There’s on particular sports gambler that entered 2022 as the sickest person on Earth as he was on the doorsteps of becoming a millionaire.
On December 26th, one bettor was feeling really good about a 20-leg parlay, so the unnamed person dropped just north of $1100 on games that ranged across four different leagues and would net $3.1 million. As serious luck would have it, thirteen games went just as planned, so the guy did not want to test their luck anymore and pulled out. The bettor accepted a $162k cashout.
Good decision? Not exactly. The next six legs would also go the in the right direction, and the last one would be Georgia defeating Michigan in the Orange Bowl: