4.six.13 Mass. State Lottery's $ten,000,000 Hold'EM POKER Tournament
On April six, 2013, the Massachusetts State Lottery awarded around $14 million in prizes, which includes a $ten million Grand Prize, to contributors in its long-awaited $ten,000,000 HOLD’EM POKER® Tournament. The Tournament, which took location at the TD Back garden in Boston, officially concluded the Lottery’s “$ten,000,000 HOLD’EM POKER®” quick ticket — a $ten scratch sport that debuted in 2005. In excess of 1,two hundred persons, which includes 560 Lottery gamers who every received a chance to participate in the Tournament via bonus drawings made available in conjunction with the scratch sport, along with their company, attended the two and a half hour long celebration that simulated an real poker tournament but, not like an real tournament, no poker skill was essential to consider section or win a prize in this evening’s celebration. At the conclude of the three elimination rounds, just 4 contributors remained in the sport — Eugene Condon, Jr. of East Falmouth Dennis Foster of Everett, who was unable to go to the celebration and was assigned a Boston Bruins Ice Woman as a stand-in John Corridor of Worcester and, Dana Weiker of Worcester – every successful $1 million and just one chance at declaring the Tournament’s coveted $ten million Grand Prize. Confetti cannons fired as Eugene Condon, Jr. of East Falmouth was unveiled as the Lottery’s $ten,000,000 HOLD’EM POKER® Grand Prize Winner. Foster, Corridor and Weiker every received $1 million.