The $500 000 Jackpot Was Struck at the Canadian Casino

/The $500 000 Jackpot Was Struck at the Canadian Casino

Players hit the $500 000 Jackpot at the Canadian casino

Visitors of Lac-Leamy Casino located in Canada became the witnesses of the legendary bad beat jackpot hand. One of the poker players named Semaan had Four of a Kind of 10 on the showdown, while his rival Yvon Lalond had Four of a Kind of jacks. According to the casino rules, this is the pure jackpot case.

The prize fund at that time was equal to $ 516,000. The main jackpot condition was to lose with the Four Of a Kind combination from a minimum of 10 card values; this is precisely what happened that evening. Fadi, the player who lost, received 40% of the jackpot ($ 206,000), and the winner Yvon with jacks received 20%, which is equal to $ 103,000.

Five other participants in the table had their own prize money. Each of them received $ 20,000, and the rest $ 103,000 of money was distributed among casino visitors, who were at that moment at other poker tables.

The biggest bad beat jackpot in live poker history was struck in 2017 at the Playground Poker Club. Then the players shared about $ 1,000,000 among themselves. The video from this historical moment can be seen below:

Leave A Comment Cancel reply

Terms and Conditions apply.
This offer is only for new customers who are at least 18 years old.
If you need some help with yor gambling pattern and if you feel
that something goes wrong, please visit begambleaware.com

About the Author

Marina Taylor

Hi, I am the content manager of YourPokerDream community, which is dedicated to enlightening all the important aspects of the poker game.
The main purpose of the site is to keep you up to date with the industry and provide you favorable conditions for a successful game.

Latest changes

The last changes of the page “The $500 000 Jackpot Was Struck at the Canadian Casino” was made by Marina Taylor on November 05, 2019

By |2019-11-05T21:33:46+01:00November 5th, 2019|