Laksh Pal Singh And Shagun Jain Steal The Spotlight On Day 1 Of Adda52’s New Year Carnival

New Year is coming and setting us for a sizzling start to 2022 is Adda52’s New Year Carnival (NYC) offering a massive INR 1.68 in guaranteed prizes to be won across 13 value-laden tournaments.

The high-value series got off to a flying start yesterday, with all the tourneys on its Day 1 schedule crushing their respective guarantees. There were 3 champions crowned on the opening day, with Laksh Pal Singh ending the day as the top scorer after taking down the day’s headliner 20 Lac GTD Roller Coaster for INR 5.95 Lac. The second biggest score of the day belonged to Shagun Jain who banked INR 4.47 Lac for shipping the 17.5 Lac GTD Carousel tourney. Here is a recap of NYC Day 1:

20 Lac GTD Roller Coaster

Day 1 of the NYC had three tournaments, headlined by the 20 Lac GTD Roller Coaster. The INR 10,999 buy-in tourney enjoyed an eventful run pulling in 214 entries to comfortably crush its listed GTD and create a prize pool of INR 21.40 Lac. In the end, the 25-year-old poker pro –Laksh Pal Singh aka “boomtilt23” came out on top of the field to win it for 5.95 Lac. The user “Chidu” (runner-up for INR 3,47,750), and Gautam ‘passthechips’ Sethi (3rd for 2,64,290) also posted podium finishes.

  • Total Entries: 214
  • Prizepool: 21.40 Lac
  • Places Paid: 21
  • Min Cash: 19,260

Other notables making it to the Final Table of the 20 Lac GTD Roller Coaster last night were Arjanveer “arjan30” Singh Chadha (4th place for INR 1,92,600), Adda52 Game Ambassador Kunal “FloatToMyBoat” Patni (5th for INR 1,33,750), and Chandan “darkfish15” Arora (6th for INR 92,020).

17.5 Lac GTD Carousel

The second biggest guaranteed tourney on Day 1 of the series, the 17.5 Lac GTD Carousel sporting a buy-in of INR 4,999 also wrapped up with grand success, pulling in a field of 397 entries that resulted in a prize pool worth INR 18.04 Lac. Walking away with the top prize and title was the former Full House Finale champion Shagun “sogani94” Jain who banked INR 4.47 Lac. Jain was among the breakout winners yesterday as he also posted ITM finishes in another three tourneys, winning INR 6 Lac + from his Sunday grind. Finishing right behind him in the Carousel was none other than the veteran pro-Jasven “bajateraho” Saigal who walked away with INR 2,71 Lac for his runner-up finish.

  • Total Entries: 397
  • Prizepool: 18.04 Lac
  • Places Paid: 43
  • Min Cash: 9,924

The former Full House Finale champion Devrat “Vickypune” Singh (3rd place for 1,89,458), Ashish “lazyfish” Kumar  (4th for INR 1,44,349), Anant “pro_baba” Purohit (5th for INR 93,827), Aditya “konstantin” Singh (6th for INR 63,153), Jyoti Ranjan “joey114114” Nayak  (7th for INR 49,620) & Kunal “Kunotaguero” Yadav (8th for INR 40,598) also final-tabled the INR 17.50 LacGTD Carousel.

7.5 Lac GTD Gravitron

The user “Denny18” overcame a guarantee-crushing field of 395 entries in the 7.5 Lac Gravitron, the first tourney on Day 1 of the New Year Carnival series on He eventually outlasted Md “007shakuni” Zeeshan (2nd for INR 1,26,538) in the heads-up to bank INR 1.72 Lac in the top prize.

  • Total Entries:395
  • Prizepool:8.97 Lac
  • Places Paid: 44
  • Min Cash: 6775

Ashit “nexus010” Sharma (3rd for INR 93,328), Vinay “ContemporisT” B (5th for INR 50,769), Pradip Ghosh aka “Nit2Donk” (6th for INR 37,445), and Rishab “rish1994” Malik (7th for INR 27,618) were the other notable players ending their run on the final table of the Gravitron tourney last night.

Other Sunday Winners on Adda52

Adda52 reg, Pratibh ‘MrGTO’ Saluja (Won Ultimate DST 1.50 Lac GTD for INR 2,600), Rachit ‘baba_ramdev’ Soni (Won Sunday Night PLO 1 Lac GTD for INR 24,341) and ‘turtle99’ (Won Holdem 250 for INR 6,493) featured among the other prominent Sunday winners on yesterday.