Adventures in Gambling: Yes, People Lost Money Betting on the Undertaker at Wrestlemania 30

All good things must come to an end.

For some people, "good things ending" means the end of the Undertaker's remarkable 21 match winning streak at wrestling's annual "showcase of the immortals," Wrestlemania, which actually occurred on Sunday night as Brock Lesnar shockingly ended the "Dead Man's" string of dominance with a pinball win in New Orleans' Superdome.

For others, "good things ending" means the end of their bank accounts having a positive balance because they wagered on the Undertaker.

Yes, you read that correctly -- wagering on the Undertaker in a scripted wrestling match. That happened, and has happened for the last few years.

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Sean Pendergast is a contributing freelance writer who covers Houston area sports daily in the News section, with periodic columns and features, as well. He also hosts afternoon drive on SportsRadio 610, as well as the post game show for the Houston Texans.
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