Rivers Casino pays out biggest jackpot since opening

The winning Three Card Poker hand that won a guest $497,152. The winning Three Card Poker hand that won a guest $497,152. | Photo: Rivers Casino and Resort.

October 29, 2017 08:16 PM

Schenectady's Rivers Casino paid out the biggest jackpot in their short history this weekend.

They say a guest playing Three Card Poker hit the table's progressive jackpot and won $497,152 on a single hand.

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The casino says the guest, who wishes to remain anonymous, drew a 10, King and Ace of Spades, which combined with the Queen and Jack of Spades in the dealer's Bonus Hand to make a Royal Flush.

The casino says they have paid out nearly $20 million in winnings since opening last February.


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