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$217K paid out for bad beat jackpot hit at off-Strip casino

Updated June 18, 2021 - 10:44 am

Losing with four 8s was a winner for one poker player.

The Station Casinos’ Jumbo Hold ‘Em Poker “Bad Beat” progressive hit Monday night at Red Rock Casino when the four 8s fell to an 8-high straight flush, according to a Station Casinos news release.

The winning hand won $43,387 and the losing hand won $75,928. All players at the table won $1,356 each, while all poker guests across Station Casinos poker rooms playing at the time won $557 each, including all the players at the winning table. Both players asked to remain anonymous.

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Contact Tony Garcia at tgarcia@reviewjournal.com or 702-383-0307. Follow @TonyGLVNews on Twitter.

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