June 22, 2022

Poker player hits $300,000 after losing with quads

A low-stakes limit hold’em poker player in Las Vegas got the hand of his life on Thursday.

According to Station Casinos, a $303,000 bad beat jackpot at Red Rock Casino was hit on Thursday at a $4-$8 Limit Hold’em table. The lucky player had four of three beaten by a seven-heart straight flush.

The straight flush hand won $30,313 and the losing quadruple won $45,469. The 8 players at the table won $1,895 each just for showing up, while all poker guests at Station Casinos poker rooms playing at the time won $952 each, including all players at the table. winning.

Red Rock player Maria M. (pictured) held quad three.

At the time the jackpot was hit, there were 118 eligible players in the Red Rock poker room, 43 eligible players in the Boulder Station room, and 62 eligible players in the Santa Fe Station room.

The Station Casinos Bad Beat Progressive Jackpot is growing every day. The qualifying hand starts at four queens beaten, with the qualifying hand dropping steadily.

The “loser” with the qualifying hand wins 15% of the jackpot while the winning qualifying hand wins 10%. Players remaining at the table at the time of the hit share 5% of the jackpot while all other active players in Station Casinos poker rooms share the remaining 70%.