Shilpa Shetty, Cricket Legend Shane Warne and a Host of Additional Stars Signs Endorsement Deal to for Celebritygames.in Online Poker Site in India
Come September 15th the online poker market in India will expand with the launch of new poker site said to be endorsed by celebrities only. The new Celebritygames.in will make its debut as the first online poker room to offer real money poker. A couple of the celebrities that are said to be included in the endorsement deal are Big Brother winner Shilpa Shetty and Cricket Legend Shane Warne.
The new online poker room will fall under two companies and will be operated by an enterprise that was founded and created by Raj Kundra, a wealthy British entrepreneur. Celebrities will actually be sitting down at the tables and playing as themselves. This special feature should appeal to the online poker market in India.
There are other celebrities included in the deal namely, actors Harman Baweja, Shahid Kapoor, Minissha Lamba and former cricketer Rohan Gavaskar. The new site will offer real money poker play as well as videos of celebrities giving tips to newbie players and more.
One of the celebrity endorsements is a former 888Poker Ambassador, Shilpa Shetty who is one of the key players with this deal. She is Kundra’s wife and is well-known throughout the UK for claiming the Celebrity Big Brother 5 title back in 2007.
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