16+ CR GTD
Header banner - Calling Stn
Pokersaint - Lead

Ramlakhan Meena wins IOPC Destiny on Spartan

by Gutshot Posted on 19 Jul, 2018

Poker players from around the country tune in to The Spartan Poker every day as India’s biggest online poker tournament series is currently taking place. The India Online Poker Championship (IOPC) is scheduled between 13-22 July 2018 and yesterday was Day 6 of the series.

Yesterday being a Wednesday, the popular Destiny tournament was hosted on Spartan, with a special increased guarantee of INR 25 lakh for the IOPC. IOPC Event #30 Destiny INR 25 Lac GTD (5500 RE) kicked off at 7:30pm IST and a great participation was witnessed.

668 entries took part in the tournament, crushing the guarantee and upping the prize pool to INR 33.4 lakh, where the top 60 players were paid out a minimum cash prize of INR 13,360. Everyone would’ve wanted to top this event as the Destiny tournament series also gives one of ten weekly winners a chance to win a free package trip to Europe!

Ultimately, the tournament was shipped by Ramlakhan Meena aka ‘hitler’, who beat all the entries to take home a massive prize of INR 8,68,400. One lakh will be deducted from his winnings for a seat into the Destiny SnG Finale, where the ten Destiny winners will play for a free package trip to play at a prestigious poker festival in Europe.

Coming in second place was Anurag Srivastava aka ‘InvestmentBanker’, who was also awarded a big cash prize of INR 5,34,400. It’s been a good period for Srivastava in online poker, as he also shipped the Big Daddy tournament on Spartan a couple of weeks back, taking home nearly a lakh rupees and a package trip to Goa.

Gutshot caught up with Meena after this big win. He’s a 25-year old poker player from Jaipur, who has graduated from IIT Roorkee and is currently waiting for his joining as an income tax inspector. He spoke to us about his introduction to poker and his future plans as well.

“I have been playing poker since 2013. During college days, our group used to play a card game called Sheep. One of my friends suggested us not to waste our time in a game where there is no future. He introduced all of us to a game called poker and we all started playing in our hostels. After one and a half year, one of our friends introduced us to online poker site and from that day, my online grinding began. I don’t have many plans as after a while, I will become a government servant and they are not allowed to play poker.”

Keep reading GutshotMagazine.com for similar reports on big poker wins from around the world.

umapoker slim banner


Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Dangal box

Top 10 Poker Rooms

  • Calling Station
    Calling Station

    Instant withdrawal; Use “RELOAD20” on deposits for 20% locked bonus
    Offer: "GUTSHT" Register

  • 9stacks

    Instant withdrawal; 100% locked bonus on first deposit
    Offer: "9GUTSHOT Register

  • PokerSaint

    60-seconds withdrawal; 100% locked bonus on first deposit
    Offer: "GUT100" Register

  • Poker Dangal
    Poker Dangal

    INR 500 Free on sign-up; (425 Locked, 75 Instant)
    Offer: 150% on first deposit up to INR 5,000 Register

  • Natural8

    Sign-up code "GUTSHOT"
    Offer: 200% bonus up to $500 or $100 in instant rewards Register

  • Pocket52

    Offer: NA Register

  • Poker Tempo
    Poker Tempo

    Free Rs. 700 on Signup - 600 Ticket for 1 Lakh GTD tournament, 50 Instant, 50 Locked
    Offer: "WELCOME700" - First deposit bonus of 150% Register

  • PokerStars India
    PokerStars India

    Deposit Rs.500 and get First Deposit Bonus of Rs.2,500 + 5 tickets to Depositor Freerolls
    Offer: "IMIN2500" Register

  • Spartan Poker
    Spartan Poker

    Sign-up with "GUTSHOT"
    Offer: "GUT300X" to get 300% on your deposit Register


    Sign-up with "GSBLZ"
    Offer: NA Register

BSU box banner

Want to share your thoughts about poker?

Then click the button to submit your article.

Facebook + Follow

Instagram + Follow

Pocket52 Ship It Again

Pocket52 Ship It Again