If you play online poker in India, you must be knowing about Godfather. It is one of the biggest online tournaments happening each week on Adda52. The 20 Lac GTD tournament takes place every Thursday and attracts a good mix of pros, regs and recreational players. Currently, the tournament is in its 10th series and last night saw the Godfather X being played out. As usual, the tournament began at 8 pm and lasted close to 8 hours. A total of 355 entries were registered in the INR 5,500 buy-in tournament and the player to emerge victorious was the well-known Kolkata pro-Anil Adiani.
Adiani is a respected pro on the Indian live poker circuit. He has several big scores on adda52.com as well to his name, including a couple of FT finishes in Adda52 Millions and a runner-up finish in recent Mega Suits and RDX events. Last night, he registered his first Godfather victory after beating Anshul Rana aka ‘vexagon’ in heads-up play to claim his best online score of INR 5 Lac on adda52.com.
Top 38 players were paid out in this flagship tournament with a min-cash of INR 12K. Some known players to finish deep were the latest Game Changer winner Shagun Jain (6th for INR 75K), Avneesh Munjal (7th for INR 60K) and Manoj Kumar (10th for INR 30K). The well-known grinder Manish Lakhotia who has won several popular online tournaments on adda52.com including Big Slick, Mega Suits and Adda52 Millions finished 11th in the prestigious tournament to bank INR 30,000.
2018 WPT India Main Event runner-up Sahil Mahboobani who has won several Adda52’s tournaments including Hitman (twice), Roar, PayCheck and Godfather 6.0 finished 13th for INR 22,000. Some other notables to finish deep were Siddharth Mehndiratta (17th), Naren Purohit (18th), Rubin Labroo (19th) who had won Adda52’s Mega Suits and Godfather 9.0 earlier this year.
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