One lucky punter just won half a million pounds on a Trump win

 
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Trump's the winner and Clinton's the loser of the US Presidential election. But, there's another person who's also a big winner of the night.

One incredibly brave punter threw caution to the wind, taking no notice of what the polls said and instead going with some sort of instinct.

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The unknown man placed several bets with Spreadex in London over the weeks running up to polling day to the tune of £200,000, putting it all on a Trump win.

After the shock news that Trump has indeed been voted in as the 45th President of the United States of America, that's now landed him a not too shabby return of £500,000, in addition to his original stake.

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