Thrill Poker Network Launches Its Flagship Site – Thrillpoker.com Amidst Exciting Tourney Action
01/29/2014

Thrill Poker Network has launched its website: Thrillpoker.com, emerging as the newest entrant in India’s online poker market.

Online PR News – 29-January-2014 – Gurgaon, Haryana – Thrill Poker Network has launched its website: Thrillpoker.com, emerging as the newest entrant in India’s online poker market. Boasting top of the line instant play software (no painful downloads required here), playable on all platforms (Windows, Mac, iOS and Android), Thrill endeavours to bring to poker enthusiasts in India the same level of competitive gaming, user interface, and network performance as is accessible to players globally.

“We all know that Poker is a growing market in India today, with a lot of potential, and the key lies in accessibility: Bringing well designed, well planned and secure gaming to your fingertips. We wanted to introduce a platform that could be accessed instantly and from anywhere, on an iPad mini or a Galaxy Tab or a good old Mac or PC!” said Aditya Oberoi, Director, Mirch Entertainment Private Ltd. “We’ve tied up with multiple banking partners to make this experience safe, convenient and easy for our customers, and will soon activate multiple Indian wallets as well”

As part of its launch events, Thrill Poker Network has announced the Thrill Poker Tournament 2014, in collaboration with World Rummy Tournament. As associate sponsors of WRT 2014, their tournament is scheduled to be hosted for 3 days from 9th to 11th March on board the luxurious Star Cruise Libra on its trip from Penang to Phuket, via Krabi, and back. “The idea is to provide a platform for poker enthusiasts in India to test their mettle in a world-class tournament with a sizeable prize pool. This is some serious tourney action for those who are game, along with Sit n’ Gos across the three days on board the cruise, guaranteed to provide plenty of poker entertainment to those on board”, said Oberoi.

The 3 day tournament has a minimum guaranteed prize pool of Rs. 45 Lakhs to be split between the top 3 players, with potential increases to the prize pool based on subsequent re-buys during tourney play. The No Limit Hold ’Em tournament is to be played for 3-5 hours each day on all three days.

Gautam Thawani, Marketing Head, World Rummy Tournament, said, “We are very excited to partner with Thrill Poker on a dedicated tournament for Poker enthusiasts in India. This will be a great platform for poker players across the country to test their skills and win big.”

The entry fee of Rs. 1,50,000 per person includes an initial buy-in of 35,000 chips, return airfare from various destinations to Kuala Lampur, transfers to and from Penang, visas with travel insurance, accommodation, meals, beverages, world class entertainment, and recreational activities on board the cruise, for what promises to be an experience of a lifetime. Participants are required to make an initial deposit of Rs. 35,000 and the remainder closer to tournament dates.

Registrations are being done on first-come-first-served basis, and only 48 seats are available. Interested applicants are requested to write to info@thrillpoker.com or call the Thrill Poker helpline at 18002008900 (India Toll Free), for an immediate response.

More details on the tournament and Sit n’ Go structures and formats are available at the Thrill Poker website: http://www.thrillpoker.com/tournaments.