Ankit Jajodia Claimed His Career First Live Title in DPT Xpress ₹15K Main Event

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  • 18 March,2019

The second edition of Deltin Poker Tournament Xpress Sikkim kicked off with a bang by conducting the INR 15K Main Event. After the 5K Burn ‘N’ Turn Event, the Main Event saw a total participation of 64 entries. Among which only the Final Table of 9 survived till the end.

Many familiar faces were seen including Bhola Sharma, Shivam Shukla, Vivek Anant Baskey, Jasdeep Nagpal, Manjit Jajoo, Uttara Mehta, Anant Purohit, Minissha Lamba, Rajeev Sachdeva, Babita Agarwal and Debashis Bal.

It was a Shot Clock for this event, so the game was fast.  Abhishek Sharma leading the FT with 401k chips. Close on his coattails were Sajjan Barnwal (303,000) and Ankit Jajodia (152,000).

The two day long DPTX ₹15K Main Event culminated and outlasting the stiff competition, it was Ankit Jajodia who captured his first- live title. He also posted his career best score of ₹3.25 Lakhs with this win.

Jajodia entered the Main Event final table with third largest stack.  He eliminated Anish Kumar on his way to his heads-up confrontation against Sajjan Barnwal. He fought really hard to win his second DPT title, but unfortunately denied by Jajodia who ultimately emerged victorious.