A man from New Jersey in the United States has won a massive $194,000 on his first spin on a slots game earlier this week. The man, who goes by the name Anibal Lopes, was taking his first short at online gambling. Read on.
American Man’s Luck
Lopes, who’s from Woodbridge said he had just created an online casino account on Monday night using his smartphone. The 33-year-old chose to play the Divine Fortune online slot game at the internet casino, where he won its Mega Jackpot on his very first spin. Lopes won a substantial $194,000 which equals R2, 295,518.22.
“I thought, ‘This is not happening,’ ” said Lopes. “I couldn’t believe I won that much money. I told my wife:” I don’t feel well. My legs are shaking.’
She said, ‘We need to get you to the emergency room.’ I told her, ‘No, I’m not sick; I just won close to $194 000!’ The progressive slots jackpot for Divine Fortune was increasing since it was won last September.
Lopes, who’s the manager of a construction company plans to save up some of the money for his 6-year-old son, repair his house and also pay bills.
Online Gambling History
Lopes said he had previously played at internet casino sites back in 2013 when they were made legal in the U.S, but had stopped for several years. He says now he enjoys gambling at mobile casinos since it is more convenient.