Iconic gambler Barney Curley has done it again whenever a 9000- 1 shot on four horses came through (Image: The Guardian)
There is absolutely nothing quite like the feeling of hitting a daily double, pick six or other big accumulator at the competition track, specially when that final horse comes in to complete your once-in-a-lifetime payday. But while there has been some epic wins over the course of horse history that is racing few compare to your story that played out this week in the united kingdom as four horses linked to popular gambler Barney Curley pulled down shocking victories that may have cost bookmakers millions.
Long Odds on Four Horses
The story started on Tuesday night, as odds started arriving for some of Wednesday’s events. There have been four horses in all, each coming off a long layoff to race at fairly long odds. Horses Eye of this Tiger and Indus Valley were both 20-1 longshots, while Seven Summits and Low Key had been more reasonably priced at 7-1. in every case, a $1 accumulator bet on all four horses to win would have received a bettor around $13,000 at Bet365, in the event that bets came in at simply the proper time when all four races were on the board as well as the odds were as favorable as possible.
Estimates of how much money had been lost by bookmakers from the four not likely winners diverse significantly. One spokesman for Paddy energy said that the hit that is industry-wid Weiterlesen