This Week In Poker: February 9 – 15

Within the PokerGuru characteristic ‘This Week in Poker,’ we deliver you the weekly roundup of probably the most vital on-line rankings through Indian MTT avid gamers and the highest tales from each the are living and on-line poker circuit. Listed here are this week’s most sensible tales!

After an electrifying begin to February, this previous week was once a rather eventful one for MTT regs. With the IOPC and APT India now over, the MTT fans must make do with the common weekly tournaments sooner than Spartan Poker’s Ultimate Desk Collection and PokerBaazi’s Nationwide Poker Collection force up the motion in March.

Alternatively, it was once now not all gloomy in poker land! One of the vital-watched felony battles in the end got here to an finish on Tuesday, Friday 15, with the Karnataka Prime Courtroom, just like the Madras Prime Courtroom final 12 months, hanging down the state govt`s on-line gaming ban, calling it unconstitutional.

Coming again to on-line poker, Vinay B crowned the weekly charts. He bagged two titles in 3 days, profitable the Adda52 Tens of millions and the Voyager, including ₹10.11 Lakhs to his weekly tally, making him our “PokerGuru Superstar of the Week!”

Vishal Ojha, Manish Lakhotia, Avish Sharma, Aditya Singh, and Abhishek Goindi had been the opposite most sensible scorers of the week.

The net MTTs are assured to pick out up in tempo after we hit March, with Spartan Poker`s Ultimate Desk Collection returning for its fourth version from March 4 to 13. The ten-day-long sequence may have probably the most very best poker avid gamers within the nation vying for a percentage of the ₹13 Crores in money prizes assured throughout 41 marquee tournaments.

Within the intervening time, Quadnet Poker Community`s (Spartan Poker, BLITZPOKER, and PokerHigh) funds sequence, the Final Price Collection, has stored the low to mid-stakes avid gamers busy. Providing over ₹1.40 Crores in assured prizes, the UVS agenda runs until February 20.

Now, some nice information for all those that were ready with bated breath for the go back of are living MTTs in Goa – the wait is over! The Baazi Poker Excursion is returning to the PokerBaazi LIVE room on-board the On line casino Majestic Pleasure from March 23 to twenty-eight. The sequence agenda is anticipated to come back out quickly, so keep tuned on PokerGuru for extra main points.

In different information, Head Virtual Works has signed up Bollywood famous person Shah Rukh Khan as the logo ambassador for its on-line gaming platform A23. Khan shall be that includes within the logo’s first-of-its-kind accountable gaming marketing campaign, ‘Chalo Saath Khele.’

The high-stakes eight-event sequence, 2022 PokerGO Cup, wrapped up this week. Sean Perry took down the Major Match for $640,000 and was once the one participant to win two occasions on the sequence. Alternatively, even he couldn`t forestall Jeremy Ausmus from staking his declare at the PokerGO Championship Cup.

One of the vital iconic poker displays, “Prime Stakes Poker,” is returning for its 9th season on Monday, February 21, solely on PokerGO. Season 9 of the preferred NLHE money sport display was once filmed throughout the PokerGO Studio in Las Vegas, with the stakes beginning at $200/$400 and going the entire means as much as $500/$1,000. Season 9 contains 14 high-octane episodes that includes poker superstars like Doyle Brunson, Daniel Negreanu, Phil Ivey, Tom Dwan, Patrik Antonius, and others.

 

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Even within the absence of an eight-figure assured occasion or a flagship MTT sequence, Vinay B nonetheless controlled to rake in seven-figure this week. He had a dominating Sunday run when he took down the Adda52 Tens of millions and posted every other 5 deep finishes. On Tuesday, Vinay B added every other identify to his identify through taking down the Voyager. In all, he lapped up ₹10.11 Lakhs in on-line MTTs, making him our “PokerGuru Superstar of the Week!!”

