‘This Win Is Special Because Of The Tough Field’: Adda52 Millions Winner Deepak Bothra

It was a big Sunday on adda52.com as it saw the popular 20 Lac GTD Adda52 Millions taking place. The online event saw Deepak Bothra aka ‘bothras’ emerging as the winner for INR 7.5 Lac prizemoney. Bothra outlasted 251 entries where he defeated the well-known Kanishka Samant from Mumbai, who plays under ‘kanishka27’. Kanishka pocketed a cool INR 401600 for his runner-up finish in the event. The participants crushed the original guarantee making it to a massive INR 25,10,000. The prizepool was shared by the top 18 players with a min-cash of INR 25,100.

An IIM Indore MBA graduate, Bothra is one of the most respected names in Indian poker circuit and has won several major live and online poker tournaments over the years. Last year, he grabbed headlines for winning WPT India PLO and DPT Tag Team events and this year he has been creating news for his wins in  Adda52’s Go Crazy Tourneys. While he has already notched-up several big scores online, his Adda52 Millions win last night was one of the biggest scores he has ever achieved.

Coming back to Adda52 Millions, Bothra faced Kanishka Samant in heads-up. Over a 10-hour long grind finally concluded with blinds running 45,000-90,000 where the player Kanishka holding 10c-10s moved all-in pre-flop and Bothra having Ad-As snap-called. The board ran 2h-9h-Jc-4h-8c where Bothra’s Bullets won and he took down the tournament and the LMS contest on social media.

It was not an easy victory for Bothra as he had to battle it hard with many pros, regulars, and the past champions. However, he played his A-game and finally took it down. Some notables who made money in this event included the likes of Adda52 Team Pro Kunal Patni ‘KunalPatni’ (11th place for INR 37,650), Akshay Nasa ‘vibaks’ (15th place for INR 31,375), Pranav Khandalkar ‘pkpok’ (16th place for INR 25,100) and Sahil Chutani ‘bluffme19’ (17th place for INR 25,100).

The crazy leaderboard – I topper Shravan Chhabria aka ‘sweatmyass13’ finished 4th for INR 2,25,900. It was a big Sunday for ‘cheapthrills83’, who won Sunday Suits for INR 2,89,380 and then he went on to make it to the final table of Adda52 Millions finishing 6th place for INR 1,38,050.

Post his victory, Bothra said, This win is special for me because of the tough field.”  Talking about Adda52 Millions, he added, “Adda52 Millions is a very special tourney with superb structure.”


Final Table Payouts (INR):

1 bothras 753000
2 kanishka27 401600
3 himanshu_s 301200
4 sweatmyass13 225900
5 kvohra 181975
6 cheapthrills83 138050

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