Online poker picked pace over the weekend with another massive Sunday of action on adda52.com. There were hefty prize pools dished out and several players won big. The biggest score of the day went to MTT crusher Sanat Mehrotra who emerged victorious in the 1 Crore GTD Full House and walked away his career-best INR 25 Lac. A whopping 1.5 Crore prizemoney was on offer yesterday in the Sunday showdown tournaments on the site. Let us dive into top results from yesterday’s events!
1 Crore GTD Full House With 5500 Buy-In
The Full House tournament featuring INR 5500 buy-in was the biggest event over the weekend. The event running every Friday-Sunday drew a total of 1745 entries in its latest run. Yesterday saw its epic finale where a total of 194 players from five starting flights began their battle for the title, with 193 players of them making money. After several hours of intense fights, it was the well-known online reg Sanat Mehrotra aka ‘mehro2511’ who shipped the marquee event to bank his career best score of INR 25 Lac. Mehrotra was in his peak form last night as he also final-tabled the Adda52 Millions.
Other prominent names at the FT were an old-timer Danish Shaikh (7th for INR 2 Lac), AOPS Leaderboard winner Siddarth Singhvi (8th for INR 1.5 Lac) & WPT Vietnam ME champion Dhaval Mudgal (9th for INR 1 Lac). Shaikh made two final table finishes last night, with his second FT score coming in the 25 Lac GTD Adda52 Millions where he finished 3rd for INR 3.25 Lac prizemoney.
Top 20 Payouts (INR):
25 Lac GTD Adda52 Millions With 11K Buy-In
MTT specialist Manish Lakhotia had an impressive Sunday grind with a win on adda52.com and a final-table finish in a major tourney on The Spartan Poker. He a topped a field of 283 entries in Adda52 Millions to bank 7.24 Lac, which happens to be his second best score on adda52.com.
Lakhotia came out on top of a tough FT that featured several heavyweights like Goonjan Mall (2nd for INR 4,31,575), Danish Shaikh (3rd for 3,25,450), Raghav Bansal (4th for INR 2,40,550) & the star of the night, Sanat Mehrotra (5th for INR 1,62,725 ). Vivek Singh finished 7th for INR 84,900 prize.
Adda52 Millions was a huge success as the event generated a whopping INR 28.30 Lac prizepool to easily beat its specified guarantee. Top 30 places were paid out, with Kartik Ved (10th), Naresh Veervalli (12th), Siddarth Singhvi (14th), Rajat Mahajan (17th), Sagar Choudhury (19th), Ankur Sehgal (20th), Ayush Garg (23rd), Akash Malik (26th), and Gaurav Sood (28th) being notable ITM finishers.
Top 10 Payouts (INR):
15 Lac GTD Big Slick With 2500 Buy-In
Another major attraction on adda52.com was the Big Slick sporting a buy-in of INR 2500. It was online poker phenom Srihari Bang who beat out a strong field of 602 entries to ship the tourney and added INR 2.74 Lac to his impressive online poker bankroll. He eventually defeated online reg Ram Kakkar aka ‘mowgumotu’ in heads-up who had to settle for INR 2 Lac in prizemoney.
Other notables who finished deep in last night’s Big Slick included the likes of Abhishek Gubba (3rd for INR 1,47,248) & Guneet Kwatra who finished 7th to walk away with INR 42,507 prizemoney.
The tournament paid out top 62 finishers, with Pranav Bang (10th), last night’s Adda52 Millions winner Manish Lakhotia (12th), Sreekanth Narayan (16th), Zarvan Tumboli (17th), Harsh Dembla (18th), Gagandeep Malik (23rd), Neeraj Kumar (24th), Naresh Veeravalli (28th), Abhishek Garg (33rd), Rubin Labroo (36th), Aditya Kulkarni (43rd), Aman Parakh (48th), and Anmol Mehta (60th) being ITM finishers.
Top 10 Payouts (INR):
Saket Kumar aka ‘saker’ took down the 4 Lac GTD Moonlight for INR 85,760 after beating 246 entries. Deepak Singh aka ‘Peacelover’ finished runner-up to win INR 81,667 for his efforts.
Another 4 Lac GTD event of the Sunday Showdown on adda52.com was the Super Knockout that drew a total of 193 entries. Topping the field in this tourney was ‘Saurabhg321’ who banked INR 1.20 Lac, after outlasting online reg Jitendra Chordia aka ‘zxcvuiop’ (2nd for INR 67K).
‘gongo’ won 3 Lac GTD Holdem Bash for INR 97,299 prize after outlasting a field of 342 entries, including ‘neelesh04’ who finished runner-up and banked INR 58,963 for his deep run.
The final tourney on the slate was the 2 Lac GTD Adios that drew 208 entries to generate 2 Lac + prizepool. It was eventually shipped by ‘fitzmagic’ (1st place for INR 41,380). Ritesh Tripathi finished runner-up for INR 38,507. That is all from our end..Good luck for AOPS starting today!