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Stan Wawrinka-Li Na parlay pays big

Updated: January 27, 2014, 8:33 AM ET
By Darren Rovell | ESPN.com

An Australian bettor has made a handsome sum from taking two relative longshots to win the Australian Open.

An official with TAB, Australia's largest bookmaker, told ESPN.com that it will pay out $196,000 U.S. dollars for a $435 parlay bet one of its clients made for both Stanislas Wawrinka and Li Na to win the title.

TAB spokesman Matt Jenkins said that the bet was placed on Jan. 16 when the odds of both winning the Australian Open were 451/1.

Wawrinka, the No. 8 ...

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