Young Thug Says He Won $620,000 on Super Bowl Bet | 22 Words

The biggest night in the sporting calendar was here once again.

On Sunday night, The Kansas City Chiefs took on the Francisco 49ers in the 54th annual Super Bowl at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Fla.

The Kansas City Chiefs came out on top with a 31-20 victory, and Young Thug is claiming to have won big on a Super Bowl bet.

Keep scrolling to find out more...

The Super Bowl finally came around again on Sunday.

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The biggest date in the sporting calendar rolled around for the 54th time.

The annual championship game has become more than just a sporting spectacle...

Complete with celebrity-studded halftime shows, eye-wateringly expensive ad slots, and of course, some great football to go along with it - there's no doubt the Superbowl is one of the biggest sporting events of the year.

The game was originally created as part of the merger agreement between the NFL and its rival, the American Football League (AFL).

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Originally, the game took place in early to mid-January, but now it takes place on the first Sunday in February due to the current NFL schedule.

The game continually dominates viewing figures.

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The Super Bowl frequently tops the ranks as the most-watched broadcast in the US - firmly cementing itself as America's most-watched game.

So much so...

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That the 2015 game still holds the title as the most-watched US telecast of all time, with a staggering viewership of 114.4 million, according to CNN. 

And its record-breaking impact stretches across the Atlantic too...

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The Super Bowl is one of the most-watched annual sporting events in the world, coming in second to the UEFA Champions League final.

Although there's no doubt that the Super Bowl has become about much more than just the football...

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Of course, it's a long-anticipated day for football fanatics, but the annual event has rakes in views from those who don't even care for the sport.

The star-studded half-time show steals a lot of the attention...

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What traditionally began as a college marching band has transformed into one of the biggest and sought after gigs in the world - with many of our favorite a-listers crossing their fingers that they'll land the job.

Popular artists began taking to the stage during the game's third decade...

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With the likes of New Kids on the Block, Gloria Estefan, and Michael Jackson performing at the event - it soon became a tradition for high-profile acts to headline.

Fast forward to now, and several big names have taken to the stage.

The likes of Lady Gaga, Beyonce, and Prince has performed the lucrative gig.

On Sunday, the world tuned in to watch the highly-anticipated Super Bowl LIV.

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It kicked off at 6:30 pm ET, we watched as the Kansas City Chiefs take on the San Francisco 49ers. Kansas City finished 12-4 in the regular season, beating the Houston Texans and Tennessee Titans in home playoff game, while The 49ers, finished 13-3, winning home playoff games over the Minnesota Vikings and Green Bay Packers, Washington Post reports.

Super Bowl LIV took place at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens.

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And the game was broadcast on FOX.

In the wake of the Kobe Bryant tragedy...

Players lined up at the twenty-four-yard lines in a pregame tribute to Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna, and the other victims of last weekend’s tragic helicopter crash in Calabasas. A moment of silence was also held along with a touching display.

Shakira and JLo took on this year's halftime show...

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And the show marked the first-ever time the music icons have performed on stage together.

But back to the football...

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The Kansas City Chiefs won the victory with a 31-20 win.

It was an incredible win...

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And people all around the world spent the rest of the evening celebrating this victorious moment.

Some people had a bigger reason to celebrate than others...

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And those are the people who won Super Bowl bets.

A lot of bets were placed on Sunday...

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And rapper Young Thug has boasted about his big win.

Young Thug revealed on his Instagram that he had placed a $25,000 bet on the Kansas City Chiefs...

And because of their win, this bet would have left the rapper with a whopping $620,000.

However, Thug didn't provide any specifics about his win...

But he did film himself celebrating with the camera panning into a TV showing the Kansas City Chiefs claiming their victory.

Young Thug spent some time in hospital last week...

The reason is currently unknown, but it looks like he has made a speedy recovery... and that $620,000 probably helped! Congratulations, Young Thug!