The PokerStars Winter Series will soon arrive in India with a guaranteed prize of pool 1.48 crore rupees.
The event which is popular with the main PokerStars.com brand will be hosted for the very first time at PokerStars.in and is expected to draw in thousands of Indian online poker players who will want a crack at the whopping guaranteed prize pool.
PokerStars Winter Series
The PokerStars Winter Series is scheduled to begin on December 16 and end on December 24. Over a period of nine days packed with intense and exciting poker action, PokerStars.in will organize 37 live poker tournaments along with a number of special promotions. The biggest event of the PokerStars Winter Series is its Main Event which has a buy-in of 7,700 rupees and a guaranteed prize of 35,00,000 lakhs. It is scheduled for 19:00 IST on December 23.
Some of the other highlights of the Winter Series include the Sunday Special Edition with a guaranteed prize of 20,00,000 lakh rupees which will be played on December 16 and an EPT Sochi Main Event Qualifier, which will be played on December 24.
Special Promotions On Offer
The special promotions that PokerStars has designed for the Winter Series will give Indian poker who have a limited bankroll a chance to win seats to the PokerStars Winter Series events absolutely free of charge. Players who are successful with these special promotions will be able to take a crack at the 1.65 crore rupeesguaranteed prize pool at the Winter Series.
Throughout the event, players can participate in daily freerolls to win free tickets worth a total of 2,50,000 rupees. The player who finishes first in these freerolls will win Winter Series tickets.
In addition, players who input the bonus code WINTER and deposit at least 30,000 rupees before 18:59 IST on Dec 23 will get a free ticket to the Winter Series Main Event. If players input the code FREEROLL and deposit at least 1,500 rupees before 20:30 IST on Dec 22, they will win a free ticket to the Main Event Depositors’ Freeroll, which will be played at 20:30 IST on Dec 22.
Players who do not win any prize during the Winter Series will receive Second Chance Freeroll tickets so that they can win satellite tickets and entry tickets. These freerolls will be played from Dec 17 – 22 at 18:30 IST and on Dec 23 at 14:30 IST.
If players participate in a minimum of three Winter Series tournaments, they stand the chance of winning tickets to the `7,50,000 guaranteed Winter Series Wrap Up Freeroll, which will be played at 21:00 IST on Dec 24. To find out more information, do visit the PokerStars India website.