April 17, 2016
The Earth Poker Tour has signed a offer to husband or wife with India’s key on the web poker network Adda52.com, and Nick Petrangelo has picked up a side occasion victory at the WPT Seminole Really hard Rock Poker Showdown.
The Earth Poker Tour (WPT) proceeds their worldwide assault on the poker marketplace with a multi-calendar year global manufacturer licensing arrangement with India’s most well-liked on the web poker manufacturer Adda52.com.
Established in 2011, Adda52.com – a subsidiary of the on the web gaming portal Gaussian Networks Pvt. Ltd. – at present offers a group of more than 800,000 players. The phrases of the offer will hand Adda52 the legal rights to showcase WPT programming and leverage the manufacturer name. You will also see Indian players qualifying for the WPT gatherings by way of their on the web satellite qualifiers.
Anuj Gupta, Founder, and CEO of Adda52.com believes poker in India is in the midst of a growth and that the ‘association with the Earth Poker Tour comes at a pretty critical time,’ in the place.
You have to bow down to the strategic planners at the WPT. They have a person of the strongest reside tours in the most card insane place in the globe, and they now have affiliations in the two populous nations in the globe. The WPT was obtained by the Chinese Goliath Ourgame Global Holdings for $35m back again in June. A offer that has specified them the freedom to increase into India.
During a modern job interview with PokerNews, WPT CEO Adam Pliska referred to as the offer with Ourgame a ‘wonderful blessing’, and mentioned it gave him and his group the capacity to ‘have fun and truly enjoy with the manufacturer.’ Ourgame has more than five hundred million registered customers on their Chinese platform and sent 800 qualifiers to the WPT’s modern occasion in Sanya.
The WPT are not by yourself in seeing likely in the second most stuffed place in the globe. In January 2015, PokerStars produced a foray into India’s poker marketplace when they chose Aditya Agarwal to be the very first member of PokerStars Team Pro India, and at the transform of the calendar year Europe’s most profitable reside event player, Sam Trickett, signed up as an ambassador for the India-struggling with on the web poker network Starpoker.in.
Nick Petrangelo Wins WPT Seminole Really hard Rock Poker Showdown Aspect Celebration
Nick Petrangelo has won his very first title of 2016. The Earth Series of Poker (WSOP), bracelet holder, took down the $two,two hundred No-Limit Hold’em 8-Max at the WPT Seminole Really hard Rock Poker Showdown.
The occasion attracted 191 entrants, ensuring that the $two hundred,000 guarantee was overwhelmed by $182,000. Petrangelo picked up the $93,208 very first prize just after defeating Kou Vang in heads-up motion.
European Poker Tour (EPT) Winner Niall Farrell, previous WSOP bracelet winner Anthony Spinella, and World wide Poker League (GPL) San Francisco Team Manager Faraz Jaka also produced the ultimate table.
Petrangelo is no stranger to WPT results. In December, he concluded runner-up to Fedor Holz in the WPT Alpha8 Las Vegas occasion getting house more than a million bucks.
Closing Table Final results
1. Nick Petrangelo – $93,208
two. Kou Vang – $53,480
three. David Malka – $39,728
4. Matt Affleck – $29,032
5. Faraz Jaka – $22,920
6. Aaron Massey – $sixteen,999
seven. Niall Farrell – $13,370
8. Tyler Patterson – $10,123
nine. Anthony Spinella – $seven,640