The champion of 2019 Deltin Poker Tournament ‘s opening event has been crowned.
The 15K Deep Dive NLH event of DPT February 2019 attracted 187 entries in total. Delhi-based Poker pro Nikita Luther successfully outlasted them all and defeated player Parikshit Dhall heads-up to secure the title and gigantic INR 6,80,000 in the top prize money. Dhall has been awarded Rs. 4,55,000 for his second-place finish in the tournament.
Similar to the past editions, the February 2019 edition of DPT -Adda52’s flagship live poker series – proved to be extremely successful as it attracted huge participation of poker fanatics and created massive prize pools across multiple action-packed poker events. The 5-days extravaganza began on 7th and ended on 11th February at Deltin Royale – India’s largest cruise casino anchored on the Mandovi River in Goa. The series featured tournaments in five different categories – 15K Deep Dive NLH, 3-Seat GTD Main Event Satty, Adda52 High Roller 65K, 35K Main Event, and 15K Bounty.
The Final Table
Although Luther entered the final table with the second-biggest stack, the victory was not easy for her. Along with Luther, eight other highly-skilled players started their final table journey with the hope of winning the first place prize.
Final Table Chip Counts
- Ankit Kapoor – 8,65,000
- Nikita Luther – 7,60,000
- Arjun Agrawal – 7,40,000
- Shreyabha Pandey – 5,25,000
- Parikshit Dhall -5,00,000
- Hidangmayum Somesh – 4,65,000
- Rubin Labroo – 3,70,000
- Alok Ranjan – 3,00,000
- Ashraf Ali -1,50,000
Ashraf Ali was the first player to depart from the final table. Alok Ranjan exited the table in 8th place. Luther made Rubin Labroo leave the table at 7th position. Arjun Agrawal ended Hiandmayum Ramesh’s run in 6th place but could not save himself from elimination at the hands of Luther. Shreyabha Pandey became a victim of Parikshit Dhall. Luther ousts Ankit Kapoor in 3rd place and faced Dhall heads-up. She extended her lead with her consistency and exceptional gameplay and eventually managed to take down the title.
The Final Table
Final Table Results
- Nikita Luther Rs. 6,80,000
- Parikshit Dhall Rs. 4,55,000
- Ankit Kapoor Rs. 2,90,000
- Shreyabha Pandey Rs. 2,30,000
- Arjun Agrawal Rs. 1,85,000
- Hidangmayum Somesh Rs. 1,55,000
- Rubin Labroo Rs. 1,25,000
- Alok Ranjan Rs. 1,00,000
- Ashraf Ali Rs. 75,000
DPT February 2019 Results
Here is the list of 1st prizes winners of Deltin Poker tournament series –
15K Deep Dive NLH – Nikita Luther ( Rs. 6,80,000)
Adda52 High Roller 65K – Abhishek Goindi (14,50,000)
35K Main Event – Ankit Kapoor (Rs. 22,50,000)
15K NLH Bounty – Sajjan Barnwal – Rs. 2,30,000