It was in the latter half of May that online poker site MadOverPoker.com launched their first ever live series called Hysteria Live at Bengaluru’s Tilt Poker room. The series went well for the organisers and that has led them to announce the second edition of this tournament series on 30 June. The venue continues to be the Indiranagar-based Tilt Poker room.
The May edition of this tournament had 148 entries ponying up the INR 4,400 buy-in take surpass the original guarantee of INR 5 Lakhs eventually collecting INR 5.92 Lakhs in the prizepool. From the 18 prize payouts made, the biggest one went to Alireza P who won the tournament and took home first place prize of INR 1.22 Lakhs plus the title.
In a statement released by Amit Kanodia, CEO, MadOverPoker, “We are very humbled to receive a stupendous response from the poker community for the inaugural Hysteria live event. We received a great feedback in regards to the structure and organization of the event. Our team will continue listening to our players and address these issues to cater to the needs of our player community and give them the best experience. In this regard, we plan to double down on Hysteria live product offering and enhance it for greater player satisfaction.”
For their second edition, MadOverPoker will once again offer a 5 Lakh guaranteed prizepool for a buy-in of INR 4,400 in this tournament which follows a re-entry format and will begin at 2:00 pm. Players can look forward to economical ways of entering the tournament by way of live satellites on the day at the venue, starting from 12 pm onwards on 30 June 30 for as little as INR 500.
There are some other attractive offers for players who intend to take part:-
Players can pre-book their seat by depositing the event buy-in of INR 4,400 at MadOverPoker.com using the code ‘HYSBIRD’. Upon successfully doing so, they will receive INR 1,100 as cashback in their MOP account. Offer ends at midnight on 29 June.
This offer allows those players who deposit INR 12,000 using the code ‘HYSLIVE’ to get a free ticket to Hysteria Live Main Event. Another offer gives players the option to deposit INR 20,000 using the code ‘HYSX2’ and this will get them a free entry into Hysteria Live as well the online edition of Hysteria which takes place on Sunday.
Aside from the above mentioned offers, MadOverPoker has announced several bounty programs for MadOverPoker players taking part in the event. The 2-7 Offsuit Bounty gives INR 2,000 bonus money to any player in their MOP user account that wins a hand with 2-7 offsuit.
The Highest Hand of The Tournament gives players a bounty of ?10,000 bonus money. Minimum qualifying hand is Quads.
The Bubble Back bounty offers players ?4,400 back as ‘Bonus Money’ should they bubble the event.
MadOverPoker’s Hysteria 2.0 should have the Benguluru poker fraternity excited about next weekend’s action. We will bring you an update on the winners right here at GutshotMagazine.com.