India’s first-ever virtual poker series concludes on a high note


New Delhi, November 27, 2020.

The enthralling week-long, first-ever virtual poker event, Final Table Series (FTS) successfully concluded on a high note, with great takeaways. The event witnessed over 3800 entries from across the country. Arjun Pasricha emerged as the Main Event winner followed by Shivang Yadav as the runner-up.  


Congratulating the winners and elated at the successful conclusion of FTS 2020, Mr Amin Rozani, Group CEO of Spartan Poker said, “We are absolutely thrilled with the overall response, the first-ever virtual poker event of India went way beyond our expectations with a reflection of the rapid growth and a great response from the players fraternity. A special thanks to all the players and strong poker community for making it possible and taking this to the next level.” 


With an aim to advance and prepare for the next stage, the tournament saw some of the country’s best poker players battle it out for the coveted prize pool of INR 8 Cr. By going #ALLINFORGREATNESS, FTS 2020’s winner Arjun Pasricha takes home a massive pay out of INR 40 lakhs. Pasricha outlasted Shivang Yadav who also bagged a 7-digit score with INR 24 lakhs. Moreover, the main event itself saw an impressive turnout with over 700 entries. 


Celebrating their win at the FTS 2020, Arjun Pasricha said, “I am thankful to the Spartan Poker team for organising such an exciting poker series and giving us all an opportunity to showcase our skills while live streaming. I am looking forward to many such events and opportunities in the future.”  


Keeping the live stream fun and energetic, Maria Ho, one of the best female poker players and award-winning host, along with other co-hosts, dived into the game, providing valuable insights on each players’ gameplay.