Friday Majors: Chawla & Bagdwal Score Podium Finishes; Wadhawan Among Big Stacks After Grand Mega Suits 1A

With big guarantees on offer, Fridays are always a good time to play poker on Adda52 and yesterday was no different. The star attraction was the 60 Lac GTD Grand Mega Suits that played out its first flight – Day 1A. A total of 179 entries were registered for Day 1A, with only 20 of players qualifying for Day 2. Mystery user ‘Jabal’ (362,695) emerged as the end of the day chip leader, while ‘yud1006’ (349,694) and Ankit Wadhawan aka ‘d00mtr00p3r’ (322,929) rounded out the top three stacks.

22.5 Lac GTD The Ballers

The biggest tourney to conclude on the site was the INR 7,500 entry buy-in 22.5 Lac GTD The Ballers that pulled in 325 entries (167 unique entries) and paid out the top 34 players. After over nine hours of intense play, coming out on top of the field was ‘PsychG0D’ who banked INR 5.62 Lac. The former IPC High Roller champion Pranay Chawla aka ‘setmeup’ banked INR 3.40 Lac as the runner-up.

Other notables ending their run at the FT were Ankur ‘aceleration’ Sehgal (4th for INR 1.87 Lac), Ashish ‘ragspoker’ Munot (5th for INR 1.29 Lac), and former WSOP bracelet winner Aditya ‘a_sushant’ Sushant (6th for INR 84,375) who won PokerBaazi`s Weekly Highroller for INR 4,99,905 yesterday.

5.5 Lac GTD Running Hot

In the 5.5 Lac GTD Running Hot, it was mystery user ‘ankumalik’ who shipped it for INR 1.15 Lac in top prizemoney, following a heads-up deal with Himanshu Bagdwal aka ‘bagdwalhimanshu’ (runner-up for INR 1.12 Lac). The tournament registered 248 entries, with 27 players finishing ITM.