Welcome To Live Coverage Of DPT April 2022 Main Event Day 1B (Turbo Flight)


Kshitij Kucheria Among Chip Leaders From DPT 35K Main Event Day 1B (Turbo)

Level 13 (1000-2000 & Ante 2000)

The 1.2 Crore GTD DPT 35K Main Event has completed it’s second starting flight, Day 1B. A total of 89 entries entered the flight, with 28 of them surviving the day’s onslaught and advancing to Day 2.

As per the list received, Aghar (or Azhar) bagged the day-end chip lead, with the DPT 11K Warm-up 3rd place finisher Kshitij Kucheria (178,000) and Vishal Ojha (154,500) being the other big stacks.

  1. GAGANDEEP MALIK – 139000
  2. KSHITIJ KUCHERIA – 178000
  3. SRINIVAS – 76500
  4. ASHISH AHUJA     –            82000
  5. ARSH GROVER      –         130500
  6. AKASH SINGHAL  –     102000
  7. LOVELEEN SINGH   –        138500
  8. HARSH BUBNA     –            81000
  9. VINAY SK              –   153000
  10. VISHAL OJHA – 154500
  11. AGHAR – 256500
  12. VISHAL BAJAJ – 138000
  13. ROHIT PANDE – 72500
  14. PRASON MUKHERJEE – 120000
  15. SANCHIT ANAND – 33500
  16. SAMEER AGARWAL – 86000
  17. AMIT KAUSHIK – 42500
  18. KALYAN S – 55000
  19. DHIRAJ AAGARWAL – 28000
  20. GOKUL KRISHNA  – 46000
  21. `ANUJ – 29500
  22. TARUN GOYAL – 68000
  24. DHURAL BUGARIL – 28000
  25. ABHISHEK CHINYA – 142000
  28. HARSH T. – 103500

The third and final flight of the DPT 35K Main Event, Day 1C, kicks off today (17th April) at 2pm. All the surviving players will return to play Day 2 at 2 PM on Monday (18th April). Stay tuned in!

Ankit Jajodia Busted by Akash Singhal

Level 13 (1000-2000 & Ante 2000)

Ankit Jajodia from UTG goes all-in for 12.5k. Everyone else folds and Akash Singhal calls.  

Ankit: 7s 9s

Akash: Ah 9d

Board: Qd 10h Js 9h 2s

Both players get a nine pair but Akash wins it with a better kicker, busting Ankit Jajodia in the process.

Akhilendra Busted In Three-Way All-in Action

Level 12 (Blinds 800-1600 & Ante 1600)

Zarvan Tumboli from HJ opens to 7k, Kshitij Kucheria from cutoff calls, Akhilendra from the big blind also calls. Action back on Zarvan, he too comes along with way and all the players take to the flop.

Flop: 6s 8s 6h

Akhilendra and Zarvan check, and Kshitij bets 6200. The action back on Akhilendra who goes all-in for 19k. Zarvan shoves behind for 60k and Kshitij goes all-in for 39k.

Akhilendra: Ah Qh

Zarvan: As 10s

Kshitij: Ac 6c

Turn:  7d

River: 2h

Kshitij flops trips to take down the pot and Akhilendra gets busted

 Gaganeep Malik Doubles-Up

Level 10 (Blinds 500-1000 & Ante 1000)

Akhilendra from UTG limps, Gagandeep from cutoff opens to 4k and  Akhilendra calls.

Flop: 7h 10h 5h

Akhilendra bets 6k and Gagandeep makes it 14k. Akhilendra who had Gagandeep Malik covered shoves all-in for 47k and Gagandeep calls with 38k.  They show  their cards!

Akhilendra- 9x 9x

Gagandeep – 5x 5x

Turn: 2h

River: 8s

Gagandeep makes a set with fives to beat pocket nines of Akhilendra and doubles-up.

Late Registration Closes With 89 Entries

Level 10 (Blinds 500-1000 & 1000)

With the level 10 starting, the late registration has officially closed with  89 players signing up for the day. We should get the final entry count and the list of survivors from the day shortly. Stay tuned in!

