India's Thrill Poker Launches Pro Team

India's Thrill Poker Launches Pro Team

Tuesday, 21 April 2015

India remains arguably the poker world's great untapped market but the plates are shifting with a number of new operators appearing on the scene. Among them is Thrill Poker which has just launched an updated software package and the launch of a new team of sponsored pro

The new lineup includes some of India's top poker talent including Sahil ‘Antilog’ Agarwal, Shravan Chhabria, Dhaval Mudgal, Haresh Kukreja, Jasven Saigal and Danish Shaikh.

The newly created Team Thrill is already toasting its first big tournament success after stockbroker turned poker pro Haresh Kukreja took down the opening event at the recent APT Manila festival.

“I’m really happy about the win; it’s one of the biggest moments of my poker career!,” said the 28-year-old Kukreja. “I would also like to congratulate the rest of my team for a deep run at the event. Really proud to be part of Team Thrill.”

Team bosses have high hopes for future success, both in terms of its pro team and spreading the game in the subcontinent.

“We are absolutely elated with Team Thrill’s performance at the events. They are setting an amazing example for people in India with their skills and passion for the sport”, said Vedika Oberoi, Head of Strategy at Thrill Poker Network.

Team Thrill

Tags: Thrill Poker, India