Gangtok, 13 Apr:
Team PokerStars Pro, Aditya Agarwal from Darjeeling, finished second at APPT Main Event held in Macau, a press release informs.
Aditya is the first-ever Indian Team Pro, selected to represent his home country by PokerStars.
Aditya, who was officially selected to represent India by PokerStars, the flagship brand of The Stars Group Inc, highlighted his role as ambassador to promote Poker in India. PokerStars is focusing to develop the game of skill in India, promoting the game and inspiring more players to play and enjoy the sport like chess.
“Like other online games and chess, poker has maintained its popularity because it has evolved with time. PokerStars continues this evolution by providing a modern twist on traditional poker that we believe will be exciting to not only poker players, but to a broad spectrum of gamers as well. I want to help promote the game in India and inspire the next generation of players to play and enjoy the sport,” Aditya said.