Black Opal Baccarat Tournament


And a share of R1 million cash is up for grabs when you play and earn tables points in our Black Opal Baccarat Tournament.

14 May to 2 October 2021

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 R2.5 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 2 – 3 October 2021 and a chance at winning R1.5 million in cash?

Register at any of the participating casinos: GrandWest, Sun City, Time Square, Sibaya, Carnival City or Boardwalk and play Tables!

Earn points on Tables to battle your way up the leaderboard from 14 May to midnight on 13 June 2021. The top Tables points earners from each casino will then proceed to the property knockout heats at participating casinos on 4 and/or 18 September 2021.

The 52 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. COVID-19 protocols will be in place, with only four players competing at a time.

Player, Banker, or Tie? Choose well, because a R1.5 million grand prize and the bragging rights that come with being inaugural Black Opal champion awaits!

Earning Period

14 May - 13 June
Register and play at any participating Sun International casino.

Property Heats

4 – 18 September
Winner of property heat gets a chance to go to the Grand Finale.

Grand Finale

2 - 3 October
Winner walks away from Carnival City with a cool R1.5 million!

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