Iconic gambler Barney Curley has done it once again whenever a 9000- 1 shot on four horses came through (Image: The Guardian)
There’s absolutely nothing that can compare with the feeling of hitting a daily double, choose six or other big accumulator at the battle track, specially when that final horse comes in to complete your once-in-a-lifetime payday. But while there have been some epic wins over the course of horse racing history, few compare to the story that played out this week in the UK 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 evening, as odds began showing up for some of Wednesday’s races tuesday. There were four horses in all, each coming off a layoff that is long race at fairly long odds. Horses Eye of this Tiger and Indus Valley had been both longshots that are 20-1 while Seven Summits and Low Key had been more reasonably priced at 7-1. A $1 accumulator bet on all four horses to win would have earned a bettor around $13,000 at Bet365, if the bets came in at just the right time when all four races were on the board and the odds were as favorable as possible in any case.
Estimates of just how money that is much lost by bookmakers from the four unlikely champions diverse significantly. One spokesman for Paddy Power said that the hit that is industry-wide have already be Continuer la lecture