9stacks, online poker platform has announced the signing of cricketer Suresh Raina as its Brand Ambassador. The partnership will see the cricketer in the brand’s upcoming campaigns and promote 9stacks through various engagement activities.
Founded by Sudhir Kamath, Pratik Kumar & Rishab Mathur in 2017, 9stacks is an Indian online poker platform. The company states that they have 350,000 users.
Pratik Kumar, Co-founder, 9stacks says, “Suresh Raina is an inspiration to millions of Indians. His skill as a sportsperson is a result of years of practice, passion, understanding of the game and hard-work and this skill has made him win many matches for India and become the champion that he is”. Pratik further added “Poker is a mind sport, and like any other sport requires skill, hours of practice, studying, mathematics and strategy to master the game. We are delighted to associate with Suresh Raina who can be a true ambassador of the game and promote poker as a mind sport to a wider audience”.
Suresh Raina said, “During the lockdown, we all learned a lot of new things and I for one picked up playing poker online on 9stacks. It’s a fun game of skill that makes you think and apply numerous strategies to win. I looked at all other platforms in the market but I can confidently say that 9stacks stands out as the best platform amongst all. I am thoroughly excited now to associate with the 9stacks poker platform and look forward to working closely with the brand in the coming months”.
We have seen a good momentum in Indian online gaming industry in the recent times. More collaborations can be expected from the industry going forward.