With upwards of 1000 entries in the April edition of DPT, the scenario of poker in India has drastically changed. The Deltin Poker Tournament is set to return this week. The tournament is slated to run from 19th -24th July and is to be held aboard the luxurious Deltin Royale Casino, Goa. The online satellites have already begun from 20th June and the first event is set to begin on 20th July
Team India had a successful stint at the World Series of Poker, winning two bracelets in the process. On the back of this impressive display at the Mecca of Poker, several Indians will be looking forward to taking part in the poker tournament at Goa.
Here is a list of the events on schedule,
|Tournament Name||15K Kickoff||75K High Roller||35K Main Event||Ladies Event||15K Bounty||15K PLO|
|Date||20th Jul |
Thu @ 7 PM
|21st Jul |
Fri @ 6 PM (Day1)
Sat @ 3 PM (Day2)
|22nd Jul |
Sat @ 7 PM (Day 1)
Sun @ 3 PM(Day 2)
|23rd Jul |
Sun @ 5 PM
|23rd Jul, Sun @ 7 PM||24th Jul, Monday @ 7 PM|
|Type||1 Re-entry||Freeze-out||Freeze-out||Freeze-out||1 Re-Entry||2 Re-Entry|
|Guaranteed||INR 20 Lac||INR 80 Lac||INR 70 Lac||INR 10 Lac||INR 10 Lac|
|Buy-in||INR 15K||INR 75K||INR 35K||INR 10K||INR 15K||INR 15K|
|Starting Stack||10,000 (200BB)||30,000 (300BB)||15,000 (300BB)||10,000 (200BB)||10,000 (200BB)||10,000 (200BB)|
|Late Reg/Re-entry||Till the end of 1st Break||Till the end of 2nd Break||Till the end of 1st Break||Till the end of 1st Break||Till the end of 1st Break||Till the end of 1st Break|
The World Poker Tour India edition has successfully concluded and has been regarded by many as a trailblazing event for poker in India
The Casino Deltin Royale is currently playing host to the inaugural WPT India, a tournament which has so far attracted many enthusiasts of poker in India.
Fans of poker in India can rejoice in the fact that Team India is performing splendidly at the series.