Bad Beat Jackpot Triggers
Hitting the Jackpot
To hit the Bad Beat Jackpot, you need to satisfy the following conditions:
- Hand must go to showdown.
- Both the winner and the loser must use both hole cards (two hole cards for PLO/PLO-5) to make the best 5 card hand combination.
- Pocket pairs are required for winner/loser’s four of a kinds.
• In the case of RIMT (Running it multiple times), only the first run will count towards the jackpot.
• If you have already satisfied the jackpot conditions, rewards will be given even if you leave the table or are disconnected.
All blinds share the same jackpot payout percentage, despite the jackpot being allocated differently for each blind.
Jackpot payout percentage is as shown in the table below.
|Bad Beat Winner (Pot Loser) – 2nd best hand||10%|
|Bad Beat Opponent (Pot Winner)||3%|
|Rest of Players (Other Pot Losers)||0.8%|
• If you have already received your hole cards, rest of players rewards will be given even if you leave the table or are disconnected (even if your hand is automatically folded).
Hold’em, PLO, and PLO-5 will share the same jackpot fund, with its sole purpose being the prize pool for Bad Beat Jackpot hits and its payouts.
The jackpot fund will continue to grow by reserving certain amounts from Hold’em, PLO, and PLO-5.
In other words, your cash prize for hitting the jackpot will always be waiting!
You can check the Bad Beat Jackpot pool live in the PC client lobby/tables and the mobile client lobby.
Hold’em, PLO, and PLO-5.
• If the pot amount exceeds or is equal to 30 big blinds, the amount equivalent to 1 big blind will be contributed to the jackpot fund before payout to the winner.
Promotions Terms & Conditions
- Players must be aged 19 and above to participate in this promotion.
- All dollar ($, C$, and T$) amounts are in Canadian dollar currency (CAD).
- Prizes are awarded instantly at the end of the hand.
- Prizes will be awarded regardless of disconnections, if the player is confirmed to have qualified for the jackpot.
- If there are more than three jackpot-qualified hands, Bad Beat Jackpot is reward to the player who comes in second in the hand. Other player who lost will receive Rest of Players rewards.
- Players who are not dealt hole cards are not eligible for the Rest of Players rewards.
- Bad Beat Jackpot does not apply to featured tables.
- Please note that prize pools and jackpot guarantees are subject to change and some amounts listed on this website may not be current; please check the guarantee amounts listed in the tournament lobby of the WSOP.ca app for up-to-date prize pool information.
- WSOP.ca reserves the right to modify or suspend this promotion at any time.
- If any players fall under suspicion of fraudulent activity, WSOP.ca has the right to investigate and remove the players once confirmed.
- Each promotion’s terms and conditions are subject to the site terms and conditions, which can be found here.