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Latest Updates for POKERSTARS MACAU CUP

Postby DM101 » Mon May 12, 2008 1:35 am

Hi kakis, I've got the latest information for this Macau Cup.
Keen parties can start to organise a group and win some titles for this tournament.

The schedule for that May 22-25 weekend is as follows (note all buy-ins in Hong Kong Dollars):

Friday, May 23

4PM Grand Opening of “PokerStars Macau” at Grand Waldo Casino Ceremony & Reception
5PM Cash Games Open
7PM PokerStars Macau Charity Event: China Earthquake Relief
Prizes: 3 x $25,000 HKD APPT Macau Main Event entries (Sept 1-6, 2008)
4 x $10,000 HKD Macau Cup Red Dragon Event entries
5 x $4,000 HKD Macau Cup Blue Dragon Event entries
15 x $1,000 Macau Cup Deep Stack Event entries
Entry: Charitable donation (suggested minimum of $2,000 HKD)
11PM After Party @ The Monkey Bar

Saturday, May 24

1230PM Macau Cup Deep Stack Event - No-Limit Hold'em (large starting bank)
Entry: $1,000 (900+100)
4PM Mega Satellite to Sunday $4,000 (1 in 5 wins a seat)
Entry: $900 (800+100)
8PM Macau Cup Red Dragon Event - No-Limit Hold'em
Entry: $10,000 (9,600+400)

Sunday, May 25

1230PM Macau Cup Blue Dragon Event - No-Limit Hold'em
Entry: $4,000 (3,700+300)
4PM Mega Satellite to APPT Macau
Prizes: 1 in 10 wins a $25,000 Main Event entry. 1 Seat Guaranteed.
Entry: $2,700 (2,500+200)
6PM Macau Cup Charity Event: China Earthquake Relief
Prizes: 1 x $25,000 HKD APPT Macau Main Event entries (Sept 1-6, 2008)
3 x $2,700 HKD Phase 2 APPT Macau Satellite entries
16 x $600 HKD Phase 1 APPT Macau Satellite entries
Entry: Charitable donation (suggested minimum of $200 HKD)

Special “Macau Poker Cup” Room Rates for May 23-26
The Grand Waldo Hotel has a special room rate available for PokerStars Macau players during the Macau Cup. This is a limited-time offer available for the duration of this event. Use code “Macau Poker Cup” when booking to receive this discount.

Room Rates (HKD):
Superior Room $720/night
Harbor View Room $880/night
Executive Room $1,080/night
Superior Suite $1,380/night
Executive Suite $1,580/night

* All above rates are in Hong Kong Dollars (HKD) and are inclusive of 10% service charge, 5% government tax, breakfast(s) & non-commissionable.

Donations to the Red Cross Society of China
For those who are looking to contribute to current aid efforts underway, you can now donate money to the Red Cross Society of China which has formed a disaster relief working group to be dispatched to the earthquake-stricken Wenchuan County in Sichuan.
They have also published an emergency relief hotline, along with bank account information to receive donations to assist their cause:
Account name: Red Cross Society of China
开户单位:中国红十字会总会
For those who want to donate in RMB: you can send money to the RMB account at the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China branch below:
人民币开户行: 中国工商银行 北京分行东四南支行
人民币账号: 0200001009014413252
For those who want to donate in foreign currency, you can send money to the foreign currency account at the CITIC Bank branch below:
外币开户行:中信银行酒仙桥支行
外币账号: 7112111482600000209

* Details subject to change.

All charitable donations and 100% of tournament admin fees from the 1st Macau Cup will be donated by PokerStars Macau to the Red Cross Society of China to assist victims of the recent earthquake that affected mainland Chinese citizens in the provinces of Sichuan, Gansu, Shaanxi, Yunnan, Shanxi, Guizhou and Hubei, and Chongqing municipality.
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Re: POKERSTARS MACAU CUP May 22-25

Postby felixleong » Mon May 12, 2008 7:42 am

I wanna go play ~~~ but too bad got school
haiz haiz haiz
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Re: POKERSTARS MACAU CUP May 22-25

Postby Afternoon » Mon May 12, 2008 4:04 pm

i am in Macau 18-21 May .....sigh! .... 22-25 may...have to give it a miss ....why didn't publish earlier...... so i can planned for it...... anyway going to try out the cash game at Grand Lisboa ...... Game report after i come back.

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Re: POKERSTARS MACAU CUP May 22-25

Postby DM101 » Mon May 12, 2008 9:29 pm

Afternoon wrote:i am in Macau 18-21 May .....sigh! .... 22-25 may...have to give it a miss ....why didn't publish earlier...... so i can planned for it...... anyway going to try out the cash game at Grand Lisboa ...... Game report after i come back.

Afternoon


I've tried my best to post it ASAP already. Sorry about that man. Good luck for your Macau trip.
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Re: POKERSTARS MACAU CUP May 22-25

Postby ohboy » Tue May 13, 2008 4:51 am

argh i miss it too

will be in from 30th to 1st
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Re: POKERSTARS MACAU CUP May 22-25

Postby asiangravy » Tue May 13, 2008 5:11 am

i'm going for it with my room mate, anyone else going can pm me to meet up over there. It would be nice to see some fellow singaporeans
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Re: POKERSTARS MACAU CUP May 22-25

Postby Dashimon » Wed May 14, 2008 1:07 pm

Any idea where the tournament would be held ? And how to go about registering for it?
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Re: POKERSTARS MACAU CUP May 22-25

Postby asiangravy » Thu May 15, 2008 5:22 am

its at Grand Waldo Casino, I think you could go there like one day before it starts to register.
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Re: POKERSTARS MACAU CUP May 22-25

Postby Dashimon » Thu May 15, 2008 9:56 am

U think it's possible to register on the 24th? Cos i arrive in hongkong on the 23rd 7pm... so maybe I would drop by on the 24th in the morning to register...what do you think?
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Re: POKERSTARS MACAU CUP May 22-25

Postby asiangravy » Thu May 15, 2008 11:34 pm

add me on msn or something to exchange contacts
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Re: Latest Updates for POKERSTARS MACAU CUP

Postby asiangravy » Thu May 22, 2008 3:57 pm

You can register for it on Pokerstars under PSM under the Events tab
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Re: Latest Updates for POKERSTARS MACAU CUP

Postby asiangravy » Fri May 23, 2008 12:33 am

Freerolled my way into the HKD 1k event thanks partly to ayasak. lol, I love you ayasak
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Re: Latest Updates for POKERSTARS MACAU CUP

Postby DM101 » Fri May 23, 2008 7:48 am

Ah_Bin wrote:Freerolled my way into the HKD 1k event thanks partly to ayasak. lol, I love you ayasak


Congrats Ah Bin! :D
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Re: Latest Updates for POKERSTARS MACAU CUP

Postby ayasak » Fri May 23, 2008 2:05 pm

Ah_Bin wrote:Freerolled my way into the HKD 1k event thanks partly to ayasak. lol, I love you ayasak



omg...thats so ghey... :shock:
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