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Chris Gayle becomes Adda52’s brand ambassador

Legendary West Indies cricketer Chris Gayle has signed up with online poker website Adda52 to be its new brand ambassador. As Adda52’s mascot, Gayle will be promoting the online poker website through various media and offline channels, including on social media.

Commenting on the association, Mohit Agarwal, co-founder of Adda52 said, “We are excited to have Chris as our brand ambassador as this will go a long way in improving the awareness of our brand and the game overall. Moreover, this will also help the people relate more with poker and re-emphasize the fact that Poker is a skill-based game which offers fun & thrill at the same time. We are the poker pioneers in India and look forward to many more users on Adda52’s award-winning platform.”

In a press release,  Gayle commented,  “I’m really glad to be a part of Adda52! I have been playing recreationally poker for a while now. I have a special relationship with the people of India. Adda52’s name is synonymous with online poker in India – it was an immediate yes from my side. It’s amazing to see the growing passion for poker in India and I would love to be a part of this journey.”

To highlight the collaboration, Adda52 has launched a ‘Gaylestorm’ poker tournament that will take place on 5th August, 2018. The tournament, which has a buy-in of Rs. 2500 will have a guaranteed Rs. 50 lakhs prizepool.

Gayle, who is known to be one of the most colourful and popular cricketers, plays in the Kings XI Punjab franchisee in the Indian Premier League (IPL). He is an avid poker player and recently participated in the Deltin Poker Tournament (DPT) Colossus High Roller Poker tournament in April, 2018.

As per of his association with Adda52, it is understood that Gayle will also be participating in future editions of DPT in Goa. He will also be promoting Delta Corp’s new fantasy sports platform, LeagueAdda.

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Chris Gayle to be the brand ambassador of DPT Colossus high roller poker tournament

Leading online poker website Adda52 has announced that star cricketer Chris Gayle will be the brand ambassador for the super high roller Deltin Poker Tournament (DPT) Colossus that will be held at the Deltin Royale Casino in Goa from 26th-29th April, 2018.

It is understood that Gayle will promote the DPT Colossus event and will also play the Rs. 2 lakh buy-in at Deltin Royale on 27th April.

The Caribbean superstar, who has played over 400 international games for West Indies and is currently representing Kings XI Punjab team in the Indian Premier League (IPL), is known to be an avid poker player and has played poker at various casinos.

Expressing excitement at Gayle’s presence in DPT, Anuj Gupta, CEO and founder of Adda52 noted, “We are very happy to have Chris Gayle playing the DPT Colossus in Goa. Can’t wait to see who knocks him out!”

Challenging participants to beat him in the tournament, Gayle commented, “The storm hits DPT Colossus in Goa! Am I seeing you at DPT Colossus?”

DPT is the bi-monthly poker tournament hosted by Delta Corp and Adda52 at the Deltin Royale casino in Goa. The DPT Colossus is a special high roller tournament that will have an estimated prize pool of over Rs. 2 crores. Five separate events will be hosted during the four day period, where players can participate in any or all of the tournament, which have buy-ins ranging from Rs. 20,000 to Rs. 2 lakhs.