Dan Bilzerian's New Poker Website Blitzpoker

The "king of Instagram" and avid poker player launches his new poker brand Blitzpoker in India.

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Blitzpoker is a new brand in the Indian online poker market

BlitzPoker is a new online poker website and client, a brand by "the king of Instagram" himself, Dan Bilzerian.

There at BlitzPoker (not to be confused with Blitz Poker at America’s Cardroom), players will find tournaments and cash games in various formats, including typical Texas Hold'em poker, Omaha Poker, and BlitzPoker's fast-fold variant, Boost Poker. Another interesting variant featured on this site is Open Face Chinese Poker, a form of poker that started to become popular among players only about 10 years ago ad is a relatively new form. Also, to kick things off, plenty of promotions are available on this new site.

In the past 2 years or so, the online poker market has grown enormously in India. India's laws regarding online poker are in a somewhat grey area, and therefore many poker brands have opened up there and found plenty of players eager to enjoy online poker games. One of the biggest of these brands in India is PokerStars, along with other few like Adda52 and Spartan Poker, these few brands own 70% of the market share. Now BlitzPoker also wants to grab a piece of the pie for itself.

About Dan Bilzerian

In case you were living under a rock the past few years, Dan Bilzerian is an actor, poker player, stunt performer, and internet celebrity who shares his extravagant playboy lifestyle on social media and also a very controversial figure, having been involved in controversial stunts, like being arrested for possessing "explosive or incendiary device".

He is also an avid player, famous in the poker world and high-roller circles. While having won only one cash tournament, he is known to play at very high stakes, himself claiming to have won $3.6 million in a cash game. He has recently decided to launch in India his very own new online poker brand, Blitzpoker, with the tagline: "Bigger, Better, Ballsier".

“India continues to be one of the fastest growing markets when it comes to online gaming and online skill games. In the online poker realm, India has shown a lot of promise that has given me the confidence to throw in my chips as well”, said Dan Bilzerian.

As the new site is already highly popular - The live stats show that there were over 2100 players at 270 tables on its first day! - it is expected that it generates way more traffic in the next days and weeks.