Sat, Jul 29, 2017 | updated 12:50 AM IST to give away INR 2 crore in October

Updated: Sep 30, 2016 11:52 IST to give away INR 2 crore in October
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Sept.30 (ANI-Businesswire India): With the festive season just around the corner, - India's largest poker site, is launching a month long poker fest on the occasion of Dussehra and Diwali. This is the first time that any Indian poker site is providing prizes worth INR 2 crore to online poker players giving them an opportunity to boost their poker bankroll.

Starting from October 1, the site will offer a vast variety of cash games and tournaments catering to the diverse appetite of the Indian players. This online poker fest is set to offer a fine blend of Hold'em and Omaha poker games running round-the-clock with a wide range of buy-ins, formats and guaranteed prize pools to choose from.

On October 2, players can win upto Rs. 5 Lacs in the exclusive promotion of Depositors Roll. Post this, highlighting the main-stream action will be the Dussehra Knockout Series that is scheduled to take place during the Navrataras from October 7-11. This knockout series will cover events with small and high buy-ins ranging from Rs. 250 to Rs. 2000 offering prize pool upto Rs. 5.25 Lacs. Moreover, the players who take 10 bounties each day from October 7-11 will get to win a share from prize pool of Rs. 10 Lac. Added to this, the players can also win Rs. 10,000 bounty for knocking out an Adda52 Live Pro in the Knockout 2 Lac Event on October 11. The next in line is the Grand Hold'em Battle that will run from October 20-23, on the pre Diwali weekend, offering a total prize pool of Rs. 9 Lacs. Both the online series will include poker tourneys in re-entry and bounty formats.

Event Name Date Prize Pool (INR)

Depositors Roll 5 lac

Depositors Freeroll 2-Oct 500,000

Dussehra Knockout

Knockout 25K 7-Oct 25,000

Knockout 50K 8-Oct 50,000

Knockout 1 Lac 9-Oct 100,000

Knockout 1.5 Lac 10-Oct 150,000

Knockout 2 Lac 11-Oct 200,000

Grand Hold'em Battle

Queen Battle 20-Oct 100,000

King Battle 21-Oct 300,000

Ace Battle 22-Oct 400,000

Jack Battle 23-Oct 100,000

Stimulating the poker appetite of a player, is the biggest prize pool tournament - the Diwali Special Millions Series which is scheduled to take place from October 28 - November 3. The event is divided into Mini Millions, Millions Breeze, Adda52 Millions Highroller, Adda52 Millions ME and Millions Showdown. The super satellites for this Rs. 52 Lacs prize pool event will run from October 24-27 for a buy-in of Rs. 3000.

Diwali Special Millions Series Date Prize Pool (INR)

Mini Millions 28-Oct 700,000

Millions Breeze 29-Oct 500,000

Adda52 Millions Highroller 30-Oct 1,500,000

Adda52 Millions ME Day 1 A 31-Oct 2,000,000

Adda52 Millions ME Day 1 B 1-Nov

Adda52 Millions ME Day 2 2-Nov

Millions Showdown 3-Nov 500,000

With a wide range of freerolls, cash games and guaranteed tournaments, this festive season will provide Indian players an opportunity to get wealthier. Players can also take a shot in other bigger prize pool tournaments like Loyalty Boosters, 8 PM Special, 9 PM Special, Mega 10 Prime, Sat 500X, Poker Millionaire Tour, India Online Poker Tour and Weekend Bounty Tournaments.

Players can also pit their skills to win an iPhone 7 and an Apple MacBook Pro laptop. The players can either play satellite event for iPhone 7 Freeroll Tourney that will run across the month or can directly participate in the finale event on October 31. Furthermore, players can showcase their skills in the third edition of Indian Poker League and win guarantee cash prizes worth approx. Rs. 12.37 Lacs and instant bonus of over Rs. 20 Lacs. Players can also get their hands on Rs. 2.5 Lacs by participating in Adda52 Fantasy on Indian Poker League. has always rewarded the top poker talents with huge prizes by running tournaments with massive prize pools. And the month of October is surely a repeat of the excitement and action for the Indian Poker Circuit. (ANI-Businesswire India)

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