Prize pool guarantees continue to be crushed at the 13.5 Crore GTD WPT Online India (WPTOI) that played out its 5th day on Adda52 yesterday. Needless to say, the WPTOI dominated the Monday action, with as many as 9 tourneys on the day`s schedule including one WPT trophy tournament.
An impressive 2,633 entries came in for the day, crushing the day’s INR 38.70 Lac guarantee and generating a whopping INR 40,16,015 in prizemoney. The single biggest score of the day went to former DPT High Roller and Bounty Events champ Gagandeep Malik who shipped the 15 Lac WPT Monday Feature, adding INR 3.67 Lac to his already impressive bankroll. Rachit Soni (2nd for INR 2,17,500 in the WPT Monday Feature) and Rubin Labroo (won the 7 Lac GTD WPT Table for 6 for INR 1.59 Lac) were other big scorers of the day. Let us have a quick look at the top results from Day 5.
15 Lac GTD WPT Monday Feature
While there were several big guarantee tournaments on Day 5 schedule of the WPT Online India series on Adda52, leading the charge was the 15 Lac GTD trophy tourney, the WPT Monday Feature.
Sporting an entry buy-in of INR 3500, the tourney pulled in a total of 444 entries. After more than 6 hours of grueling play, it was former DPT High Roller and Bounty events champion Gagandeep Malik aka “gaganhyd” who outlasted the competition to win INR 3.67 Lac and a beautiful WPT trophy.
Total Entries – 444
Prizepool – 15 Lac
Places Paid – 49
Min Cash – 8,250
Rachit “baba_ramdev” Soni finished runner-up for INR 2,17,500, while the final spot on the podium went to Raghavendra “ThikanaCK” Hada (3rd for INR 1,50,000). Vikranth “borntrouble” Varma (4th for INR 1,12,500) and Anshul “vexagon” Rana (6th for INR 52,500) were other notables to post FT scores.
7 Lac GTD WPT Table for 6
The second biggest tourney on Day 5 of the series was the 7 Lac GTD WPT Table for 6 sporting a buy-in of INR 2750. The tourney fared pretty well, drawing in 307 entries to comfortably crush its guarantee and generate a prizepool of INR 7.67 Lac which was eventually shared by top 34 players.
Total Entries – 307
Total Prizepool – 7.67
Places Paid – 34
Min Cash – 5,373
Racing past the competition was 2020 India Poker Champion Rubin Labroo aka “kornkif” who banked INR 1,58,993, following a heads-up deal with Sanjay “Floppednuts” Kumar (2nd for INR 1,49,158).
The WPT Late Night PKO winer Pradip Ghosh aka “Nit2Donk” (3rd for INR 84,425), Sunday`s WPT Super Stack winner Saahib Bawa aka “saahib” (4th place for INR 64,086), and Harshit Sanghi aka “Harshit114” (5th for INR 44,131) were other notables who posted final table scores in the tourney.
5 Lac GTD WPT Classic
Another major tourney on Day 5 schedule of the ongoing WPT Online India was the 5 Lac GTD WPT Classic featuring a buy-in of INR 1500 buy-in. Coming out on top of the 294-entry field was a mystery user in “anand1895” who locked horns with Manish J. Adnani aka “jhulelaal” (runner-up for INR 76,250) in heads-up and went all the way to eventually ship it for INR 1.28 Lac in top prizemoney.
Adnani, Business Head of Poker at Delta Corp, had a profitable day with 3 ITM finishes that included 2 FT finishes. He began the day in style with a win for INR 14,500 in a non-WPTOI event Morning Adda before making a 15th place finish in the WPT Hustle for INR 2,039. He then came close to winning the WPT Classic but had to settle for a runner-up for INR 76,250 in prizemoney.
“prakash7639″ Ships Two Tourneys On Day 5!
Mystery “prakash7639” was in terrific form yesterday. He shipped an impressive two back-to-back WPT titles. He first shipped the 2 Lac GTD WPT Alpha for INR 59,045 and then went to win the 3 Lac GTD WPT Multiplier to win INR 62,334 after a heads-up deal with “flushnace” (2nd for INR 62,166).
Other Winners From WPTOI Day 5
Among other players who walked away with WPT titles yesterday, Sam Anand aka “Lokimon” won the 1.70 Lac GTD WPT Hustle for INR 40,522. He also finished runner-up in the 2 Lac GTD WPT Alpha for INR 34,416.
Pradip Ghosh aka“Nit2Donk”, who also finished 3rd for INR 84,425 in the WPT Table for 6, shipped the 2.5 Lac GTD WPT Late Night PKO for INR 71,487. “xznny112” won the 1.5 Lac GTD Novemberfest for INR 39,637, while “IndianodemiGod” shipped the 1 Lac GTD WPT Battlefield for INR 30,881.