Sunday Majors: Avinash Kumar Ships Adda52’s First-Ever Big Whale Title; Ratul Steves Wins Mega Suits

It was a firecracker Sunday on India’s largest poker site with the site hosting several big guaranteed tournaments including the brand new 30 Lac GTD Big Whale and some other marquees events like 25 Lac GTD Mega Suits and 10 Lac GTD Sunday Showdown. The biggest score of the day belonged to Avinash “i_fart_you_faint” Kumar who championed the inaugural 30 Lac GTD Big Whale for INR 7.97 Lac. The other prominent winners of the day were Ratul “riverking021” Steves (Won 25 Lac GTD Mega Suits for INR 5.05) and Sambantha “suryasedhu2817” Sedhuraman (Won 10 Lac GTD Sunday Showdown for INR 1.55 Lac). Here is a quick rundown of yesterday’s action on!

30 Lac GTD Big Whale

The biggest Sunday tourney on was the 30 Lac GTD Big Whale. Featuring a buy-in of INR 16,500, the brand new tournament enjoyed an eventful run drawing an impressive 238 entrants in its inaugural run and generating a massive INR 35.70 Lac prize pool. While the top 24 places got paid, the lion’s share of the prize pool went to MTT crusher Avinash “i_fart_you_faint” Kumar who banked a hefty INR 7.97 Lac, following a heads-up deal with Tarush “tarush123” Gupta (runner-up for INR 7,53,893). Notably, last night’s Big Whale victory was the second biggest online score for Kumar.  

  • Total Entries: 238
  • Prizepool: 35.70 Lac
  • Places Paid: 24

Dhinesh “dinzy009” Kumar (5th for INR 2,14,200), and Amit “ragingbull” Kaushik (6th for INR 1,51,725) also made it to the final table. Among other notable regs to finish deep were the likes of Dhaval “dirtyzoso” Mudgal (7th for INR 1.16 Lac), Kanchan “thandicoke” Sharma (9th place  for INR 71,400), and  two-time The Millionaire champion Ayush “lazyman” Garg (10th for INR 62,475).

25 Lac GTD Mega Suits

The second biggest Sunday tourney on, 25 Lac GTD Mega Suits, saw MTT pro Ratul “riverking021” Steves overcome a 499-entry field to win the title for INR 5.05 Lac in the top prize. Long-time poker pro Paawan “fullflush24” Bansal placed runner-up for a payout of INR 3.42 Lac.

  • Total Entries: 499
  • Prizepool: 25 Lac
  • Places Paid: 55

Sahil “imhighishove” Mahboobani (3rd for INR 3,39,967), Sashank “TheTamizhDurrr” Chakravarthy (4th for INR 1,87,500), Pravir “justhenuts7” Singh (5th for INR 1,25,000), Mohak “sparkie” Kapoor (6th for INR 87,500), Bibhu “vibhuiit17” Agarwal (7th place for INR 62,500), and Pavankiran “RootahuaMacchi” Bellamkonda (8th for INR 50,000) were the other notable MTT regs making it to the Mega Suits FT.

10 Lac GTD Sunday Showdown

Sambantha “suryasedhu2817” Sedhuraman shipped the 10 Lac guaranteed Sunday Showdown and won INR 1.55 Lac after a heads-up deal with Ashwin “Ashwinvijay1399” Vijay (2nd for INR 1,53,457).

  • Total Entries: 299
  • Prizepool: 10 Lac
  • Places Paid: 31

MTT reg Clinton “RedArmy07” Tavares (Won 2.5 Lac GTD Holdem Bash for INR 55,896), “vision100” (Won 2 Lac GTD Mega Suits Lite for INR 37,568), and “MADpoker2192” (Won 1.5 Lac GTD Nighttide DST Adda for INR 32,063) took down the other online marquees on this past Sunday.