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10 of the best things to ever happen on Winning Streak


winningstreak Source: RTÉ

WINNING STREAK IS an Irish institution.

It may not involve any skill or talent, but it often produces accidental comedy gold. Here are just some of those occasions.

1. Marty getting WAY too excited about this act of chance


2. This completely honest contestant

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What’s he gonna do with his winnings? “Get drunk.” Sure let him off.

3. The man who hurt himself clapping enthusiastically

Source: Oisin/YouTube

Look, it’s easy to do.

4. The contestant who was literally not paying attention at all

“Hmm? Oh €24,000 thousand in cash is it. Grand. ”
What a baller.

5. This ‘I’m Only Here To Shift Marty’ sign

shift marty Source: RTÉ Player

Same though.

6. When two contestants wore the same dress

Look at them. They’re RAGING.

7. When they populated the audience with an active retirement group and they forgot to clap

Source: Eirchive/YouTube

“I love the silence of my own footsteps.”

8. The lad who got a shock from seeing himself on-camera

Source: Jonathan Roddy/YouTube

“Oh sh*t it’s me. Act natural.”

9. This legendary contestant

Source: GazClimbs/YouTube

Babs was 96 years of age, waved her walking stick round like a madwoman, and was well able for Derek Mooney. In many ways, she epitomises Winning Streak.

10. And her signs. Just all of these signs

“Nanny Babs.” “Well Done Nanny.” “Well Done Babs”.

rteplayer Source: YouTube

This is why we love you, Winning Streak.

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