Aditya Agarwal Gunning to Become First WSOP November Niner from India

Published on 12 July 2015 by Pokerlistings 244

Aditya Agarwal is stacked with just over 100 players remaining in the 2015 WSOP Main Event and if things go his way he could become the first person from India to make the November Nine final table. Agarwal is a poker veteran who's been playing live tournaments all over the world since 2006 and was named the first Indian member of Team PokerStars Pro at the beginning of this year. Agarwal told PokerListings that if he was to make the November Nine it would have a huge effect on poker's growth in India. At the time of the interview Agarwal was guaranteed almost $50,000 but if he can go all the way he could walk away from the final table in November as a world champion with $7.5 million to show for it. Check out the interview to hear Agarwal explain what this run could do for poker in his home country as well as how special this experience is to him.