Just in time for Red Rock Casino, Resort & Spa’s 15th Anniversary, a loyal Station Casinos Boarding Pass Member shouted more than just a vowel after winning over $600,000 on IGT’s Wheel of Fortune game on Saturday night.
Volha Anderson from Arizona bet $1.75 to win a big payday of $603,644.67. They have been visiting the resort since last November and it has paid off.
After winning guests from all over the casino began to take notice of the huge jackpot and began to take photos of the winning machine.
Saturday night was a big night for winnings at the resort as Progressive “Jumbo Bad Beat” poker hit for the second time in 72 hours with $176,935 awarded to guests. Combined, the two progressives awarded players $380,451.
On Saturday night, the losing hand was quad 5s and the winning hand was quad Kings. The winning hand won $35,387 and the losing hand won $61,928.
All players at the table won $1,264 each, while all poker guests across Station Casinos poker rooms playing at the time won $369 each, including all the players at the winning table.
The Station Casinos Jumbo Hold ‘Em Poker “Bad Beat” Progressive starts at $75,000 and grows daily. The qualifying hand starts at four queens beaten, with the qualifying hand lowering regularly.
The “loser” with the qualifying hand wins 35% of the jackpot while the winning qualifying hand wins 20%. The remaining players at the table at the time of the hit split 5% of the jackpot while all other active players across Station Casinos poker rooms at the time split the remaining 40%.
Over $1 million has been awarded through the “Station Casinos Jumbo Hold ‘Em Poker Bad Beat” since re-opening in August. Both players asked to remain anonymous.
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