Nishant Sharma creates history by becoming the first Indian poker player to reach top 50 at the WSOP Main Event 2018

Ace poker player and #9stacksTeamIndia member Nishant Sharma created history by becoming the only Indian poker player to reach the top 50 ranks at the World Series of Poker Main Event 2018. 

Nishant played a fantastic, patient game , keeping calm and grinding for 12 hours every day. His entry has heralded a very exciting time in the field of poker in India right now. 

Nishant who's been playing professionally for the past 1.5 years, is an inspiration of for all the talented poker players who will now definitely look at taking up poker as a serious professional option. 

Nishant won the trip to Vegas and $10,000 Main Event ticket by crackign the #LFGVegas tournament run by 9stacks. He finished 34th in the tournament and has won a whopping 1.6 crore! He now gears up for the Venetian tournament and has been doing very well.

We spoke to Nishant after the MainEvent for a fun interview about his Vegas experience and here's what he has to say about the roller coaster ride it has been: