(Macao, March 26, 2013) – The second Royal Dragon Master Slot tournament came to a successful conclusion at The Venetian® Macao, Sands® Macao and Sands® Cotai Central casinos last weekend, giving away HK$5 million in total prize money to the 30 finalists. Mr. Tu Chih Chun from Taiwan was the lucky winner in the final round Sunday and was awarded a HK$2,800,000 cash prize for his first place finish in the tournament.
Over 500 Sands Rewards Club members took part in Saturday’s qualifying rounds of the competition at the three casinos. Among them, 300 players won a seat each in Sunday’s semi-final round at The Venetian Macao. The top 30 players were able to compete in the final round to claim their portion of the tournament’s cash prize pool of HK$5 million.
Sands Rewards Club members can earn points and enjoy exclusive privileges at Cotai Strip Resorts and at Sands Macao. Members can enjoy a wide variety of rewards, discounts and exclusive invitations to events at The Venetian Macao, The Plaza™ Macao, Sands Cotai Central, Sands Macao, Shoppes, and at entertainment events booked through CotaiTicketing™. Points can also be used on food and beverage, accommodation and Cotai Water Jet ferry tickets, and for privileges such as limited edition souvenir redemptions and exclusive activities. Exclusive benefits and privileges are available for each tier of membership – progressing from Gold to Ruby and Diamond. More information is available at www.sandsrewardsclub.com.
Photo Caption: Mr. Tu Chih Chun (second from right) receives a souvenir cheque commemorating his HK$2.8 million cash prize from Brett Kline, Senior Vice President of Relationship Marketing, Venetian Macau Limited, for Sunday’s first place finish in the Royal Dragon Master Slot tournament at The Venetian Macao. A total of HK$5 million in cash prizes was awarded to the 30 finalists.
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Opened in 2007, The Venetian® Macao-Resort-Hotel is Macao's first integrated resort featuring stunning replicas of the famous canals and architectural icons of Venice, Italy. The Venetian Macao features 3,000 suites, 1.2 million square feet (111,000 square metres) of convention and meeting facilities as well as a 15,000-seat CotaiArena™ designed for world-class sports events and electrifying entertainment. The Venetian Macao is also home to the unique, 1,800-seat luxury Venetian Theatre, hosting the best in international and Chinese entertainment; more than 30 renowned restaurants; MALO CLINIC Health & Wellness; the incredibly fun QUBE indoor playground and more than 300 retailers at Shoppes Grand Canal. Outdoor recreation areas include swimming pools and cabanas and a mini-golf course.