The Increasing Popularity Of Poker In India

In India, the Poker is a growing very fast and becoming popular among different age groups, be it among a bunch of colleagues, a group of college-goers or on the Internet. And this is the reason that India has become the hot target for many poker firms.

Say for e.g. recently PokerBaazi.com, the Indian online poker website made history in early October by launching the tournament ‘The MoneyMaker’ – this was the online poker tournament and it offered the prize pool of INR 1 crore. The tournament created a stir in industry of poker in India, and also stood as a benchmark for the poker tournament. Now, the game is being enjoyed by many.

Looking at the popularity of the event, now the
The company has made the announcement for the second edition of the tournament and its name is ‘The MoneyMaker 2.0’. The tournament will be hosted on the November 26 at 6 PM and it will also be an online tournament and will be played on the PokerBaazi.com gaming client. The game features the guaranteed prize pool of INR 1 crore, and 30 lakhs for the first winner and Rs 20 lakhs for the second winner. The best part among all this that reflects Indians tilt toward the game is that, the tickets for the event is sold out already.

The poker circuit has grown rapidly in the country in the last couple of years, and poker tournament seems to have stolen the limelight. The game has changed its image and now it is considered as a skillful game in India.
It is good news for the international poker community as they are getting a new the market and for Indian as well, as they are close to getting a bigger platform to play poker game.