Arsh Grover among title winners on PPL Day 6
Yesterday saw another set of 5 tournaments wrapping up Day 6 of PokerBaazi Premier League (PPL) hosted by PokerBaazi. The series is offering 7+ Crores as guaranteed prize money attracting a massive field of 2,200+ entries the previous night and witnessing another incredible success in the tournament. Following is a complete summary of the events…
PPL Event #26 INR 3 Lakhs GTD
The first tournament of the day itself began with a favorable number 194 unique players with a buy-in of INR 1,000. The event crowned Suhas N aka ‘skullkiker’ as winner who took home INR 72,676 as the first-place prize money.
PPL Event #27 6-Max SuperStack INR 5 Lakhs GTD
The second tournament of Day 6 attracted 446 entries (including 216 re-entries) participating with a buy-in of INR 1,375. A new prize pool of INR 5,57,500 was drawn and the top 54 witnessed a paycheck for minimum cash of INR 2,564. The tournament came to a standstill as early as 9:56 pm and it was Guddu Kumar aka ‘gudduhero20’ who took home INR 1,12,057. He beat ‘Acekiller’ who eventually bagged INR 78,551 resting in second place.
PPL Event #28 PLO HighRoller INR 30 Lakhs GTD
The event took off at 7:00 pm yesterday with a buy-in of INR 11,000 and saw a moderate field of 310 entries (including, 152 re-entries). Only a small chunk of top 36 players received a minimum amount of INR 21,080. The winner of the evening was online poker pro Wilson Yomso under the name ‘kalingkaling’ walking out successfully with a grand sum of INR 6,84,790. He beat ‘dewdrops’ in the heads-up battle. The runner-up managed to take home INR 4,80,500.
PPL Event #29 The Vegas INR 40 Lakhs GTD
The biggest tournament of the day was The Vegas guaranteeing a massive amount of 40 Lakhs and attracting a huge number of 910 entries (including 395 entries) for a buy-in of INR 5,500. A prize pool of INR 45,50,000 was drawn which was shared among the top 108 places receiving a minimum amount INR 7,735. The winner of yesterday’s late-night tournament was Arsh Grover aka ‘Button_Hai_Bro’ bagging an enormous INR 7,96,250 in prize money. He beat ‘dewdrops’ who rested in second place with INR 5,57,830.
Other notable players to finish among top 50 include Sajjan Barnwal aka ‘TheTeacher’ (12th , INR 59,150), Akshay Nasa aka ‘sherlock52’ (17th , INR 40,950), Nishant Sharma aka ‘nishant177’ (27th , INR 28,210), Arjanveer Chadha aka ‘holdbaby’ (34th, INR 24,570), Siddhanth Kapoor aka ‘Bullzeye’ (47th, INR 17,745), Raghav Bansal aka ‘thatssosick’ (52nd , INR 17,745), and others.
PPL Event #30 4-Max Hyper Turbo INR 3 Lakhs GTD
The last tournament of Day 6 saw 396 players entering with a buy-in of INR 1,100. The winner was announced at 12:17 am and another well-known poker player Aditya Kulkarni aka ‘adit11’ championed the event bagging INR 77,490. He beat ‘doordarshan’ in heads-up and managed INR 54,243. A prize pool of 3,69,000 was drawn to be shared among the top 45 places receiving a minimum amount of INR 2,066.
PPL Day 7 is coming back in action today (26th September) at 4 pm with the highlight event of the day being HighRoller INR 70 Lakhs GTD for a buy-in of INR 25,000. For latest updates on poker news around the world keep following GutshotMagazine.com and stay tuned!
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