-entry field to win 1.06 Lakhs. The user ‘LeoBaazoka’ collected an equally impressive 1.02 lakhs in second place, courtesy of a heads-up deal.

‘hodorthedog’ made quite the splash last night as they also took down the 2.50 Lakhs GTD Monster Stack for 68,695, netting 1.75 Lakhs from the two title wins. Their Spartan Poker Stats: Site Winnings: 14.32 Lakhs | Site Profits: 3.51 Lakhs.

Final Table Results

  1. hodorthedog – ₹1,06,191*
  2. LeoBaazoka – ₹1,02,100*
  3. Shrey ‘Kingsb30’ Baj – ₹60,840
  4. Achilles1001 – ₹49,109
  5. KeepAtItBro – ₹38,501
  6. Yuvraj ‘Kalidenalii’ Bhardwaj – ₹29,141
  7. Boudicca – ₹21,403
  8. JaiKiran ‘GOLI SODA’ Kumar – ₹15,725

*denotes a heads-up deal

 

PT3025′ (Won Sundowner ₹2.25 Lakhs GTD for ₹51,319), ‘AtomicVendetta’ (Night Rider – Monster Stack ₹1.75 Lakhs GTD for ₹45,198), Induprakash ‘LARA LARA’ Mishra (Ultimate 6 Card PLO ₹1 Lakh GTD for ₹32,940), ‘NanuPOW’ (Won Epic ₹80K GTD for ₹22,000), ‘Dark Nature’ (Won Epic ₹30K GTD for ₹9,636), and ‘Neel0731’ (Won The Centurion ₹50K GTD for ₹11,421) won the other Spartan Poker marquees.

 

PokerBaazi

The Pride – 10 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹3,850

Entries – 198

Re-entries – 156

Prize Pool – ₹12,39,000

Places Paid – 45

PokerBaazi’s ₹10 Lakhs GTD The Pride wrangled in 354 entries, posting a ₹12.39 Lakhs prize pool. The event played down to a three-way deal with ‘karan23’ walking away with the title and ₹2.13 Lakhs in prize money. Lakshay ‘lakshay2401’ Pahwa (2nd for ₹1.78 Lakhs) and Archit ‘architbl’ Saraogi (3rd for ₹1.69 Lakhs) were the other beneficiaries of the deal.

The champion’s PokerBaazi stats: Site Winnings: ₹30.47 Lakhs | Titles Won: #5 | Final Table Finishes: #48

The Pride third-place finisher Archit Saraogi pocketed ₹1.79 Lakhs yesterday on the back of two FT finishes.

Archit Saraogi
Archit Saraogi

 

> 3rd in PokerBaazi’s The Pride for ₹1,68,562

> 7th in Spartan Poker’s Sundowner for ₹10,057

Final Table Results

  1. karan23 – ₹2,13,110*
  2. Lakshay ‘lakshay2401’ Pahwa – ₹1,77,736*
  3. Archit ‘architbl’ Saraogi – ₹1,68,562*
  4. Sushil ‘qazxsw2’ Kumar – ₹86,730
  5. Abhijeet ‘ERROR404’ Kumar – ₹65,048
  6. anillaice21 – ₹52,038
  7. kingshigh677 – ₹43,365
  8. Arsh ‘Button_Hai_Bro’ Grover – ₹34,692

*denotes a three-way deal

 

(7-Max) SPRINT – 5 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹1,650

Entries – 304

Re-entries – 225

Prize Pool – ₹7,93,000

Places Paid – 63

Md ‘007Bahubali’ Zeeshan trounced the 529-entry field in PokerBaazi’s ₹5 Lakhs GTD (7-Max) SPRINT, clinching his third title of the year and ₹1.54 Lakhs in prize money. The former Full House Finale champion also cashed The Pride (32nd for ₹8,054), rounding up ₹1.62 Lakhs in Wednesday winnings.

