Bet Stories

Bet Stories

Betting Stories

Harry Kakavas, who made his fortune selling real estate on Australia’s Gold Coast, is considered one of the biggest high rollers in the world. In five and a half hours, he lost $164 million, after betting $300,000 per hand. Harry...
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Daniel Coleman wins the 2014 Big One For One Drop and nets a staggering $15,300,000. What's more amazing is the win doesn't even crack his poker face!

Steve Richards was a 56-year-old-roofing contractor with a passion for betting. He would claim that gambling was something he looked forward to every week, and something he says he won’t ever stop doing. Despite his passion for gambling, Steve...

A man has won more than £92,000 after betting just £2 on a football accumulator. Dean Clay, 48, correctly predicted 14 outcomes on this weekend's football, including wins for Chelsea, Southampton and Crystal Palace. The Chelsea fan, who has just bought...

Bookmakers stung by a football fan who scooped a £500,000 windfall on a remarkable 30p accumulator bet kept tight-lipped about the identity of the punter. The unnamed Manchester United fan from Lichfield, Staffs, won the massive cash prize after the side...

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