The Inaugural Day Of Ongoing PokerBaazi Premier League Winter’17 Edition Ends With Massive Prizes


The inaugural event of ongoing 2.6 Crore PokerBaazi Premier League Winter Edition’17 ends with massive prizes. The grand event registered record-breaking numbers on Day 1.

Let’s get you with highlights of the day:

Event 1: 1.5 Lac R+A

The first event of the series kicked off with a field of 154 strong entrants. The event portrayed rebuys and 103 add-ons taking the total prize pool to huge INR 1, 87,950. It was eventually ‘FishermanR’ who defeated ‘fullfront’ in the heads-up battle to secure his first win of the series and an impressive prize sum of INR 38,060.

Event 2: 2 Lac RE

This event pulled 192 players and additional 221 re-entries which took the prize pool to INR 2, 06,500. Beating them all was ‘delguy420’, who defeated ‘dhirendra987’ at heads-up war to take down the event for a handsome sum of INR 41,300.

Event 3: 3 Lac FO

This Freeze-out tournament drew 151 players that recorded a prize pool of INR 3, 02,000. The final table saw poker pro Shravan ‘FishStars’ Chhabria, who was the short-stack, come from the bottom of the pack to take down the event. The last hand glimpsed a 3-way all in where Shravan knocked out 2 players and claimed his first win of the PokerBaazi Premier League Winter ’17 Edition. He walked off with a spectacular sum of INR 63,420 for his splendid efforts. Further, it was ‘007BahuBali’ who sealed the runner-up seat.

Event 4: 15 Lac RE

The highlight of Day 1 was seen when this event saw a total of 310 entrants (including re-entries) battle it out for pole position and INR 3,10,000. After nearly 7 hours of grueling action, it was ‘IamFish007’ who defeated ‘gangajal’ heads-up to win Event 4 and secured some healthy points for the Leaderboard race.

Event 5: 3 Lac Turbo RE

The final event of Day 1 roped in 157 entries (+ 120 re-entries). Heads up play saw two well-known players ‘ChubbyGhost’ and ‘nikita69QQ’ battle it out for first place and INR 60,750. Eventually, it was the ChubbyGhost who came out on top. ‘nikita69QQ’ received INR 45,750 for his second-place finish.

We congratulate all the winners of Day 1! Day 2 kicks off at 3 pm today and is headlined by the 10 Lac GTD Deepstack Freezeout.

The completion of Day 1 of the PokerBaazi Premier League Winter’17 Edition also marked the beginning of the Leaderboard and Fantasy League Leaderboard races. Here are the standings going on Day 2:


Fantasy League:



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