Online poker has certainly found its place in the Indian poker dynamic, especially in recent times. Featured events and series with massive guarantees along with high-value tournaments hosted on a daily basis have attracted a large field of regulars, and homegrown Indian poker website PokerBaazi.com saw its virtual felts enjoy an eventful week of poker. Here’s a look at some recent results:
PokerBaazi.com is the title sponsor of the Haryana Hawks, a newly added team in the second Edition of Match IPL, and played host to the online qualifiers from March 18-21. It was Mohammad ‘instamuck’ Akabar who emerged victorious, shipping the Qualifier Finale and booking his spot in the Haryana Hawks Team.
Mohammad is entitled to 2% of the net prize won by the team ahead of the second Edition of Match IPL scheduled for 31st March in Kolkata. Additionally, he wins himself tickets to The Summit, The Endeavour and The Baazi Super Sunday 15L GTD event. Congratulations to the runner-up Anish ‘THENUTS’ Suri and third place finisher Divyajit ‘dmor93’ Mor, who win themselves a set of tickets to tournaments on PokerBaazi.com.
The third Edition of CASHDRIVE concluded on March 20, and included completion of VIP point targets and stack challenges to win up to 300% extra Real Cash Bonus. Two players were able to achieve the 300% target, namely Santosh ‘SANTOSHMISTRY’ Kumar and Farah ‘FUCKtheKING’ Enam.
Baazi Super Sundays have gained a lot of popularity with the newly structured formats. 4 High-value events boasting INR 22LAC in total guarantee, headlined by the BSS 15LAC GTD event which was taken down by Indian poker legend Danish ‘pagla’ Shaikh. Danish won himself a prize amount of INR 3,00,000, beating a field of 181 players.
WSOP Bracelet winner Aditya ‘gangajal’ Sushant continues to crush in 2018 and has already recorded some great scores. On Tuesday night Aditya added 15L GTD The Endeavour to his list, overcoming a field of 182 for a prize amount of INR 3,00,000 .
Another player who is having a brilliant year is Vaibhav ‘WakhraSwagNi’ Sharma. He has already had some massive scores on the virtual felts, and added The Summit to his kitty on Thursday night. Vaibhav managed to oust a field of 109 in the 10LAC GTD Monster Stack event and received INR 3,13,200 for the win.
Stay tuned as Team IPN catches up with these stars for some invaluable insights.