Bad Beat Jackpot
July 27, 2008, 10:06 am (9 years ago)
Microgaming supply power over 40 online poker rooms all over the world, each one of which gives towards their gigantic bad beat jackpot. The table that ultimately benefitted from it, a $0.50/$1.00 table by one of their loads of poker rooms, there was a $250,000 awards pool spread all over the network.
The winner of the major jackpot earned $86,475.23 for his unlikely hand, and the rest was shared amongst players. A variety of sites like Stan James, Betway, Unibet and Nordicbet were some of the factors which created this enormous fund.
To be eligible for the jackpot, four players as a minimum have to deal with a raked hand at one of the cash tables. Both of winning and losing hand has to use both players’ opening cards and the losing hand must be four eights or better.