How much has Drake gained or lost, and is his support really a curse? He lost another PS335,000 betting on Tommy Fury vs. Jake Paul, PS837,000 on the World Cup final, and PS1.7MILLION on one UFC fight.
Drake also lost PS335,000 on a wager on Tommy Fury vs. Jake Paul, bringing his total loss on one UFC fight to PS1.7 million.
Rapper Drake's excessive gambling habits have increased his notoriety.
Before athletic events, Canadian artists have been prone to display extravagant stakes.
lost PS335,000 most recently after supporting Jake Paul to defeat Tommy Fury
Author: Arthur Parashar
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Drake, a multi-award-winning music icon famed for smashing records, also has a startling gambling problem in addition to his rhyming prowess.
Rapper Drake has gained increasing notoriety for his peculiar betting tendencies.
In a recent wager on the World Cup final, Jake Paul, he lost PS335,000.
Drake is notorious for his lavish bets, which he shares to his 132 million Instagram followers. The Canadian musician has furthered his celebrity by sharing his crazy stakes.
Drake has covered a wide range of sports with his irrational Bitcoin bets through the cryptocurrency casino Stake, which he joined in December 2021 under the handle DeepPockets6. These sports include boxing, the NFL, the UFC, basketball, football, baseball, and even Formula 1.
Drake's extravagant Bitcoin bets at a crypto casino
Stake has given him the opportunity to cover a variety of sports, including Formula 1, the NFL, MMA, basketball, football, and boxing.
In December 2021, he signed up for the DeepPockets6 website.
Drake has earned millions of dollars at times, but the rapper has also developed the reputation of casting a curse onto people he supports.
Drake is a multimillionaire who has a history of dragging down the people he backs.
The "Drake curse" has quickly gained notoriety in sports, with a number of teams and sportsmen dropping forthcoming contests after making contact with him.
The Drake curse has caused a number of individuals and teams to forfeit their upcoming sporting event.
In light of this, Sportsmail analyses the positive, negative, and ugly aspects of Drake's gambling craziness.
Rapper Drake from Canada has developed an unhealthy gambling habit that has occasionally cost him millions of dollars.
Most recently, Drake lost PS335,000 after betting on Jake Paul to knockout Tommy Fury.
DRAKE BACKS PAUL TO QUIT ANGER
The 36-year-old rapper most recently grabbed attention for his outrageous $40000 wager on Tommy Fury being defeated by Jake Paul last Sunday.
Rapper Drake from Canada has a peculiar betting habit that has cost him millions of dollars.
Last week, Drake lost PS335,000 after betting on Jake Paul to knockout Tommy Fury.
The 36-year-old rapper gained notoriety for his absurd PS335,000 ($400,000) wager on Tommy Fury being defeated by Jake Paul.
Unfortunately for Drake, Brit Fury defeated American Paul in Saudi Arabia by a split verdict, which severely reduced the amount of money in the rapper's pockets.
After British fighter Fury defeated American fighter Paul in Saudi Arabia by a split decision, Drake received a significantly reduced payout.
Drake had wagered six figures at 3.6/1 on the former YouTuber defeating the Love Island star by knockout, a massive wager that, if successful, would have brought in more than PS1.2 million ($1.44 million).
Drake helped the former YouTuber upset the Love Island star by knocking him out in the sixth round at odds of 3.6/1.
He would have won more than PS1.2 million ($1.44 million) on this huge wager.
But, the outcome means that he has now forfeited his huge investment, with Paul jokingly attributing his defeat to the "curse" of Drake.
As a result, Drake has forfeited his enormous interest.
Paul made light of his supposed 'curse' of Drake for the defeat.
World Cup Heartbreak for Drake after losing PS335,000 on a wager that Jake Paul would defeat Tommy Fury during their match in Saudi Arabia.
When the rapper backed Argentina to defeat France in the World Cup final, many believed that the Drake curse had been broken.
Drake lost PS335,000 after betting on Jake Paul to defeat Tommy Fury in their World Cup Heartbreak match in Saudi Arabia.
