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Gambling is regarded as one of the most exciting leisure activities, and millions of people across the globe gamble on the regular. Whether it’s betting on sports or playing casino games, virtually all of us are guilty of dreaming big and wondering what would happen if we landed a massive windfall.
Some of the biggest and most consistent winners are professional poker players. Unlike many other casino games, poker is a game of skill, and it requires extensive knowledge of the game. It also requires you to have the ability to read people and conceal the strength of your poker hand.
On the opposite side of the spectrum, sometimes, all we need to win a life-changing amount is a little bit of luck. Naturally, the more unlikely the event is to happen, the more you can win, and some lucky gamblers have won millions from betting pennies. Granted, while it’s rather improbable for that to happen, it’s not entirely impossible.
If you wish to find out more, check out the infographic below and find out who the lucky players who won big are and how they did it.