It is Day 13 of the WPT Online India (WPTOI) 2021 powered by Adda52 and the series is growing grander with some massive guaranteed tourneys lined up ahead! Thursday marked Day 12 of the prestigious WPT online series and it ran as many as 11 tournaments, with nine of them crowning champions. Several massive guaranteed tournaments graced the second Thursday of the series, where leading the charge were two trophy events – the 1 Crore GTD WPT Super High Roller and 25 Lac GTD WPT Gladiator. The online poker phenom Gaurav “gauravarod” Sood shipped the day’s biggest GTD tournament (WPT Super Highroller) to emerge as the top scorer of the day. Sood earned a jaw-dropping INR 32.60 Lac in top prize money and his first WPT Trophy for the massive victory.
A beast on the online felts, Sood was on rampage yesterday as he not only shipped the WPT Super Highroller but also took down the Spartan Poker’s Trending Thursday for INR 3.85 Lac in top prize.
The second trophy of the day went to a popular Mumbai-based pro in Shravan Chhabria aka ‘sweatmyass13’. A man of many talents, Chhabria shipped the second biggest GTD tourney of the day – the 25 Lac GTD WPT Gladiator – to win INR 6.82 Lac and his first WPT Trophy. Rising star Aman Parakh aka “KarmaPoker” (won the 4 Lac GTD WPT Multiplier for INR 1.04 Lac) and Nakul Sharma aka “NakulSharma11” (won the 3 Lac GTD WPT Late Night PKO for INR 77,178) featured among the other prominent title winners on Day 12 of the onoging WPT Online India series on Adda52.com.
Two starting flights were hosted on Day 12 of the WPTOI. The most prominent of them was Flight 12 of the 1 Crore GTD WPT Unreal. The 12th flight of the event saw only 21 players out of 230 entrants advancing to Day 2, with Ravinder “ravikirti” Singh (575,050) leading them. Sunita “happydent” Mishra (377,063 chips) ended Day 1E of the 50 Lac GTD WPT Mini Main Event as a chip leader.
1 Crore GTD WPT India Super High Roller
There were two trophy events playing down to a winner on Thursday night. The biggest of them was the 1 Crore GTD WPT Super High Roller and it was the online MTT beast Gaurav ‘gauravarod’ Sood who outlasted a star-studded field of 88 runners to take it down for a career-best INR 32.60 Lac and his first WPT trophy. Not content with just one title, Sood went on to win Spartan Poker’s Trending Thursday for 3.85 Lac. He also made two more ITM finishes, earning a combined INR 36.61 Lac!
Manoj ‘thatsmymoney’ Pentakota (runner-up for INR 16.25 Lac), last week’s WPT India Bounty Champion Anant ‘pro_baba’ Purohit (3rd for INR 12.98 Lac), Shardul ‘vamos96’ Parthasarathi (4th for INR 10,37,091), Ankur ‘aceleration’ Sehgal (5th for INR 8.29 Lakhs), & Adda52 Game Ambassador Kunal ‘FloatToMyBoat’ Patni (6th for INR 6.62 Lac) were the other prominent names on the FT.
25 Lac GTD WPT Gladiator
The second trophy of the day was awarded in the 25 Lac GTD WPT Gladiator. The long-time MTT pro-Shravan‘ sweatmyass13’ Chhabria took down the second WPT trophy event of the day after outlasting a guarantee-crushing field of 525 entries. He earned an impressive INR 6.82 Lac and his first WPT Trophy for the win, while Adda52’s former The Mint winner Himanshu ‘pirateking7’ Arora walked away with a cool INR 3.87 Lac for his runner-up finish in the marquee Thursday tourney.
1 Crore GTD WPT Unreal Flight 12
Running alongside the WPT Gladiator was Flight 12 of the 1 Crore GTD WPT India Unreal. The 12th flight of the historic tourney logged in 230 contenders, and by the end of the day’s play, only 21 players survived. Ravinder ‘ravikirti’ Singh (575,050), ‘kalia887’ (341,994), ‘Warrior2020’ (321,353), ‘dkak47’ (270,623) & ‘xxx2837’ (250,286) bagged the top stacks among those 21 survivors.
The 499 buy-in tourney has gathered 5,504 entries over 12 flights, with 18 more flights still to go.
50 Lac GTD WPT India Mini Main Event
The 50 Lac GTD WPT India Mini Main Event drew 404 entries on Day 1E, and 49 players survived the day’s onslaught. Sunita ‘happydent’ Mishra (377,063) emerged as the chip leader, with ‘Dinny9’ (352,583), and ‘sinistro’ (319,082) rounding out the top three stacks of the day. The INR 999 buy-in event has registered 1,281 entries across five starting flights, with another five flights still to go.
WPT Alpha winner Aman ‘karmapoker’ Parakh (Won 4 Lac GTD WPT Multiplier for INR 1.04 Lac), ‘gauravgoru’ (Won 4 Lac GTD WPT Classic for INR 1.04 Lac), Nakul Sharma ‘Nakulsharma11’ (Won 3 Lac GTD WPT Late Night PKO for INR 85,721), ‘arushiuagarwal’ (Won 4 Lac GTD WPT Hustle for INR 71,190), WPT Single Shot winner Devrat ‘Vickypune’ Singh (Won 2.75 Lac GTD WPT Alpha for INR 63,264), Jimmy ‘milliondollerdream’ Arora (Won 2 Lac GTD WPT Daily Warmup for INR 54,900), and Rishabh ‘rishabh002’ Gupta (Won 1.4 Lac GTD WPT Battlefield for INR 38,430) featured among the other players who picked up WPTOI titles on Day 12 of the ongoing series on Adda52.com.
WPT Online India Mega Leaderboard Standings After Day 12
Online MTT beast Ashish ‘rocky3705’ Ahuja (687 points) is still on top of the mega leaderboard of the series, with Raghav ‘FuckedUpLife’ Siddalanga (632 points) and Ritwik ‘ritwik27’ Khanna (579 points) holding the second and third spots respectivley. Here is a look at the leaderboard standings:
1. Ashish ‘rocky3705’ Ahuja – 687
2. Raghav ‘FuckedUpLife’ Siddalanga – 632
3. Ritwik ‘ritwik27’ Khanna – 579
4. Vishnu ‘violator’ Khandelwal – 569
5. Gaurav ‘gauravarod’ Sood – 562
6. Devrat ‘vickypune’ Singh – 548
7. Arjanveer ‘arjan30’ Singh Chadha – 540
8. Ankit ‘d00mtr003r’ Wadhawan – 534
9. Anant ‘Pro_baba’ Purohit – 509
10. Arsh ‘BigggTymeR’ Grover – 484