European Bookmakers Lose Millions on Horses Linked to Barney Curley

European Bookmakers Lose Millions on Horses Linked to Barney Curley

Iconic gambler Barney Curley has done it once again each time a 9000- 1 shot on four horses came through (Image: The Guardian)

There is absolutely nothing quite like the feeling of striking a double that is daily choose six or other big accumulator at the race track, particularly when that final horse comes in to complete your once-in-a-lifetime payday. But while there were some epic wins over the course of horse history that is racing few compare to your story that played out this week in britain as four horses associated with famous gambler Barney Curley pulled off shocking victories that may have cost bookmakers millions.

Long Odds on Four Horses

The story began on evening, as odds began showing up for some of Wednesday’s races tuesday. There have been four horses in all, each coming off a long layoff to race at fairly long odds. Horses Eye associated with the Tiger and Indus Valley had been both longshots that are 20-1 while Seven Summits and Low Key were more fairly priced at 7-1. In any instance, a $1 accumulator bet on all four horses to win might have attained a bettor around $13,000 at Bet365, in the event that wagers came in at just the proper time when all four races were on the board therefore the chances were as favorable as possible.

Estimates of just how much money was lost by bookmakers from the four not likely winners diverse greatly. One spokesman for Paddy Power said that the industry-wi Continue reading European Bookmakers Lose Millions on Horses Linked to Barney Curley