Monday Majors: Sarvesh Sharma Wins Iron Man, ‘ankumalik’ Tops Nano Main Event 1A Survivors

The online action picked up the pace on with the much-awaited Nano Poker Series (NPS) kicking off yesterday. Featuring 1 Crore in prize pool guarantees, the series commenced at 2pm yesterday and will be running till 20th December. The biggest draw at the series is the INR 35 Lac GTD Nano Main Event with a buy-in of INR 1,750. Day 1A of the event logged in 157 entries, with only 27 qualifying for Day 2. The anonymous “ankumalik” emerged as the end of the day chip leader with a stack of 368,104, while Neeraj “neerunj” Sattawat (355,574) and Chandan “cddas” Das (212,361) rounded out the top 3 stacks. The former Godfather champion Smita “coconik” Agarwalla (138,417), & Ragesh Mishra “ragesh91”(128,018) ended the day among other big stacks.

NPS Day 1 Winners

The Nano Poker Series on Adda52 got off to a cracking start with most of the tournaments crushing their guarantee. There were a total of 8 tournaments on the Day 1 schedule of the NPS, with seven of them coming to a close. The opening day of the series saw two 1.5 Lac GTD tournaments. The first of the two, the Nano Inception, drew a total of 511 entries to collect a guarantee-crushing prizepool worth INR 1.62 Lac. After several hours of intense play, coming out on top was “sanzoo” who finally outlasted “ankumalik” (runner-up for INR 21,200) and walked away with INR 28,923 in top prize.

The other 1.5 Lac GTD tourney, the Nano DST, drew 208 entries to collect a prizepool of INR 1.66 Lac. Mystery player “echayan” took down the tourney for INR 46,259, while ‘nandanischay’ finished runner-up to win INR 27,040. Five other winners from Day 1 of the NPS included following players:

> “dvajsi” (won the 90K GTD Nano Monday Adda for INR 23,850),

> “milliondollerdream” (won the 1 Lac GTD Nano Siesta for INR 28,000)

> “milliondollerdream” (won the 75K GTD Nano CrackJack for INR 14,909),

> “stockfull” (won the Nano 30K (R+A) for INR for INR 9,000)

> “sunny_naina” (won the 25K GTD Nano Battleship for INR 8,484)

8 Lac GTD Iron Man

The Monday flagship 8 Lac GTD Iron Man attracted a total of 428 entries, registering a marginal overlay of INR 21,040. Coming out on top of the field was Sarvesh Sharma aka ‘playhereforsure13’, who won INR 1.27 Lac after a five-way deal with ‘darubhai’ (runner-up for INR 1.19 Lac), ‘lala351’ (3rd for INR 1.04 Lac), Peyush ‘r9cky’ Jain (4th for INR 82,575), and ‘BenjaminSisko’ (5th for INR 75,718).

2.5 Lac GTD Voyager

The 2.5 Lac GTD Voyager drew 312 entries to collect a prizepool of INR 3.12 Lac. ‘maheshg1811’ championed the tourney for INR 78,000, while ‘Rk9595’ placed runner-up for INR 47,268.