From Friday, 1 February 2019 to Saturday, 16 March 2019
Guaranteed R55,000 In Cash & FreePlay to be won!
Tournament Period: 1 Feb to 16 Mar 2019
Qualifying Rounds: 1 February – 10 March 2019
Semi-Finals and Grand Final: 16 March 2019
How to enter & Draw Mechanics:
The exciting Roulette Knockout - takes place at Goldfields casino with a guaranteed first prize of R30,000 in Cash and R2,000 in FreePlay, The Roulette Knockout gives you the chance to win your share of R55, 000 in Cash & FreePlay!
Qualifying rounds take place daily from 1 Feb to 10 March between 12h00 – 21h00
R100 cash buy-in gets you one entry and you can enter as many times as you like during the casino qualifying rounds. (Points can be redeemed for entries at registration.)
At the end of the qualifying period the top 14 players with the highest chip winnings, from a single buy-in, will automatically qualify to attend the final round.
Final Round will take place on 16 March 2019
Only persons over the age of 18 may participate. Any person who is currently refused entry to the casino or who is self-excluded prior to or during the tournament may not participate and will be disqualified.
The tournament is divided into qualifying stages and final knockout stages. The top 14 highest scores from the leader board qualification round will compete in the final Knockout heats, which will be hosted at Goldfields.
Entry to each qualification round of the tournament is by way of cash buy-in of R10 (cash chips and plaques will also be accepted) or point redemption for the same amount for which colour and/or tournament and/or No Cash Value chips (“chips”) will be issued. Players may re-enter as many times as they wish by way of re-buys provided that the re-buys are for different rounds.
Each chip will represent an unredeemable rand value of R10 for purposes of determining winners and ranking of players. These chips have no cash value and it cannot be redeemed for value in any form, or used to place bets at live games.
R10 table limits apply to all heats. R200 maximum on the number, R100 minimum on outside chances in multiples of R100, R5000 maximum on even money chances and R2500 on columns and dozens. No call bets will be accepted.
Players play for themselves, monies may not be pooled or transferred to other players. All chips must be returned to the respective table float at the end of each competition session.
No Proxies will be allowed prior to the Final Knockout Heats.
Chips are to be kept on the Table in a visible manner at all times.
Chip “winning” from one competition / knockout session will not be carried over to any other competition session.
Designated and demarcated operational tables and/or tournament tables will be utilised for the tournament. Live games will not be offered at the affected operational tables during tournament sessions, however live games may resume at these tables when it is not being utilised for tournament purposes.
All monies received from buy-ins will be distributed into the prize pool.
Participants do not earn Rewards Programme points during tournament play.
During the specific stages or qualification rounds a reasonable period will be given for the placement of bets however during later stages, specific time periods may be applied.
Up to and including the quarter finals, the player must play every spin.
After the quarter finals, a player must play every spin however, in the event that there is 1 remaining player with at least 1 chip, and the spins are not completed, the remaining player will not be required to play any further spins and will be declared the automatic winner of the round. Chip “winnings” from one competition / knockout session will not be carried over to any other competition session.
Registration and participation at the Final Knockout Heats shall be in accordance with dates and times that will be advertised through the casino marketing medium. Late entries shall not be accepted.
Participants or proxies, where relevant, who are not present at the actual start of the respective session will forfeit their seats without any re-funds. MC will announce the allocated times, which may differ during the various stages of the tournament.
Should there be an allocated bet placing time limit; bets are to be placed during the allocated time for each spin.
Should there be tied scores and there is a need for a spin off i.e. progressing to the next round or determining a position a Dealer will spin the roulette ball in the wheel for the affected participants in alphabetical order of their surnames. The participant with the higher number (zero being a low number) will gain the higher position and the sequence will follow on respectively. The ranking order will be adjusted accordingly. In the event the same number is spun for more than one participant, the dealer will re-spin assigning the number spun alphabetically should there be a need.
Where the applicable score was earned by the play of a Proxy, the proxy name will continue to be used until the spinoff is completed.
Should participants be eligible for more than one seat in any of the final Knockout stages, they may elect representatives, who may not be co-participants in any of the respective stages, to participate in respect of the additional seats. The nominated representatives will be required to play without any coercion and/or input/strategy from the nominating participants concerned.
Should a “NO SPIN” be declared by the Tournament Director whilst a rotational marker is being used, bets will not be changed and the ball will be re-spun.
In the event that a time limit to place bets is relevant, such bets may not be adjusted once the participants time limit has expired or they have indicated they have finished betting , when the rotational marker that is being utilised for betting sequence has moved on to the next participant.
Whilst every reasonable effort will be taken to ensure the accurate recording of rankings/scores, the onus shall remain with participants to ensure that their rankings/scores are correct at all times. The casino reserves the right to make the necessary corrections as soon as it becomes aware of any founded discrepancies, which corrections could change the rankings/scores of participants and allocation of prizes.
Tournament Director’s decision (or a Management Representative thereof) will be deemed as final and no correspondence will be entered into.