A brave Sportsbet punter has had a significant collect after his five-leg horse racing multi saluted over the weekend the bookmaker reported on Monday
Easy Eddie kicked off proceedings, winning race 2 at Rosehill before Verry Elleegant, Fifty Stars and Dixie Blossoms all got the job done for the punter.
With the East Coast legs in the bank, it would have been a nervous wait for Ascot and the fifth and final leg.
However, when Joseph Azzopardi piloted Jedaffair across the line first the punter's $10 turned into $59,826.
“Given his last leg was paying $14, he couldn’t have been too optimistic, but credit to him, he didn’t cash out and he was richly rewarded,” aaid Sportsbet.com.au’s communications manager Rich Hummerston.
$2.70 Verry Elleegant
$2.45 Fifty Stars
$19 Dixie Blossoms
$3.40 Easy Eddie