PokerHigh is hosting an online Texas Hold ‘em Lawyer’s tournament called the “Justice Mudgal Texas Hold ‘Em Championship” on 15th September 2019 and have committed to donate 100% of the profits generated for a social cause to a legal charity.
Texas Hold ‘Em is the most popular variant of the mind sport of poker, and is taught at leading national; international institutes including MIT & IIMK. The skill set one requires to become good at it primarily includes knowledge of psychology, statistics, probability & strategy. In the Indian context, it has been picking up steam as the go-to mind sport for people belonging to intellectual domains such as law.
Lawyers/Law students can play for free in the daily qualifying tournaments at 7 PM and low entry tournament with an entry fee of Rs. 500 for the main event on 15th September.
The total prize pool for the tournament is capped at Rs. 2 lakhs with the first place winner receiving Rs. 1 lakh and the Justice Mudgal championship trophy.