Baazigars, buckle up! PokerBaazi Premier League is back to create some oomph. 4 Crore in guaranteed prizes this time in this PPL summer edition. Starting on the 18th of June, this astronomical league would run for 7 days. Additionally, one gets to ride back home on a brand new Harley Davidson bike!

PokerBaazi Premier League is regarded as India’s most prestigious tournament series and is scheduled to have four editions in 2018 with a lucrative yearly Leaderboard. If you think you can skip this one, you might as well rethink for a better. This yearly PPL Leaderboard has prizes worth 25 Lacs and a Harley Davidson for the winner.

Just prior to this, had hosted the Spring edition of PPL in February. The tournament attracted a huge number of participants from all over India. Let’s rewind a bit and look at the winners of these significant events –

1 CRORE GTD MAIN EVENT: Manoj ‘killbill’ Pentakota, one of the best MTT players in the country, was the one to ship the event for a massive INR 28,23,600, defeating  Siddharth ‘schemer’ Karia in the heads-up. The event had 471 entries including 253 re-entries. Interestingly, Pentakota has previously been a ‘Baazigar of the Series’ title winner in the past. This title is awarded to the PPL Leaderboard winner.

50 LAC GTD 6-Max HighRoller: The event had 118 high rollers from across the nation competing in the event. The tournament also attracted 49 re-entries. It was India’s first World Series of Poker bracelet winner, Aditya ‘gangajal’ Sushant, who took down the event after overpowering Sarah24 in the heads-up. He won a whopping INR 11,00,000.

The PokerBaazi Premier League

The PPL Summer 18 edition has a similar format this time, however, the event features greater prize pool. Events like TimeBomb are new introductions and thus, interesting and challenging- exactly what players expect out of a poker tournament. Prizes for the winners are huge and when accompanied by a few opportunities, can provide a significant boost to a player’s career professionally. Also, PPL Summer Edition will include a leaderboard prize worth 10 Lac.


Wait no longer. Check out today for the schedule, buy-in and other queries. Because the main step towards achieving something is the first step itself.

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