It was a fabulous Friday on adda52.com with the flagship Adda52 Online Poker Series (AOPS) hosting several marquee events on its Day 9. All events on the day wrapped up successfully and the biggest guarantee tournament to crown a winner was the 35 Lac GTD Hold’em High Roller that drew a total of 234 entries, resulting in INR 46.80 Lac prizepool, which got distributed among 24 places. The lion’s share eventually went to online crusher Ujjwal Narwal aka ‘fourteenk’ who shipped the event for INR 12.84 Lac, after outlasting Alok ‘APB1989’ Birewar (runner-up for INR 7.48 Lac) in heads-up.
The final table of the high roller event was a star-studded affair with big names like Chirag Sodha (3rd for INR 5.61 Lac), Ashish Ahuja (4th for INR 4.02 Lac), Abhishek Goindi (5th for INR 2.80 Lac), and Akash Gupta (6th for INR 1.98 Lac). Others to finish deep included the likes of Akshay Nasa (7th for INR 1.52 Lac), Anurag Srivastava (8th for INR 1.17 Lac), WSOP bracelet winner Nikita Luther (9th for INR 93,600), and recent AOPS Mega Suits runner-up Niharika Bindra (11th for INR 81,900).
Some other notable ITM finishers were Shravan Chhabria (17th for INR 58,500), Aditya Agarwal (18th for INR 51,480), Sahil Chutani (19th for INR 51,480), Srihari Bang (21st for INR 39,780), BLACKJAWS (23rd for INR 39780), and Goonjan Mall (24th for INR 39,780) to name a few.
Holdem High Roller Top 10 Payouts (INR):
2 Crore GTD AOPS ME Day 1A
The biggest highlight of the AOPS Day 9 was the 2 Crore GTD AOPS Main Event that saw the start of its first two starting flights. The first flight – Day 1A of this marquee tourney pulled in a packed field of 316 entries and only 39 players qualified for the event’s finale, which is scheduled to begin this Sunday at 10PM. Topping the field on Day 1A was ‘Revon’ who bagged a massive stack of 269,321 chips. Anurag Srivastava (235,373) and Pranjal Gandhi (201,919) ended second and third in chips.
Top 10 Chip Counts Day 1A:
2 Crore GTD AOPS ME Day 1B
Day 1B of the AOPS Main Event drew a total of 320 entries, and only 29 players advanced to the finale. Bagging the top stack was the well-known pro Ankit Wadhawan (435,577), while the other big stacks included the likes of Guruprasad Gupta (331,720) and Akshay Nasa (260,554).
Top 10 Chip Counts Day 1B:
6 Lac GTD AOPS Stack-Up
The second biggest tourney to crown a winner on the AOPS schedule yesterday was the 6 Lac GTD AOPS Stack-up. In the end, it was won by notable online regular Vaibhav Sharma aka ‘alienrobot’ who defeated 432 entries , including the inform Naresh Veeravalli (runner-up for INR 1.5 Lac). Vaibhav walked away with a cool INR 1.93 Lac for his top notch performance in the tourney.
Top 43 finishers got paid in the tournament and some notables among them were Sanjay Khanna (4th for INR 69120), Nitin Arora (5th for INR 44928), Dhaval Doshi (7th for INR 23760), Kunal Patni (11th for INR 10800), Siddarth Singhvi (14th for INR 8640), Ragesh Mishra (22nd for INR 6480), etc.
Top 10 Payouts (INR):
3 Lac GTD AOPS Warm-Up
Adda52’s AOPS Warm Up pulled in a total of 389 entries last night to accumulate a prize pool worth INR 4.42 Lac. Topping the field was ‘blue_basilisk’ who walked away with INR 1.09 Lac for his win.
Top 43 places were paid out in the tourney. Neeraj Kumar (3rd for INR 46,482), Ankit Modi (6th for INR 15,494), and Deepak ‘Singh (7th for INR 12,174) were the other notable FT finishers.
1.5 Lac GTD AOPS Knockout
Among other winners on the AOPS Day 9, Srihari Bang aka ‘zombieballs’ took down the 1.5 Lac GTD AOPS Knockout for INR 51,330, after defeating ‘tshr112233’ (runner-up for INR 30,577). Top 30 places were paid out of 171 unique entries and among them Ritesh Tripathi (3rd for INR 23,058), and Anirban Das (9th for INR 4010) were the notable players who made deep finishes.