Punter Picks Up £92k for £2 Accumulator Bet

February 10th, 2015

SHARE

According to The Telegraph, last weekend the lucky 48-year-old Dean Clay managed to predict the results of a whopping 14 football games. The group risk account manager from Chandler’s Ford in Eastleigh took his chances with a £2 football accumulator bet before hitting the big time by Sunday evening. Initially, he thought he had only won £69,882, but after visiting the local Coral betting shop where he placed the bet, he discovered that he was in line for the bookmakers bonus, taking his total winnings to a whopping £92,944.

The Chelsea fan naturally bet on a win for The Pensioners, as well as victories for Middlesbrough, Derby, Bristol Rovers, Preston, Barnet, and Southampton. He had a total of 13 games to sit through on the Saturday, but had to wait until Sunday afternoon for his fourteenth and final prediction to come to fruition: a draw between Burnley and West Bromwich Albion. The nervous punter just could not face watching the game, so went for a round of golf instead. As he explained: "I couldn't bear to watch the game and when I heard Burnley were winning 2-0, I thought it was game over. I was on the 16th hole when I realised I had won. I did not know what to do with myself. I just had a feeling of amazement."

The win comes at an opportune time for Dean and his wife Laura, as they had secured a mortgage on the day before the football results started pouring in. Their deposit is now in a much more comfortable position; they're even keeping some aside for the arrival of their first baby in July.

Upon hearing about the win, Coral spokeswoman Nicola McGeady said: "To predict 14 correct outcomes is a fantastic achievement and we couldn't have asked for a worthier winner than Mr Clay. Over the last couple of weeks we have seen so many customers win life-changing sums of money for just small stakes, proving you don't have to stake big to win big money."

So if you think you could accurately predict over a dozen games, why not visit Coral Sports today? Dean Clay managed to win over £92,000 from just £2. Imagine what you could do with more!

Betting News Articles


10Bet Partners with Betradar to Offer 30,000+ Live Streams
10Bet Partners with Betradar to Offer 30,000+ Live Streams

10bet is one of the fastest-growing online bookmakers in the world and the firm is upping its game by signing a deal with Betradar, to provide sports bettors with a huge range of live sports streams v ... Read More

Meet the Freshest Face in Racehorse Training: Olly Murphy
Meet the Freshest Face in Racehorse Training: Olly Murphy

Olly Murphy is the latest face to enter the racehorse training ranks. ‘Young and ambitious’, the 25 year-old spoke to Gambling.com about his motivations for setting up his new yard, preparations, and ... Read More

LeoVegas Offers Betting Markets on Live Slots Twitch Stream
LeoVegas Offers Betting Markets on Live Slots Twitch Stream

LeoVegas, one of the world's largest online casinos and bookmakers, is teaming up with budding casino game developer Big Time Gaming and popular Twitch streamer LetsGiveItASpin to deliver a first of i ... Read More

What eSports Joining the 2022 Asian Games Means for Bettors
What eSports Joining the 2022 Asian Games Means for Bettors

Men have competed against each other on the battle field, in the colosseum and on the football pitch. Now man takes on competition in the world of professional video gaming. The Olympic Council of Asi ... Read More

Unibet Brings on Mika Hakkinen as Newest Brand Ambassador
Unibet Brings on Mika Hakkinen as Newest Brand Ambassador

Unibet announced it has enlisted two-time F1 World Champion Mika Häkkinen to serve as its newest ambassador. As part of what is deemed an 'insider' role, the Flying Finn will oversee production of exc ... Read More

Betway Secures Partnership for this Year’s Grand National
Betway Secures Partnership for this Year’s Grand National

The bookmaker Betway has just put pen to paper on a seven-figure, three-year deal to become the official betting partner of the Grand National Festival. The meeting remains one of the racing calendar' ... Read More

Betting Navigation

Newsletter

Sign up for the free Gambling.com Newsletter to stay on top of all the best bonuses!
We will never share or misuse your personal information. Privacy Policy

Latest Betting News

BettingGuides

Country Guide