Following on from the success of its “India Poker Legend” tournament during August 2011, The Shark is glad to announce the highly anticipated next tournament to be held from 25th – 29th January 2012 at Casino Royale, Goa. With over INR 50 Lakhs Guaranteed during the event, this provides poker players an amazing opportunity to travel to Goa during the Republic day weekend.
The five-day poker festival has added 2 new events, a 3k buy-in 2X turbo re-buy to allow players wanting to try their hand at poker in a casino the opportunity to do so and a high rollers invitational only event.
January 25th (Wed) - 9pm 3k 2X Turbo Re-buy (Rake Free)
January 26th (Thu) - 9pm 5k Double Rebuy + Add on (5 LAKHS GUARANTEED)
January 27th (Fri) - 9pm 15k Freezeout (7.5 LAKHS GUARANTEED)
January 28th (Sat) - 4pm 10k Super satellite to main event (4 SEATS GUARANTEED)
January 28th (Sat) - 9pm 100k Freezeout - MAIN EVENT - (40 LAKHS GUARANTEED)
January 29th (Sun) - 6pm Main Event Final Table
January 29th (Sun) - 9pm 300k Invitation Only High Rollers Event
The organizers are offering an early bird bonus for players registering for the 100K No Limit Hold’em Freezeout including free accommodation for 2 nights. Please contact the organizers for details.
In addition, The Shark is announcing their "Players of the Year" (PsOY) awards, which will be awarded to the top 3 players on the basis of only 4 tournaments to be held in 2012:
- 1st POY: INR 3 Lakhs
- 2nd POY: INR 2 Lakhs
- 3rd POY: INR 1 Lakh
IPL Tournaments in 2012
- 25th Jan - 29th Jan
- 4th Apr - 8th Apr
- 18th Jul - 22nd Jul
- 26th Sep - 30th Sep
The organizers see India as an emerging, but fast growing poker market and believe that with the entry of APT, India will become a regular stop on the Asian Poker Circuit and other global brands are looking at Indian Poker market in a very serious way.
To register for the tourney or for further information on the above, please log onto theshark.in or by calling Pranav Bagai +91-9818206165, +91-11-46512064.