One of the most notable names in poker, Paawan Bansal has had a successful outing in the Macau Poker Cup, after coming close to taking down his second title at the series.
Event 23: $1,500 Flipout
The HK$1,500 Flipout event with unlimited re-entries drew a massive field of 500 entries that generated a HK$654,750 prize-pool. Paawan Bansal came very close to grabbing his second title but fell short.
Bansal concurred to a heads-up deal with rival Mian Wei and earned HK$71,624 for his efforts. Fellow countryman Ronak Jatin Vyas also finished in the final table, placing eighth for HK$15,800.
Final Table Results (HKD)
1. Mian Wei - HK$84,076
2. Paawan Bansal - HK$71,624
3. Xingbiao Zhu - HK$42,000
4. Parham Gilvaee - HK$33,200
5. Bobby Zhang - HK$26,200
6. Wing Cheong Chong - HK$22,700
7. Andy Xueyan Li - HK$19,260
8. Ronak Jatin Vyas - HK$15,800
9. Masahiro Marumoto - HK$12,300
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.
Prominent poker pro Kunal Patni’s sublime form continues in poker tournaments abroad
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.