Md Zeeshan’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: ₹2.46 Crores | Lifetime Profits: ₹33.15 Lakhs

Shubham ‘Don903’ Rai has cashed the (7-Max) SPRINT six times, with his deepest run coming last night as he finished runner-up for ₹1.08 Lakhs.

MD Zeeshan
MD Zeeshan

 

Final Table Results

  1. Md ‘007Bahubali’ Zeeshan – ₹1,54,177
  2. Shubham ‘Don903’ Rai – ₹1,08,075
  3. Gotiyaa – ₹69,511
  4. MichaelScarn – ₹51,419
  5. Siddharth ‘GangnamGangi’ Gangwar – ₹38,564
  6. Arjun ‘CR7Fever’ Bharadwaj – ₹30,947
  7. nicknjones – ₹25,789

 

Tanay ‘TanayParekh’ Parekh (Won Daily Boost ₹2.50 Lakhs GTD for ₹74,000), Sanjeeta ‘realkidsanju’ Kumari (Won Hyper SPRINT ₹2 Lakhs GTD for ₹66,930), Taliwabang ‘Meverick’ Jamir (Won Holdem BOOST₹ 1.5 Lakhs GTD for ₹46,370), ‘ManiakGod’ (Won Daily Night SPRINT ₹1.5 Lakhs GTD for ₹45,250), ‘chhotubhaiya’ (Won PLO Boost Monster ₹1 Lakh GTD for ₹31,170), and ‘jit16070’ (Won 5-max Daily ₹50K GTD for ₹14,020) shipped the other PokerBaazi marquees.

 

PokerStars India

Night on Stars – 5 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹2,750

Entries – 90

Re-entries – 62

Prize Pool – ₹5,00,000

Places Paid – 17

Harsh kakori kabab Dembla has been crushing the PokerStars India flagships off late, and there is no slowing him down. After winning the Super Highroller (February 12) & Sunday Highroller (February 27) last month, Dembla added the Night on Stars title to his kitty, netting ₹1,04,951. Akshay ak7208Panwar placed runner-up for ₹81,190.

The ₹2,750 buy-in event clocked in 152 entrants and the top 17 places benefitted from the ₹1.20 Lakhs in overlay value added by the site.

Harsh Dembla
Harsh Dembla

 

Final Table Results

  1. Harsh kakori kabab Dembla – ₹1,04,951
  2. Akshay ak7208 Panwar – ₹81,190
  3. Harsh harsh1327 Bubna – ₹62,809
  4. Sachit sach4694 Malik – ₹48,589
  5. Aditya Casanovoracle Pasari – ₹37,588
  6. akgdr – ₹29,078
  7. Mahesh masteroffelts Shyamsundar – ₹22,495
  8. Kunal iAlwaysHaveit Patni – ₹17,402
  9. killeerbeee – ₹13,462

 

Big Bubble Rush – 1.50 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – ₹1,100

Entries – 71

Re-entries – 58

Prize Pool – ₹1,50,000

Places Paid – 14

One of the three EPT Sochi online qualifiers, Sanjay raghav1990 Khanna, won the ₹1.50 Lakhs GTD Big Bubble Rush for ₹36,467. Adarsh Subham007Subham finished runner-up for ₹23,272.

The ₹1,100 buy-in event filled in ₹21,000 in overlays.

Adarsh Jha
Adarsh Jha

 

Final Table Results

  1. Sanjay raghav1990 Khanna – ₹36,467
  2. Adarsh Subham007 Subham – ₹23,272
  3. RAV1619 – ₹11,125
  4. Amit Stu Ungar 7694 Kaushik – ₹9,839
  5. Gopal MrBigSlick139 Bajaj – ₹7,541
  6. YKARKI2147 – ₹7,240
  7. Hotcheezzzzball – ₹4,694

 

Sush000 (Won Ultrasonic ₹1 Lakh GTD for ₹22,882), Manish manish jangid Jangid (Won Afternoon on Stars ₹50K GTD for ₹13,054), sarthakssinghal(Won Prime Time Grind ₹50K GTD for ₹11,240), and Adwait Adwait Pol Pol (Won Deepstack ₹50K GTD for ₹10,103) took down the other PokerStars India marquees.

