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PokerStars.IN has signed in Sharad Rao as the site’s first dedicated Twitch live-streaming ambassador.
PokerStars Announces India’s First Official Twitch Ambassador

Platinum Pass winner Sharad Rao joins Aditya Agarwal and Muskan Sethi to represent PokerStars India.


Spartan announces the return of its marquee online tournament series, the Indian Online Poker Championship.
India’s The Spartan Poker to Return with Another Market-Record Online Tournament Series

Operator will once again create ripples in India with an 11 Crore ($1.58 million) IOPC series in July.


PokerStars.IN continues to expand its game offerings. Variants include heads-up, 6-max knockout, on-demand multi-table tournaments and the ten-handed Fifty50.
PokerStars India Launches Sit & Go Tournaments

Weeks after PokerStars launched 6+ Hold’em in India, the operator brings traditional SNGs to the market.


GGNetwork (GGN), one of the industry’s fastest-growing online poker networks, has confirmed  that Short Deck Poker will likely make its debut on the network…
GG Network Will “Probably” Launch Short Deck Poker in 2019

The stripped deck version of Texas Hold’em continues to surge in popularity as GGNetwork is set to add this action-packed variant to its game offering.


The TV campaign is the first of its kind for the online poker operator. Adda52 wants to appeal to both poker and non-poker players with their advert by showing how poker is much more than building a bank roll.
Adda52 Fires Back at PokerStars With Mainstream TV Marketing Campaign

Not long after PokerStars’ “Nawaz” campaign, India’s top online poker room responds with TV ads of their own that featuring international cricketer Chris Gayle.


The world’s leading online poker giant, PokerStars has announced in a press statement that  6+ Hold’em (the company’s Short Deck Poker game)...
6+ Hold’em MTTs to Debut on PokerStars as SCOOP Side Events

Starting May 17, Short Deck tournaments will become available at PokerStars in both tournaments and Sit & Go formats.


PokerStars launched 6+ in India, following its deployment in the dot-com market and Italy earlier this year.
Short Deck Proliferates Online: Aconcagua, Chico and PokerStars India Roll Out Stripped Version of Hold’em

Variant continues to gain popularity as Connective Games customers add the format and PokerStars brings it to another segregated market.


The world’s leading online poker operator, PokerStars, has announced its third online tournament series in India, INSCOOP.
PokerStars Ups the Ante by Announcing INSCOOP in India

The India Summer Championship of Online Poker features 92 events including a 1 Crore ($143,370) guaranteed Main Event.


PokerStars India recently began its full-scale promotion in the Indian market by signing a renowned Bollywood actor.
PokerStars Leaps Up the Rankings in India Following Bollywood Actor Signing

PokerStars.IN cash game traffic nearly triples following marketing campaign.


PokerStars India has signed Bollywood actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui as brand ambassador, one of the most successful and recognizable stars in the country.
In Major Push into India, PokerStars Signs Bollywood Star as Brand Ambassador

With the signing of Bollywood actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui the company begins airing first-ever poker television commercials in the country—already causing a spike in traffic.


India’s PokerBaazi has set a new record by hosting the country’s biggest online poker tournament in history.
PokerBaazi’s “Game Changer” Creates Record-Breaking Online Tournament Prize Pool in India

Despite carrying an ambitious 2 Crore guarantee, it smashed through it to set the record for largest poker tournament in market history.


Spartan Poker has announced the return of its flagship online MTT series, India Online Poker Championship (IOPC).
India’s Spartan Poker IOPC will Once Again be India’s Biggest Online Tournament Series

India Online Poker Championship (IOPC) boasts over 8.5 Crore ($1.2 Million) guaranteed prize pools across the ten-day festival.


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