When Drake picked Argentina to win the World Cup final, many people thought that the curse had been broken.
Drake wagered PS837,000 ($1 million) on Argentina to win and stood to gain more than PS2.26 ($2.75 million) had Lionel Messi's team prevailed in traditional play.
Drake bet PS837,000 ($1 million) on Argentina to win the game.
If Lionel Messi had won in normal time, he would have been able to take home more than PS2.26 million ($2.75 million).
Drake suffered yet another significant loss due to a technicality, even though Argentina ultimately won on penalties.
Despite Argentina winning on penalties, Drake suffered yet another big setback.
When Argentina went into halftime up 2-0 thanks to goals from Messi and Angel Di Maria, Drake must have felt he was in for millions.
With Argentina led 2-0 at the half thanks to goals from Angel Di Maria and Lionel Messi, Drake must have thought he was headed for financial success.
But, Kylian Mbappe's late brace forced extra time and ended Drake's hopes of a significant victory.
Drake bet $1 million (PS837,000) on Argentina to win the World Cup.
Drake's chances for a significant victory were dashed by a late brace from Kylian Mbappe.
Drake bet on Argentina to win the World Cup final, but when they lost in overtime, he lost PS837,000.
Drake bet PS837,000 ($1 million) on Argentina, who defeated France in the World Cup final in regulation.
DRAKE'S ADORATION FOR UFC
The 36-year-old has placed his fair share of irrational UFC wagers, and the results weren't always as expected.
Drake bet PS837,000 on Argentina to win the World Cup final, but since they didn't, he lost the money.
Drake bet PS837,000 ($1 million) that Argentina will defeat France in the end.
DRAKE'S PASSION FOR UFC.
The 36-year-old has taken part in many outrageous UFC wagers.
It hasn't always gone as expected.
Drake suffered a loss of PS230,000 ($275,000) in March of last year after betting on Jorge Masvidal to defeat Colby Covington at UFC 272 in Las Vegas.
After betting on Jorge Masvidal to defeat Colby Covington at UFC 272 Las Vegas, Drake lost PS230,000 ($275,000).
Drake's particular wager's odds were unknown, but Covington opened as the 2/7 favorite and Masvidal as the 5/2 underdog.
Drake's chances of winning this particular wager were unclear, although Covington was set as the 2/7 favorite and Masvidal as the 5/2 underdog.
Covington urged Drake to return to "selling those s***** albums to win back the money" after underdog Masvidal was defeated by a unanimous vote, which was unfortunate for the rapper.
Masvidal, the underdog, was defeated by Drake in a unanimous verdict.
Drake was advised by Covington to "sell those ***** albums" once more in order to recover his lost money.
Just two months later, Drake's suffering was made worse when he lost another PS357,000 ($427,000) after picking Justin Gaethje to defeat Charles Oliveira at UFC 274.
Drake received additional PS357,000 ($427,000) two months later after he unwisely supported Justin Gaethje in his victory over Charles Oliveira at UFC 274.
Later that year, things got better for Drake, particularly when he won an incredible PS826,000 ($1m) after Israel Adesanya defeated Jared Cannonier.
Later that year, Drake's fortunes changed when Israel Adesanya defeated Jared Cannonier, and he earned an incredible PS826,000 ($1m).
Following his support of Israel Adesanya's victory over Brazil's Alex Pereira at UFC 281, Drake suffered a stunning loss of PS1.7 million ($2 million).
On Saturday, Drake placed a seven-figure wager on Adesanya and published pictures of it.
Ten days later, Paddy Pimblett and Molly McCann both won by way of stoppage, and the Canadian rapper triumphed at UFC London with a spectacular PS3m ($3.72m).
Following his seven-figure bet on Israeli fighter Israel Adesanya to beat Brazilian Alex Pereira at UFC 281, Drake shared pictures of the bet.
Drake won a remarkable PS3m ($3.72m) at UFC London ten days later.
Exceptional victories were earned by Molly McCann and Paddy Pimblett (stoppage victory).
