Paddy Power bettor turns 5.70 pounds into 12K

Jul 4, 2013 |
One Paddy Power bettor turned a £5.70 bet into more than £12,000 with an amazing trio of parlays on Wednesday.

The parlays consisted of plays from Wimbledon, MLB, European basketball and various Euro soccer leagues.

Here’s a look at the incredible winning tickets:

Bet 1 – £2.50 returned £3,964.87

3/10 – Alta IF to beat Frigg (Norwegian Division 1)
8/15 – FC Honka to beat FF Jaro (Finnish Premiership)
2/5 – ND Gorcia to beat Garmin Sencur (Friendly in Slovenia)
4/6 – A goal scored in both halves in HJK Helsinki v FC Lahti (Finnish Premiership)
2/5 – Rosenborg to cover the -1 handicap against Viking (Norwegian Premiership)
1/4 – Steaua Bucharest to beat Livingston (Friendly)
4/9 – Wislaw Krakow to win or draw in a double chance against AC Omonia Nicosia (Friendly)
4/5 – BATE Borisov to win at half-time and full-time against Neman Grodno (Belarus Premier League)
4/11 – Brazil to win or draw against Spain (Confederations Cup)
8/11 – New York Red Bulls to beat Houston Dynamo (MLS)
1/2 – S. Chinellato to beat F Arcidiacono (Bet in-running, tennis)
4/7 – M. Stancati to beat F. Cecconi (Bet in-running, tennis)
3/10 – D. Nestor and K. Mladenovic to beat D. Inglot and J. Konta (Mixed doubles, Wimbledon)
4/11 – T. Berdych to beat B. Tomic (Mens singles, Wimbledon)
3/10 – A. Radwanska to beat T. Pironkova (Ladies singles, Wimbledon)
2/7 – M. Bartoli to beat K. Knapp (Ladies singles, Wimbledon)
2/7 – S. Stephens to beat M. Puig (Ladies singles, Wimbledon)
3/10 – D. Ferrer to beat I. Dodig (Mens singles, Wimbledon)
20/37 – Los Angeles Angels to beat Houston Astros (Major League Baseball)
10/13 – Boston Red Sox to beat Toronto Blue Jays (Major League Baseball)

Bet 2 – £1.60 returned £4,102.25

The same as bet 1, but some of the in-running prices had changed and replace…

3/10 – Alta IF to beat Frigg (Norwegian Division 1)
with…
Evens – A. Michon to beat A. Kapas (Bet in-running, tennis)

Bet 3 – £1.60 returned £4,190.15


The same as bet 2 but instead of…

3/10 – Alta IF to beat Frigg (Norwegian Division 1)
throw in some European basketball (obviously)
6/5 – Nigeria to beat China (Bet in-running, Stankovic Cup)
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