Vinay B

 

His most sensible finishes come with:

> 1st in Adda52 Tens of millions for ₹6.79 Lakhs

> 1st in Adda52’s Voyager for ₹80,000

> 2nd in Spartan Poker’s Space Birthday celebration for ₹58,140

Vishal Ojha was once every other participant bagging two titles this week, and he stuffed in ₹8.93 Lakhs into his weekly tally. He took down Spartan Poker’s Future for a career-best ₹5.83 Lakhs final Wednesday sooner than championing PokerBaazi’s The Giant Display on Tuesday.

Vishal Ojha
Vishal Ojha

 

His most sensible finishes come with:

> 1st in Spartan Poker’s Future for ₹5.83 Lakhs

> 1st in PokerBaazi’s The Giant Display for ₹1.80 Lakhs

> 2nd Adda52’s Los angeles Luna for ₹65K

The #2 ranked participant of 2021, Manish Lakhotia, appears to be making every other run for the POY identify. The MTT professional from Siliguri received two occasions and made a number of different shut runs, altogether including ₹8.52 Lakhs this week.

Manish Lakhotia
Manish Lakhotia

 

His most sensible finishes come with:

> 1st in Adda52’s Nano ME Finale for ₹4.02 Lakhs

> third in PokerBaazi’s The Pleasure for ₹1.22 Lakhs

> third in PokerStars India’s Sunday Highroller for ₹1.09 Lakhs

> 1st in PokerStars India’s Evening on Stars for ₹1.01 Lakhs

Final month`s PokerBaazi Classics Sport Changer third-place finisher, Avish Sharma, was once the Sunday chartbuster as he took down Spartan Poker’s Sunday Superstack for ₹8.40 Lakhs, bagging the single-largest rating this previous week.

Avish Sharma
Avish Sharma

 

Aditya Singh accrued ₹7.28 Lakhs in weekly profits, headlined through his victory run in PokerBaazi’s Endeavour on Tuesday.

Aditya Singh
Aditya Singh

 

His most sensible finishes come with:

> 1st in PokerBaazi’s The Endeavour for ₹3.02 Lakhs

> 5th in Spartan Poker’s ReCharge for ₹54,740

> 4th in PokerBaazi’s BSS MonsterStack for ₹47,553

Poker professional and trainer Abhishek Goindi made it in this checklist for profitable the Godfather final Thursday. The Poker Bootcamp India co-founder padded his on-line bankroll through ₹7.09 Lakhs.

Abhishek Goindi
Abhishek Goindi

 

His most sensible finishes come with:

> 1st in Adda52’s Godfather for ₹6.20 Lakhs

> 17th in Spartan Poker’s The Elite for ₹41,762

Aditya Singh, Siddhanth Kripalani, Siddharth Pandey, PokerGuru Ambassador Rony Chowdhury, and Basant Kumar Singh had been a number of the week`s different most sensible scorers.

