DOPT Highlights: BaLuGaWhAlE Wins 20 Lac High Roller & aces Claims 40 Lac Millions
Yesterday night saw the conclusion of the Adda52 Deltin Online Poker Tournament ( DOPT), which took place over the course of 5 days and attracted more than 1000 participants . Running from 23rd-27th March, the series had massive prize pool of Rs. 10 million GTD across the 34 events. The 5 biggest events of the series, which were kept rake-free, included the DOPT 5 Lac Blaze, DOPT 20 Lac High Roller, DOPT Mini Millions, DOPT 40 Lac Millions – ME and DOPT 5 Lac PLO Showdown. Below are some major highlights of the DOPT:
DOPT 20 Lac High Roller Charity Tournament
The main attraction of the series was DOPT 20 Lac High Roller. It was a charity event that took place on 24th March. The aim of this event was to support the cause of World For All Animal Care & Adoptions, a Mumbai-based animal welfare NGO, which seeks to improve the lives of the stray animals.
The 20 Lac High Roller attracted 120 entries creating Rs. 2640000 in prize pool, which was distributed among top 12 finishers. After about 8 hours of the player, it was BaLuGaWhAlE who eventually took down this event for Rs. 792000, after defeating ‘Aceleration’ in heads-up game. ‘Aceleration’ finished runner-up and took home Rs. 501600 for his efforts. Since this online tournament was Adda52’s initiative to support the cause of the animal welfare, Adda52 matched the prize pool of this event and donated it to World for All foundation.
The DOPT 20 Lac High Roller attracted several big names from the live as well as virtual felts. While there were many big names participating in this event, the final table was star-studded with many notable names including BaLuGaWhAlE, Aceleration, mitarachi89, kanishka27, aksika and rohanrishi. Other well-known poker players who finished in the money in this online tourney included VnutsG, KunalPatni, VasuShrest, assassinato, kornkif and tushmakster. Outlasting them all, it was BaLuGaWhAlE in the end.
On the final hand in this event, the small blind BaLuGaWhAlEholding Ac-Ks announced him all-in and the big blind aceleration who held 4c-4d made the call. The community cards ran out 5h-8c-8c-Kh-Ad, giving BaLuGaWhAlE two pairs to win the DOPT 20K High Roller title.
DOPT 40 Lac Millions – Main Event
The biggest event of the DOPT series was the DOPT Millions on 26th March. The event saw a massive turn-out, attracting a total of 287 entries and generating a whopping Rs. 4018000 in the prize pool, which was distributed to the top 27 players with min-cash of Rs. 24108. After several hours of the play, in the end it was ‘ aces’ who emerged the ultimate winner after defeating SIDDHU24 in the heads-up game. He took home the first prize Rs. 1044680, while SIDDHU24 received Rs. 662970 for his runner-up finish.
On the final hand with blinds of 60000/120000 and ante 20000, the action saw the small blind player SIDDHU24 holding 3h-3s move all-in to which the ‘aces’ in the big blind made the call with his Js-Ad. The board ran out 8c-Ac-9c-Kh-Kd, giving ‘ aces’ the pot with two pair to eliminate SIDDHU24 in the 2nd place and win his first DOPT Millions Main Event title.
DOPT 10 Lac Mini Millions
The 10 Lac Mini Millions took place 25th March at 9:30 PM. The event drew a total of 230 entries, creating a prize pool of Rs. 1150000, which was distributed among the top 12 players with min-cash of Rs. 20125. coming out on top in this event was degen88. He defeated Sammybulldog in the heads-up.degen88 won the top prize of Rs. 3,45,000 for his first place finish, while Sammybulldog earned Rs. 218500 for his 2nd place finish.
The final hand of the event began with blinds of 125000/250000 and 25000 ante where Sammybulldog’s 9h-3d lost to degen88’s 10h-7c on the board reading Ac-5c-Ks-Kh-Jh. degen88 won the title with one pair.
DOPT 5 Lac Blaze & DOPT 5 Lac PLO Showdown
The DOPT series kicked off on 23rd March with the biggest event of that day-5 Lac Blaze which attracted a total of 128 entrants and outlasting them all was badtameez_donk who defeated jeditriv in the heads-up game. The well-known online player badtameez_donk earned Rs. 192375, while jeditriv got Rs. 121500 for his efforts. In yet another crucial event- DOPT 5 Lac PLO Showdown which took place on 27th March yesterday, it was mpcc who emerged the victorious after beating doodlebug in heads-up. mpcc won the top prize of Rs. 238400, while doodlebug won Rs.145275 for his 2nd place finish.
Adda52.com congratulates all the winners and the players who finished in the money. At the same time, the site thanks all the participants for making DOPT a big success.