The Omaha Bad Beat Jackpot was hit! Saturday night, eight lucky players shared $54,040. Let’s have a look at the breakdown.
The $2/$2 Pot Limit Omaha game was held on table 15, and these events happened just after midnight. After three calls were made, the player on the button raised it to $10. Both blinds and all 3 limpers jumped in, creating a nice healthy pot of $60. All six participants checked the flop.
Board on the turn: . Hum.
Three checks were announced, followed by a $25 bet, which was called by two spots only – THE two spots. The river came the .
Marc, the first caller on the turn, did not want to see that street checked around, and threw in a $125 bet. Hervé, the second caller on the turn, made it $300 to go. The third player thought: “Hey guys. Hiding much?” He mucked.
An all-in and a call ensued. Here the whole cards:
After 5% were taken out for staff gratuities, Marc’s 40% share was $20,535. Hervé took 20% or $10,267, along with the sizeable pot. Eyewitnesses took $1,711 each, and the seven other PLO players in the room received $1,466.