Iconic gambler Barney Curley has done it again each time a 9000- 1 shot on four horses came through (Image: The Guardian)
There is nothing that can match the feeling of hitting a double that is daily pick 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 has been some epic wins during the period of horse history that is racing few compare towards the story that played out this week in the UK as four horses linked to renowned gambler Barney Curley pulled off shocking victories that may have cost bookmakers millions.
Long Odds on Four Horses
The story began on Tuesday night, as odds started showing up for some of Wednesday’s races. There were four horses in all, each coming down a layoff that is long race at fairly long odds. Horses Eye for the Tiger and Indus Valley were both longshots that are 20-1 while Seven Summits and Low Key were more reasonably priced at 7-1. in every instance, a $1 accumulator bet on all four horses to win might have attained 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 plus the odds were as favorable as feasible.
Estimates of so how money that is much lost by bookmakers from the four unlikely champions varied significantly. One spokesman for Paddy energy said that the hit that is industry-wide are since great as Continue reading European Bookmakers Lose Millions on Horses Linked to Barney Curley