The world of online Poker keeps getting interesting. One such sick poker league is the PPL – which has gotten bigger and bigger with each edition.

PokerBaazi Premier League Special Edition had a terrific showing on Day 1. The league began on April 21st and will be played till April 28th. Day 1 had many exciting events like the multi-flight tourney The Endeavour which boasted a whopping 50 lakhs in prize money and The BSS Superstack with a guaranteed 25 lakhs. Take a part in the action with a closer look at each event and the winners.

PPL #1: Flight 1A The Endeavour (50 Lac GTD)

The first main event of the PPL series saw a whopping 663 participants with 245 re-entries. The flight was played till 10% of the field remained, bringing the survivors to day 2 of the tourney, which will be played on Day 3, April 23rd.

61 players from this flight got a direct entry to the day 2 of the tourney. Here’s how the top 10 winners were stacked at the end of this exciting battle.

 

Player

Chip Count

Sharpshooter

465,551

blastupinside

463,736

rajaji1

388,686

durrrr1310

347,551

Salmon123(4)

329,214

goacartel(2)

304,682

effuno

296,306

siddchat

292,186

thatsosick(2)

283,762

Rehab77

265,432


 

PPL #2: BSS PLO (5 Lac GTD)

The second event of the series was the BSS Pot-Limited Omaha tournament. The tourney had 293 players including 149 re-entries, taking the prize pool up to INR 732,500. Here’s a look at the top 5 players who walked away with a bag full of good ol’ (johnny) cash.

Player

Prize amount

vane_shado

INR 196,310

fish_calling

INR 113,537

durrrr1310

INR 84,237

siddhartha

INR 62,262

13anurag

INR 42,118

 

PPL #3: BSS Superstack (25 Lac GTD)

This battle was fought between a huge field of 615 players (with 296 re-entries. Big whoops to Nishant “nishant177” Sharma who went home, 7 lakhs richer! ). With a buy-in of INR 5,500, here’s a look at how the top 5 winners fared.

Player

Prize Amount

nishant177

INR 784,125

intervntion

INR 445,875

philhermouth

INR 305,962

Benny_gur

INR 222,937

TheInternetKid

INR 153,750

 

PPL #4: BSS Megastack (5 Lac GTD)

This event saw 295 players with 125 re-entries. The top 30 players got to dip their hand in the communal pot, walking away with cash prizes. Here’s what the top 5 won.

Player

Prize Amount

akj290

INR 197,650

Praveenmac

INR 114,312

darulerofall

INR 84,812

Button_Hai_Bro

INR 62,687

abhishek081190

INR 42,406

PPL #5: Flight 1B The Endeavour (50 Lac GTD)

Last, but far from least was the final flight of The Endeavour. 666 players battled this out (304 re-entries), with 62 players making it to Day 2. Here’s a look at the top players.
 

Player

Chip Count

thepokerplayer(2)

423,595

Sidddhu

417,360

Psycorp

391,151

chanakyax

376,672

Ethanhunt

374,804

sokopa

336,935

holdbaby

262,407

angel89

261,309

rohit22rm(3)

251,291

Whispering Shouts will keep a close eye out for the lucky winners and provide stories from this massive league as Day 2 rolls on. Come back here for the best in Poker news, bankroll management, game strategies, rakeback deals and more!

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