organized the second edition of its niche Super High Roller Series

Goa: India’s online poker giant organized the second edition of Deltin Poker Tournament (DPT) Colossus Super High Roller (SHR) 2019 premium 4 day poker tournament in Goa from 02nd to 05th May, 2019 at India’s biggest floating casino Deltin Royale. The tournament attracted some of the biggest international players in the Indian sub-continent and showcased the best of poker practices and skills by the players. It also provided opportunity for the poker minds to outdo each other with their strategy and skills to win the mega prize pool of INR 1 Crore in the main event.

Aditya Agarwal won this year’s DPT Colossus Super High Roller series and took home massive INR­­­­31.0 lacs as prize money. Undoubtedly, he was extremely excited to have come all the way to Goa and having won this prestigious tournament. The tournament also featured Adda52 PROs Minissha Lamba and Kunal Patni along with other respected names from poker industry in India. Apart from Aditya, there were 06 more players who won cash prizes too.

This event has become a platform for poker enthusiasts to exchange ideas, enhance their skills along with learning and developing strategies for winning poker tournaments. The tournament commenced with a two-day DPT Colossus INR 50K Warm Up on 2nd May, which featured 1 re-entry and a starting stack of 40K and a prize pool of INR 33.00 lacs. The series concluded with the INR 25K Bounty, a 2-day event with 2 re-entries that featured 20K as starting stack and a prize pool of INR 10.25 lacs.

The poker circuit in India has grown extensively in the past couple of years. Speaking about the growth of poker in India, Mohit Agarwal, CEO & Co- Founder of said, “Different editions of DPT are run throughout the year and with every edition, we see a rise in the number of participants from all over the country. Popularity of poker is visible in both live and online formats. Just to give an example, recently conducted an online National Poker Championship which saw a whopping 4000+ entries - highest ever in any online tournament. The game is growing, and our endeavor is always to reach out to more and more poker enthusiasts with interesting gaming formats.”

2019 will be an important year for the poker industry, in terms of both online and offline poker events. The country shall see the development of the game as a conventional mind game, played by almost all sections of the society – be it men, women, businessmen, celebrities and so on. Throwing some light on the future plan of Adda52, Mohit added, “The aim of our team is to transform the landscape of the online gaming Industry and the way Indians play Poker. We plan to make extensive investments to continue to remain a leader in the category and to deliver the best gaming experience to our users.”

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