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So, if you are a poker player, you have a big reason to smile. The World Poker Tournament is all set to return to India for the 4th time. However, like everything else, it has adapted a virtual avatar. Hence, you will get to play the WPT Online India series in one of the most popular sites in India.
Rather than organizing a 7-8 day event that takes place in Goa, they have come up with a virtual series. It is going to be hosted by Adda52, WPT’s India partner. The series comprises 154 events and a guaranteed ₹13.5 Crores between them. It is going to culminate with ₹2.5 Crores GTD Main Event which features 10 flights. It will allow the players to buy-in for ₹11,000.
What’s more, there will be two leaderboards, the ₹10 Lakhs Mini Leaderboard and the ₹125 Lakhs Mega Leaderboard. So, you can expect to land more wins if you are a ranked player.
Adda52 has been working with two brands that run online satellites to the Live WPT India events every year. So, it can be expected that the site will roll out a comprehensive satellite schedule for the coming season, soon.
The full schedule for the first-ever WPT Online India event is all set to come out next week. However, what is known is the series will have 154 events.
Experts have to say that Adda52 has added great value to Love Poker by introducing WPT in India in the year, 2017. It had successive events in 2018 and 2019. WPT India has set a benchmark for a live series.
Unlike a majority of the online series, the WPT Online India is going to have the Player of the Series Leaderboard. This is going to dispense ₹35 lakh cash prizes to the consistent winners.
The Mega Player of the Series Leaderboard is going to offer ₹25 lakhs in prizes. The prize is open to a player who will participate in 29 qualifying tournaments with buy-ins above ₹55,000. The player with the top rank can collect as large as ₹10 lakhs and the POS Trophy.
The Mini Player of the Series promises ₹10 Lakhs as cash prize to the top players. The one who tops the leaderboard is going to walk away with ₹3 lakhs. With this leaderboard, you will get the chance to increase the points through 125 qualifying events.
Players joining Adda52 have increased by 10% since 24th March as per the latest figures. A user’s average spending has increased by 18%. Moreover, the average revenue of users has also increased by 25%.
The increase in traffic shows what the online poker operators have been talking about all this while. In the United Kingdom, the new series of Grosvenor Poker online poker events have exceeded expectations.
The World Poker Tour has set foot in India through the biggest online poker site in India, Adda52. Since then they have hosted 2 consecutive live versions of WPT India along with Casino Deltin Royale. The first WPT India edition was hosted on 7th November 2017.
The year 2018 had been a bigger success. In 2018, the main event was able to create a record of the 697-strong field.
The pandemic has had a considerable impact on live venues such as Deltin Royale and poker event brands that have improvised by moving several live stops to the virtual felts. With WPT Online India, the brand will continue to extend the long-standing alliance with Delta Group and Adda52.