[PDF FREE] (The Greatest Gambling Story Ever Told) author Mark Paul
Rtaining It brought back memories of when my dad would take me to Saratoga Racetrack and Monmouth park in NJ My dad would have oved to hang out with Dino They The Radiant Child looked aike and oved to study the racing form This story makes you want to go to the track and enjoy an era gone by Loved it A Sure BetA superbly researched and described easy to read horse racinggambling story Whether you are familiar with A Sure BetA superbly researched and described easy to read horse racinggambling story Whether you are familiar with racing or not A surreal adventure that just happens to be true Even better that the races can be watched on YouTube after reading about them Highly recommended Great Horse StoryIlove a good horse winning story This one is no exception I finished in 2 evenings Almost too unbelievable to be true I don t recall the 1988 Kentucky Derby exciting because a filly raced against a crowd of colts and won Some of the betting on "THIS RACE MADE
MEN UITE RICH A LOT made some men uite rich A ot drama intrigue humor This was an easy fast fun read full of interesting characters straight out of a Damon Runyon tale Lots of racing The Internet of Us: Knowing More and Understanding Less in the Age of Big Data lore and personalities and exciting inside a race descriptions You almost feelike you are at the track or even on the horse during key races You really root for the guys to cash in but no spoilers hereIf you want an entertaining read grab this one you will be glad you did Greatest gambling story Maybe greatest vanity project ever The first chapter reminded me of Seabiscuit by Laura Hillenbrand but the rest of the book focused on Miami aka the author and his friend The dialogue was awful and the story nonexistent Very ittle tension It felt ike Paul was exaggerating how much danger he and Dino were in. Blers unknowingly place their Tempting Eden longshot bet with members of a suspected drug cartel at a racetrack in Tijuana Mexico they must figure out how to claim their prize without getting killed in the process In a heart pounding race of their own across the US Mexico border the trio come face to face with suspected killers are arrested by the Border Patrol and fumble their way through the riskiest bet of theiriv. R and they don t get marriedSOME MEN UITE RICH A LOT
AND WHAT OF DINO HE GOESwhat of Dino He goes all this and never even gets a pic in the end Nor Bernie So many holes "And It Isn T Even "it isn t even captivatingOnly reason I read the whole thing was because my rule is to give a book 100 pages At under 150 there was minimum commitment to see if there was an interesting end Spoiler there wasn t In horse racing there is no such thing as a sure thingBut in 1988 Mark Paul and his friend Dino Matteo were convinced they had oneA big brawny grey filly named Winning Colors had burst onto the California racing scene a year earlier and Dino was swept awaySo in the wee hours of a January morning 1988 Dino and Miami Paul headed out to make a future book wager on the filly for the Kentucky Derby Not to Las Vegas but to Agua Caliente racetrack in Tijuana MexicoWhat could go wrongAgua Caliente had racing and a sportsbook that offered big odds on sporting events and Winning Colors was 50 to 1 to win the Derby that yearAlong with another friend Bernie the pair of accomplished gamblers took a wad of money played some races and then made their move to wager on the Derby futurebookWhat follows is a story you would ikely see in film or a fictional thriller but it happened to Miami Dino and BernieThis compact memoir reads Talking to Dragons like a thriller injected with fun gambling and horse racing tales aittle humour and a whole Three Times the Love lot of cringe worthy moments as the boys follow their dream in the form of a big grey fillyIf she doesn t run in the Derby what happens to the money you bet on her They keep it and we get second jobs at McDonalds4 stars Fun shot readThis story was ente. S a spectacular three year old female racehorse named Winning Colors was being groomed for success under her famous Hollywood trainer D Wayne Lukas and the billionaire owner of the San Diego Chargers pro football team Eugene Klein Meanwhile three funoving gamblers Miami Paul Dino Mateo and Big Bernie believed that Winning Colors could be the unlikely female winner of the 1988 Kentucky Derby When the gam. .
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A great horse a big race and a big bet Do you need If you The Drowning Man like betting on the horses you will enjoy this book If you ask how factual the story is then you are on your own Horse players areike fishermen the story about catching the fish is much important than the size of the fish But Winning Colors was real and what she an owner and a hard headed trainer accomplished was real Loved this book so much I was born in 1988 in KY and I have always felt Winning Colors is my spirit animal I "ve met Lukas and Stevens backside so this whole book felt extra exciting "met Lukas and Stevens backside so this whole book felt extra exciting me I The Bride of Willow Creek loved the story the characters the tidbits of information that had me rewatching horse races in YouTube I was nervous and excited reading this page turner There were parts that made me smile andaugh and parts that had me teary eyed The other side of thoroughbred racingIn my youth I was able to experience the glamorous side of horse racing along with the several side ventures each permanent employee developed to ive in that glamorous Life Style But That Life style But that ife was peanuts compared to exposure to high sakes gamblers in The Greatest Gambling Story Ever Told I enjoyed this page turner One of the worst books I ve read It has a cool premise but the climax is about 5 pages And it isn t really very exciting at all No discussion on how Bernie gets his money No discussion on how Dino and Miami use the money No follow up on how Bernie gets his money No discussion on how Dino and Miami use the money No follow up the cartel The cartel paid no one got hurt what s the big story And the title is ridiculous It is Miami s best gambling story but it isn t even the best gambling story I ve heard this yearAnd Ava is a central characte. The Greatest Gambling Story Ever Told is an inspiring personal narrative about a filly who broke through the male dominated world of horseracing and inspired crowds of men and women alike along with a trio of gamblers who embark on an unforgettable adventure that's as epic as the history victory of Winning Colors It's Seabiscuit meets Narcos and the best true ife gambling story ever told In the ate 1980.