Another big day with high-value tournaments across the virtual felts of the country! PokerStars INSCOOP Super Highroller was the biggest attraction assuring INR 50L in prize pool and online reg Alok Birewar gave an outstanding performance by claiming two Thursday titles! Keep reading the complete summary and the titleholders of Thursday majors…
Thursdays on Spartan Poker are reserved for Ultron INR 20 Lakh GTD and yesterday garnered a field of 586 runners, collecting INR 23.44 Lakh in prize pool. The top 55 spots received a min-cash of INR 11k each. Sprinting to the top at 3:21 am was well-known circuit grinder Alok Birewar aka ‘Mazacar’ who knocked out another popular player Anant Purohit aka ‘Pro’ in heads-up and clinched to the prize money!
At 9:30 am, Spartan Poker hosted Knockout INR 6 Lakh GTD which drew a field of 192 entries for a buy-in of INR 3,300. The top 17 players received a share from the final prize pool. At 2:39 am, the last man standing was online reg Vaibhav Sharma aka ‘Nikka Zaildar’ who took home the Knockout title as well as the prize money after eliminating ‘Redington’ in heads-up in the runner-up position.
The Thursday flagship tournament of PokerBaazi The Summit INR 20 Lakh GTD attracted 314 entries and the top 36 places earned a share from the bigger prize pool of INR 23.55 Lakh. In the end, it was Alok Birewar aka ‘The Professional’ who picked up his second title in one night and claimed the first-place prize of INR 5.2 Lakh. Birewar railed out ‘dg2739’ in heads-up who eventually earned the runner-up payout of INR 3.65 Lakh.
The Thursday marquee tourney at Adda52 was Godfather INR 25 Lakh GTD whose guarantee was crushed to create INR 30.10 Lakh in prize pool. Out of 602 entries only the top 63 players earned a slice from the same. Riding past the field to grab INR 7.07 Lakh in cash prize was online crusher Anirban Das aka ‘AjGar5’ who defeated ‘felter’ in heads-up and added another title to his illustrious poker resume.
Myron Pereira playing under the username ‘khAAbib’ on PokerStars India took down INSCOOP -130 Thursday Thrill INR 5 Lakh GTD last night. A total of 173 entries pounced on the field and the top 29 players earned a min-cash of INR 5K. Pereira captured INR 96,018 in prize money after beating ‘sj_Heisenberg’ in heads-up who secured the second place for INR 70,936.
The biggest attraction of Thursday night was INSCOOP – 134 Super Highroller INR 50 Lakh GTD on PokerStars India. The buy-in to the tournament was INR 27,500 and 200 entries crowded the field. After several hours of intense grinding, the last man standing was ‘1II|1II1|II1I’ who championed the night by adding a hefty INR 9.81 Lakh in prize money! It was well-known circuit grinder Anant Purohit aka ‘Dr4gonW4rrior’ who clinched to the second-place payout of INR 7.23 Lakh, recording two runner-up finishes in the night.
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