PokerBaazi’s Game Changer tournament wraps up with massive Rs. 3.77 crore prizepool

PokerBaazi, a popular poker website in India, recently hosted its biggest online poker tournament, Game Changer, with an impressive total of 3777 entries and a prize pool of Rs. 3.77 crores. The event, which took place from February 20th to 24th, 2019, had a buy-in of Rs. 11,000 and a guaranteed prize pool of Rs. 2 crores. However, the company announced that the guaranteed prize pool was surpassed within the first two days of the tournament due to the high number of registrations.

The tournament came to a thrilling conclusion, with 29-year-old poker player Prashanth ‘Iveyleague’ Sekar emerging as the victorious winner. Sekar, who is based in Bengaluru, took home an impressive total prize money of Rs. 60 lakhs after two days of intense online poker. Reflecting on his victory, Sekar expressed his disbelief at winning India’s biggest poker tournament organized by PokerBaazi. He had always dreamed of winning the Game Changer tournament and felt that his victory was an indescribable achievement.

Navkiran Singh, the founder and CEO of PokerBaazi, congratulated Sekar on his win and described the tournament as historic for Indian poker players. In a press release, Singh emphasized that Sekar had helped PokerBaazi create history and wished him luck in all his future tournaments. He also praised Game Changer as a testament to the skill and ingenuity of its creators, expressing satisfaction that the tournament had lived up to its vision in every possible way.

The Game Changer tournament on PokerBaazi proved to be a major success and set a new standard for online poker tournaments in India. With a record-breaking number of entries and a significant prize pool, the event showcased the growing popularity and competitiveness of the online poker scene in the country. Sekar’s victory further cemented the significance of Game Changer and solidified his position as one of the top poker players in India.