 

Adda52

Maverick – 15 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – 2,750

Entries – 332

Re-entries – 279

Prize Pool – 15,27,512

Places Paid – 63

Adda52’s Wednesday mainstay, 15 Lakhs GTD Maverick, round up a starting field of 611 runners, filling in 15.28 Lakhs in the prize pool. A total of 63 players earned a share of the money, and the action wound down to a clash between the former IOPC – The Millionaire champion Anurag ‘NormanBates’ Srivastava and Young Gun Arsh ‘bigggtymer’ Grover. Srivastava eventually prevailed to claim the title and the 3.90 Lakhs up top – his third time winning this event! Grover had to settle for a runner-up payday worth 2.21 Lakhs.

Anurag Srivastava cashed two other events, rounding up 4.19 Lakhs in Wednesday earnings. He also crossed a significant milestone on the back of his Wednesday grind, crossing 7 Crores in tracked online winnings.

His ITM finishes include:

> 1st in Adda52’s Maverick for 3.90 Lakhs

> 5th in PokerBaazi’s Daily Boost for 18,559

> 13th in PokerStars India’s Night on Stars for 11,234

Anurag Srivastava’s online stats: Lifetime Winnings: 7.04 Crores | Lifetime Profits: 2.17 Crores | Titles Won in 2022: #5

Anurag Srivastava
Anurag Srivastava

 

Final Table Results

  1. Anurag ‘NormanBates’ Srivastava – 3,89,513
  2. Arsh ‘bigggtymer’ Grover – 2,21,488
  3. sadhu16 – 1,51,986
  4. Faiz ‘theinternetkid’ Alam – 1,10,744
  5. Vishal ‘Mitsen’ Singh – 76,375
  6. rupoomdey – 53,463
  7. Mohit ‘thejokerrrr’ Mehta – 42,006
  8. saurav39 – 30,550

 

La Luna – 4 Lakhs GTD

Buy-in – 1,800

Entries – 143

Re-entries – 138

Prize Pool – 4,60,846

Places Paid – 30

Adda52`s 9.30 PM attraction, the 4 Lakhs GTD La Luna, brought in 281 hopefuls and the top 30 places got a share from the 4.61 Lakhs prize pool. It took the former APT #10 Monday Major champion Shubham ‘NewBackchod’ Agarwal just about six hours to cut his way past the competition and win the title for 1.18 Lakhs. The user ‘Rasalsachin’ placed runner-up for 70,278.

Final Table Results

  1. Shubham ‘NewBackchod’ Agarwal – 1,17,975
  2. Rasalsachin – 70,278
  3. Vishal ‘Mitsen’ Singh – 52,997
  4. Vikash ‘charuz’ Kumar – 39,171
  5. Atishay ‘pokergod56’ Samuel – 26,498
  6. Amrit ‘amrit1111’ Mishra – 18,434

 

‘Inzexet’ (Won Nighttide DST Adda 1.50 Lakhs GTD for 37,547), ‘pokerpro853’ (Won Sundown Adda 50K GTD for 14,112), ‘Bujo’ (Won Bounty Adda 60K GTD for 12,533), ‘Infinite00’ (Won Freezeout Adda 50K GTD for 12,171), Pankaj ‘Pok3rking’ Nanda (Won Evening Adda 50K GTD for 10,560), and ‘tannyboi’ (Won Midnight Bash 22K GTD for 5,619) won the other Adda52 marquees.

 

MPL Poker

MPL Poker user Competator championed the ₹2 Lakhs GTD Wednesday Bonanza for ₹39,000. zdfighter007 collected ₹25,500 in second-place prize money.

 

Khelo365

Khelo365s Wednesday fixture, the ₹25K GTD Deepstack PLO, was taken down by Abhims05, who won ₹10,000. KaranZZZ placed second for ₹6,250.

 

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