Monday Roundup: Parwal, Kwatra, Bhardwaj, Yadav win titles!
Undoubtedly, Mondays are relatively slower in comparison to Sunday nights in terms of entries and guarantees. However, with the COVID-19 lockdown in several regions and workplace, educational institutions being closed, the action continued. The biggest tournament yesterday night was Spartan Poker’s ReCharge assuring INR 12 Lakhs in prize pool. Adda52’s Inception and PokerStars’ Monday Hustle also promised INR 10 Lakhs GTD. And here is a complete summary of Monday night.
Riding past a huge field of 938 entries, online reg Kanav Parwal took down ReCharge INR 12 Lakhs GTD on Spartan Poker last night. Each of these players entered for a buy-in of INR 2,200, observing the guarantee crush to become INR 18.76 Lakhs in prize pool, a slice of which was well-received by the top 87 players before the tournament came to standstill. Parwal who plays under the username ‘SneakyBlinders’ grabbed the first-place cash prize while his opponent Anurag Srivastava aka ‘Norman Bates’ ended up in the second-position.
- Total Entries – 938
- Prize Pool – INR 18,76,000
- Places Paid - 87
- Min-Cash – INR 5,815
Another feature on Spartan Poker took place at 9:30 pm, attarcting 127 runners after each paid INR 6,600 buy-in Deep Freeze INR 6 Lakhs GTD. Out of this number, the top 17 finishers ended up earning a min-cash and the one to come out on top was circuit grinder Guneet Kwatra aka ‘guntz’ who seized the first-place prize money while Raghav Bansal aka ‘thatssosick’ earned the second place payout.
- Total Entries – 127
- Prize Pool – INR 7,62,000
- Places Paid - 17
- Min-Cash – INR 11,963
Adda52’s Monday flagship tourney Inception INR 10 Lakhs GTD attracted a pretty good field, smashing the advertised guarantee to become INR 16.70 Lakhs in prize pool which was benefited by the top 55 finishers. Capturing the winner’s title was Chirag Bhardwaj aka ‘mahikk’ who eliminated Sandeep Varma aka ‘effuno’ in heads-up for INR 4 Lakhs while Varma earned INR 2.33 Lakhs for settling in the runner-up position.
- Prize Pool – INR 16,70,403
- Places Paid - 55
- Min-Cash – INR 7,517
Anuj Yadav aka ‘anuj25395’ triumphed Adda52’s Hexagram INR 2.5 Lakhs GTD last night. The tournament commenced at 10 pm, running simultaneously with Inception. After long intense hours of grinding, Yadav defeated ‘StuppidCommonMan’ in heads-up to secure INR 90,720 while his opponent added INR 56,700 for finishing in the second position.
- Prize Pool – INR 3,24,000
- Places Paid - 17
- Min-Cash – INR 4,050
PokerStars’ Monday Hustle INR 10 Lakhs GTD garnered a total of 249 entrants after each paid INR 4,400 as buy-in amount. Powering through the field was ‘vinaash’ who fired 5 bullets and railed out Vikram Mishra aka ‘GreenSTUFF79’ in heads-up for INR 1.91 Lakhs in prize money whereas Mishra secured 1.41 Lakhs as second place payout.
- Total Entries – 249
- Prize Pool – INR 10,00,000
- Places Paid - 41
- Min-Cash – INR 7,177
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