It was an action-packed Tuesday on the virtual felts with the Adda52 Online Poker Series (AOPS) entering its Day 6. Slated to culminate on April 12, the flagship series hosted a total of 6 events, almost each wrapping up successfully and meeting its specified guarantee. More than 1900 entries were registered on Day 6 of the series and over 38.77 Lac were given away across 6 events. The showstopper tourney was the 12.5 Lac GTD AOPS Hitman that pulled in a total of 500 entries and generated a prizepool of INR 16 Lac. Coming out on top of the field was the veteran pro Siddarth Singhvi who earned a paycheck worth INR 3.84 Lac for his win, after outlasting the well-known pro Raghav Bansal aka ‘BaLuGaWhAlE’ who eventually settled for INR 2.24 Lac for his runner-up finish. Singhvi collected 15 bounties, while Bansal earned 5 bounties in this Tuesday flagship event.
Singhvi is a very consistent player and has won several major events like Blaze, Judwaa, Whale 6-Max, The Roar, Adda52 Millions, Grand FT, Mega Suits, Hitman, Big Slick, etc. He has been in great form these past few days and has notched up several deep finishes across marquee events on Adda52 and other major poker sites. Recently, he won Adda52’s Hexagram and finished 3rd in AOPS Holdem High. Last night he added one more win to his name by scoring his second Hitman win.
The final table was star-studded and featured the likes of Gokul Raj (3rd for INR 1.52 Lac), Naresh Veeravalli (4th for INR 1.20 Lac), Hardik Kumar (5th for INR 80K) and Anirban Das (7th for INR 40K).
Top 55 were paid out in last night’s Hitman with a min-cash of INR 7,200. Other notables to finish deep were Sumit Spara (12th), Kamal Naruka (14th), Ayan Ray (16th), and Amit Jangir (18th).
AOPS Hitman Top 10 Payouts (INR):
5 Lac GTD AOPS Hold’em 6-Max
Adda52’s AOPS Hold’em 6-Max logged in 282 entries that helped collect a guarantee-crushing prize pool of INR 7.05 Lac. The top 30 finishers got paid with a min-cash of INR 5,640, and walking away with the lion`s share of the prize money was Vaibhav Shah who won INR 1.40 Lac for his win.
It was a big day for Siddarth Singhvi aka ‘badtameez_donk’ who not only won the AOPS Hitman but also finished 4th for INR 59,925 in this 6-max tourney. Others notables who made deep finishes were Pranav Khandalkar (5th for INR 40538), Kanchan Sharma (6th for INR 28200), Kamal Naruka (8th for INR 17625), and last night’s AOPS Falcon winner Ashish Ahuja (9th for INR 14100) to name a few.
Top 10 Payouts (INR):
5 Lac GTD AOPS Falcon
Adda52’s other major tournament on the AOPS Tuesday schedule, the 5 Lac GTD AOPS Falcon drew a total of 246 entries. Top 27 finishers were paid out in the event and the lion’s share eventually went to none other than the in-form Ashish Ahuja aka ‘rocky3705’ who came out on top to win INR 1.30 Lac after defeating ‘Themiths’ (runner-up for INR 77500) in the heads-up battle.
The lawyer-turned poker pro Ahuja has been in amazing form of late and has won several tournaments in the AOPS including the AOPS Big Slick and AOPS Mini PLO, apart from making deep finishes in several other events. Last night, he won Falcon and finished 9th in Holdem 6-Max.
Some other notable regs who posted deep finishes in the event included the likes of Sanjay Khanna (5th for INR 28750), Ayush Garg (6th for INR 21250), and Dhaval Doshi (13th for INR 7500) .
Top 10 Payouts (INR):
Other AOPS Winners From Day 6
Topping a field of 373 entries in the 3 Lac GTD AOPS Warm-Up was Mohak Kapoor aka ‘Sparkie’ who earned the lion’s share of INR 1.06 Lac from INR 4.24 Lac prizepool after defeating ‘HighCardJ ’ (runner-up for INR 64,308). Top 38 were paid and among them Ram Kakkar (9th), Prasad Patil (12th), Srihari Bang (13th), Chirag Bhardwaj (19th), and Ashish Ahuja (26th) were notable finishers.
The other AOPS event, the 1.5 Lac GTD AOPS Siesta saw a total field of 229 entries and generated in 2.06 Lac prizepool, which was shared by top 24 finishers. Coming out on top was ‘att1992’ who defeated Ram Kakkar aka ‘mowgumotu’ (runner-up for INR 32,976) to bank INR 56,574. Mihir Thakkar (3rd for INR 24,732) and Sumit Saurav (4th for INR 17,725) were notable FT finishers.
The Day 6 of the AOPS yesterday concluded with the AOPS 11TH HR PKO that pulled in a total of 313 entries and generated INR 3.19 Lac prizepool shared by top 34 finishers. Eventually, it was ‘N2727’ who shipped the event for INR 62600 after defeating ‘Dhiru006’ in heads-up who earned INR 37936.