WPT India: Rajnish Kumar Clinches High Roller Event

The World Poker Tour is in full flow at the Deltin Royale Casino in Goa. The ₹100K High Roller Event attracted 148 enthusiasts of poker in India, which ultimately saw Rajnish Kumar walk away with the title along with a smooth payday of ₹36.38 Lakhs.

The heads-up battle between Rajnish Kumar and Rajesh Rajpopat began with the former dominating with a huge lead. The last hand of the event saw Kumar going all-in with Qx Jx leaving Rajpopat to call with pocket nines. Kumar received a straight on the board Kx Qx 10x Ax 10x which saw him win another High Roller title.

Final Table Results (INR)

1. Rajnish Kumar - ₹36,38,000

2. Rajesh Rajpopat - ₹24,49,000

3. Vinay Sk - ₹14,69,000

4. Sumit Sapra - ₹11,54,000

5. Amit Sur - ₹8,75,000

6. Girish Sampath - ₹7,35,000

7. Phanindra Akkina - ₹5,95,000

8. Vaibhav Sharma - ₹5,25,000

9. Sanjay Taneja - ₹4,54,880