Match Indian Poker League

Match Indian Poker League

Play Match Poker against Albi, one of the world’s most advanced poker playing AI bot and stand a chance to play for team India.

Play for fun, proving your skills against friends, colleagues and family, or qualify through to professional live tournaments for a chance to represent India at official International Federation of Match Poker events!


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The Teams

This year’s inaugural sports Match Poker League had teams from 10 cities backed by well-known team owners

Ahmedabad Hearts

Mr Yatin Gupta, a businessman, restaurateur, part globe trotter and passionate poker player, decided to be the owner of 'Ahmedabad Hearts' a poker team in the Match IPL after his successful logistics company, Network Transport Corporation Ltd.

Jaipur Jewels

Jaipur Jewels is owned by a consortium led by the 'Fire and Ice' duo of Agarwal brothers- Aditya aka Bitti and Praveen.

Kolkata Diamonds

Sunny Karira owns the Park Street Privilege Club and is a Poker enthusiast. Apart from his dexterity at bluffing or having a good hand most of the time,

Bangalore Royals

Mr. Gaurav Kapur is a poker enthusiast. His family founded yes bank, India's fourth largest private sector bank.

Delhi Aces

Founded and owned by young and enthusiastic poker loving entrepreneurs from the national capital - the Delhi Aces is a culmination of their enthusiasm for the game.

Mumbai All Stars

Mr. Harman Baweja is an actor, producer, entrepreneur and poker enthusiast. His love for the sport has made him play tournaments from Goa to Vegas over the pas few years.

UP Indians

Janhavee Droliya - A businesswoman & proud mother, Janhavee has setup the international business for one of the top Pen and Stationery companies of India.

Haryana Hawks

Haryana Hawks, true to its mascot, "Hawk", is a fierce team which always aspires to fly higher than ever before and achieve new heights.

Pune Kings

Mr. Manesh & Mr. Moksh Sani are young entrepreneurs & owners of Living Liquidz liquor Retail and into import & distribution along with vineyards.

Match Indian Poker League

Match IPL is an IP jointly owned by Viaan Industries, a BSE listed company, and the International Federation of Match Poker. MIPL stands for Match Indian Poker League, a regulated sports Match Poker tournament, officially sanctioned and backed by both the International Federation of Match Poker and the Indian Federation of Poker


International Federation of Match Poker

The International Federation of Match Poker (IFMP) is the governing body of sports poker, promoting poker and its Match Poker variation as a skill game and a mind sport. Having evolved from its original seven member nations to more than 50 federations, IFMP is now the hub for a thriving world poker community.



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Match Poker is the internationally recognized skill based version of regular Texas Hold’em albeit typically with a pot-limit pre-flop and no-limit post-flop structure.