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The First Instalment Of SunBet Poker Tour Time Square Series 2024 Wrap-Up

The First Instalment Of SunBet Poker Tour Time Square Series 2024 Wrap-Up

The SunBet Poker Tour‘s exhilarating journey at Time Square, Pretoria, has drawn to a close, leaving behind a trail of unforgettable moments and jaw-dropping victories. The series, held through February and March, witnessed an unprecedented display of skill, strategy, and sheer determination from players across the board.

Here’s a roundup of the champions who emerged victorious in the Time Square Series:
– Welcome To Pretoria Winner: Max Deveson took home R165,000 in a thrilling victory.
– BUSINESS PERSON’S INVITATIONAL Winner: Ray Adam entered late to win the prestigious event outright for R1,360,000
– PLO5 With Marc J Winner: Jarred Solomon emerged triumphant with a win of R159,000.
– SUPASTAK1 Winner: Suren Naidoo showcased exceptional skills, securing R103,665.
– Mega Million Winner: Rudolf Fourie claimed the Mega Million title along with R390,000.
– Little Slam Winner: Franco Da Matta clinched R77,532 in a brilliant performance.
– South African Club Championship Winner: Jacobus De Nysschen triumphed with R60,000, while Cardroom seized both the Best-performing club prize of R135,000 and the Best-Dressed prize of R45,000, along with the Team Championship Trophy.
– MJPT Mystery Bounty Cup Winner: Marko Nortje showcased remarkable skills, pocketing R346,000 (including R211,000 in bounties).
– Merwan Corront – R300,000 GTD Bounty Winner
– High Roller Winner: Imran Bhojani secured victory, this time for R713,000.
– SUPASTAK 2 Winner: JP Presant claimed R146,000 with an impressive performance.
– Super Turbo Bounty Winner: Nic Ioannoy grabbed R23,000 along with R13,500 in bounties.
– Main Event Winner: Sugen Singh emerged victorious with a remarkable win of R707,675.

Heartiest congratulations to all players who cashed in events under the R40,000 buy-ins, and events with over 32 entries, as they have earned valuable points on the ‘Race To Sun City’ leaderboard.

The anticipation is building for the R2 Million FREEROLL event taking place at Sun City from 24th April to 5th May 2024! Stay tuned for qualifiers, which will be announced soon on our Facebook and Instagram pages.

The Time Square series was not just a success; it was a triumph! With every guarantee surpassed, over R23 Million was won at Time Square in February and March.

The SunBet Poker Tour team is boiling with excitement for the promising year ahead! With unwavering dedication, we are committed to delivering unparalleled excitement and unforgettable experiences at Sun International properties throughout the year. Our goal? To break records, set new standards, and surpass the biggest guarantees in Africa! Get ready for an electrifying journey filled with thrilling poker action and remarkable moments.

 

Check out all the action-packed photos from the event:

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The SunBet Poker Tour is starting the 2024 Year with a R12 Million Guaranteed series at Time Square

The SunBet Poker Tour is starting the 2024 Year with a R12 Million Guaranteed series at Time Square

The SunBet Poker Tour is starting the 2024 Year with a R12 Million Guaranteed series at Time Square

This year’s series is getting an electrifying boost, expanding from 10 to 12 days (28 February – 10 March 2024), and featuring an array of additional events!

Starting the series with ‘Welcome To PTA’ – an R8k buy-in with a guaranteed prize pool of R500 000!

All the guaranteed events are as follows:
Main Event – R5 Million GTD
Business Persons Invitational – R2 Million GTD
High Roller – R1,5 Million GTD
Mega Million – R1,5 Million GTD
MJPT Mystery Bounty Cup – R1 Million GTD (Includes a R300k Mystery Bounty)
Welcome to PTA – R500k GTD
Supastak 2 – R500k GTD
MAIN EVENT MEGA SATELLITE – 20 Seats GTD (R300k GTD)

The South African Club Championship has been updated to a new SHOOTOUT | FREEZEOUT structure. Teams will enter 9 players per team at R5 000 buy-in per team member – A total of R45 000 to secure your team’s place. Seats will be allocated to ensure a max of 1 team member per table at the start of play.
Dress your team in the most creative uniforms and stand a chance to win R45 000! Plus, showcase exceptional performance, and your team could win an extra R135 000 for the best performance in the tournament!
Email kate@mjpt.co.za to book your spot – Payment secures your team’s entry!

