One of the most open secrets in our country is that people gamble on sports, even though it is illegal. Gamblers and bookies in turn try to improve the odds in their favour by persuading players to “throw” games by under-performing. This is corroding, if not destroying, sports in our ...
February 2, 2019admin
Introduction of the Sports (Online Gaming and Prevention of Fraud) Bill 2018 in the Lok Sabha is a step to maintain integrity in sports, All India Gaming Federation (AIGF) said Sunday. On Friday, Congress MP Shashi Tharoor introduced a bill, seeking setting up of an effective regime to maintain the integrity ...
December 30, 2018admin
All India Gaming Federation (AIGF), the apex Industry body for Policy Advocacy & Regulation for online Gaming in India successfully hosted the recently concluded ‘Pro Series’ on 4th Sept, 2018 at Deltin Royale, Goa. With this event, AIGF has kicked-started a series of initiatives aimed to create awareness about online Skill Gaming in India. The first edition ...
September 7, 2018admin
In a major development, PokerStars India, one of the biggest brands in Poker has come on board as an All India Gaming Federation (AIGF) Member. This further establishes AIGF’s cause of assembling credible and responsible stakeholders from the Gaming industry to create an open and transparent Skill Gaming sector. PokerStars India ...
August 20, 2018admin
AIGF, which is a not-for-profit organization is constantly putting efforts in assembling credible and responsible stakeholders from the Gaming industry to create a structure to the ever growing Gaming industry in India. AIGF will closely work with all its members to develop a regulatory framework that will ascertain all Gaming operators ...
June 22, 2018admin
In a recent development, 9Stacks Poker signed up as a member with All India Gaming Federation (AIGF) thus furthering AIGF’s cause of assembling credible and responsible stakeholders from the Gaming industry to create an open and transparent Skill Gaming sector. AIGF will closely work with 9Stacks and other members to ...
May 7, 2018admin
Woman Leads the Way in Poker This Women’s Day, March 8 – the theme for which is gender equality, Ms. Sethi’s single-handed contribution to a game that is traditionally regarded as a male bastion, is highly noteworthy. She is the first Female Poker player in the country too. The President of the Country, ...
March 8, 2018admin
Legalizing and regulating gambling and betting will not only create employment opportunities for millions of people, but would also help government earn huge revenue from the sector. However, responsibility of ensuring welfare and safeguarding the interests of the vulnerable sections of society should be kept in mind while regularizing betting, they ...
November 10, 2017admin
NEW DELHI: Legal experts, foreign regulators and gaming industry experts came together on Saturday to discuss the challenges and the way ahead for making gaming and betting legal in India. The experts, including chairperson of Law Commission of India Justice B S Chauhan, and politicians and parliamentarians also shared their views ...
November 10, 2017admin
Missing from screen for some time now, Minissha Lamba is busy honing her skills in poker. Minissha, who has been appointed the professional poker player of Adda52.com, India’s largest poker website, started playing poker initially as a modest hobby during one of her vacations with friends. The game’s unpredictability pushed ...
August 21, 2017admin