It was a cracker of Monday with poker players coming out in big numbers to celebrate India’s 75th Independence Day at the poker felts. While there were several high-value events gracing the online felts, headlining the action on India’s largest poker site – Adda52.com were the 8 Lac GTD Iron Man and a 7.5 Lac GTD Freedom Fest, a special tourney offering players a chance to win mega prizes on Independence Day. The INR 2400 buy-in Iron Man tourney was shipped by Adithya “Rlox1” N G for INR 1.62, while the INR 750 buy-in Freedom Fest found a winner in Ankush “Ank4u” Narang who banked INR 1.92 Lac for his victory. Here is a run down of what went down on Adda52 yesterday.
8 Lac GTD Iron Man
The biggest guaranteed tourney on Adda52.com yesterday was the 8 Lac GTD Iron Man that found a winner in a promising poker talent Adithya ‘Rlox1’ N G. The upcoming poker player overcame a field of 352 entries to win it for INR 1.63 Lac. He finally struck a heads-up deal with Sudarshan ‘Sudmore’ More (runner-up for INR 1.59 Lac). Adithya also made another small cash in the Freedom Fest (68th for INR 2,518), collectively banking over INR 1.65 Lac from his yesterday’s grind on Adda52.com.
- Total Entries: 352
- Prizepool: 8 Lac
- Places Paid: 38
- Min Cash: 4,800
Pavankiran ‘RootahuaMacchi’ Bellamkonda(3rd for INR 88,000), Tarush “tarush123” Gupta(4th for INR 64,000), Sriharsha “ivey2” Doddapaneni (5th for INR 43,200), and Myron “zzzzz369” Pereira (6th for INR 30,000) were the other notable regs who made it to the final table of the Iron Man.
7.5 Lac GTD Freedom Fest
In order to celebrate India’s 75th Independence Day at the poker felts, Adda52 hosted a special 7.5 Lac GTD Freedom Fest on Monday. Sporting a INR 750 buy-in, the 7:50 PM tourney fared amazingly well, drawing in a field of 1,273 entrants and posting a guarantee-crushing INR 8.68 Lac prize pool. In the end, it was Ankush ‘Ank4u’ Narang who found the freedom success by winning it for INR 1.92 Lac. He overcame ‘deathknell’ in the heads-up, with the latter banking 1.13 Lac for his efforts.
- Total Entries: 1273
- Prizepool: 8.68 Lac
- Places Paid: 103
- Min Cash: 1,997
Nano Poker Series Day 1
Yesterday also marked start of the 1 Crore GTD Nano Poker Series (NPS) on Adda52.com. The first day of the series had a total of seven tournaments headlined by the 2 Lac GTD Nano DST tourney.
“Rahulyadav00000″ won the 2 Lac GTD Nano DST for INR 52,000), with ‘THEDESTROYER1993’ (Won 1 Lac GTD Nano Daily Adda for INR 20,631), “Asheeshkumar0” (Won 90K GTD Nano Siesta for INR 25,391), Bhanu “ChennaiNo1” Prakash KC (Won 70k GTD Nano Crack Jack for INR 12,984), “Chillmaibam” (30k GTD Nano Battleship for INR 9,217) & Nishant ‘stockfull’ Pandey (Won 25K GTD Nano PLO for INR 7,250) shipping the other tournaments on Day 1 of the Nano Poker Series.