Thursday Majors: Arora Denies Chadha Godfather Win; Mudgal Among Biggest Stacks After APF Full House Day 1A

It was a thundering Thursday on, with several big money tournaments taking place on the platform. The biggest tourney to crown a winner was the 30 Lac GTD Godfather that drew a field of 612 entries to crush its specified guarantee and create a prizepool of INR 30.60 Lac that was shared by the top 63 players with a min-cash of INR 13,005. Banking the lion’s share of the prizepool was AOPS Freeze Finale winner Sanket Arora aka ‘blackcod’ who shipped it for INR 7.19 Lac after defeating recent AOPS Mega Leaderboard winner Arjanveer Singh Chadha (2nd for INR 4.19 Lac) in HU.

Arora came out on top of a star-studded FT that had the likes of former AOPS Leaderboard winner Siddarth Singhvi (3rd for INR 2,78,460), Sumit Sapra (4th for INR 2,14,200), Laksh Pal Singh (6th for INR 1,07,100), Sajal Gupta (7th for INR 84,150) and Sriharsha Doddapaneni (8th place for INR 61,200).

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1 Crore GTD Full House Day 1A

On the heels of a successful AOPS special edition comes the Adda52 Poker Fest (APF) that promises a whopping INR 5.8 Crores in guarantees between 17th July – 26th July. The headline tourney of the 78-event extravaganza, the 1 Crore GTD APF Full House kicked off yesterday. The opening flight of the multi-day tourney, Day 1A registered a total of 222 entries and only 24 of them progressed to the event’s finale by the end of the day. Bagging the most massive stack was ‘HIMKIR69’ with 320K in chips. Musician-turned poker pro Dhaval Mudgal (267k), Devrat Singh (249k) Devvrat Arya (243k) and the former Full House winner Chirag Sodha (221k) rounded out the top five stacks.

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Today is going to be a BIG day for online MTT enthusiasts as it marks the start of the APF on The first day of the online poker fiesta will see several big guarantee tournaments including Day 1B of the APF Full House (starting at 7pm) and the 20 Lac GTD APF The Ballers. So, embark on a fun-filled Friday on and stand a chance to win BIG. Good luck at the tables!

3 Lac GTD Hexagram

Another high-value tourney on the Thursday slate, the 3 Lac GTD Hexagram sporting a buy-in of INR 2200 crowned a winner in ‘Hell12’ who eventually defeated ‘MRvBEAST’ (runner-up for INR 64,286) to bank INR 66,311 in top prize. The final spot on podium went to ‘Gandiaa’ (3rd place for INR 50,903).

Top 13 players were paid out with a min-cash of INR 5250. Some notables to finish ITM were ‘vikram2323’ (8th for INR 9K), Kalpesh Naik (12th for INR 5250), & Abhishek Goindi (13th for INR 5250).

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