"Very Cool Guy": Lucky Man Spotted Doing His Normal Work after Winning over N139m Bet

"Very Cool Guy": Lucky Man Spotted Doing His Normal Work after Winning over N139m Bet

  • A man, identified as Esbon Macharia, recently won the KSh 27 million (over N139 million) jackpot after predicting 13 correct matches
  • The Thika-based businessman was treated like a king by SportPesa before returning to his daily hustle
  • Pictures showing the man at work despite turning a multimillionaire has stirred reactions online

A Kenyan man who walked away with KSh 27 million (over N139 million) in the SportPesa jackpot has shown his industrious nature.

Esbon Macharia.
Esbon Macharia at his hardware. Photos: SportPesa.
Source: UGC

How did Esbon Macharia win jackpot?

Esbon Macharia, a Thika town-based businessman who owns a hardware shop, correctly predicted all 13 matches on the midweek jackpot played on November 24.

“We have a winner! SportPesa is proud to announce Kshs. 27,041,645 Midweek Jackpot has been won," announced the betting firm.

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SportPesa treated Macharia to a presidential-like motorcade complete with police motorcycle outriders while unveiling him on Tuesday, November 28. He was picked up from his shop in Thika and driven to Nairobi, where he was handed his goodies.

On Tuesday, November 28, SportPesa shared an update about the multimillionaire.

Macharia went back to work at his hardware as usual.

Images shared online depicted him walking the team through the premises and arranging cement bags.

Social media users react

Braisonoxium Avutaganite:

“I pity his ex.”

Mike Mureu:

“I realised that only rich people win these bets. Money is picky.”

Sherine Chemtai:

“Does he have a partner? Asking for a friend.”


“His life has instantly changed. Congratulations.”

Pish Mgunner Chingwe:

"Very cool guy."

Man wins N180m bet in 3 days

In a related report, a man won a N180 million bet in the space of three days.

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The lucky fellow, @_kennyblaze1391, flaunted his winning tickets on X as he announced his stunning win to his followers.

The tickets he shared showed how he won millions in different games he booked and the amount he staked on each of the winnings.

Man wins N102m bet overnight

Meanwhile, Legit.ng previously reported that a man won N102 million in sports betting overnight.

In a tweet on X on Friday, November 10, an excited Bayo displayed his winning tickets as he broke the news of his massive win.

According to Bayo, he made a stake of N234k to win the whopping sum and hinted at rewarding his followers with some of the money. He also added that he informed his employer at work that he wouldn't be coming that day.

Source: TUKO.co.ke

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