Archive for May, 2017

Biggest Wins Ever: Sean Connery

Who is the best James Bond? Well, we can surely all agree it’s Scottish rogue Sean Connery. The legendary actor was the first man to portray James Bond on the silver screen and went on to have a stellar career afterwards. But, that’s not the only thing Connery excelled at. Much like his secret-agent alter-ego, […]

Biggest Wins Ever: Mike Ashley

Mike Ashley is best-known for two distinct things. Those in the football world know him as the much-maligned owner of Newcastle United, the club he bought in 2007. Those outside of football know Ashley best as being the controversial owner of sporting goods chain Sports Direct International Plc. But, as well as these things, he […]

Biggest Wins Ever: Elmer Sherwin

You might not have heard of Elmer Sherwin, particularly if you are outside of the gambling world, but he is one of the most famous high-rollers in casino history. His story is legend, not least because of his generosity and old age. Elmer is one of the biggest winners in the history of Vegas casinos, […]

Biggest Wins Ever: Archie Karas

Archie Karas is a Greek-American professional gambler and Poker player. He is infamous throughout the casino world for having the longest-running winning streak in casino history. Over the course of three years, the gambling legend was able to transform $50 into a staggering $40 million! This run of unprecedented success has led to Archie achieving […]