No hawk-eye required as tennis punter turns £5 into over £186,000!
A Ladbrokes punter has turned £5 into just over £186,000 thanks to a monster tennis accumulator.
The customer, who wishes to remain anonymous, placed a £2.30 18-fold and 18 15p 17-folds totalling to £5 on Tuesday, all of which came in to the sum of £186,574.91.
Kristie Ahn’s straight-sets victory over Samantha Stosur was our punters’ longest-priced winner at 2/1.
Alex Apati of Ladbrokes said: “This will go down as one of the biggest tennis bets we’ve seen in recent years. Having correctly predicted the outcome of 18 matches, seven of which were odds against, we can do little but take our hat off to this plucky punter.”
Ladbrokes Latest Betting:
BET IN FULL
Guido Andreozzi to beat Stefano Travaglia – 6/5
Javier Marti to beat Daniel Gimeno-Traver – 2/5
Claire Liu to beat Magda Linette – 11/10
Taylor Townsend to beat Heather Watson – 11/10
Ashleigh Barty to beat Sofia Kenin – 11/10
Lara Arruabarrena to beat Beatriz Haddad Maia – 4/9
Elena Vesnina to beat Madison Brengle – 8/15
Irina-Camelia Begu to beat Georgina Garcia Perez – 1/2
Kristie Ahn to beat Samantha Stosur – 2/1
Nadiia Kichenok / Anastasia Rodionova to beat Monique Adamczak / Lyudmyla Kichenok – 8/11
Sara Errani to beat Eugenie Bouchard – 4/11
Tatjana Maria to beat Lauren Davis – 7/4
Alla Kudryavtseva / Katarina Srebotnik to beat Nicole Melichar / Kveta Peschke – 4/6
Caroline Garcia to beat Varvara Lepchenko – 4/9
Kristyna Pliskova to beat Katerina Siniakoval – 6/4
Naomi Broady to beat Carol Zhao – 8/13
Jana Fett to beat Valentini Grammatikopoulou – 4/7
Stefanie Voegele to beat Dalila Jakupovic – 8/15
18 x 15p 17-folds RETURNS £74,367.99
£2.30 18-fold RETURNS £112,206.92
TOTAL RETURNS £186,574.91
All Odds and Markets correct as of date of publication