With less number of days left to end the year, PokerStars India finished their event Winter Series with style. Bragging of Rs 1.65 Crores in guarantees, the series got many winners, but making it to the top one was none other than Abhineet Jain ‘pokemon13s’. He won the Winter Series #33 Main Event Rs 35 Lakhs GTD by defeating 467 entries and further added Rs 6.23 Lakhs in his bonus payrolls. PokerStars player Aditya Agarwal earned a solid bid for the series title and concealed Rs 2.33 Lakhs bagging the fourth position finish.
To renew the contract further, the site compensated the top 3 finishers in the Main Event. The schedule included the closest 3 professionals to split before the cash bubble at the game by earning a pass each to the Rs 4 Lakhs GTD European Poker Tour (EPT) Sochi Main Event qualifier played on the site on December 24. The champions of this competition were, Abhineet ‘pokermon13s’ Jain, Aditya Agarwal, Muneesh ‘Mirwais’ Tarsem, ‘Akshay ‘youcantcallme’ Nasa, Ankur ‘InfinityAG1’ Gupta and Sandeep Varma ‘effuno007’ RS.
Apart from the Winter Series, just one other high-value competition was played on PokerStars India. It is known as the Sunday Stars which attracted 65 entries. Among them were 40 new and 25 re-admissions. Beating all of them was ‘sheldon11cooper’, who got Rs 51,365 after a heads-up contract with ‘Sogani22’ who annihilated with the runner-up position for Rs 40,468.
India’s number 1 reliable poker site, PokerBaazi turned to its normal round of Sunday games following the completion of the hugely prosperous edition of PokerBaazi Premier League (PPL) winter ’18. ‘Maahi13’ appeared to be the highest grossing champs on the site for the (BSS) Baazi Super Sunday SuperStack Rs15 Lakhs GTD and raised Rs 2.87 Lakhs in bonus money.
Along with Abhineet Jain to win in the first place, Yashi ‘FadeOrHolz’ Mishra transmitted the BSS PLO Rs 5 Lakhs GTD for Rs 1.41 Lakhs, while, on the other hand, Akash ‘akash_durr’ Gupta bagged the first position in the BSS MegaStack Rs 5 Lakhs GTD for Rs 1.09 Lakhs. Moreover, at the Monster 6-Max Rs 5 Lakhs, GTD also got a champion in Abhishek ‘abhi3333’ Garg who seized Rs 1.06 Lakhs in bonus bucks.