Poker Sports League on Tuesday said that OTT platform Voot will offer the video streaming services to Poker Sports League Season 4 as an official streaming partner.
This year’s league is in a Phygital format, and the streaming began on 29 March 2022. Through this association, the viewers will get to enjoy the live streaming of the entire league on Voot.
Pranav Bagai, CEO and Founder said, “We are thrilled to partner again this year with VOOT for our upcoming season. As our majority of the audience is tech-savvy and shifting towards OTT platforms to consume various modes of entertainment, partnering with VOOT for streaming was a prudent option. Through this association, we endeavour to provide our users with the finest experience of poker possible.”
This season, a special focus was given to upcoming qualifiers along with key pro-players, with high investment biddings and significant retainers which made this season more exciting. The season’s selection ceremony saw six teams representing six different Indian provinces, namely Delhi Czars, Deccan Aces, Goan Nuts, Gujarat Falcons, Mumbai Anchors, and Kolkata Kings. A total of 36 qualifiers, 12 pro-players are going to be a part of this season. In addition to these, it has 6 spots for women and 6 for substitutes.
Bagai added, “Given the substantial shift in content consumption to digital platforms in India, and the dynamicity of the Indian online poker industry, we decided to reach a wider audience and encourage them to play in every season. Our partnership with VOOT will screen an exclusive behind-the-scenes reality show “Poker Mantra” in addition to the live streaming of the league.
PSL Season 4 has kickstarted from March 29 and will go on till April 13 with 6-7 matches every week all streaming virtually on Voot. Deltin Royale and Adda 52 have been announced as venue partners and online partners respectively. The season finale will be hosted live on-ground from April 20 -24 2022, for the first time ever since the pandemic.
Chanpreet Arora, Head – AVOD (Voot), Viacom18 Digital Ventures said, “At Voot, we strive to ink partnerships that add value to our platform, and we are thrilled to once again partner with Poker Sports League. Through this partnership, Voot’s appeal to the young audiences will create a strong fan base for Poker in India and will provide us with an opportunity to captivate poker enthusiasts and provide them with a rewarding experience.”