There’s a hot poker series currently running at Gauteng’s fabulous MonteCasino, which boasts a prize pool of R15 million!

The Splendido Poker Series will run until Sunday, April 3rd, 2022, which gives you plenty of time to meet your match on the green felt and go for your share of this estimated prize pool.

MonteCasino has partnered with ShuffleUp Poker to present this poker extravaganza to South African poker fans and crowns those who reign victorious

Splendido Poker Series Schedule

  • Satellites will run daily from now until March 23rd.
  • Tournaments will begin on March 24th and run until April 3rd.
  • Check back at MonteCasino to see the times and dates of satellite and tournament schedules.
  • Event buy ins range from R1,000 to R45,000.

Terms and Conditions of Poker Series

  • A 10% buy in and 3% gratuity fee will be charged for all events.
  • Players may re-buy when they are equal to or under starting stack.
  • Double rebuys are available to players when they have no more chips.
  • Double add-ons aren’t available.
  • Silver Seat: R11,000 Main Event Seat + R5K Freeze Out Seat.
  • Golden Seat: R25,000 High Roller Seat + R11K Main Event Seat
  • Super High Roller Satellite: R45,000 Super High Roller Seat.
  • Games begin once there are five players.
  • Initial seats for individual events won at the satellites are not transferable to another player or for cash.
  • A 75% refund will be given at the end of the poker series.
  • If a player wins more than one seat into the same event, the seat can be used as a re-entry/re-buy into that event, transferred to another play at no cost, be used towards other events or kept as a credit for future MonteCasino events. Alternatively, players can get paid out the full value of the seat in cash at the end of the series.
  • All payouts will be made on or before May 23rd, 2022.
  • All MonteCasino Poker rules apply.

ShuffleUp Poker: The Perfect Partner

Tsogo Sun’s leading brick-and-mortar casino has partnered with ShuffleUp Poker for this event. ShuffleUp has hosted prestigious events for over 15 years overseas and in South Africa. It has also run three World Series of Poker Africa (WSOPA) events and no less than 15 World Poker Tour (WPT) tourneys.

Table Games at MonteCasino

MonteCasino is home to unbeatable casino table games and offers players the choice of more than 80 tables across smoking, non-smoking and Salon Prive areas. The most popular games include blackjack, traditional poker, Raise ‘em Poker Xtra Progressive, American roulette, craps and baccarat.

Following a relaxation in COVID-19 restrictions, the MonteCasino Poker Lounge has now reopened and runs daily from 2 pm to 10.30 pm. It offers Texas Hold’em Poker and runs Daily Cash Games of small blinds (R10) and big blinds (R25). Buy ins run from R500 to R12,500.