The R1 MILLION GUARANTEED MJPT MYSTERY BOUNTY CUP is a new addition to this series! This will include a minimum guaranteed R300k BIG mystery bounty up for grabs. Take a shot at this ENORMOUS bounty for an R8 000 buy-in.

Player Guide: https://www.monsterjampoker.com/wp-content/uploads/2024/01/SPT-Time-Square-2024-Player-Guide.pdf

Book your discounted accommodation here: https://www.monsterjampoker.com/product/time-square/

The SunBet Poker Tour GrandWest Series Wrap-Up: A Triumph in Cape Town

The SunBet Poker Tour GrandWest Series Wrap-Up: A Triumph in Cape Town

The SunBet Poker Tour’s stop at GrandWest was a resounding success, surpassing expectations and setting new benchmarks in the African poker scene. With each event eclipsing its guarantee, the series not only showcased the escalating talent in the region but also the growing enthusiasm for the sport.

Here’s a rundown of the phenomenal winners who made a mark in this series:

Welcome To Cape Town Winner: Huawei Sun – R215 000.

Big Shot Super Bounty Winner: Ahmed Karrim showed skill and strategy, securing R92 000 plus R80 000 in bounties.

SUPASTAK1 Winner: Clive Kikia claimed R108 000

Ladies Event: Melanie Weisner shone bright with R12 500

Mega Million Winner: International guest – Maxwell Young triumphed with an impressive R720 000

Little Slam Winner: Wesley Wessels took home R90 000

R200k SUPER HIGH ROLLER Winner: Imran Bhojani emerged victorious with a staggering R1 850 000

South African Club Championship Winner: Kelvin Dean won R90 100, with Team Pokerbet 2 and Lions Head sharing the Best-performing club prize of R150 000 and the Team Championship Trophy.

The Hendon Mob Championship – Cape Town Millions: Rachid Amamou claimed R375 560

High Roller Winner: Another win for Rachid Amamou – R800 000

SUPASTAK 2 Winner: Eben Lottering earned R125 000

Super Turbo Bounty Winner: Mike Franken walked away with R26 700 plus R12 000 in bounties.

Main Event Winner: Ahmed Karrim, in a spectacular performance, pocketed R1 050 000.

These victories are not just about the prize money; each player who cashed in a field with more than 32 entries and buy-ins R40k & below has also accrued points on the ‘Race to Sun City’ leaderboard. This sets the stage for the R2 Million FREEROLL happening next year at Sun City from 24th April to 5th May 2024. Stay tuned for the updated leaderboard in the coming days.

What truly set the GrandWest series apart was its ability to smash every set guarantee, a testament to the exceptional participation and the high level of poker showcased.

We extend our heartfelt gratitude to every player, dealer, staff member, CardStream, Sun International, and SunBet for their unwavering support and dedication. This has been another successful year for the SunBet Poker Tour – Africa’s Richest Poker Tour, and it’s all thanks to the collective efforts of everyone involved.

Check out all the action-packed photos from the event:

As we close the chapter on the GrandWest series, we look forward to seeing everyone at the next stop at Time Square from 28 February to 10 March 2024, continuing to write the history of poker in Africa with each shuffle and deal of the deck.

Africa’s Richest Poker Tour’s calendar for 2024 has been set, plan your year ahead on the SunBet Poker Tour:

Time Square: 28 Feb – 10 March

Sun City: 24 April – 5 May

Time Square: 31 July – 11 Aug

Boardwalk: 24 Sept – 29 Sept

Sibaya: 23 Oct – 27 Oct

GrandWest: 20 Nov – 1 Dec

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The SunBet Poker Tour is coming to GrandWest in Cape Town! R10,5 Million GUARANTEED!

The SunBet Poker Tour is coming to GrandWest in Cape Town! R10,5 Million GUARANTEED!

The highly anticipated Cape Town stop of the SunBet Poker Tour is confirmed for 22 November – 3 December 2023.

A massive R10,5 MILLION is GUARANTEED for the series, making this the biggest GUARANTEED prize pool Cape Town has ever seen, more than doubling last year’s R5 million guarantee!

