Bollywood actress Minissha Lamba who stays away from a long time becomes first celebrity professional poker player in India.
Yes, Minissha Lamba has become the first celebrity professional poker player in India and has now been signed by a Poker website for a forthcoming tournament.
The actress, who has reportedly been playing the sport for the last seven years, has made appearances in many poker tournaments in Goa and has been part of Indian Poker Championship and Deltin Poker Tournament, among others. Now she will be going to the US for the same.
Reportedly, Minissha will be flying to Las Vegas to play the WPT 500 Aria Poker tournament.
“The website has not just provided the players with a great platform to showcase their skills and grow ,but also encouraged people to understand poker as a game of skill. I will also expecting to take my gaming skills to the next level with the training provided,” the actress was quoted as saying.
Known for films like Yahaan, Bachna Ae Haseeno, Bheja Fry 2 among others, Minissha Lamba was seen in the controversial reality show Bigg Boss in its eighth season.