Terms & Conditions
- National Poker Series will be live from 3rd March till 24th March 2024 and will comprise of various Tournaments during the Event.
- All Tournaments will begin promptly at the scheduled time stated in the Tournament Lobby. We reserve the right to delay or cancel a Tournament without prior notice. In case a user is registered, and the Tournament gets cancelled, the Buy-in amount will be refunded to the user.
- Seats are assigned at random. Seat changes are not permitted.
- Prizes will be awarded as stated in the Tournament Lobby, except when a deal is made, or the Tournament is cancelled.
- The prize structure is Dynamic and keeps on changing as more users enter the Tournament until registration has closed and the rebuy and/or add-on period is over. In case of multi flight Tournaments, prize structure is visible after all the flights/qualifiers have ended. In case of multi flight events, all the users who qualify for the final get a prize.
- If two or more users are eliminated on the same hand, the user with more chips at the start of the hand finishes higher than a player with fewer chips.
- To be eligible to rebuy in a rebuy Tournament, a user must have the funds available in their account. Funds currently in play in other games shall not be available.
- Important information about each Tournament, including the blind structure, length of rounds, rebuy and break information, can be found by selecting the Tournament in the Tournament Lobby. We reserve the right to change the parameters of any Tournament at any time without prior notice.
- Tickets won through a contest, satellite, rewards, Deposit codes or any other promotion for a particular tournament cannot be exchanged for another tournament and are non-refundable. Multiple satellite wins will be automatically refunded as withdrawable chips.
- A user can be disqualified from the promotions and their winnings can be blocked if they are found guilty of any misconduct or fraudulent activities including but not limited to multi-accounting, chip dumping etc. or in any manner whatsoever found to be in violation of the PokerBaazi policies. The final decision on such disqualification shall be with PokerBaazi, in its sole discretion.
- You understand and acknowledge that once a game/Tournament has commenced, not being able to play due to slow internet connections, faulty hardware, internet connection failure, low computer configuration or for some other reason are not attributable to us and the same do not entitle you to refund of the entry fee you may have paid for participation.
- In case of multi flight events, if a user qualifies for day 2 from more than one qualifier, the qualification with the highest chip count will be considered and rest will be cancelled.
- PokerBaazi and National Poker Series reserves the right to change these terms and conditions without prior notice.
- By taking part in this promotion, you agree to allow PokerBaazi, National Poker Series and their media partners to share your name, username, images, etc. to social media and third-party media channels.
- By taking part in this promotion, you agree and acknowledge that you shall not indulge in any activity(s) that results in defamation or disparagement of PokerBaazi, in any way, or form.
- You understand and agree that if you win Leaderboard Packages, you may be required by PokerBaazi to participate in promotional activities organized by PokerBaazi, such as providing an interview or a testimonial, with your name, likenesses, images, in such manner as maybe reasonably determined by PokerBaazi and you agree to make yourself available for such Promotional Material. You waive any right to inspect, modify, approve or disapprove the layout, representation, presentation or other aspect of the Promotional Material and understand that such Promotional Material shall unconditionally be the property of PokerBaazi.
- Leaderboard Formula for Series Leaderboard:
Points = 10 * [sqrt(A)/sqrt(B)] * [1+log(C+0.25)]
Where A is the number of entrants, B is the place of finish, and C is the buy-in amount. Leaderboard Prizes will be credited as unused balance.
- Podium Leaderboard Formula:
Weightage of Gold medal is 10 Points, Silver is 5 points and that of Bronze is 2 points. In case of multiple users having the same points in the PODIUM Leaderboard, the criteria used to find Leaderboard winners will be:
->No of gold medals
->No of Silver Medals
->No of Bronze Medals
->No of tournaments cashed
->Total Winnings in the series
- Podium leaderboard winners will be entitled to a refundable Vegas package worth a total of 20 lakhs.
First Place: Package worth 10L which shall cover free economy class flight from any city in India to Las Vegas and tournament entries for the remaining amount.
Second Place: Package worth 7.5L which shall cover free economy class flight from any city in India to Las Vegas and tournament entries for the remaining amount.
Third Place: Package worth 2.5L which shall cover free economy class flight from any city in India to Las Vegas and tournament entries for the remaining amount.
- The amounts paid by PokerBaazi in the Leaderboard Packages set out above shall be subject to deduction of TDS as per applicable rates (i.e., is currently at the rate of 30% of the Leaderboard Package values set out above).
- Any time before 31 March 2025, the winning users can email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to redeem the Leaderboard Packages provided that they inform us at least one month in advance from the proposed date of travel for booking flight and stays. PokerBaazi shall not be liable in the event the winning users fail to redeem the Leaderboard Packages before 31 March 2025.
- Cost of any other expenses not explicitly set out above shall not be borne by PokerBaazi.