Pro Athletes also like gambling
The common element sport and gambling have is winning. The will to win provides the spirit of adventure and challenge.
Famous athletes enjoy gambling as a form of entertainment as any other regular players
Just like you there are pro-athletes who love playing online. They can be stars in their sports field and like the same form of spending their free time as normal human beings.
The pro-golfer Tiger Woods is a typical example of a sport star who loves playing in online and land based casinos too. He does it for fun and gables as well with lady luck supporting him. Woods often participates in Blackjack games at the MGM Grand Las Vegas Casino. In terms of gambling he knows how to play his cards. He usually plays for higher stakes and goes back home with good satisfaction.
The legendary basketball player, Michael Jordan likes also playing casino games. In 1993, the night before the big game against the Knicks he was seen trying his luck in Atlantic City. But that night he lost quite a big amount. They say that Michael Jordan is a fan of Craps and he often wins but also looses as many of you do.
An other basketball player, the star Charles Barkley adores gambling, even he definitely isn't very lucky. It happened that in a single day he lost $1 million. For him winning in his sport and winning money from gambling is exciting. But it seems that lady luck isn't in his favour very often.
The famous English professional footballer, Wayne Rooney is an other example of a looser in gambling. For the last few months he me debt of £700,000 while betting on horse racing and football. It seems true that those who are lucky on the sports field are not lucky enough at gambling.
The popular swimmer, Michael Phelps, also likes spending his spare time and money on poker. He often participates in poker festivals. The star who has recently retired with a net worth of $55 million enjoys the game just for the thrill to win.
Like every player these top sports stars adore gambling for fun and for the excitement to win.