PokerStars Festival Manila, a series that got underway on July 28, has already seen a lot of action. With so many Indians participating in the tourney, fans of poker will have many people to root for.
Headlining the Indian campaign at the Asian series is WSOP bracelet winner Aditya Sushant, who forced his way to the summit in the ₱22,000 Open Face Chinese Pineapple event for ₱227,200 and his very first Spadie!
₱22,000 Open Face Chinese Pineapple
The OFC Pineapple event drew a total field of 18 players generating a total prize pool of ₱349,200 with the top two places making in the money. India’s first ever WSOP bracelet winner Aditya Sushant bested Japan`s Katsushima Shinji to claim his first Spadie trophy and earned ₱227,200 for his top place finish.
Final Table Results (PHP)
1. Aditya Sushant - ₱227,200
2. Katsushima Shinji - ₱122,000
Prominent poker pro Kunal Patni’s sublime form continues in poker tournaments abroad
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.