The highlight event of the biggest tournament for poker in India, the Deltin Poker Tournament, recently ended with Haresh Kukreja claiming victory. For his efforts, Kukreja earned ₹18 Lakhs.
Final Table Recap:
The intense heads up match between Mumbai`s Kukreja and Gurgaon’s Varun Iyer ended with the former clinching the DPT Main Event title. The last hand of the Main Event saw both players shoving all-in with Kukreja’s
Final Table Standings (INR)
1. Haresh Kukreja - ₹18,71,000
2. Varun Iyer - ₹11,78,000
3. Romit Advani - ₹8,83,600
4. Prashant Jain Bhutoria - ₹6,93,000
5. Govardhan R - ₹5,19,800
6. Kapil Arora - ₹3,81,200
7. Amit Kumar - ₹2,59,900
8. Mayank Jain - ₹2,07,900
The World Poker Tour India edition has successfully concluded and has been regarded by many as a trailblazing event for poker in India
The Casino Deltin Royale is currently playing host to the inaugural WPT India, a tournament which has so far attracted many enthusiasts of poker in India.
Fans of poker in India can rejoice in the fact that Team India is performing splendidly at the series.