16 St. Patricks Quay, Cork City, Ireland

Gaming

Macau Sporting Club is more than just a casino; it’s a destination where tradition meets modern luxury, providing a comprehensive gaming experience. Our commitment to excellence is evident in our attentive customer service, sophisticated ambiance, and dedication to providing a diverse range of games to suit all preferences. Whether you’re a seasoned gambler or new to the casino world, our professional staff are always available to guide and assist you, ensuring a memorable and enjoyable visit.

European Roulette

At Macau Sporting Club, our European Roulette stands out as a cornerstone of classic casino gaming. This game, a true emblem of elegance and chance, features a wheel with 37 pockets, numbered zero to 36. To play, you simply place your bet on the number, colour, or group of numbers you believe the ball will land on. The diversity of betting options, from straight bets to corner bets, offers a thrilling experience for both novices and seasoned players alike. The suspense as the wheel spins and the ball dances across the numbers before settling is an exhilarating moment, making European Roulette a must-try for all our guests.

American Roulette

American Roulette, while similar to its European counterpart, adds an extra layer of excitement with an additional double zero (00) on the wheel. This game features 38 pockets and provides a different set of odds, adding a unique twist to the classic roulette experience. Our American Roulette tables invite players to immerse themselves in a game that’s rich in history and excitement. Betting options range from simple red/black and odd/even bets to more complex line and street bets, catering to diverse strategies and risk appetites.

Master the Strategy of Three Card Poker

Three Card Poker, a fast-paced and dynamic game, combines the strategy of poker with the speed of more straightforward table games. Players compete against the dealer by making an Ante bet and a Play bet, with an optional Pair Plus bet for extra excitement. The game’s objective is to make the best three-card hand possible. Understanding the hand rankings, from a high card to a straight flush, is key to maximizing your chances of winning. This game is perfect for those who enjoy the elements of strategy and luck in equal measure.

Blackjack

Blackjack, a timeless favourite at Macau Sporting Club, is renowned for its blend of skill, strategy, and luck. The goal is simple: beat the dealer’s hand without exceeding 21. Each player is dealt two cards, with the option to ‘hit’ for more cards or ‘stand’ to hold their total. Understanding when to hit, stand, split, or double down is crucial in this game of strategy. Our blackjack tables offer a welcoming environment for both new players learning the basics and skilled enthusiasts employing advanced strategies.

No Limit Texas Hold'em

Regarded as the crown jewel of poker, and played in many a poker room is No Limit Texas Hold’em is a game where psychology and strategy play critical roles. The game kicks off with two players to the left of the dealer placing forced bets, known as the blinds, which form the initial pot. Following this, each player receives two private cards, known as hole cards, setting the stage for the game.

The essence of No Limit Texas Hold’em lies in its betting rounds, which are named pre-flop, flop, turn, and river. Each player has the opportunity to bet, raise, or fold, with the potential to bet all of their chips, adding to the game’s dramatic nature.

The communal nature of the game comes into play with the dealing of the flop, the turn, and the river – sets of community cards that players use in conjunction with their hole cards to form the best five-card hand. The game reaches its climax in the showdown, where the best hand wins, or when all but one player fold, granting the remaining player the pot.

Pot Limit Omaha

Pot Limit Omaha, often abbreviated as PLO, is a thrilling poker variant that has garnered a dedicated following, particularly among high-stakes players. PLO shares some similarities with Texas Hold’em in terms of the game’s structure but introduces crucial differences that significantly alter the game’s dynamics.

In Pot Limit Omaha, players are dealt four private cards, and they must use exactly two of these cards along with three of the five community cards to make their hand. This requirement dramatically increases the possible combinations and potential hand strengths, making the game more volatile and exciting.

The betting structure in Pot Limit Omaha is unique as well – players are limited to betting the size of the pot, a rule that adds a layer of strategy to the size and timing of bets. This pot-limit aspect makes the game a challenging endeavour, requiring players to have a keen understanding of odds, hand values, and the art of reading opponents.

Punto Banco

Punto Banco, a variant of Baccarat, simplifies gambling to its core elements, with its straightforward rules and engaging gameplay. In Punto Banco, the objective is to wager on which of two hands – the player (Punto) or the banker (Banco) – will have a total card value closest to nine. The game uses standard card values with a slight twist: cards two through nine are valued at face value, aces are worth one point, and tens, jacks, queens, and kings have no value. The dealing of the cards follows a set of fixed rules, with each hand receiving two cards and a potential third card being drawn depending on the totals. The simplicity of Punto Banco lies in the limited actions available to players – they can bet on the player’s hand, the banker’s hand, or a tie. The payouts for these bets vary, with a tie typically offering higher returns due to its lower probability.