Here’s a primer on UMA Poker’s weekly tournaments

Posted On 28 Feb, 2019 0

UMA Poker is one poker company in India that’s been creating ripples in the community. The Delhi-based start-up made some major headlines throughout its run till now and working tirelessly to improve its existing offerings too. Gutshot also did an exclusive interview with Prashray Rai, the company’s CEO, which you can read here.

Along with hosting popular tournaments and series recently like the Freedom Series, UMA Laguna and the latest Lucky Hearts where UMA Poker awarded 10 players with INR 1.5 Lakhs packages to play in the upcoming WSOP in Las Vegas, the company also offers regular feature tournaments with big guarantees through the week.

Here’s a list of their feature tournaments for a week:

  1. Wednesday War
  2. Thursday Thunder
  3. Friday Chops
  4. Saturday Shuffle
  5. Sunday Hangover

UMA Poker’s feature tournaments run between Wednesday and Sunday. Wednesday War, the first in the list, features a mid-range guarantee of INR 4 Lakhs for a buy-in of INR 990. Players can even use the code “UMAWED” to avail a ticket for a minimum INR 5k deposit.

Next in line is Thursday Thunder, where the week takes a dip in the guarantee by a Lakh, for a buy-in of INR 1,650. Here too, players can earn a free ticket with “UMATHU” code for a minimum deposit of INR 7.5k. Friday Chops, UMA Poker’s next feature tournament has a guarantee of INR 5 Lakhs and the buy-in of this is set at INR 2,200. “UMAFRI” code can get you a free ticket in this one too, for INR 10k deposits and above. Here, the guarantees take a surge for the rest of the week.

Saturday’s feature tournament, Saturday Shuffle has even more in guaranteed prize pool – INR 7 Lakhs, for INR 3,300 buy-in. Players just have to deposit INR 15k or above using “UMASAT” to avail a free ticket in this one. Sunday Hangover is the biggest weekly feature tournament of UMA Poker which has a massive guarantee of INR 12 Lakhs for a buy-in of INR 4,400. “UMASUN” is the code for you to get a free ticket into this event, for a minimum deposit of INR 20k.

If you are looking for a poker binge and want to play all 5 UMA Poker feature tournaments, depositing INR 50k or above will get you just that, tickets to all the above tournaments for the week, saving a further INR 7.5k.

Today’s UMA Poker feature tournament will be the Thursday Thunder INR 3 Lakhs, and if you don’t have an UMA account, sign-up using the code "GUTSHOT100" to get a 50% deposit bonus on your first deposit. Keep reading for more such news from the Indian poker community as well as from around the world.

Do you have an account on Uma Poker? You wouldn’t want to miss out on their registration and deposit bonuses, including INR 200 FREE for every new user. To avail this, sign-up HERE using code “GUTSHOT100”. Also, read our online poker rooms section, to know about the biggest and best poker rooms in the country.

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