APF Day 1: Grover Denies Bagdwal The Ballers Win; Patni & Sushant Lead Full House Day 1B Survivors

After wrapping up its 22 Crore GTD AOPS Special Edition successfully, Adda52 has now come up with another high-value online poker festival – the Adda52 Poker Fest (APF) promising a whopping 5.8 Crores in guarantees across 78 tournaments spread over 10 days from 17th – 26th July, 2020. The 10-day long series kicked off in style yesterday, crowning 8 winners. The star of the day was Surbhit Grover who shipped the 20 Lac GTD AFP The Ballers for INR 6.23 Lac. Here are the top results!

20 Lac GTD APF The Ballers

The biggest tourney to crown a winner on Day 1 of the APF, the 20 Lac GTD APF The Ballers wrapped up with a grand success, logging in a total of 364 entries to comfortably crush its guarantee and generate INR 24.93 Lac in prizepool that was shared by top 38 players with a min-cash of INR 14960. Banking the lion’s share of the prizepool was Surbhit ‘grovahova’ Grover who eventually outlasted Himanshu ‘bagdwalhimanshu’ Bagdwal (2nd for INR 3.77 Lac) heads-up to bank INR 6.23 Lac. This is the second top finish for Badgwal this week as he had won the Maverick on Wednesday for 3.06 Lac.

Some notables ending their run at the FT included the likes of Vishal Madan (4th for INR 1.99 Lac), former Adda52 Team Pro Kunal Patni (5th for INR 1.34 Lac), & Guneet Kwatra (6th for INR 93,503).

Top 10 Payouts (INR):


1 Crore GTD APF Full House – Day 1B

The 1 Crore GTD APF Full House sporting a buy-in of INR 5500 played out its second starting flight  yesterday. Starting at 7pm, Day 1B registered 273 entries and only 32 players could progress to the event’s Finale happening this Sunday. Carrying the biggest stack forward was last night’s The Ballers FT finisher Kunal Patni who bagged 296k in chips. WSOP bracelet winner Aditya Sushant (252k), ‘hellhell’ (230k), Sanket Arora (230k) and ‘thandicoke (229k) rounded out the top 5 stacks.

Top 10 Chip Counts – Day 1B

5 Lac GTD APF Table For 6

The APF Table for 6 found a winner in online regular Saahib ‘saagib’ Bawa who beat out 201 entries to win INR 1.39 Lac from INR 5.02 Lac collected via 201 entries. ‘TheRedWaste’ finished runner-up and walked away with INR 81,656. Also at the FT was Sagar Choudhury (6th for INR 21,608).

Top 10 Payouts (INR):


Other Winners from APF Day 1

Day 1 of the APF saw several other winners, including ‘johnnyzzero’ (won 1 Lac GTD APF Afternoon Adda for INR 27,000), ‘Sanjayrudramma’ ( won 2.5 Lac GTD APF Warm-up for INR 70,000), ‘RitamB’ (won INR APF Buzz 2 Lac for INR 46,418), ‘Zambo999’ ( won 70k GTD APF Sundown for INR 16891), ‘Ddarsh’ (won 2 Lac GTD APF Tornado for INR 54,000) and ‘Misagh’ ( won 2.5 Lac GTD APF Late night PLO for43159). Keep reading Online Poker News (OPN) for latest updates and news from the APF!

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