Sunday’s have truly become ‘grinder’s paradise’ with the number of events going on throughout the day, and the felts of PokerBaazi.com were no different! We saw the conclusion of the Grinders Series, featuring the 5L guaranteed Main Event along with the Baazi Super Sunday (BSS) Series worth INR 25L. The much awaited PokerBaazi Premiere League (PPL) Winter’18 Edition kicks off today with over 5 Crores in guaranteed prize pool to win from over the next 7 days. Last night also saw the third satellite event to the series being played out, with another one scheduled for 4:30 PM today. Let’s take a look at last night’s action:
The Monster 6-max 5L GTD
First up, The Monster – a 5LAC guaranteed 6-max event which roped in a field of 92 players along with an additional 96 re-entries. The top 19 players were paid out and and it was “Shabbaking” who finished on top of the field, defeating well-known grinder “pottysingh” for the win and payday of INR 1,12,500. Second place was paid out a modest INR 81,250.
BSS PLO 5L GTD
Next up was the BSS Pot Limit Omaha event, featuring a prize pool of INR 5LAC with a buy-in of INR 5,500. It saw 67 players along with 33 re-entries, with the top 14 players making it to the money. “KKGodfatherKK” was the eventual winner, taking home a payday of INR 1,20,000 for his first place finish. Finishing second in the event was “prokiller”, who took home a payday of INR 92,500.
BSS SuperStack 15L GTD
The third event of the day was the BSS SuperStack 15 LAC guaranteed event, which is also the featured event of the BSS series. It roped in a field of 179 players and 141 re-entries, pushing the total pool up to INR 16L. The final table saw plenty of well-known names, but it was “si151190” who emerged victorious, defeating Mumbai-based pro “FishStars” heads up. The top two payouts were INR 2,72,000 and INR 1,96,800 respectively.
Step2 Winter’18 PPL Package
Next up was the third such satellite event to the upcoming PPL Winter’18 Edition (Dec 10-16), giving the winner entry to events in the series worth INR 3 Crores. The event saw 27 entrants and 8 re-entries, with the winner receiving the ticket and runner up receiving INR 39,875. These two spots were taken by “GoneClubbing” and “intervntion” respectively.
Grinders Main Event 5L GTD
The final featured event of the day was the Grinders Series Main Event, promising at least INR 5 LAC in guaranteed prize pool. That number climbed to INR 6,49,000 by the time the registrations had come to an end, owing to the massive 353 entry field and 296 re-entries. The top 55 players were paid out and it was “Rasdeep” who finished on top of the field, defeating “Killersam” heads up for the title and payday of INR 1,20,065. Second place took home a payday of INR 89,237.
Congratulations to all the Winners!
The PPL Winter’18 Edition kicks off this evening and will mark the final edition of the series this year. Good luck to all the players!