Notable Winners of the Week

Participant Prize Quantity Match Poker Website
Avish Sharma ₹8.40 Lakhs Sunday Superstack ₹35 Lakhs GTD Spartan Poker
Vinay B ₹6.79 Lakhs Adda52 Tens of millions ₹25 Lakhs GTD Adda52
Abhishek Goindi ₹6.20 Lakhs Godfather ₹25 Lakhs GTD Adda52
Vishal Ojha ₹5.83 Lakhs Future ₹22 Lakhs GTD Spartan Poker
Anuj Yadav ₹4.41 Lakhs The Summit ₹15 Lakhs GTD PokerBaazi
Shardul Parthasarathi ₹4.33 Lakhs Trending Thursday ₹21 Lakhs GTD Spartan Poker
Rony Chowdhury ₹4.21 Lakhs BSS SuperStack ₹20 Lakhs GTD PokerBaazi
Manish Lakhotia ₹4.02 Lakhs Nano ME Finale ₹25 Lakhs GTD Adda52
Neville Katrak ₹3.55 Lakhs The Mint ₹14 Lakhs GTD Adda52
Sanish Chhabra ₹3.19 Lakhs Sunday Particular PKO ₹15 Lakhs GTD PokerStars India
Ravindra Arikeri ₹3.13 Lakhs Maverick ₹15 Lakhs GTD Adda52
Sanket Arora ₹3.03 Lakhs Sunday Sundowner ₹15 Lakhs GTD Spartan Poker
Aditya Singh ₹3.02 Lakhs The Endeavour 12 Lakhs GTD PokerBaazi
Simon Mint ₹2.88 Lakhs Mega Stack ₹16 Lakhs GTD Spartan Poker
Md Zeeshan ₹2.72 Lakhs Nano Highroller ₹15 Lakhs GTD Adda52
Atishay Samuel ₹2.39 Lakhs Sunday Highroller 10 Lakhs GTD PokerStars India
Neelakantan Murali ₹2.33 Lakhs The Pleasure ₹10 Lakhs GTD PokerBaazi
Sanat Mehrotra ₹2.30 Lakhs Highroller ₹10 Lakhs GTD PokerStars India
Sanat Mehrotra ₹2.30 Lakhs Highroller ₹10 Lakhs GTD PokerStars India
Vishal Ojha ₹1.80 Lakhs The Giant Display ₹7.50 Lakhs GTD PokerBaazi
Akhil Pilla ₹1.77 Lakhs Iron Guy ₹8 Lakhs GTD Adda52
Archit Saraogi ₹1.60 Lakhs ReCharge ₹8.50 Lakhs GTD Spartan Poker
Mandar Madaye ₹1.56 Lakhs (7-Max) BSS SPRINT ₹5 Lakhs GTD PokerBaazi
“ToTheMoon” ₹1.54 Lakhs Cash Heist ₹8 Lakhs GTD Spartan Poker
Vivek Singh ₹1.50 Lakhs Day by day Spice up ₹7 Lakhs GTD PokerBaazi
Shashank Mehrotra ₹1.43 Lakhs Day by day Spice up ₹7 Lakhs GTD PokerBaazi
Shashank Mehrotra ₹1.43 Lakhs Day by day Spice up ₹7 Lakhs GTD PokerBaazi
Kunal Yadav ₹1.43 Lakhs BSS MonsterStack (6-Max) ₹5 Lakhs GTD PokerBaazi
Siddharth Gangwar ₹1.37 Lakhs Monster Turbo 5 Lakhs GTD Adda52
Atishay Samuel ₹1.32 Lakhs (7-Max) SPRINT 5 Lakhs GTD PokerBaazi
“David2000” ₹1.21 Lakhs Wednesday Vibes ₹5.50 Lakhs GTD Spartan Poker
Devang Mehta ₹1.14 Lakhs Fight Royale (7 Max) ₹5 Lakhs GTD PokerStars India
Anish Arora ₹1.13 Lakhs Dash 7-Max ₹5 Lakhs GTD PokerBaazi
Vignesh Kumar ₹1.13 Lakhs Day by day Spice up ₹7 Lakhs GTD PokerBaazi
Madhur Sandal ₹1.11 Lakhs (7-Max) SPRINT ₹5 Lakhs GTD PokerBaazi
“AAKQJ1000” ₹1.08 Lakhs The Race ₹4.50 Lakhs GTD Spartan Poker
Siddharth Karia ₹1.06 Lakhs (7-Max) SPRINT ₹5 Lakhs GTD PokerBaazi
Manish Lakhotia ₹1.01 Lakhs Evening on Stars ₹5 Lakhs GTD PokerStars India
Amit Kaushik ₹1.01 Lakhs Deepstack ₹5 Lakhs GTD Spartan Poker
“roney72” ₹1 Lakh ₹10 Mein 10 Lakhpati PokerBaazi
Kripansh Khosla ₹95K Sundowner ₹4.50 Lakhs GTD Spartan Poker
“Oled” ₹85K Deepstack ₹4 Lakhs GTD Spartan Poker
“usbcable2” ₹63K Voyager 3 Lakhs GTD Adda52
Vijay Pandit ₹77K Voyager ₹3 Lakhs GTD Adda52
“LARA LARA” ₹73K UVS#4 – (Multi Access) ₹4 Lakhs GTD Spartan Poker
S Ganeshan ₹69K Sundowner ₹4 Lakhs GTD Spartan Poker
“usbcable2” ₹63K UVS#10 – ₹4.50 Lakhs GTD Spartan Poker

