The thrilling poker extravaganza is underway with the Deltin Poker Tournament’s (DPT) July Edition! The series will run until July 24. The opening ₹15K Kickoff tournament that guaranteed a beefy ₹20 lakhs in prize money attracted 243 entries. This is the second edition of the prestigious series for poker in India, with the first one having been completed in April.
The series initially kicked off on July 19 with the 7K Warm Up online event that was scheduled online. Prominent poker player in India Kunal Patni took home the grand prizes ₹3 Lakhs.
Following India’s successful run at the World Series of Poker, several poker players will be eyeing to make a mark in the Goa-based tournament series.
Hosted on board the luxurious Deltin Royale Poker room, the largest casino in the country, afloat Goa’s River Mandovi, the series saw a numerous notables in attendance including Kunal Patni, Celebrity pro Minissha Lamba, Nishant Sharma, defending Main Event winner Mayank Agarwal, Manoj Pentakota, Sharad Rao, Shravan Chhabria, Meherzad Munsaf, Prabhat Mukherjea, Vishal Tulsyan, Rajat Sharma, Devesh Thapar, former Main Event champ Imran Khan, Mani Singh, Gaurav Jain Apaar Gautam and Faiz Alam among others.
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.