24 July 2014

Everyone’s favorite game of chance gets an event worthy of its status as Galaxy Macau hosts the richest, biggest baccarat tournament in town –

with total prizes worth HK$41 millio

Do you have the skills to be the “World Master of Baccarat”? Now’s your chance to prove it at Galaxy Macau™, the place where fortune smiles, because Macau’s home of “World Class, Asian Heart” events and hospitality has announced it will host the biggest world-class tournament in town for Asia’s most popular table game.

The “World Baccarat Master of Macau” Tournament will be held at the resort’s opulent gaming floor from July 2014 to April 2015 – a nine-month extravaganza that will establish the best of the best, once and for all. At stake is a total purse of more than HK$41 million, making this the richest competition of its kind in Macau.

The event will officially kick off on 24 July, and the best part is that it’s easy to enter. Places are available for Galaxy Privilege Club (GPC) members with just 10 Privilege Points, making it simple even for those who are not GPC members to sign up and qualify quickly. GPC Pavilion members enjoy free monthly entries.

The “World Baccarat Master of Macau” features monthly giveaways of HK$3.6 million. Each month, Galaxy Macau will host a four-day event, including three days of qualifying and one day for the quarterfinals, semifinals and finals. Daily winners earn HK$300,000 in cash, and monthly winners take home a cool HK$1 million. Then, the winners from each month will be invited back to play in the Master Championship Tournament, with the ultimate winner claiming an additional HK$5 million in cash and a Master Champion Ring specially designed by luxury jeweler Luk Fook Jewellery, fashioned from 18K white gold and set with over 100 brilliant diamonds. 

The tournament will kick off with a gala opening event on 24 July. During tournament days each month, a special themed menu will be tailor-made to players to take them into the exclusive gourmet tour. .

Don’t miss all the great baccarat action that’s in store at The New Palace of Asia! For more information, please visit or call +853 8883 3333.