Drake bet PS1.9 million ($2.3 million) on the Liverpool team to win their various fights in London, and to celebrate their triumphs, he bought each combatant a Rolex.
Drake bet PS1.9 million ($2.3 million) that Liverpool fighters would prevail in their matches in London.
In addition, he gave them each a Rolex watch as a memento of their triumphs.
Nevertheless, Drake lost again the following month after Kamaru Usman's shocking knockout loss to Leon Edwards, and José Aldo lost to Merab Dvalishvili at UFC 278.
Drake lost again the next month, and José Aldo was defeated by Merab Dvalishvili in UFC 278 after Kamaru Usman's devastating knockout loss to Leon Edwards.
In addition to betting PS194,000 ($230,000) on Aldo to overcome Dvalishvili, the hip-hop musician staked a total of PS169,000 ($200,000) on the Nigerian Usman to defeat Edwards.
Drake backed Edwards to win by staking a total of £169,000 ($200,000).
Also, he staked $230,000 for Aldo to defeat Dvalishvili for about PS194,000.
He ended the year with another another defeat, this time losing a staggering PS1.7 million (CA$2 million) for having backed Israeli Alex Adesanya to triumph over Brazilian Alex Pereira at UFC 281.
He lost a staggering PS1.7m (CA$2m) after supporting Israel Adesanya in his victory over Brazilian Alex Pereira at UFC 281 (November).
PLAYING FOOTBALL BARELY
Although Drake is well recognized for his passion for American sports, he has also experimented with British football.
Football dabbling is called
Drake is well-known for his passion for American sports, but that hasn't prevented him from trying out British football.
Before his World Cup defeat in October of last year, Drake bet PS537,000 (CA$8333,333) on the outcomes of Arsenal and Barcelona.
Drake wagered PS537,000 (CA$8333.333) last October, prior to the World Cup loss, on Arsenal and Barcelona to win.
When the Gunners defeated Leeds 1-0 to advance, Barcelona fell to Real Madrid 3-1 in a heartbreaking El Clasico for the musician.
The Gunners defeated Leeds 1-0 to claim victory.
Unfortunately, the musician suffered a terrible El Clasico defeat when Barcelona fell short against Real Madrid 3-1.
Drake wagered PS537,000 on the outcomes of Arsenal and Barcelona, but the Catalan giants fell to Real Madrid.
Arsenal defeated Leeds 1-0 on the strength of a goal from Bukayo Saka, but Drake's wager ultimately failed.
SUPER BOWL WINNING SUCCESS
When it comes to American football, Drake has demonstrated to be more fortunate.
Drake wagered PS537,000 on the outcomes of Barcelona and Arsenal; however, Barca fell to Real Madrid.
Leeds was defeated 1-0 thanks to a goal from Bukayo Saka.
But ultimately, Drake correctly predicted that the Super Bowl will be a victory.
Drake's success in American football has been greater.
When the Kansas City Chiefs won Super Bowl LVII last month, the Canadian rapper had Patrick Mahomes and company to thank—or did he?
Drake had Patrick Mahomes and company to be grateful for after the Kansas City Chiefs won Super Bowl LVII last year.
Drake only managed to cash in on one of his seven bets, which he dubbed "crazy," but he did make a tidy profit of PS425,000 ($512,000) after winning PS1.2 million ($1.5 million) on a KC Chiefs victory.
Only one of Drake's seven bets on which he put a winning wager—the one he had previously dubbed "psychotic"—was successful.
He did, however, manage to pocket a sizable PS425,000 ($512,000) after winning PS1.2m ($1.5m) on a Kansas City Chiefs victory.
Drake, who placed total bets around PS801,000 ($965,000), posted a video of Mahomes and Travis Kelce celebrating on Instagram with the caption, "Give that man his MONEYYYYY Eddie @Stake."
Drake placed the bets for PS801,000 ($965,000).
Travis Kelce and Patrick Mahomes appeared in a photo he shared, which he captioned: "Give that guy MONEY!
