Indian poker players finished off the last weekend of January and started off to a fabulous February with impressive wins and money-finishes in online MTTs on PokerStars, Adda52 and Full Tilt. Headlining the poker action this weekend was Arsh “BigggTymeR” Grover who bagged over $9.2K in four tournaments. smachy triumphed the iPhone6 Finale event on Adda52 on 1st Feb winning an Apple iPhone6.
armaan007 bagged the 1st big win of the weekend in PS $82 NL Hold’em [6-Max, Hyper-Turbo], $14K Gtd on Friday. Outplaying a huge field of online grinders he won $5,692.62 in the 1st place. aob1986 also joined the Friday party by winning the PS$3.30+R NL Hold’em [2x-Turbo], $15K Gtd for $3,569.71. Gawwd won the Loyalty Fireworks tourney on Adda52 taking home Rs 40,000. Two more money finishes from sanjaytaneja and Karan Radia made it a big Friday to cheer for the Indian poker enthusiasts. sanjaytaneja bagged $2,519 for his 2rd place finish in the PS The Hot $109 [Turbo], $10K Gtd and Karan Radia pocketed $2,027 on Full Tilt Poker in 3rd place in the Friday Night Fight.
Saturday saw 2 money-finishes and one win in online MTTs by Indian players. kingpaulie won $3,510 for an audacious 2nd place finish in the PS $109 NL Hold’em [Turbo], $15K Gtd while HighOnHypers added $1,157 to his online earnings by finishing 14th in the PS $215 Weekly Turbo NLHE, $80K Gtd. BigggTymeR took down the PS $11 NL Hold’em, $4K Gtd event for $1,200. IOPT returned on Adda52 this weekend wherein the 1st event IOPT75K was taken down by bullet212 for Rs 22,500.
In the IOPT 2 Lacs event on Sunday at Adda52, slimshady0306 outplayed the rivals to clinch the top prize of Rs 69120. BigggTymeR continued his good run on Sunday bagging the biggest cash-win of the weekend in the PS $11 NLHE [Phase 2], $75K Gtd. He finished 3rd in this tourney taking home $6494. Aditya Agarwal grinded the ongoing Turbo Championship of Online Poker on Sunday and bagged $3,326 for his 113th finish in the PS TCOOP-49: $700 NL Hold’em Main Event [Turbo]. alwaysdegen clinched the maiden tournament victory on Sunday for $2,685 in the PS $8.80 NL Hold’em [6-Max, Turbo], $8K Gtd.
Arsh Grover took the action to Full Tilt Poker where he plays as Quadkiller finishing 6th for $597 in the $11, 12k Multi day. The young poker sensation didn’t stop here and grinded till the wee hours of Monday bagging $998 in the PS The Hotter $7.50 [Turbo], $30K Gtd.
Here is the Weekend Indian Poker Pot for the past weekend:
|armaan007||$82 NL Hold’em [6-Max, Hyper-Turbo], $14K Gtd||$5,692.62/1st||Jan 30|
|sanjaytaneja||The Hot $109 [Turbo], $10K Gtd||$2,519.90/3rd||Jan 30|
|aob1986||$3.30+R NL Hold’em [2x-Turbo], $15K Gtd||$3,569.71/1st||Jan 30|
|Gawwd||Adda52 Loyalty Fireworks||Rs 40,000||Jan 30|
|Karan Radia||Full Tilt Friday Night Fight||$2,027.25/3rd||Jan 30|
|HighOnHypers||$215 Weekly Turbo NLHE, $80K Gtd||$1,157.40/14th||Jan 31|
|kingpaulie||$109 NL Hold’em [Turbo], $15K Gtd||$3,510.00/2nd||Jan 31|
|BigggTymeR||$11 NL Hold’em, $4K Gtd||$1,200.49/1st||Jan 31|
|alwaysdegen||$8.80 NL Hold’em [6-Max, Turbo], $8K Gtd||$2,685.36/1st||Feb 01|
|BigggTymeR||$11 NLHE [Phase 2], $75K Gtd||$6494.12/3rd||Feb 01|
|Quadkiller||Full Tilt $11, 12k Multi day||$597.15/6th||Feb 01|
|slimshady0306||IOPT 2 Lacs||Rs 69,120||Feb 01|
|Adi Agarwal||TCOOP-49: $700 NL Hold’em Main Event [Turbo]||$3,326.86/113th||Feb 01|
|neeru786||Adda52 Sunday 50K Bonanza||Rs 15,000/1st||Feb 01|
|smachy||Adda52 iPhone 6 Finals||iPhone 6/1st||Feb 01|
|BigggTymeR||The Hotter $7.50 [Turbo], $30K Gtd||$998.51/7th||Feb 02|
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