Organization has awarded nearly $2.5m in state jackpot prizes since June
JERSEY CITY, NJ – (August 27, 2021) – BetMGM, a leading sports betting and digital gaming company, announced today that it has paid out $442,804.27 on two recent BetMGM Casino jackpot wins in Michigan. On August 22, the prizes ($313,659.73, $129,144.54) were won on the exclusive MGM Grand Millions slot title, a game developed in-house and available only on BetMGM casino platforms.
“We’re thrilled to pay out two more jackpots to our players in Michigan,” said Matthew Sunderland, Vice President of Gaming, BetMGM. “BetMGM takes pride in providing players an opportunity to win life-changing prizes through our in-house networked progressive jackpot games and we hope to continue setting jackpot records for our players across the country.”
Since the beginning of the summer season, BetMGM has awarded nearly $2.5m in jackpot prizes to players in Michigan – including these most recent wins. In June 2021, a BetMGM Casino player in the state won “The Big One Colossal Cash” jackpot, by turning a $4 bet into $1,016,263.99. In that same week, another won the “Mega Jackpot” and was awarded more than $990,000.
BetMGM launched BetMGM Casino in Michigan in January 2021, along with its sports betting offering. The organization is currently the top online casino operator in the state, with a reported 37% GGR market share (July 2021). As the leading online operator in each of its live markets (New Jersey, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Michigan), BetMGM Casino touts an estimated 31% national GGR market share.
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