New Delhi, January 13, 2021.
India Online Poker Championship (IOPC), one of the biggest and the most awaited online poker series in India is all set to commence from January 14th to January 31st, 2021, offering the biggest prize pool ever for INR 28 Crores with over 100 tournaments for the players. The IOPC has completed nine successful editions so far with each one being bigger than the past.
Raising the bar higher, IOPC 2021 will be creating history as a player can now participate in the championship on all three platforms of Quadnet Poker Network – Spartan Poker, BLITZPOKER, and PokerHigh. Adding galore to the tournament with the biggest GTD ever, the Main Event winner will be honoured with an outstandingly precious Gold and Diamond studded crown. While all IOPC winners will get a prestigious “winner’s badge” with a certificate, hamper, and merchandise. These two weeks will be exciting and intense for all the poker enthusiasts with whooping winning prizes. In addition, India Online Poker Championship has roped in an OTT platform for players to watch the series.
Commenting on the announcement, Mr. Amin Rozani, Group CEO of Quadrific media said, “Online gaming, specifically skill-based game such as poker, has skyrocketed during the last couple of months and to keep the momentum going, we are pleased to announce the schedule of 10th edition of our flagship tournament, India Online Poker Championship with the biggest GTD so far. With an aim to take this globally, we work meticulously to get the best on the desk, as we get a profound number of players participating each year from all over the country. IOPC is definitely a gaming arena where your mind & skills are best put to work and a series that you cannot tend to miss.”
To top it all, winners of the IOPC marquee tournaments including The Millionaire United, The Millionaire Legends, The Crown, Highroller, Super Highroller, PLO Highroller, Leaderboard and IOPC #1, #9 & #28 will make it to The Master’s Table. The winner of the Master table will be declared as The Mastermind.
Participants who have a strong understanding of the game will stand a chance to become the next Poker Champion of India. With each year passing, India Online Poker Championship has become an unmatched online poker series of the country where winning has become a thing among poker players.
The online gaming sector was already at its peak in 2019, however, post the lockdown it has now burgeoned further. In particular, the online poker industry is continuing to grow and has now made its niche in India just like other sports with professional players across the country. Online gaming has given an opportunity to many and has witnessed almost a two-fold growth from $97.2 in 2019 to $174 million in 2020.