‘Reckless’ win LBS Main Event at Spartan
The action at The Spartan Poker this weekend was all about the conclusion of the Little Big Series (LBS) May edition. The featured tournament to close the series was of course the LBS Main Event which guaranteed INR 10 Lakhs in prizepools for a buy-in of just INR 880. The tournament saw a participation of 1,178 entries. The eventual winner was ‘Reckless’ taking down 'The Bomb' which is what this LBS Main Event was called and INR 1,89,400 for first-place prize. Along with the Main Event, there was an LBS leaderboard where ‘Pogback’ claimed top honours along with a cash prize of INR 50,000 as well as free tickets to the next Two of a Kind (2.o.K) which will be held on 3 June and The Millionaire scheduled on 10 June at The Spartan Poker.
Let’s take a quick look at final day's action from the LBS:
LBS #13 INR 55 (20K GTD) (R+A)
The day began with 479 entries to create a prizepool of INR 23,950. The prizepool was collected by top 23 places with a min-cash of INR 278. It was ‘Thakur88’ who claimed the first event of the day of INR 5,568. ‘Thakur88’ defeated ‘grind121’ in the heads-up battle who took home INR 3,773 for the second place finish.
LBS #14 INR 165 (40K GTD) (RE)
The second event of the day drew a participation of 292 players where the entries made a prizepool of INR 43,800. ‘Amythist09’ took down the second event of the day for INR 10,184. ‘Amythist09’ defeated ‘rb316’ in the heads-up battle who took home INR 6,899.
LBS #15 INR 880 Main Event - The Bomb (10L GTD) (RE)
The showstopper of the series was this Main Event a.k.a The Bomb which giving away 10 Lakhs on a buy-in of INR 880. ‘Reckless’ emerged victorious in the Main Event outlasting 1,178 entries for INR 1,89,400. ‘Reckless’ defeated Spartan online reg Pulkit ‘Championplayer’ Goyal in the final round of the tournament. Goyal collected INR 115,900 for his second place finish.
LBS #16 INR 330 (70K GTD) (RE)
202 participants came together to play the third last tournament of the series where ‘vanPershing’ claimed the title for INR 17,612. ‘vanPershing’ outlasted ‘zeeke’ in the last round of the tournament where the second place finisher took home INR 11,900 for the finish.
LBS #17 INR 220 (50K GTD) (R+A)
The second last tournament of the day drew 255 entries to make a prizepool of INR 51,000. The prizepool was collected by top 11 places with a min-cash of INR 1,275. ‘TopDonk’ outlasted these entries and ‘ziggyluck’ in the heads-up battle to claim the first place in the tournament. The first place finisher ‘TopDonk’ collected INR 14,025 while the second place finisher took INR 9,971 for the finish.
LBS #18 INR 660 (100K GTD) PKO-RE (200 per Bounty)
The Progressive Knockout tournament saw 247 entries in the tournament which was taken down by ‘psyentist’ for INR 21,150. ‘psyentist’ defeated ‘mdtanvir1591’ and the latter collected INR 14,240 for the finish.
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