Eddie @Stake, YYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYE."
Drake made a tidy sum of money thanks to the KC Chiefs winning their second Super Bowl in four years.
He made a wager that the Kansas City Chiefs will defeat the Philadelphia Eagles in the Super Bowl and that Patrick Mahomes would score the team's first touchdown.
Drake earned PS250,000 ($300,000) profit exactly a year earlier after wagering PS1 million ($1.25 million) on the LA Rams' victory against the Cincinnati Bengals in Super Bowl LVI. At the same time, he had Odell Beckham Jr. down for a touchdown at any point.
Drake lost $390,000 on a different wager he made on Beckham Jr.
Also, he placed wagers totaling PS801,000 ($965,000) on the bets announced on Instagram.
Drake wrote in the caption of a photo of Travis Kelce and Patrick Mahomes enjoying themselves: "Give that dude his MONEYYYYYY Eddie @Stake."
Drake also lost PS328,000 ($390,000) on a different bet on Beckham Jr., but he won PS196,000 ($235,000) on Drake London to be the first wide receiver selected.
Drake also lost a different bet against Beckham Jr. for PS328,000 ($390,000).
In addition, he reclaimed Drake London's PS196,000 ($235,000), making him the first-drafted wide receiver.
His winning streak continued in November when he won an astounding PS1.67 million ($2 million) on a PS240,000 ($287,000) wager when the Buffalo Bills, Dallas Cowboys, and Kansas City Chiefs all triumphed in their Week Four games.
In November, when the Kansas City Chiefs, Dallas Cowboys, and Buffalo Bills won their Week Four games, he cashed out an astounding PS1.67m (or $2m) on a PS240,000 stake ($287,000). This was a continuation of his winning streak.
THE PASSION OF SPORT IN DRAKE
Drake has also experienced success in the sports of baseball, hockey, and basketball. In April, Drake won PS610,000 ($730,600) thanks to the Golden State Warriors and the Dallas Mavericks.
DRAKE'S PASSION FOR SPORT
With PS610,000 ($730,000) from the Dallas Mavericks and Golden State Warriors, DRAKE has also had success in baseball, hockey, and basketball.
After the Toronto Blue Jays defeated the Boston Red Sox, he earned about PS96,000 ($115,000) from baseball.
After the Toronto Blue Jays defeated the Boston Red Sox, he also made about PS96,000 ($115,000) from baseball.
The Dallas Mavericks, Calgary Flames, and New York Rangers helped him turn PS258,000 ($309,000) into PS1.97m ($2,35m), continuing his good fortune.
The New York Rangers, Calgary Flames, and Dallas Mavericks helped him turn PS258,000 ($309,000) into PS1.97m ($2,35m), continuing his excellent fortune.
Regrettably, the rapper lost PS376,000 ($450,350) after picking the Golden State Warriors to win the NBA Finals and the New York Rangers to win the NHL Eastern Conference Finals.
Sadly, the rapper lost PS376,000 ($450,000.35) after predicting incorrectly that the New York Rangers will prevail in the NHL Eastern Conference Finals.
He would have earned or won approximately PS1.33 million.
Drake even made an attempt at Formula One, betting PS230,000 ($275,000) on Charles LeClerc of Ferarri to win the Spanish Grand Prix in 2022.
Drake even dabbled in Formula One, betting PS230,000 ($275,000) on Charles LeClerc of Ferarri to win the Spanish Grand Prix in 2022.
27 laps into the race, LeClerc retired, and two-time champion Max Verstappen won instead, costing Drake PS627,000 (Canadian $750,000).
27 laps into the race, LeClerc was forced to stop, and Max Verstappen, a two-time champion, took the victory.
Drake was out PS627,000 ($750,000 CA) in all.
Drake has reportedly staked more than PS828.7 million ($1 billion) during a difficult year for his money account, and many people still think he is cursed.
In a difficult year, Drake has bet more than PS828.7 million ($1 billion).
Many still hold on to the belief that the curse still exists.