The Spartan Super Series (SSS) magic was hard to resist, especially on the weekends. Last weekend was not just about taking a break from the mundane chores of everyday life but, it was about winning and winning BIG! Therefore, poker players from across the country made sure they didn’t let this opportunity pass by.
Here’s a quick highlight of how the Spartans spent their weekend minting moolahs at their favourite show- The Spartan Super Series aka SSS.
The Events This Week
Event #31 took place on the final day of Day 6 of SSS attracting 249 entries in total. 36 places got paid with a minimum cash of INR 3,250 however, it was ‘3betshove’ who claimed the winner’s title. The prize money of INR 1,00,000 was awarded to the winner who fought against ace players like Anirban ‘pokernoob’ Das and former title-holder ‘invinciblewolf’. In the heads-up, ‘3betshove’ clashed with ‘99ayka99’ to take down the title, leaving the latter as runner-up for INR 70,000.
Event #33 on Sunday got its winner in ‘crazy11’ who bagged a prize money of INR 57,500. Tagged with a 250k GTD, this event summoned a field of 177 entries. Top 24 players got paid with a minimum cash of INR 2500. Clashing in the heads-up against ‘rakeshguru’, ‘crazy11’ bagged the first prize while the latter took home a decent prize of INR 38,625 for 2nd place.
Event #34– One of the most sought-after events of The Spartan Poker- also known as Big Daddy, came with a guarantee of INR 10 Lakh GTD. And, as if that wasn’t enough, an INR 30,000 Goa package was bestowed upon the winner. 861 entries made into the fray to claim the coveted prize package but, it was one and only ‘bigbang5759’ who made history. ‘bigbang5759’ beat ‘bugsbunny08’ to claim the first prize of INR 1,81,000. The INR 1,100 buy-in tournament paid out top 72 places with at least INR 3,500.
The Big Ones
Event #36– The Sunday Super Stack title worth INR 25 lakh GTD went to ‘zapdos1234’ who walked away with a prize money of INR 7,37,100. The INR 5,500 buy-in tournament gathered a massive field of 567 entries surpassing the guarantee by INR 3.35. As a result, top 50 players got paid a minimum cash of INR 14,175.
Event #35– The SSS Main Event that brought along Spartan’s flagship tournament- The Millionaire 1 Cr GTD. The INR 7,700 buy-in tournament kicked off with a massive field of 1,271 entries only to crown Abhishek Jaiswal aka ‘allout1’ as the winner. Jaiswal took home a jaw-dropping first prize of INR 25,00,000 followed by ‘darkfish’ who finished runner-up for an impressive INR 15,00,000.
The SSS Effect
Looks like, the SSS served its purpose- 7 days of non-stop poker-thrill and rewards galore. Congratulations to all the participants and winners who made it possible with their overwhelming response!