One of the most prestigious titles in the Indian Poker industry and also a landmark first-ever 1 Crore GTD tournament, The MoneyMaker was played yesterday on 18th October. This was the 12th Edition of the massive PokerBaazi flagship tournament.
The ₹11,000 buy-in tournament received a total of 1,027 entries which included some of the top players in the country. With a total of 126 places paid and a min. cash of ₹15,410, the players grinded to earn the prestigious MoneyMaker bracelet!
It took an insane 9 hour grind for us to crown the new Mr.MoneyMaker.
Banamalang Warr ‘bml2012’ Lyndem, 28, CS undergrad from IIT Delhi, shipped the massive event and earned himself a huge ₹17,46,927 payout!
Banmalang has been playing poker professionally for the last 2 years. The 28 year old was a software developer prior to switching over to a full-time poker player. This massive shipment also marked his biggest payout ever!
“Keep your head down, work hard and believe in your process.”
Words to live by for any poker player by the new Mr.MoneyMaker himself!
He joins the likes of Anujkumar ‘aatmaan’ Kodam (MoneyMaker 1.0), Devesh Thapar (MoneyMaker 2.0), Priyadarshi Rajnish (MoneyMaker 3.0), Guruprasad Gupta (MoneyMaker 4.0), Varun Gupta (MoneyMaker 5.0), Rohit Begwani (MoneyMaker 6.0), Nikhil Sayilen (MoneyMaker 7.0), Nitish Gupta (MoneyMaker 8.0), Romit Advani (MoneyMaker 9.0), Sandeep Singh (MoneyMaker 10), and most recently Jai Saha (MoneyMaker 11) as victors of one of the most prestigious tournaments in the indian poker industry!
Here is the complete payouts list of the Top 10 from the MoneyMaker
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Congratulations to all players who cashed in the 12th edition of the 1 Crore GTD The MoneyMaker!
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