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Ted Forrest lost 23 kilos and won 2 million dollars!

Tags: challenge, Justin Smith, mike matusow, prop bet, Ted Forrest, weight bet.
Posted on 21 July 2010 by "T".

About 2 months ago, Ted Forrest, the american poker pro, received a crazy prop bet from his fiends Mike Matusow and Justin Smith. The prop bet meant that if Ted Forrest could lose 50 pounds (22,68 kg) before June 15, he would get $2 million dollars. Ted Forrest, who weighed 85 kilo at that point, accepted the prop bet almost straight away. The challenge was on and Ted went on a strict diet!

When Ted stepped on the scale 2 months later, he was just skin and bones and weighed around 60 kilo. He had lost about 23 kilos and accomplished the impossible - to lose 26% of his body weight or about half a kilo almost every day for 2 months.


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16 comments for "Ted Forrest lost 23 kilos and won 2 million dollars!"

 cr1s5t121/07/2010 16:12:36 GMT
Nice bet...who wouldn`t accept that for 2 mil dollars? Hard to achieve but worthy Big Smile
 Kristan21/07/2010 16:37:09 GMT
Something to show for the american "big people" who have reality series about weight loss within months.
Wonder if he did it for the money or because hes gambling addict lol.
 dozn0121/07/2010 17:45:58 GMT
not beening funny but thats not good for you, looks like hes got aids,
proper ill looking........

but in the long run was it worth it, i dont think so putting a pirce on you health
 Kristan21/07/2010 19:25:01 GMT
Posted by dozn01:
not beening funny but thats not good for you, looks like hes got aids,
proper ill looking........

but in the long run was it worth it, i dont think so putting a pirce on you health


Maybe his next prop bet will be lower the body mass to 40 kilos. Its not much for another 2 million - only another 20 kilos. Tongue
 crackfinder21/07/2010 20:09:57 GMT
that is a lot of weight to loose in a such a short time. Makes me wonder if good old weight shedding crystal meth was involved. JK Smile
 Funope21/07/2010 21:09:18 GMT
he can buy for 2million food and eat his belly round.
 Lesiu22/07/2010 09:21:53 GMT
i would lose as much as they want for 2 milions dollars...
 Fackinas22/07/2010 10:14:58 GMT
Posted by cr1s5t1:
Nice bet...who wouldn`t accept that for 2 mil dollars? Hard to achieve but worthy Big Smile

Hard achieve? Big Smile lol if your wheight is 200 is not hard to lose 10%.
 Chaosman8822/07/2010 10:27:42 GMT
not 10% but 26% !
 Cliffem22/07/2010 10:48:20 GMT
Wow the pic doesnt look like Ted at all,looks like his successfull buissness brother who lives in Australia! well done Teddy boy x
 kwasac21/09/2012 03:13:10 GMT
He earn more than he ever won at single tournament... Big Smile
 jessthehuman21/09/2012 04:17:48 GMT
nice bump
 Mysik8621/09/2012 05:50:01 GMT
It's nice news for fat Americans (over 90% of population Big Smile Big Smile), but i don't know that was good for his health... Organism doesn't like gaining or losing weight so fast!
And, like Kristan said:
Wonder if he did it for the money or because he's gambling addict

 Sorin88821/09/2012 08:56:35 GMT
This bet was not as strange like another one years ago.A dude made a breast implant to gain 100000 $.After taking the money kept also the breast for self pleasure.The evil's eye does a lot of good deeds
 lukasb21/09/2012 09:26:46 GMT
Posted by jessthehuman:
nice bump

To celebrate the 2 years and 2 months anniversary this news just made.
 noonlion21/09/2012 13:24:17 GMT
I'll guarantee you he doesn't have $2m sitting in his bank account.

You think Matusow or the other dude have a milly to stump up each in cold hard cash? No chance.

That money must be the most enticing way to starve yourself ever - bet he's looking at food in a different way now..

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