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Heart attack survivor Philip Hayo and his wife spent a recent Tuesday afternoon playing in the matinee game at the newly opened Pechanga Bingo. In the last few minutes of the round, Philip said he was nearly given another heart condition. The Murrieta, Calif. couple had been playing multiple bingo cards simultaneously on their handheld gaming devices provided by Pechanga. Philip recounted that he knew he had a bingo, but he said that a split second after he nudged his wife about it, she looked over and saw he had bingo across the “green line,” meaning he had won the progressive jackpot amount of $22,159.00. “It all happened so fast,” said Philip. “I had a heart attack several years ago and this excitement worried me for a second but told myself the sensations were completely different. So, instead of a blurting out a little puny ‘Bingo,’ I jumped up and yelled it.” Pechanga Bingo officials told Philip that his jackpot amount is extraordinary for the game and big wins like his certainly do not happen every day.

Philip and his wife said they played Bingo at Pechanga when it first opened in 1995 and were amazed to see the modern facility that opened to the public on July 4th. When asked what he would do with the money, Philip said he would be spending it on his wife.

Pechanga Bingo features an ultra-modern and comfortable environment for bingo players seven days a week. High stakes and low buy ins provide excitement and the chance to win big. The 14,000-square foot bingo facility ushered in players with a Grand Opening the afternoon of July 4th. With 700-seats, state-of-the-art TV monitors and gaming consoles, as well as the time-honored paper bingo cards, free soda, water and coffee, Pechanga Bingo offers the most unique and inviting playing atmosphere nearly anywhere in the country.

To date in July 2013, Pechanga has paid out nearly $15,000,000 in winnings. Up to the minute stats on how much players have won at Pechanga can be seen online at



Cathy R. wins $36,884.00 in green MPBingo® progressive cash.

While playing at Fort McDowell during the matinee session, Cathy hit an enormous cash jackpot for $36,884.00 on Planet Bingo’s® PhD™ gaming tablet. “Oh My God!!! I can’t believe this! Thank You Jesus!” Cathy said as she thought about how to spend the downpour of dollars.

MPBingo® gives you the chance at 5 additional progressive jackpots on top of the regular prize board. Thousands of players have won millions of dollars playing MPBingo® since its inception.
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Double green jackpot winners!

When you think of splitting a prize, the first thing that comes to mind is a small jackpot, but in the case of the MPBingo® Green jackpot, small means big as in $21,645.00 in big greenbacks!

Jay F. and Pat Y. split the $43,290.00 Green MPBingo® jackpot and still came out on top with a lump sum equal distribution.

Jay couldn’t believe his luck blurting out “unbelievable” while Pat cherished the moment in silence.

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Patricia B. hits a big Green MPBingo® jackpot at Sandia Casino in Albuquerque, NM

On the Letter L pattern — L’s for Lovin’ Planet Bingo® — Patricia was on with her electronic bingo unit. Highlighted by a green straight line within the pattern, Patricia yelled BINGO! then YAHOO! When she hit the jackpot for $39,130.00!

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Julia Anderson hits a massive $57,431.00 MPBingo® green progressive jackpot.

Julia was playing the Double Bingo pattern on Planet’s PhD™ bingo tablet. The 10.4” touch screen display made it easy for Julia to see she was one away from a huge jackpot. “I can’t believe it! Big money!” Julia said. “Now I can pay off my student loans. I knew I was going to win a big one, one of these days.” she added.

The PHD™ gaming tablet makes it easy to play many bingo cards with MPBingo® to increase your chance of winning a massive jackpot just like Julia and thousands of others before.

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