Black Opal Baccarat Tournament


And a share of R2.5 million in cash and Xtra Play is up for grabs when you earn Tables Points in our tournament.

27 April - 9 July 2023

We are the home of tournaments and Sun International are proud to launch another exciting Black Opal Baccarat tables tournament with a total prize pool of R4 million in cash and prizes. 

Baccarat has been known as the Game of Kings since it was first played in France in the 18th century. With a total prize money of R4 million on offer in our Black Opal Baccarat tournament, you’ll feel like royalty when you come up trumps. The winner will walk away with R1.5 million in cash!

So how do you earn your seat at the Grand Finale at Carnival City from 7 – 9 July 2023 and a chance at winning R1.5 million in cash?

Simply register via the kiosk at any participating casinos: GrandWest, Sun City, Time Square, Sibaya, Carnival City or Boardwalk, and online for SunBet players and play Tables! Should you choose to play at more than one of the participating entities, remember to register at each one.

Earn MVG casino points playing on Tables games to battle  your way up the leaderboard during the earning period. A total of 318 tables players across the participating casinos will have a chance to play for a seat at the grand finale when the top Tables points earners from each casino proceed to the property knockout heats at their casinos.

The 57 finalists will then head to the big showdown at Carnival City, with all the wow and sizzle you’ve come to expect from Sun International’s gaming tournaments.

Only Sun MVG members can participate, so sign up now if you’re not already onboard for great discounts and exclusive offers.

Player, Banker, or Tie?
Choose well, because a R1.5 million grand prize and the bragging rights awaits!

Earning Period

27 April – 28 May
Register and play tables at a participating Sun International casino or online for SunBet players.

Property Heats

2 - 18 June
Winner of property heat gets a chance to go to the Grand Finale.

Grand Finale

7 – 9 July
Carnival City
The winner will bag R1.5 million cash!

How to participate

  • Registration to enter tournament is FREE (No buy-in)
  • Tournament qualification (15 Oct-15 Nov)
  • Unit final (weekend 20 Nov)
  • 48 players will be invited to the Group Final (weekend 27 Nov) at Time Square

Where you can play