Day 8 of the Asian Poker Tour Online Series India was played out last night. Let’s check out who all made it big last night and earned big payouts after an intense Day 8!
Day 8 of The Asian Poker Tour Online Series India
APT#36 PLO 2 LAC GTD
Day 8 started off with a PLO 2 Lakhs GTD event for a buy-in of INR 825. The tournament received a total of 378 entries (143 entries+235 re-entries), creating a total prize pool of INR 2,84,000, 45 places paid with a min. cash of INR 1,587. ‘Dilbaghsingh’ has become the first player to win 3 titles and shipped ANOTHER event after beating ‘123ritu’ who finished the event in second place. ‘Dilbaghsingh’ earned himself a payout of INR 59.54k for shipping the event while ‘123ritu’ earned INR 41.67k for second place!
APT#37 Turbo 5 LAC GTD
The second event of APT Day 8 played out last night was the Turbo 5 Lakhs GTD event. The tournament received a total of 371 entries (200 entries+171 re-entries) creating a prize pool of INR 5,57,000! This resulted in 45 places being paid with a min. cash of INR 3,116. Siddharth ‘siddonuts’ Pandey also earned his first APT title! He shipped this event by beating Megastack winner Rubin ‘kornkid’ Labroo in the final heads-up. ‘Siddonuts’ earned himself INR 1.17 Lakhs for shipping the event while ‘kornkid’ had to settle for INR 81.81k!
APT#38 Super Highroller 80 LAC GTD
The third event of APT Day 8 was the incredible Super Highroller 80 Lakhs GTD event. The tournament received a total of 161 entries (111 entries+50 re-entries) creating a prize pool of INR 80,05,000! This resulted in 18 places being paid with a min. cash of INR 1,05,000. Abhinav ‘griezmann’ Iyer, arguably the best player in the country, shipped the massive event by beating Aditya ‘adit11’ Kulkarni in the final heads-up. Heads up ran a fast six hands with Iyer ahead 2:1. The final hand was a lucky A♠ 10♣ for Iyer that improved to a full house Q♦ 10♦ 4♠ A♦ 10♠ against Kukarni’s A♣ Q♠ top two pair. Abhinav ‘griezmann’ Iyer earned himself a trophy as well as a massive payout of INR 20.73 Lakhs! ‘Adit11’ earned the second place payout of INR 14.51 Lakhs!
APT#39 Main Event 2CR GTD Day 1C
The 2 Crores GTD Main Event is finally underway at PokerBaazi! This event was the main attraction of Day 8 of the Asian Poker Tour as well. The featured tournament of the day received a total of 436 entries at a buy-in of INR 11,000! A total of 68 survivors were able to make it to level 27 and earned their places in the Day2 of the Main Event! ‘Pkiller28’ took the chip lead from Day1C into Day2 of the Main Event with a massive stack of 2.65L chips, followed by ‘LOVIS87’ who finished second in chips with a stack of 2.48L chips.
Here is The Top 10 From Day1C of The Main Event
APT#40 PLO 5 LAC GTD
The final event of Day 8 of the series was the PLO 5 Lakhs GTD event for a buy-in of INR 1,375, the tournament received a total of 421 entries, creating a total prize pool of INR 5,26,000! With 54 places paid and a min. cash of INR 2,420, ‘bencb789’ beat ‘vjuneja’ in the final heads-up to ship the event. ‘Bencb789’ earned the first place payout of INR 1.06 Lakhs while ‘vjuneja’ earned INR 74.15k for second place!
23rd January will be a day-off for the players who’ve been grinding all the exciting poker over the last week! We’ll resume the Asian Poker Tour Online Series action tomorrow!
Congratulations to all the winners from Day 8 and all the best to everyone participating in Day 9 of the Asian Poker Tour! For more information about the APT 2021 and poker news, keep reading PokerShots!