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The Amazing Moment A Brazilian Businessman Won £3.5 Million From One Roulette Spin

The Amazing Moment A Brazilian Businessman Won £3.5 Million From One Roulette Spin

A Brazilian man once turned a £35,000 bet on a roulette wheel into £3.5 million and his celebrations were caught on video.

Back in 2017, Pedro Grendene Bartelle was at the Hotel Conrad in Punta del Este in Uruguay when he took a huge gamble of going all in on 32.

A large amount of people surround Pedro as he places the bet and what follows is a huge celebration from all involved.

Check out the footage below.

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Pedro, who is the nephew of famous billionaire Alexandre Grendene Bartelle, is then swamped by a barrage of people who want to congratulate him.

Bartelle is currently worth $1.8 billion according to Forbes and he co-founded Grendene, one of the world's largest sandal manufacturers.

The 70-year-old also has investments in a variety of other industries such as steel.

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Earlier this year also saw another Brazilian's life change after pulling of an insane gamble.

Poker player 'AAAArthur' won an incredible $1.1 million last month after a four-way deal during the PokerStars Sunday Million tournament.

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Having satellited into the event for just $11, the Brazilian, whose real name is Alex Brito, eventually came into the final table of nine with the shortest stack after a record-breaking field of 93,016 players.

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But after three days of play, 'AAAArthur' eventually scooped the victory in an incredible finale.

The PokerStars tournament, which commemorated the 14th anniversary of the Sunday Million, had a total prize pool of $18,603,200.

And after the table struck an ICM deal, four players picked up over half a million each.

In an interview with PokerStars after his famous win, Brito opened up about his win.

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"Every year, I read about the Sunday Million Anniversary but didn't try to play it. This year was different. I don't know why, but I wanted to play it so much." he said.

The Brazillian player originally started with a $0.25 Spin & Go, which he won before his winnings to enter a $4 satellite

From there, he gained entry into an $11 satellite with 100 seats guaranteed. He won one of those too.

Featured Image Credit: Radio Spaco PM

Topics: News, Betting, Poker, Brazil

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