Poker Ranking Update July 2017: Top 10 Indian Players in GPI, PocketFives & Adda52 POY
This month in poker ranking does not see any major twists and turns. Nipun Java, who is originally from New Delhi and lives in the US still leads the way in GPI India rankings with 2,019.67 points, while on PocketFives India rankings, it is again India’s star player Aditya ‘intervention’ Agarwal who dominates the scene with 3,088 points. Moving on to Adda52 POY, it is yet again VasuShrest (Vasudev Shres) who tops the chart with 3025 points. He has a solid lead of 316 points over rohanrishi (Rohan Rishi) who currently sitting on 2nd spot with 2709 POY points . Here is a quick look at the top 10 players in the GPI India, PocketFives India ranking & Adda52 POY 2017:
GPI India Ranking
In Global Poker Index (GPI) India ranking, Nipun Java continues to top the chart with 2,019.67 points. Originally from Delhi, Java who won two WSOP bracelets for India this year is one of most acclaimed international poker players with $270,509 in his best live cash and $1,895,470 in total live earnings. His most recent cash came this month only in Event #71: $1,000 WSOP.com ONLINE No-Limit Hold’em Championship. Nipun “Javatinii” Java finished at 1st place for $237,668 after beating “jadedjared” in heads-up. This was the 2nd bracelet for Java who earlier won a bracelet in WSOP $1,000 Tag Team Event along with Aditya Sushant. Java is followed by Raghav Bansal on 2nd spot with 1,809.73 LB points. Raghav is again a big name in Indian poker circuit with $718,745 in his total live earnings.
Back in April this year, Raghav made headlines for finishing 2nd at PokerStars Championship High Roller in Macau for a whopping HK$2,610,000. Following Raghav is Aditya Agarwal who has climbed up to 3rd position this month with 1,218.58 points. Aditya who holds around 36 cashes in WSOP is going great in the WSOP ongoing series and have made several cashes across different WSOP events.This WSOP, his most recent came in Event #56: $5,000 No-Limit Hold’em wherein he finished 31st for an impressive $14,183.
Chasing these players in GPI are the other big names such as Aditya Sushant(1,184.15 pts) and Adda52 Team Pro Kunal Patni (1,112.54 pts). Chennai’s Aditya who was sitting in 6th position in May has climbed up in GPI India ranking to 4th place, but hard luck for Kunal Patni from Mumbai, he has fallen down from 4th to 5th place.
A Look at GPI India Top 10:
|1||Nipun Java||2,019.67 pts|
|2||Raghav Bansal||1,809.73 pts|
|3||Aditya “Intervention” Agarwal||1,218.58 pts|
|4||Aditya Sushant||1,184.15 pts|
|5||Kunal Patni||1,112.54 pts|
|6||Tarun Ravi||861.35 pts|
|7||Taha Maruf||858.55 pts|
|8||Amit Roshanlal Jain||857.42 pts|
|9||Ankit Ahuja||800.50 pts|
|10||Sumit Sapra||772.65 pts|
PocketFives India Ranking
In PocketFives India ranking, Calcutta’s Aditya Agarwal (intervention) still dominates the scene with 3,088 points. Aditya who holds $731,214 in total online earnings has won several big online events, including the Full Tilt $40k Guaranteed for $31,700 and the Full Tilt $1k Monday for over $57,000. His largest cash came from the PokerStars TCOOP-50 where he won a whopping $160,000. The 2nd place on the table is held by Paneni Papito (indiandurr)from Andhra Pradesh who has replaced the well-known Shravan Chhabria (shravanc13) with 2,840 points.
As you can see, Shravan Chhabria (shravanc13) from Maharashtra now holds 3rd place with 2,751 points. However, there is a tough fight going on between Shravan and Paneni who is currently ahead with just 83 points. Shravan’s total online earnings include $235,027, while his largest cash is $37,206. Sitting on the 4th and 5th places are BigBlufferAY (Arsh Grover)and Delhi’s Karan Radia with 2,740 and 2,534 points. The last four positions on the table are occupied by arsenicistheansr on 7th place with 2,085 points, Goforitrejam from Bangalore on 8th spot with 2,072 points, Piyush Gupta (Piyush16) on 9th place with 1,952 points and Sharad Rao (keenyle) with 1,868 points. Back in May this year, Sharad was nowhere in the top 10 of PocketFives Leaderboard but this month he has jumped big to make it to the top 10. Recently, he made a runner-up finish in Sunday Million, which gave him a big jump.
A Look at Pocket Fives India Top 10:
|5||Karan Radia||2,534 pts.|
Adda52 POY Rankings
In the Adda52 POY Leaderboard, there is a slight change this month. While top 2 positions are still held by Vasudev Shrest (VasuShrest) with 3025 points and Rohan Rishi (rohanrishi) with 2709 points, Adda52 Team Pro Tarun Goyal (aggtarun) has slipped down to 4th place with 2534 with POY points. There is tough competion going on for 3rd place between Tarun and Loveleensingh who is ahead of Tarun with just 30 points. The 5th position this month is held by gameank123 with 2306 points. Following him are runez21 (1990), sa321in ( 1808), TEAMfromHELL (1805) and potpoker at 10th place with 1708 points.
It is too early to hand him the trophy but Vasudev Shrest is the man who leads Adda52 POY race.
A Look at Adda52 POY Top 10: