Thursday, 8 June 2017
Zimbabwean man loses wife in Champions League final bet
A Zimbabwean man with gambling addiction, who went to the extremes of betting his wife over the recently played Real Madrid, Juventus match has been fined two beasts. ZimNews.net reports that Charles Jambaya (26) from Mkandapi village did the unthinkable on the 3rd of June when he pledged his wife Caroline Shumba (22) to another man over the Juventus, real Madrid match.
Jambaya had a verbal agreement with Eugene Gumbo (30) that if Real Madrid would beat Juventus in the UEFA Champion’s League final he would give him his wife, while the later told the former that if Juventus triumphed he would give him $500. As fate would have it, Real Madrid trounced Juventus by four goals to one and all hell broke loose when Eugene demanded his prize after the match. Jambaya told his bet mate to go and collect Caroline at his house. Eugene went to Jambaya’s house and told Caroline that he had won her at the bottle store bet. Puzzled and perplexed by the story, Caroline ran away and sought refuge at her aunt’s house. Caroline told her aunt what had transpired and the matter was referred to Chief Mazivisa’s traditional court.