The Big Dream: Casinos Biggest Wins
We all know that gambling is a very risky game that involves money. It’s either you’ll lose big or you’ll win big. The house edge is always bigger than the player's chance of winning. Though there are ways in which gambler can decrease the house edge to give him a fighting chance.
Because casinos are designed to have a huge house edge, they will sometimes give the players a bonus and promotion so that they can lure the players in rushing to their casino and spend a lot of money. However, there are times that a player can find a way to break the system, get lucky, and take home thousands to millions of dollars in their bank accounts.
Today we are going to show you the op winnings of all time. I know you’re excited so let’s get on with it.
Top casino wins of all time
Kerry Packer - Kerry Francis Bullmore Packer or most commonly known as Kerry Packer is a media Tycoon in Australia. He is also known for his short temper and his huge winnings and losses in different casinos around the world. His biggest win was around $33 - $40 million at the MGM Grand Casino in Las Vegas Nevada. Because of such a huge win, Packer was rumored to boast his money in the casino giving tips to the waiters and servers around $1 million. However, in London luck was not at his side when he lost a total of $21 million while gambling.
25-year-old engineer - you might be wondering why there is no name, the reason for that is because the winner requested not to give his real name as anonymity. Nevertheless, this 25-year-old engineer won a total of $39,713,982.25 million. The story of this guy is pure luck because he was there just to wait for the match of his basketball player friend. He sat in the slot machine and spent a total of $100 when all the sounds and jackpot signs flashed on his screen. Imagine you have no intention of winning that night but luck hit you right in the back.
60-year-old woman - We all know that there are people who really invest and consider casinos as another source of income. This 60-year-old lady proves it. Playing wheel of fortune, she won a total of $680,000 and guess what she does? Instead of putting it to her savings, he spent it in different casinos. No one really knows the total of all her winnings but there are rumors saying that her investment in playing casinos paid off and hit a grand profit.
Elmer Sherwin - Ever heard of the saying lightning doesn't strike the same place twice? Well, this veteran did it. He won a $4.6 million jackpot at Mirage Casino in Las Vegas Nevada. Sixteen years after he decided to play again in the same casino, and guess what? This time he won a total of $21 million. As a veteran at heart, he decided to donate some of his winnings to the victims of Hurricane Katrina.
Having heard of these winners, I know you have the urge to try online gambling or land-based casinos for yourself. But please don’t forget to discipline yourself and put a limit on your gambling budget. Some people are the opposite of the people mentioned above because they don’t have discipline. Some ended up being broke and some led to the separation of their family because of addiction.
Always consider playing online casinos for fun because winning sometimes comes in unexpected events. Take the 25-year-old engineer for example. So play wise and bet right.