Player Wins $129,000 In Bad Beat Jackpot

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A poker player at America's Cardroom won $129,229.51 on a Bad Beat Jackpot last Friday.

The player, "thebigtiger" lost a hand to "Joyride41" after he went all in with pocket Queens. Joyride41 called the hand and revealed two Kings. At the flop, two Kings and a Queen were revealed, which gave the win to Joyride41. However, the river card was a Queen, which triggered the bad beat jackpot.

Thebigtiger will take home 129,229.51, while Joyride41 got $86,144.37. Four other table members got $10,771.27.