The Spartan Poker’s IPC Awards A Huge Success With A Mix of Poker, Bollywood and Glamour!

The first edition of the India Poker Championship (IPC) Awards hosted by India’s leading poker gaming portal, The Spartan Poker, on 9th September witnessed a grand success in Bangalore. The first of its kind poker awards ceremony was held at Sheraton Grand in the Garden City on Saturday, 9th September 2017. Recognizing excellence in the poker industry, The Spartan Poker felicitated 72 poker players across 6 different categories in the presence of eminent Bollywood actor Emraan Hashmi and popular standup comic Naveen Richards.

The Awards were given based on the players’ winning participation in various tournaments; Emraan Hashmi and the Directors of The Spartan Poker from the poker industry felicitated the winners in leading categories at the function.

Expressing his excitement on the success of the first edition of the IPC Awards, Amin Rozani, MD & Co-founder of The Spartan Poker said, “Hosting the India Poker Championship Awards was truly an exciting experience for us. It feels great to see the poker industry together and under one roof. The idea behind the IPC awards was to felicitate the amazing talents and contributions of poker players. We hope to continue hosting the awards every year to shed light on it as a skill-developing and mind sharpening sport as well as to encourage all the poker players across the country to continue contributing to this industry.”

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Amin Rozani – MD & CEO of The Spartan Poker

Expressing his views on the association, Actor Emraan Hashmi said, “I am honored to be here at the first edition of the India Poker Championship Awards, among these talented poker players and this industry’s veterans like Amin Rozani, Peter Abraham, Rajeev Kanjani and Sameer Rattonsey. By recognizing the efforts and skills of these poker players, I feel The Spartan Poker created a great platform for players across the nation.”

Amin Rozani (L) and Emraan Hashmi (R) taking questions

About The Spartan Poker: is India’s leading & most-trustworthy online Poker gaming portal. It is an India centric online gaming hub that aims to bring the sophistication and quality of a world-class online gaming platform to gaming enthusiasts in India. With a vast variety of Poker tournaments, offers and game offerings,, founded by Poker Badshah, Amin Rozani, in 2014, has become the hotspot for Poker aficionados across India. offers unmatched technology, software and service to online Poker enthusiasts across the country. The online Poker gaming portal is recognized among patrons and Poker lovers alike as the trustworthiest online gaming portal in India as the portal operates under the highest standards with regards to payments, transaction management, customer support, etc. It is India’s first card room to offer a rake-based online poker model.

The payment and transactions management infrastructure at is specifically built keeping in mind the unique needs of Indian players. To ensure completely fair gameplay, the portal has certified their software by Australian lab called iTech Labssuch that all game events that are meant to be random would be entirely random

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