10 Most Unbelievable Stories Of Gambling Victories

Sean Connery’s Gambling Run

For whatever reason, 17 must be a lucky number for Connery. He kept playing it on a roulette wheel and eventually it hit for him three straight times. Those odds are approximately 50,000-to-1. Then again, there are worse odds to ever star in a James Bond film, so this doesn’t seem as crazy.

Grandfather Bets On Grandson

Peter Edwards put down $80 that his grandson would play for the Welsh soccer team back in 2013. Sure enough, during a World Cup Qualifier, he made an appearance against Belgium and the grandfather took home $200,000.