PPL Special Edition 2019 - Day4
Day 4 of the PokerBaazi Premier League Special Edition is now in the books. Last evening we saw Events 16-20 being played out, which included two of the biggies this season – the 30L GTD Vegas event and the 25L GTD PLO HighRoller event, which were taken down by “Kingsingh69” (INR 7,00,632) and Naresh “fireexit” Rathnam (INR 7,00,253) respectively.
At the mid-way stage of the 5+ Crore Guaranteed series, we see Gaurav “gaug17” Sood sitting atop the Leaderboard standings for the third consecutive day. He has already recorded impressive figures of 8 cashes and 1 win from the 12 events he has played thus far, good for 3715 points.
Let’s take a look at the highlights from Day 4:
PPL #16: 3LAC GTD (3RE)
The Day kicked off with a 3 LAC guaranteed event allowing up to 3 re-entries per player. 195 players signed up along with an additional 160 re-entries, taking the pool up to INR 3,55,000. The top 45 players were paid out and it was “adit11” who finished on top of the pack for a payday of INR 74,550. Second place was taken by Suraj Rathi, who won himself INR 52,185 for his efforts.
PPL #17: 6-Max SuperStack 5L GTD
Next up we saw a 6-max SuperStack event with a guaranteed pool of INR 5L. A total of 491 entries were recorded in this event, resulting in an INR 6,13,750 prize pool. 63 players made it to the money with “Paul7788” declared the eventual winner after defeating Vikas “nohomejerome” Yadav heads up. The two players received INR 1,19,251 and INR 83,592 respectively.
PPL #18: PLO HighRoller 25L GTD
Event number three for the Day was the 25 LAC guaranteed PLO HighRoller Event, with a buy-in amount of INR 11,000. 170 entrants along with 147 re-entries took the pool up to INR 31,70,000! The top 36 players were paid out with a min cash good for INR 21,556. After over eight and a half hours, we found a champion in Naresh “fireexit” Rathnam, who took home a smashing payday of INR 7,00,253 after coming out on top of a heads up battle with “Maahi13” (INR 4,91,350). Popular poker pro Sumit “boronyx” Sapra enjoyed a deep run in the event, finishing 4th for a payday of INR 2,33,946.
PPL #19: The Vegas 30L GTD
The featured event of the Day was this 30 LAC guaranteed event – The Vegas, which kicked off at 8PM and came with an initial buy-in amount of INR 5,500. 405 players along with 384 re-entries saw the prize pool shoot up to INR 39,45,000 – with the top 99 players making it to the money. At nearly 3AM, “Kingsingh69” was crowned champion after defeating “Olandir” heads up. The two received INR 7,00,632 and INR 4,91,152 respectively.
PPL #20 4-Max Hyper Turbo 2L GTD
The final event of Day 4 was a 2 LAC guaranteed 4-Max Hyper Turbo event which roped in a field of 176 players along with an additional 185 re-entries. 45 players made it to the money with “AK10JQ” finishing on top of the field, taking home INR 75,810 in prize money. Aditya “macchi1089” Chaudhary was the runner up, receiving INR 53,067 for his efforts.
Congratulations to all the Winners of Day 4!
Day 5 kicks off at 4PM today and is headlined by two massive events:
- PPL #24 The Summit MonsterStack 30L GTD at 8PM
- PPL #25 The HighRoller 6-Max 50L GTD at 9:30PM
Check out the complete Schedule here.
The PPL SE Leaderboard is currently led by Gaurav “gaug17” Sood – who has maintained his position for the third consecutive day. He currently holds 3715 points, which include 8 cashes and 1 win. Anjit “akj290” Jajodia sits in second place with 3125 points, followed by “dilbaghsingh” in third with 2893 points. Check out the complete standings here.
Good Luck to everyone for Day 5!