Matthew Rose Wins A Seat At Roulette Masters National Tournament
An ecstatic Matthew Rose from Newcastle emerged victorious in the Roulette Masters Final tournament at Blackrock Casino on Saturday the 15th of March and will soon be heading to Johannesburg to represent the casino in the National Finals of the countrywide 2014 Tsogo Sun Roulette Masters Tournament when he could be made a millionaire.
Blackrock Casino was one of 13 Tsogo Sun Casinos around the country which hosted qualifying rounds for theRoulette Masters Tournament between mid January and mid March. It is the first nationwide Roulette Tournament that Tsogo Sun has staged.
Matthew was among the top 21 scorers in the local competition who qualified to participate in the unit finals. Scoring the highest, he won an impressive R10 000 in cash and a trip to Gold Reef City for the National Finals on the 29th of March. At the grand nationals, finalists from around the country will compete for the title of Tsogo Sun Roulette Master 2014. There is a guaranteed R1.7million first prize, and a further R700 000 in cash to be shared by the top scorers.
“The Semi Final competition was the culmination of nine weeks of exciting qualifying rounds and stiff competition. We congratulate Mr Rose. Consistently scoring high in the qualifying rounds, and coming first at our Semi Final competition, he has proved to be a worthy candidate for the title of Tsogo Sun’sRoulette Master 2014.
“We look forward to the national finals at the end of the month when someone will walk away with a cool R1.7million in cash. The stakes are high and we wish him luck. Certainly, we are hoping for our representative to take home the big prize.
“We would also like to thank everyone who participated in Blackrock Casino’s tournament. It has been a fast-paced and exciting tournament,” says Veneshrie Chetty, Marketing Manager for Blackrock Casino.
The local leg of the exciting 2014 Tsogo Sun Roulette Masters Tournament came to a thrilling end on Saturday 15 March when the 21 top scorers in the two-month long tournament competed in the Semi Finals at Blackrock Casino. The top seven scorers in the Semis shared R25 000 cash… in prize money, with the top scorer, Matthew Rose, taking home the lion’s share of R10 000.