New events have been added alongside the increased guarantees and you can expect more players flying in from around the world to play these events.

The Hendon Mob Championship – CAPE TOWN MILLIONS is a new event brought to you by our partner The Hendon Mob that brings you the largest live poker database. R8 000 buy-in with 3 starting flights and an astounding R1 Million GTD.

The ‘Welcome to CPT’ was a smashing success last year and this time it’s looking to be repeated, this time the guaranteed prize pool is R500k!

All the guaranteed events are as follows:
Welcome to CPT – R500k GTD
Mega Million – R1 Million GTD
Hendon Mob Championship – CAPE TOWN MILLIONS – R1 Million GTD
SUPER HIGH ROLLER – R2 Million GTD
High Roller – R1,5 Millions GTD
Main Event – R4 Million GTD
Supastak 2 – R500k GTD

Some new and exciting events have been added to the schedule this year such as the R200k buy-in SUPER HIGH ROLLER Freezeout which is an open event for anyone who wants to compete against the best of the best.

We’re bringing the South African Club Championship to Cape Town – One of the most fun and popular events that was introduced at the first stop of the year at Time Square. Teams will comprise of 10 players per team & R5 000 buy-in per team member, seats will be allocated to ensure a max of 1 team member per table at the start of play.

Dress your team in the most creative uniforms and stand a chance to win R50 000! Plus, showcase exceptional performance, and your team could secure an amazing R150 000!

There is something for everyone from regular R5k Hyper Turbo Freezeouts to R200k SUPER HIGH ROLLER freezout.

The SunBet Poker Tour & MJPT team can’t wait to see you all there!

Player Guide: bit.ly/GWPlayerGuide

Book your discounted accommodation here: bit.ly/3QrGxbQ

SunBet Poker Tour Boardwalk Series Wrap-Up

SunBet Poker Tour Boardwalk Series Wrap-Up

The SunBet Poker Tour Boardwalk Series concluded with a resounding success with a total prize pool that soared to over R7 Million. This impressive figure shattered the guaranteed prize pool by a whopping R3 million over the course of 11 exhilarating events, displaying a robust participation and competitive spirit that encapsulated the series.

Here’s a glance at the champions who emerged victorious across all of the events:

Mega Million Winner: Giovanni Zanette – R400 000
Little Slam Winner: Rico De Beer – R102 200
SUPASTAK 1 Winner: Rajeev Poonhath – R83 500
FREEROLL: Bennie Dobson – R24 260
BIG SHOT Super Bounty Winner: Rajeev Poonhath again with R129 200 plus R70 000 in bounties
High Roller Winner: Jody Van Wyk – R550 000
5 Card PLO Winner: Marc Joseph – R45 000
R5k Single-Day Event Winner: Jaryd Jardien – R38 800
SUPASTAK 2 Winner: Max Deveson – R125 000
SEMI FREEZE Winner: Gregory Maistry – R25 600
Main Event Winner: Ahmed Karrim – R510 000

The highlight of the series was undoubtedly the SunBet Poker Tour Boardwalk Main Event, which saw an intriguing end with a deal struck between Sean Bloom and Ahmed Karrim. Following the elimination of Marko Nortje, the players went into a short break, after which negotiations led to Ahmed Karrim taking home R510 000 along with the coveted Main Event Bracelet, while Sean Bloom secured R435 000 and the prestigious Boardwalk Main Event Trophy.

Furthermore, congratulations are in order for all players who cashed in the series. Their victories have not only earned them monetarily but have also earned them valuable points on the ‘Race to Sun City’ leaderboard. This enthralling race is all geared up for the R2 Million FREEROLL event set to unfold next year, marking yet another exciting chapter in the SunBet Poker Tour.

With every bet, call, and fold, the SunBet Poker Tour Boardwalk Series has indeed left an indelible mark in the poker community. It has set a riveting precedent for the forthcoming series, amplifying the anticipation for what’s next in the SunBet Poker Tour. The camaraderie, the high-octane competition, and the laudable spirit of sportsmanship exhibited throughout the series have truly made it a memorable event in the poker calendar of 2023.

View all the photos from Boardwalk here:

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