Olympic Casino poker jackpot crossed the million kroons border
Posted on 21.09.2005This Sunday in Olympic Casino the oasis poker jackpot combining the poker tables crossed the million kroons border, a similar jackpot was last year in Estonia the greatest ever single win in casinos, amounting to 1.79 million kroons.
The oasis jackpot combining the poker tables is the combined amount of the bonus bets of 50 kroons made by poker players and to win it the player must have the royal flush combination. “The winnings amounting to over a million kroons might be won any day now, in order to collect it the player must have made a bet in the bonus game in addition to the regular bet,” is how Marje Braunbrück, the marketing manager of Olympic Casino, explained the chances of getting the winnings that are increasing each day.
The last oasis jackpot combining the poker tables was won in October, 2004, when the amount had reached 1,786,498 kroons. The greatest ever single casino win went to Jaan, aged about 30 years. “There was a moment when the amount even climbed above two million kroons, but just before the jackpot we paid out some smaller winnings,” Braunbrück recalled. The fact is that considerable winnings, even 20% of the poker jackpot, can be collected by the player who manages to get an straight flush hand at a poker table.
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