Casino Royale in Goa played host to the inaugural India Poker Championship (IPC) in December 2010. Comprised of four events, the series started from December 2 to 5. Three more editions of the series were held in Casino Royale, namely in February, April and June 2011.
After a four-year hiatus, the series returned in January 2015 and was held at the Deltin Royale Poker Room onboard Casino Deltin Royale. Six more editions of the IPC were held in April, June, August, October and November 2015, with the last IPC series taking place from February 24 to 28, 2016.