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Guest wins $1.4M playing Pai Gow poker at Rio hotel-casino

Posted at 9:49 AM, Jul 10, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-10 12:57:06-04

One lucky guest won $1,428,739.11 at Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino on June 30.

The person won the Fortune Pai Gow Poker Progressive jackpot, which links 37 Fortune Pai Gow tables across Caesars’ nine Las Vegas resorts.

There are three different progressive jackpots.

  • The Mega jackpot hits with a seven-card straight flush
  • The Major jackpot is won with five Aces
  • The Minor jackpot is won with a royal flush.

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The winner's identity remains anonymous, so you can't see there face, but the photo of them holding the million dollar check is enough to assume that they were smiling at that time.