The ongoing Macau Poker Cup (MPC) 27 has been an exciting series for followers of poker in India with our challengers already earning two titles. Paawan Bansal won the first Spadie this series just a few days ago and now Nishant Sharma has clinched the second.
Event #10: HK$3,000 NLH event
The HK$3,000 buy-in NLH event witnessed India`s Nishant Sharma grabbing the second Spadie for the country when he survived the 120 runners in the event on Wednesday.
Sharma bested Malaysia’s Ming Ken Thoo after a heads-up deal was agreed upon and though Thoo took home a bigger chunk of the prize money, Sharma got the India it`s second Spadie this year.
Final Table Results (HKD)
1. Nishant Sharma - HK$65,900
2. Ming Ken Thoo - HK$74,000
3. Kang-Feng Lien - HK$37,700
4. Dakota Leath Anderson - HK$29,900
5. Jiaping Zhou - HK$23,600
6. Fan Fang - HK$20,380
7. Takeshi Sasaki - HK$17,200
8. Hongbin Zeng - HK$14,100
9. Li Chun Wang - HK$11,000
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.