You heard it right, PokerBaazi is writing history. Partnering with Haryana Hawks as their official title sponsor in the Match Indian Poker League 2018 will go a long way in the endeavors to put poker on the map of Indian sports. The initiative highlights PokerBaazi’s constant perseverance to remove taboos surrounding this game.
What PokerBaazi Has To Say
Here’s what the co-founder of PokerBaazi.com, Navkiran Singh had to say about the collaboration. “It’s a proud moment for PokerBaazi to associate with Match IPL- first of its kind in India. I think MIPL is a great platform for poker players to showcase their skill in this spectacular mind-sport. We are really looking forward to becoming a part of this breakthrough concept. This will play an instrumental role in changing the mindset of people about poker, especially in our country.”
Joining hands with Match IPL 2018 will give PokerBaazi the edge required to propagate poker as a game of skill. The venture is in tandem with the visionary approach leaders at PokerBaazi aspire for.
About Haryana Hawks
Aiming for the stars and soaring higher than ever! Yes, this is the motto of Haryana Hawks, one of the chosen 10 teams at the Match Indian Poker League 2018. The team’s mascot clearly states that they have eyes set on the coveted title and glory galore.
Play On PokerBaazi.com
Well, there’s great news for PokerBaazi patrons as well. PokerBaazi brings you a chance to be a part of this amazing one of its kind league. Play the Qualifiers on PokerBaazi.com and win to get selected in the HARYANA HAWKS Team.
The Match Format
Match IPL Qualifier1: This tournament will start at 8.30 PM on 18th March 2018. Entry through deposit code MIPL1 with a deposit of 500.
Match IPL Qualifier2: This tournament will start at 8.30 PM on 19th March 2018. Entry through deposit code MIPL2 with a deposit of 500.
Match IPL Qualifier3: This tournament will start at 8.30 PM on 20th March 2018. Entry through deposit code MIPL3 with a deposit of 500.
Match IPL Qualifier Finale: This tournament will start at 8.30 PM on 21st March 2018. Only the top 15 players from Qualifier 1, Qualifier 2 & Qualifier 3 will be eligible to play this tournament.
The Finale winner will be selected to play for HARYANA HAWKS team in the Match IPL Edition 2 to be held on 31st March at Kolkata.
Following are the prizes that come along with the Qualifier Finale.
Rank1: The Summit 10 LAC GTD on 22nd March, BSS 15 LAC GTD on 25th March and The Endeavour 15 LAC GTD on 27th March
Rank2: The Summit 10 LAC GTD on 22nd March and The Endeavour 15 LAC GTD on 27th March
Rank3: Mini Endeavour 5 LAC GTD on 26th March and Mini Summit 5 LAC GTD on 28th March
The fourth edition of our beloved MoneyMaker also ended with flying colours at dawn, yesterday. The felt saw active participation of players from all around India and needless to say that this initiative by PokerBaazi.com was a grand success like the other times. PokerBaazi.com is very proud to announce the winner of The MoneyMaker 4 - Mr Guruprasad Gupta. He bagged the coveted winner's bracelet and prize money of 30 LAC
Day 7: Manoj ‘killbill’ Pentakota ships PPL Spring’18 Main Event for INR 28.2LAC
The PokerBaazi Premier League concluded yesterday with the Spring’18 Edition. The week-long series marks the first of four such series scheduled for 2018. Indian Poker-Pro Manoj ’killbill’ Pentakota took down the 1Crore Guaranteed Main Event for a whopping INR 28.2LAC! Here’s a look at the action from the Final Day.
Event 37: 1L GTD RE
First up was the 1LAC guaranteed Re-entry event, which roped in 129 entries. ‘kris81n’ took down the event, defeating ‘griezmann’ heads up for a payday of INR 29,920.
Event 38: 3L GTD Deepstack Turbo RE
This 3LAC guaranteed Deepstack Turbo Re-entry Event was next in line and attracted a field of 164. Heads up play saw ‘superchor89’ and ‘TheInternetKid’ battling it out, and it was eventually ‘superchor89’ who came out on top and scored INR 60,750 for his efforts.
Event 39: 1CR GTD MAIN EVENT
The event that everybody had their eyes on- the PPL Spring’18 Edition boasted a Main Event with a guaranteed prize pool of INR 1Crore! 471 players took part in the event, utilizing an additional 253 re-entries. Eight and a half hours is what it took to crown our champion – Manoj ‘killbill’ Pentakota. He defeated ‘schemer’ heads up for a life-changing amount of INR 28,23,600. Runner-up received INR 16.01L. The Final table also featured names like ‘kornkid’ (5th), ‘Sidddhu’ (6th) and ‘Killersam’ (8th).
Event 40: 25L GTD RE
Event 40 featured 25L in guaranteed prize pool and roped in 208 players. ‘Acesheart’ took down the event, defeating ‘Sidddhu’ heads up for INR 4,87,500. Second place received a payday of INR 3,62,500.
Event 42: Hangover 2L GTD RE
The trademark Hangover Event concluded the series, and promised INR 2L in guaranteed prize money. ‘kallolbecs’ took down the event defeating ‘floatfish’ heads up for a payday of INR 52,580.
Congratulations to all the winners of Day 7!
