The headline event of the 2018’s February edition of the Deltin Poker Tournament is finally in the history books. Perhaps the most uplifting feature of the series is that each segment has crowned a new champion thus far. Putting this event to bed was none other than Dainik Mehta who conquered a 293-strong field to lift the coveted DPT trophy.
Head-ups play was contested between Dainik Mehta and Arjun Arora with the former emerging victorious. The last hand of the tournament saw both players going all-in with Mehta’s Kh, 6h up against Arora’s 5s, 5c. The board ran Qd, Kd, 8d, 6d, 9h crowning Mehta the DPT winner.
Final Table Standings:
1. Dainik Mehta - ₹23,19,680
2. Arjun Arora - ₹15,28,600
3. Avinash Tauro - ₹9,86,200
4. Abhijeet Shetty - ₹7,64,300
5. Aditya Sushant - ₹6,21,300
6. Anil Gulati - ₹4,91,300
7. Manish Jain - ₹3,94,400
8. Asif Asin - ₹3,05,700
9. Asad Nadeem - ₹2,31,700
Prominent poker pro Kunal Patni has been on a hot streak of late. Just last week, Patni finished second place in the WPTDeepStacks Berlin Main Event for $115,368.
The New Year is well and truly on its way with the WPTDeepStacks in Berlin, and followers of poker in India will be glad to know that notable pro Kunal Patni has made it to the final day of the Main Event.
The 28th edition of the Macau Poker Cup is presently underway, and Indian competitors have already made headway at the City of Dreams.