The Question and Answer section for Around the World in 80 Days is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
This is asking for your opinion rather than mine. I do not know what you would do. Are you an adventurous and gambling person?
Fogg wins in the end. Fogg rushes to the Reform Club and arrives just in time to win the bet and earn back his fortune.
Here is a quote from chapter 2:
He appeared to be a man about forty years of age, with fine, handsome features, and a tall, well-shaped figure; his hair and whiskers were light, his forehead compact and unwrinkled, his face rather pale, his teeth...