thekid’ wins The Elite at Spartan

Posted On 12 May, 2018 0

Friday night is a dedicated night to a higher level of action at The Spartan Poker with The Elite tournament taking place at their virtual felts. This tourney has a guaranteed prizepool of  INR 15 Lakhs with a buy-in of INR 11,000. Last night saw ‘thekid’ outlasting 183 entries for INR 4,39,200. These entries crushed the original guaranteed prizepool taking it to INR 18.3 Lakhs. The riches were distributed to top 20 places with a min-cash of INR 24,552.

‘thekid’ defeated ‘Torpedo2017’ in heads-up battle where the last hand was in the Level #39 with blinds running 10,000-20,000-2,500. Torpedo2017's Td 9s was dominated by thekid's pocket Queens (Qs Qh). The raise and re-raise match ended going pre-flop all-in to see the community cards. The board ran 5c 6c As Kd 8h which declared thekid as winner with his Queens. Torpedo2017 was eliminated at second place for INR 298,290.

Some regulars also participated into this tournament including 'Minimalist' who made a 3rd place finish for INR 196,725, RoronoA finished in 4th place for INR 162,504, Pulkit 'Championplayer' Goyal scored INR 76,677 for 7th place finish, kajuman made a 10th place finish for INR 36,600 and fishrag made a 12th place finish for INR 32,025.

Along with the tournament winnings, The Spartan Poker also runs a Last Man Standing contest on social media in which ‘Minimalist’ and ‘kajuman’ were declared winners. These players were rewarded with Spartan Millionaire ticket worth INR 7,700 and INR 10,000 cash while other contestants in 'Championplayer', 'chilling', 'Karan1515', 'Monish1965' were also winners of a Millionaire ticket. The upcoming Millionaire tournament is scheduled tomorrow at 4:30 pm guaranteeing a INR 1 crore prizepool on a buy-in of INR 7,700.


Event Dates Buy In
Aussie Millions 2020 4 Jan - 24 Jan AUD 10,600
APPT Open Taipei 2020 31 Jan - 9 Feb TWD 35,000
The Indian Poker Series (TIPS) 3 Feb - 10 Feb TBD
WPT Philippines 2020 6 Feb - 17 Feb PHP 80,000
Asian Poker Tour (APT) Taiwan 2020 4 Mar - 15 Mar TBD