A Bad Beat bonus usually occurs when you lose in a situation where you're the big favorite to win the hand. The Littlewoods Poker Bad Beat Progressive Jackpot starts at £1,500 and increases by £100 per day (at 12 noon EST). To qualify for the Bad Beat Jackpot the following hands will need to be beaten :
Texas Hold 'Em
Any four of a kind, jacks or better beaten. Both down cards must be used in the winning and losing hand. Both hole cards must be used in both winning and losing hand
7 Card Stud, Omaha High & High/Low
Any four of a kind, jacks or better beaten. At least two of the four of a kind must be down cards
At least two down cards must be used in both the winning and losing hand
Poker Tournaments Excluded.
If you are part of a hand that qualifies, the Bad Beat Jackpot will be split as follows :
Players who qualify will have their account credited automatically.
The prize pool will be awarded as follows :
Table Limit Percentage Of Total Jackpot Distributed