World Record Bad Beat Jackpot from IPN continues to grow
Total prize fund being offered by interactive gaming software and services provider is now more than $1.2 million with one player set to bank over $398,000 in cash.
Monday 20th June 2011
The firm behind the International Poker Network (IPN) online poker platform, interactive gaming software and services provider GTECH G2, has revealed that the total prize fund being offered by its Bad Beat Jackpot has surpassed $1,277,219, making it a world record.
Available at numerous online poker sites including VirginPoker.com, PokerHeaven.com, YahooPoker.com and InterPoker.com, the Bad Beat Jackpot offered by the IPN is set to award any player that is beaten while holding four tens or better with over $398,000 in cash.
In addition, the IPN’s Bad Beat Jackpot is set to award every competitor that has been dealt cards on the same table when the unlucky hand hits and folds with a payday in excess of $25,500 while the winner of the pot will take home $199,000.
GTECH G2 is the interactive subsidiary of American gaming technology and services firm GTECH Corporation and recently announced plans to invest almost three million dollars in the IPN in order to provide players with bigger and better promotions and tournaments.
Also a feature at domains such as SportingBet.com, MermaidPoker.com and CasinoClubPoker.com, the IPN’s total prize fund is currently higher than its previous best of over $871,000.