May 2016: The Parx Casino Big Stax Tournament Season XVI is currently under way, and Day 2 saw some seriously skilled poker action by Indian poker pro Madan Kumar. Madan Kumar found himself short-stacked with just three-big blinds at the last level before the dinner break on Day 2.
This situation would have seen most players quit, but Kumar made an astonishing comeback and has now increased his stack to a comfortable 1,400,000 chips at the end of Day 2. 45 players remain from a field of 1,184 entries and Kumar has made his way to Day 3 at the tournament that is held in Parx Casino, Pennsylvania.
Madan Kumar is one of India’s well-known poker website, adda52’s first ever live poker pro team pick. This Bangalore-based poker pro is well-known in the live poker circuit in Goa and Bangalore with many impressive money finishes; he also holds the Golden Aces Premier League Main title.
How he finishes at the Big Stax Tournament, only time will tell. However, his past performances are a testament to his undeniable live poker skill.