The crazy action continues on India’s largest poker site-Adda52.com! Another action-packed weekend that brought a line-up of 4 Go Crazy Tourneys crowned several champions. The 15 Lac GTD Whale-6 Max found a champion in Manoj Pentakota aka ‘thatsmymoney’, who took down the coveted title for INR 4,50,000 after defeating Kartik Ved, who plays under ‘Pegasus1505’.
This weekend’s 5 Lac GTD Hitman was taken down by Pranav ‘pkpok’ Khandalkar, who pocketed INR 1,50,000 for his 1st place finish. The runner-up was ‘sumit4game’, who won INR 95,000.
The biggest day of the weekend was Sunday, which saw a line-up two high-value tournaments- Sunday Suits and Adda52 Millions. The first event was won by Satwaki Sarkar aka ‘rtl700’ for a cool INR 2,76,900, while the Adda52 Millions found a champion in none other than the Crazy Leaderboard-I winner- Shravan Chhabria aka ‘sweatmyass13’, who won the title for INR 7,50,000.
15 Lac GTD Whale-6 Max (Friday, 2nd February)
The first event of the weekend was the 15 Lac GTD Whale on Friday, which drew a total of 151 entries. Outlasting these entries was Visakhapatnam-based Manoj Pentakota aka ‘thatsmymoney’, who came on top and won INR 4.5 Lac in the top prizemoney after beating Kartik ‘Pegasus1505’ Ved in heads-up, who banked INR 2,85,000 for his remarkable runner-up finish.
A total of 12 places were paid out in this tournament with a min-cash of INR 26,250. The well-known Rajat ‘Oshoswami’ Sharma finished 3rd in this event for a cool INR 1,98,750.
The last hand of the tournament came with blinds running 35,000/70,000. The small blind ‘Pegasus1505’ shoved his stack with 10h-Jd and ‘thatsmymoney’ called with Ad-Jc. The board ran out 5s-7h-2c-7c-6s where ‘thatsmymoney’ won the hand with one pair to take down his first Whale title.
5 Lac GTD Hitman (Saturday, 3rd February)
The Saturday brought the high-value tourney-Hitman, which attracted a field of 198 entries and outlasting this strong field was Pranav ‘pkpok’ Khandalkar. He pocketed INR 1,50,000, while Sumit ‘sumit4game’ Saurav, who finished runner-up in this event won INR 95,000 for his efforts. Top 12 players made money with a min-cash of INR 8,750 going to 12the place finisher-‘yasir1986’
Talking about his win and Go Crazy Tourneys, the winner Pranav ‘pkpok’ Khandalkar said, “Winning any tournament is a great feeling and winning a bounty event adds to the fun. Go Crazy promotion are really good, especially for regular pros. I was on 1st place on the leaderboard position after 2 events, but it’s a long way to g … and my tight work schedule doesn’t allow me to play full series.”
10 Lac GTD Sunday Suits (Sunday, 4th February)
The premier weekly tournament-Sunday Suits of Go Crazy Tourneys saw a total of 355 entries and took the prize pool to a hefty INR 10,65,005. This time around, the event found a champion in the young player from Kolkata – Satwaki Sarkar aka ‘rtl700’, who beat Pankaj Bhardwaj aka ‘peushup’ and bagged INR 2,76,900 for his top performance. The runner-up ‘peushup’ settled down for INR 1,75,725. Top 27 places were paid out in this event with a min-cash of INR 6390 going to 27th place finisher ‘potpoker’.
Expressing his feelings about his win, Satwaki said, “It feels great. I ran well in the late stages. I have been neglecting tournaments for a while. Now, I probably should play more of the same.”
On the last hand of the tournament, the player ‘peushup’ held 8c-Qs, while ‘rtl700’ had 8s-Js. The board was 9s-10h-7d-Qh- Kh. The player ‘rtl700’ took down the coveted title with a straight.
20 Lac GTD Adda52 Millions (Sunday, 4th February)
The hot run continues for the Crazy Leaderboard-I winner- Shravan Chhabria aka ‘sweatmyass13’ from Mumbai, who finished runner-up in the previous edition of Adda52 Millions. Continuing on his crazy run, this time around he took down the popular event for INR 7.5 Lac GTD in the first-place prize. Chhabria defeated a total of 229 entries and Ragesh Mishara aka ‘ragesh91’ in the heads-up battle.
It was not an easy victory for Shravan, as he had to battle a very strong and tough field that included some big names from India’s online poker circuit. The final table was really tough and it featured the likes of ‘kingofmerge’, ‘Squashgod’ and the runner-up ‘ragesh91’ who are all seasoned pros.
On the last hand of the event, ‘ragesh91’ shoved his stacks with 10d-Js and ‘sweatmyass13’ made the call with Ad-4h. The board opened 9s-Ac-4d-7c-5d to give two pairs to ‘sweatmyass13’ to eventually take down his first-ever Godfather title in Go Crazy Tourneys. Ragesh banked a cool INR 3,66,400 for his 2nd place finish. A total of 18 places were paid with a min-cash of INR 22,900.