Adda52.com, the biggest online poker website in India is currently running its ‘Your Ticket to World Poker Tour’ giving Indians the opportunity to qualify for the WPT National China In October. The online poker website is running satellite events all throughout September till October 2nd and the top seven players will qualify for the WPT National China.
Adda52.com is the exclusive partner for the World Poker Tour (WPT) in India and has already sent poker players to a number of WPT events in Rozvadov, Las Vegas and the United Kingdom. The WPT National China will take place for the fifth time at the popular MGM Grand Sanya and run from October 28 till November 3, 2016. This popular WPT tour in Asia will see some of the top poker players travel to China to compete for a guaranteed prize pool of $1.34 million. The buy-in for the WPT China is fixed at $1,500. The WPT China event in previous years have witnessed sold out events and millions of dollars being awarded in prize money.
The satellite events on Adda52.com have been broken down into three levels with buy-ins fixed at 300 rupees. The remaining dates for the step qualifies are scheduled on September 24 and 25; and October 1 and 2. There are also deadline satellites scheduled on these same dates with a buy-in fixed at 750 rupees. The top seven players who qualify via these online satellite events will be awarded with an all inclusive package to WPT National China that includes the buy-in fees, up to 20,000 rupees in accommodation and 50,000 rupees in travel costs.
In a statement, Anuj Gupta, the CEO and founder of Adda52.com said “Our partnership with the World Poker Tour continues to evolve and Adda52.com looks forward to qualifying more and more players to WPT events, including WPT® National China. Our growing relationship with the World Poker Tour allows our players to experience all the WPT has to offer at their world-class events and showcase their skills on an international stage”.
Adda52.com has been responsible for increasing the Indian contingent of poker players at some of the popular WPT events around the world. Adda52.com sent six players to the WPT National UK and a total of 10 players to the WPT events at Rozvadov and the ARIA.
Adda52.com was recently acquired by Delta Corp, the biggest gaming operator in India.