2013 Acca the biggest payout by Paddy Power in the last decade

Paddy Power Accas

Paddy Power /Dublin ©imago images / Inpho Photography 29.12.2019

On Monday, Paddy Power released details on Monday of some of the biggest accumulator wins of the last decade. There were some stunning bets on the list and glancing over some of them, it’s hard to comprehend how some of them even happened.

Top of the list of the bets that cost Paddy Power the most in one hit, was a staggering six-fold that came in at just under £1 million in 2013. The wager was from a tenner stake on horse racing from Naas and Galway. It returned an incredible sum of £986,807.

That’s how to win a bet, but even still, one of the standout wagers on the Paddy Power list, in terms of selections and not money, was a 2015 wager that fetched the lucky punter £206,262. What made the bet so impressive was that it was a simply outrageous 17-fold football acca. Seventeen correct selections from seventeen picks on selections from the Champions League, Championship and League One, returned the tidy sum.

TOP 10 ACCUMULATORS OF THE DECADE

1. £10 on a racing six-fold in 2013, winning £986,807
2. £5 on a seven-team football accumulator in 2015, winning £276,413
3. £10 on an 18-team accumulator in 2013, winning £246,342
4. £10 on a six-horse accumulator in 2010, winning £243,941
5. £1 on a 17-leg football accumulator in 2015, winning £206,262
6. £12 on five horses in 2010, winning £197,595
7. £2 on eight horses in 2016, returning £170,163
8. £5 on eight different football result & BTTS in 2016, landing £145,669
9. £7 on the first day of Cheltenham in 2016, winning £109,944
10. £10 on eight horses in 2012, winning £116,971