Chip Counts- Ashutosh Balodi Among Early Chip Leaders


Level 9 (Blinds 400-800 & Ante 800)

  • Ashutosh Balodi – 1.05 Lac
  • Vinay  SK – 90K
  • Karan Kakkad – 89k
  • Vishal Ojha – 84k
  • Sameer Agarwal – 76k

Vishal Bajaj Triples Up

Level 8 (Blinds 300-600 & Ante 600)

Jaydeep Dawer from UTG limps, Vishal Bajaj from cutoff open shoves for 9.2k.

Rohit Pandey from big blind calls. Action back on UTG, he tanks a little and then calls.

Flop: Jh Ad 9h

Pandey goes all-in and Jaydeep folds.

Turn: 5h

River: 8d

Vishal shows Qs 10s against the As Ks of Rohit. Vishal hits straight to triple-up.

Poker Coach Abhishek Goindi Doubles-Up

Level 5 (Blinds 200-300 & Ante 300)

A player from UTG opens to 700 and poker coach Abhishek Goindi from button 3-bets to 2100.

The big blind ahead raises to 5700. Action back on UTG, he folds and Goindi makes a snap call.

Flop: Qh Jc Ac

The big blind leads out with 3500 and Goindi calls.

Turn: 8c

 The big blind checks, Goindi bets 6.9k and the big blind snap calls.

River: 5s

The big blind checks again, Goindi goes all-in for 20k, and the big blind tank-calls.

Goindi shows pocket queens, while the big blind mucks his cards.

Goindi makes a set of queens and gets a nice double-up.

Rakesh P Busts A Player

Level 4 (Blinds 100-200 & Ante 200)

The player in UTG open shoves for 8k and gets a caller in Rakesh P from small blind.

UTG: 9d Ad

Rakesh: Ks Kh

Board: Jh Qh 5s 2s  10c

Pocket kings hold up, winning Rakesh the pot and busting the player in UTG.

Dhiraj Agarwal Busts A Player

Level 3 (Blinds 100-200 & Ante 100)

The player from UTG open shoves for 5k and gets a caller in Dhiraj Agarwal from button.

UTG: Kh Qd

Dhiraj: 10h 10s

The board opens 10d 2c 5s 5c 2s, giving Dhiraj full house to win the pot and bust the player in UTG.

Kalyan Pradeep Doubles-Up

Level 2 (Blinds 100-200 & Ante 0)

Kalyan Pradeep from UTG open shoves for 9.1k. Everyone else folds and Nayan Kumar calls from BB.

Pradeep: As 2h

Nayan: Ks Js

Board: 7s 3d 6d 9h 10h

Pradeep wins the pot with Ace high and doubles-up. 

Some Notables In The Field

Level 2 (Blinds 100-200 & Ante 200)

As the tournament clock shows, there are 20 players in action. Some notables among them include the likes of MPL Poker Pro Dhaval Mudgal, Poker streamer Jaideep Sajwan, Avinash Tauro, Gagandeep Malik, poker coach Abhishek Goindi, Arsh Grover, Arjanveer Singh Chadha, Ashish Ahuja, etc.

Dhaval Mudgal Busted on the First Hand of the Day

Level 1 (Blinds 100-100 & Ante 0)

In the very first and very interesting hand of the day, MPL Poker pro Dhaval Mudgal from UTG open raises to 600 without seeing his cards. Everyone else folds and Loveleen Singh from big blind moves all-in, that too without seeing his cards. Dhaval snap calls and both players turn over their cards!

Dhaval: 8c 3c

Loveleen: Jx 6x

Board: Qx 7x Kx 4x Ax

Much like Deltin Jaqk, Jack high is also very good in Deltn Royale and it came true for Loveleen Singh who  won the pot with Jack high, busting Mudgal on the very first hand of the day.

DPT Main Event Day 1B Underway

Level 1 (Blinds 100-100 & Ante 0)

The second of the three starting flights at the 1.2 Crore GTD DPT 35K Main Event has begun. The tournament featuring a whopping 1.2 Crore GTD runs from 16th to 18th April. Day 1B will run 13 levels of 20 minute each, with all surviving players coming back for Day 2 on Monday, 18th April.

Players start with 30k stack at blinds of 100-100. Late registration will close at the end of level 9.

The last starting flight (Day 1C) takes place tomorrow, 17th April.

Just a reminder, we will not be live-reporting the Main Event starting flights but will do a few posts like notables, key hands, late registration-end post, day-end chip counts and more. Stay tuned in.