Largest Online Bad Beat Jackpot Ever at PartyPoker
August 17, 2008
's recurring bad beat jackpot paid off in a big way on Thursday evening when the prize find climbed to $1,013,381.63, a new record for an online poker jackpot, before being hit. German player "Judith75" had the losing but winning quad nines in the hand, worth $354,683.57, while the royal flush snagged by "Hiyall" brought home "$177,341.79" – plus the $24 in the pot in the $.50/1 limit game
. Each of the other players in the hand collected $22,167.72, including a third player whose kings full of nines in the hand wasn't even in the hunt.
Author: Haley Hintze
News hawk: Jus Sumguy