With the recent celebration of 72nd Indian Independence Day celebration on Wednesday, 15th of August, we tried our hands at selecting the top 5 Indian Poker Player. The list was prepared after close-up research on the winning of the players over the recent years. Poker Indian Group was interested in making a close examination of players from the World’s second most populous country. Things have witnessed a rise with prominent online and live poker players honored by the President and reviews from Dylan Linde after playing in a national league!
After being counted as the richest poker layer, Java makes his way as one of the top poker players in the list of 5. One of the noted poker player and a visible grinder on the modern scene had showcased his skills since 2014 when he broke through a big pot – $450,000. The player also banked an amount of $350,000 cash. He participated in L.A Poker Classic and WSOP Circuit Bicycle. Java continued to showcase a successful result. He played with the term “Javatinii” and had about bagged $450,00 in fistfuls of cash as tracked by PocketFives.
Next in the line is Vivek who has made to rank 1st at India All Time Money List. The best live cash winning counts to $1,424,500 and the total live earning is – $4, 427,667. Vivek plays with the name “Psyduck101”. He was crowned as “World Poker Tour” along with an amount of $1.4 million at Borgata in the year 2008. He also has four other cash winnings worth six-figures.
The 3rd position holder in India All Time Money List, Aditya has a total live winning of $1,035.124 and online cash winning of $763,391. Popularly known as Aditya “Intervention” Agarwal is a reputed individual due to his long-running sponsorship with PokerStars. He is noted for making money in the poker’s biggest events seven times – 2007, 2008, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2018. He has made the best score at – Asia-Pacific Poker Tour Macau Main Event.
“bblackLegend” as the name of the player runs had a live winning amounting to – $208, 600 and bagged an amount of $1,432,846 while playing online games. He holds the rank 16 in India All Time Money List. He secured the third position in World Championship of Online Poker event in the year 2015. However, he is less active in the recent years and has turned his attention towards making the game popular in Mumbai. He is sponsored by Adda52 and is the team mentor/captain for Mumbai Anchors of Poker Sports League.
India All Time Money List rank of Bansal is 4th. The total winning from a live and online game are – $970,825 and $417,156 respectively. Primarily known as “Rossonneri23” on PokerStars. He secured a second place at an event – Macau Poker Cup 26 in the February and second position in PokerStars Championship Macau High Roller with $335,910.