Stay tuned as we announce the Leaderboard Winners of the PPL Spring’18 Edition and PPL Fantasy League. Find the details in the links below:
PPL Spring’18 Leaderboard: https://www.pokerbaazi.com/ppl-leaderboard
PPL Fantasy League Leaderboard: https://www.pokerbaazi.com/ppl-fantasy-leaderboard
Day 6: PPL Spring’18
Day 6 of the PokerBaazi Premier League concluded yesterday, leaving today- the Final day - to settle any pending scores. Here are the updated-s from yesterday’s action:
Event 31: 2L GTD Deepstack Turbo
The Day kicked off with Event 21 – A 2LAC guaranteed Deepstack Turbo Event. 136 entrant took part in the event utilizing an additional 136 re-entries. ‘bml2012’ was the last man standing after defeating ‘gangajal’ heads up for the win and a score of INR 42,840.
Event 32: 1L GTD R+A
Next up was the 1LAC guaranteed Rebuy/Add-on event. It attracted 118 entries along with 140 rebuys, and it was eventually ‘Ykm1994’ who came out on top of the field, defeating ‘griezmann’ heads up for a payday of INR 22,000.
Event 33: 3L GTD RE
A 3LAC guaranteed Re-entry event, Event 33 roped in a field of 98 along with 96 re-entries. Heads up play saw ‘DADDY101’ defeat ‘MrRobot’ for the win and a payday of INR 72,000.
Event 34: 5L GTD Megastack FO
This 5LAC guaranteed Megastack Freezeout event was the next in line, and attracted 153 entries. ‘tani07’ came out on top of the field, defeating ‘callmenow’ in the heads up battle and earning himself a payday of INR 1,01,250.
Event 35: 15L GTD ME Warm-Up
The featured event of the day was the 15LAC guaranteed Main Event Warm-Up. The event roped in 148 entrants along with 111 Re-entries. Exactly 7 hours later, it was ‘murderer90’ and ‘sunit’ that were left in the event, with ‘murderer90’ eventually taking down the event for a hefty payday of INR 3,15,000.
Event 36: 2L GTD 6-max Turbo R+A
The last event of the day was a 2LAC guaranteed 6-max Turbo Rebuy/Add-on event. 108 players took part in the event, utilizing an additional 191 rebuys. Heads up saw ‘TiltDaddy’ and ‘Zedd’ battling it out, with the former eventually emerging victorious scoring INR 53,856.
Congratulations to all the Winners of Day 6!
Day 7- the final day of PPL Spring’18 Edition kicks off today at 2pm. Headlining the day is the much awaited featured event of the Series- a 1CRORE guaranteed Main Event, scheduled for 4:00pm.
The complete schedule of the PPL Spring’18 is available here: https://www.pokerbaazi.com/ppl#ppl
Today also marks the final day to score some points for the Player and Fantasy League Leaderboard.
Day 6 Leaderboard: https://www.pokerbaazi.com/ppl-leaderboard
Day 6 Fantasy League Leaderboard: https://www.pokerbaazi.com/ppl-fantasy-leaderboard
Good luck for Day 7 Baazigars!
Day 5: PPL Spring’18
The PokerBaazi Premier League Spring’18 Edition concluded its fifth Day with Events 25 through to 30. Here’s how the Day unfolded:
Event 25: 1L GTD R+A
The Day kicked off with Event 25 – a 1LAC guaranteed Rebuy/Add-on event. It saw 118 entrants along with 193 rebuys. Heads up saw ‘jeeven’ defeat ‘flippp’ for the win and a payday of INR 22,000.
Event 26: 3L GTD 6-max RE
Next up was the 3LAC guaranteed 6-max Re-entry event, which roped in 95 entries along with 84 re-entries. It was eventually ‘criminal_mind’ who took down the event, beating ‘abhishek081190’ Heads up for a sweet payday of INR 72,000.
Event 27: 4L GTD FO
The 4LAC guaranteed Freeze-out Event was next in line and attracted a field of 130 players. After over 5 hours of play, heads up saw ‘VJS2807’ and ‘Lucid’ battling it out, with the former coming out on top and winning a prize of INR 88,000 for his efforts.
Event 28: 2.5L GTD R+A
Event 28 was a 2.5LAC guaranteed Rebuy/Add-on event. 95 players took part in the event, utilizing a total of 158 rebuys. ‘qazxsw2’ came out on top of the field, defeating ‘agent080’ heads up for a score of INR 60,000.
Event 29: 50L GTD 6-max HighRoller
The big one of the Day, Event 29 marked the featured Event – a 50LAC guaranteed 6-max Highroller event. 118 of the biggest names in Indian poker took part in this event, utilizing a total of 49 re-entries. It was none other than recent WSOP bracelet winner Aditya ‘gangajal’ Sushant who took down the event, defeating ‘Sara24’ Heads up for the title and a mammoth Payday of INR 11,00,000. Second place was rewarded INR 8,25,000.
Event 30: The BIG 10 (5RE)
The final event of the day was the Big 10 – a 10LAC guaranteed Re-entry event. Over 6 and a half hours of play was what it took to crown the winner – ‘fsociety’ who defeated ‘AbhishekRathod’ heads up for the win and a payday of INR 2,10,600.
Congratulations to all the Winners of Day 5!
Day 6 of the PPL Spring’18 kicks off at 2:00 pm today and is Headlined by the 15LAC guaranteed Main Event Warm-up, scheduled for 8:00 pm.
The complete schedule of the PPL Spring’18 is available here: https://www.pokerbaazi.com/ppl#ppl
Day 5 Leaderboard: https://www.pokerbaazi.com/ppl-leaderboard
Day 5 Fantasy League Leaderboard: https://www.pokerbaazi.com/ppl-fantasy-leaderboard
Good luck for Day 6 Baazigars!