Baadshah Gaming Live Tournament (BLT) is the brainchild of long-time poker industry veteran Madhav ‘Maddy’ Gupta, who launching the online poker site Baadshah Gaming in early 2017 and has also managed the poker room at Casino Pride for almost eight years. The inaugural BLT series kicked off from December 7 and ran till December 10, 2017 consisting of four exciting tournaments with an estimated total guarantee of ₹51 Lakhs.
The second edition of the series took off from April 19 to 23, 2018. The rake free edition attracted several Indian and international pros to the five-day long poker festival and generated a total prize pool of a whopping ₹1.25 Crores. The third edition concluded recently onboard the Casino Pride from October 4 to 8, 2018 and crowned its Main Event champion in WSOP bracelet winner Aditya Sushant, who took down his 2nd BLT Main Event title.