 

Spartan Poker’s Ultimate Desk Collection 4.0 Has Over ₹13 Crores in GTS Prizes Throughout 41 Occasions (March 4 – 13)

The Ultimate Desk Collection is coming again subsequent month! Spartan Poker (additionally BLITZPOKER and PokerHigh) shall be webhosting the fourth version of the FTS from March 4 to 13. As at all times, there shall be huge money prizes on be offering, with the sequence striking up a mixed 13 Crores in assured prizes throughout 41 occasions.

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The 2 multi-flight occasions shall be grabbing probably the most consideration at FTS 4.0, i.e., ₹2 Crores GTD FTS Major Match and the ₹1 Crore GTD FTS Best. And for the constant performers, there shall be ₹30 Lakhs up for grabs in leaderboard prizes.

 

BLITZPOKER’s Final Price Collection Runs From February 14 to twenty

Quadnet Poker Community`s Spartan Poker, BLITZPOKER, and PokerHigh were working the Final Price Collection since February 14. The funds sequence will proceed till 20. There`s an attractive ₹1.40+ Crores in money prizes assured throughout 47 occasions.

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Karnataka Prime Courtroom Moves Down State Executive.’s On-line Gaming Ban

In a landmark felony victory for India`s real-money gaming business, the Karnataka Prime Courtroom lifted the web gaming ban within the state, calling it unconstitutional.

The department bench comprising Leader Justice Ritu Raj Awasthi and Justice Krishna S Dixit struck down the quite a lot of amendments to the Karnataka Police Modification Act, 2021, which banned on-line video games like rummy and poker to be performed for stakes.

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Baazi Poker Excursion Dates Introduced (March 23 – 28)

Signaling the much-awaited go back of are living MTTs in Goa, PokerBaazi just lately introduced the dates for its flagship Baazi Poker Excursion (BPT).

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The approaching sequence shall be held on the PokerBaazi LIVE room on-board the On line casino Majestic Pleasure from March 23 to twenty-eight, making it the primary home MTT forestall in Goa in over two years.

 

Shah Rukh Khan Joins Head Virtual Works’ Ace2Three As Emblem Ambassador

On-line gaming large Head Virtual Works has signed up Bollywood Famous person Shah Rukh Khan as the logo ambassador for its on-line gaming platform A23, aka Ace2Three. Khan will, for starters, characteristic within the logo’s “Chalo Saath Khele” marketing campaign and advertise accountable gaming.

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PokerGO Cup 2022

The 2022 PokerGO Cup ran a complete eight-event agenda on the PokerGO Studios throughout the Aria Hotel and On line casino in Las Vegas. Taking down the sequence finale was once none instead of the Match #2: $10K NLHE winner Sean Perry, who crowned the 32-entry box in $50K Major Match to win $640,000.

Sean Perry
Sean Perry

 

Regardless of Perry’s two identify victories on the sequence, Match #4 champion Jeremy Ausmus crowned the sequence’ leaderboard. Ausmus cashes a complete of 4 instances within the sequence for $824,500 in cumulative winnings, locking within the PokerGO Championship Cup and the $50,000 championship bonus.

Jeremy Ausmus
Jeremy Ausmus

 

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With this, we conclude this week’s roundup of the most recent information updates and tendencies from the sector of poker. We can go back once more subsequent week with our weekly file. Keep tuned.

Author: Bradley Watson