Spartan Poker, PokerBaazi, Adda52 and PokerStars hosted various tournaments last night. Among them were two highrollers and several flagship events that players look forward to every Thursday night. Aayush Arya was the talk of the town as he clinched not one but two titles yesterday, namely The Trending Thursday on Spartan Poker and PokerBaazi’s The Summit. Although live tournaments have begun with full gusto, players are managing to grind on both the felts. The India Poker Championship Megastacks May 2022 concluded three days ago and our Indian pros have left for Vietnam to attend the World Poker Tour. Keep reading to know more about the action that went down last night.
Spartan Poker’s Trending Thursday tournament had 399 entries in total, with 193 unique entries, 53 re-entries and 152 rebuys. The tournament was shipped by Aayush Arya aka ‘Eureka226’, who had a payday of ₹4,23,000. The runner-up was a mystery player ‘Charo’, who walked away with ₹2,84,800. The top 31 players made it in the money. The min-cash stood at ₹17,600 in this ₹5,500 buy-in event.
Spartan Poker is known for hosting highrollers now and then and this ₹22,000 buy-in event was one of the most anticipated tournaments. The tournament saw 135 entries in total, comprising 76 entries, 24 re-entries and 35 rebuys. The advertised guarantee of this tournament was crushed and the final prize pool stood at ₹27,00,000. The top 15 players made it in the money, and the min-cash stood at ₹48,600. The event was shipped by a mystery player who goes by the moniker ‘sariyaa.’ This anonymous player cashed ₹6,89,850. The runner up in this event was Anurag Srivastava aka ‘CultOfPersonality’ who cashed ₹4,75,200.
Aayush Arya aka ‘Learnnwin’ shipped The Summit tournament on PokerBaazi and pocketed ₹4,64,000 in prize money. The runner up in this event was a mystery player who goes by the moniker ‘Lakshman9192’ who walked away with ₹3,25,000 in prize money. A total of 280 entries were grinding for the top spot in this ₹8,250 buy-in event. The advertised guarantee of this event was crushed and the final prize pool stood at ₹21,00,000. The top 36 players made it in the money and a min-cash of ₹14,280 was paid.
The BTH Finale on Adda52 was shipped by Kaleem Pasha aka ‘fishwithnuts’ and had a pay day of ₹2,79,289. The runner up in this tournament was an anonymous player ‘suddspoker’ who cashed ₹2,06,864. The advertised guarantee was crushed and the final prize pool stood at ₹14,04,998.
The Gangster on Adda52 was shipped by Vaibhav Sharma aka ‘alienrobot’ who took home ₹4,98,553 in prize money. The runner up in this ₹5,500 buy-in tournament was Ratul Steves aka ‘riverking021.’ Steves pocketed ₹3,83,835 in prize money. The tournament had 430 entries in total, consisting of 238 unique players and 192 re-entries. The top 43 players made it in the money. The min-cash stood at ₹13,750.
PokerStars hosted the ₹7,700 buy-in Highroller event. The tournament had 114 entries, comprising 71 entries, and 43 re-entries. The top 13 players made it in the money and a min-cash of ₹21,800 was paid. The tournament was shipped by Goonjan Mall aka ‘gmtesting.ind’ who cashed ₹2,30,434 in prize money. The runner-up in this event was Dhinesh Kumar aka ‘you3betl4bet’ who fired two bullets to clinch the runner up position and had a pay day of ₹1,77,057.
Manthra Koliyer is a writer at Gutshot Magazine. She has an affinity for seeing the world through people’s eyes. With a bubbly fun personality, you can always catch her chatting with anyone she comes across. Holding an English Literature degree from Wilson College, Mumbai, and a Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism from Asian College of Journalism, this pop culture fanatic is ready to take on the world with a pen, paper, and microphone. She also actively works on her personal blog called namasteyconvict.blogspot.com, where for a moment she lets you into her drama-filled world.
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