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Gambler : secrets from a life at risk

Billy Walters (Author), Armen Keteyian (Author)
"Anybody can get lucky. Nobody controls the odds like Billy Walters. Widely regarded as "the Michael Jordan of sports betting," Walters is a living legend in Las Vegas and among sports bettors worldwide. With an unmatched winning streak of thirty-six consecutive years, Walters has become fabulously wealthy by placing hundreds of millions of dollars a year in gross wagers, including one Super Bowl bet of $3.5 million alone. Competitors desperate to crack his betting techniques have tried hacking his phones, cloning his beepers, rifling through his trash, and bribing his employees. Now, after decades of avoiding the spotlight and fiercely protecting the keys to his success, Walters has reached the age where he wants to pass along his wisdom to future generations of sports wagerers..." -- Page 2 of cover
Print Book, English, 2023
First Avid Reader Press hardcover edition View all formats and editions
Avid Reader Press, New York, NY, 2023
viii, 374 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
9781668032855, 1668032856
Chicken or feathers
Kentucky home
On my own
Man on fire
Falling apart
Thirty days to live
Barkeeping & Bookmaking
The eighteen hole hustle
The computer group
The investigation
Spinning Wynn's wheel
Making the turn
Two steps forward & back to court
Cat & mouse
Turning pleasure into business
Betting big
Dodging the vampires
Land of opportunity
Lefty & me
Master class
Advanced master class
War stories
Market play
60 minutes to five years
Doing time
Full circle
Includes index