UMA Poker is one of the companies in the online poker industry in India which has been stepping up its game and is gradually finding its way to the top of the game. The Kolkata-based company, led by two friends Mrinal Dev Bajaj and Prashray Rai, is one of the budding ventures in poker that offers exciting high-stakes tournaments and series to its respectable player-base.
December 2018 was a phenomenal month in UMA Poker’s nascent career. They have promised to give away a total of INR 1.7 Crores in cash prizes during the month. They started the month by hosting Launchpad 4.0 on 1st Dec having INR 10 Lakhs GTD. Next on the list was a staggering INR 30 Lakhs GTD Holiday Hangover tournament. After plenty of successful events in between, some touching INR 15 Lakhs GTD, the platform will see two more events being hosted today and tomorrow, 30th December.
Tomorrow’s tournament on UMA Poker (sign-up using code “GUTSHOT100”) will be very high-stakes affair with adrenaline-pumping action and jaw-dropping prizes to be witnessed. UMA Laguna INR 30 Lakhs GTD for a buy-in of INR 7,700 is expected to attract a plethora of pros and well-known players from across the country. This iill be one of their prestigious events to top off the year. Players who deposit minimum of INR 40K using “UMALAG” code will earn a free ticket to this event.
One player, Vinay Choudhry, made a cash out of INR 2.1 Lakhs in Holiday Hangover tournament without paying a single dime for it. He had won a contest hosted by UMA Poker on one of the reputed Facebook groups, where he won the ticket. Such stories surely make the experience more enjoyable and UMA Poker is doing such stuff very regularly these days, so kudos to them.
Gutshot also just recently had a one-on-one with Prashray Rai, one of the founders of UMA Poker, and their team is looking at the larger picture, Rai commenting, “UMA Poker is currently working on an amalgamation of poker and 3-Patti and other card games which will be coming up with our new game called ‘Try Omaha’ that is not offered anywhere else. Expect this to be there on our platform soon.” Read the entire interview here.
Keep reading GutshotMagazine.com for similar tournament announcements, promotions and general poker news 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 free tickets to their daily ‘Fishpool’ tournament for new users. 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.