One can clearly notice the guarantee climb up as we hit the mid-week mark. Lets take a quick tour of Wednesday night across the leading platforms and players who emerged victorious after intense grinding sessions. As usual, Spartan Poker’s Destiny came with the biggest guarantee, Adda52 hosted Maverick INR 10L GTD and PokerStars’ Night on Stars also assured INR 10L. So, keep reading to find out more on Wednesday majors…
The popular Wednesday tournament on Spartan Poker Destiny INR 30 Lakh GTD attracted a massive field of 734 entries. Collecting a prize pool of INR 36.70 Lakh, smashing the advertised guarantee, the top 60 spots received a paycheck. Ultimately, at 4:19 am it was Kanav Parwal aka ‘SneakyBlinders’ powering through the field to capture the first-place prize money after railing out ‘MasterBet10’ in heads-up.
A total of 118 entries logged in after paying INR 3,300 in Mega Freeze INR 4 Lakh GTD on Spartan Poker. Only the top 17 players earned a min-cash of INR 6K. Outlasting the field to claim the biggest slice of the final prize pool was Anish Suri aka ‘anishshuri’ who eliminated online reg and upcoming female pro Kanchan Sharma aka ‘Bubblegum’ in heads-up. Suri earned the first-place cash prize while Sharma secured second place.
Circuit grinder Ankit Kapoor aka ‘helter_skelter’ topped a field of 329 entries in The Pride INR 10 Lakh GTD on PokerBaazi last night. The top 36 spots received a payout of minimum INR 6.8K. Devang Yadav aka ‘laila’ ended up in the second place earning INR 1.55 Lakh after Kapoor outlasted the field and collected INR 2.21 Lakh for his victory, adding yet another online title to his collection!
Adda52’s Wednesday headlining tourney Maverick INR 10 Lakh GTD came with a buy-in of INR 2,500. The event drew 671 runners creating a prize pool of INR 15.26 Lakh reaching the top 72 places. Topping the list and claiming the cash prize was ‘vivloc’ who secured INR 3.51 Lakh for his victory after defeating ‘abhiraja’ in heads-up. The latter banked INR 2 Lakh for the runner-up position.
With a buy-in of INR 2,200, Adda52’s Hexagram INR 3 Lakh GTD garnered a field of 150 entries. After intense hours of grinding, it was online reg Aditya Kulkarni aka ‘Adit11’ who captured the winner’s title along with INR 84,750 in prize money. Kulkarni knocked out ‘Muk239’ in heads-up who walked away with INR 55,500.
PokerStars’ Wednesday flagship tourney Night on Stars INR 10 Lakh GTD displayed a buy-in of INR 2,750. A total of 379 entries registered to the field, out of which only the top 62 earned a paycheck. The event concluded with a heads-up deal that saw ‘MH1024’ taking home the title along with INR 1.61 Lakh in cash prize while his opponent ‘varunkandaswami’ secured INR 1.54 Lakh for his efforts.
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