GS Worldwide Entertainment Manages Official Press Meet for India Poker League
by EVENTFAQS Bureau Entertainment | August 14, 2017 | News
GS Worldwide Entertainment India Poker League Shilpa Shetty
On August 9, Raj Kundra, owner of Viaan Industries introduced 8 teams and their respective owners at the India Poker League at a press conference in Mumbai. GS Worldwide Entertainment being the official event execution partner for the Matches of India Poker League, organised the whole event at ITC Maratha, Mumbai where the press conference was called. On this special occasion, Shilpa Shetty unveiled the Team India jersey designed by leading designers, Shantanu & Nikhil.
The winner of IPL (Indian Poker League) will be representing the country at the Poker World Cup. IPL is a skillful variant of the game where the card will be dealt digitally and the teams will be able to play on phones and tablets. The game has been designed to minimize the element of luck and maximize the skill to promote poker in a good light. The players will be against each other fighting for points and no bets will be made in the tournament.
GS Worldwide Entertainment covered the whole press conference which journalists from various media houses witness the launch, and meet the teams and their respective owners.
Ahmedabad Hearts - Yatin Gupta
Bangalore Royals - Gaurav Kapoor
Delhi Aces - Abhishek Khaitan
Goa King's - Sachiin Joshi
Jaipur Jewels - Aditya & Praveen Agarwal
Kolkata Diamonds - Sunny Karira
Mumbai All-stars - Harman Baweja
Pune Knights - Amit Bhardwaj
The new venture, which has been recognised by the International Federation of Poker (IFP), has secured a spot for the Indian team in the Nations Cup, to be held in Oxford, England, in December. This will be the second time an Indian team will feature at an IFP event, after their sixth-place finish at the 2013 Asian Nations Cup in China.
GS Worldwide Entertainment managed the whole press conference which saw journalists from various media houses witness the launch.