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2014 World Cup Betting Blog, Part 8: The Germans Win!

Germany took down the 2014 World Cup, outplaying pre-game favorites Argentina.

There’s a saying, normally quoted to former England footballer Gary Lineker, which goes something like this: “Football is a game where two teams kick the ball around for 90 minutes, and at the end Germany win.” The classic quote was perfectly realized on Sunday night as Argentina (pre-tournament favorites) and a young, emerging Germany side…Read More

2014 World Cup Betting Blog Part 7: The Final Countdown

Lionel Messi World Cup 2014

So, all things lead to Rio. The final of the 2014 FIFA World Cup is set, as Argentina (one of the firm pre-tournament favorites) and the ever-present Germans do battle in a rematch of the 1990 final in Italy. (Germany won it, in case your memory is as hazy as ours.) And as the final…Read More

2014 World Cup Betting Blog, Part 6: Silver Linings

Lionel Messi, World Cup 2014

The quarter-finals were another mixed bag for us, with Colombia deciding not to turn up to their defeat against Brazil on Friday, while Germany sneaked through against France in a 1-0 win. Argentina kept up our hopes of a lovely outright bet on winning the damn thing as they moved past a listless Belgian team, while…Read More

2014 World Cup Betting Blog Part 5: No Quarter

World Cup 2014, FIFA, Brazil

The FIFA World Cup in Brazil reaches the final home stretch, and we are down to eight teams. Meanwhile, our bankroll is decidedly on the up, with some nice wins from the round of 16 games. Dark horses Colombia took full advantage of a Luis Suarez-less Uruguay and defeated the toothless (geddit?) semi-finalists of four years ago…Read More

2014 World Cup Betting Blog, Part Four: Taking Stock

Luis Suarez, Giorgio Chellini, FIFA World Cup 2014

So, the first round matches are all done and dusted, England have taken their rightful place on the plane home (having finished bottom of their group) and Luis Suarez has got involved in yet another major biting scandal. Standard. It was another mixed bag of bets last week, with Greece shocking the Cote d’Ivoire to…Read More

2014 World Cup Betting Blog – The Adventure Continues

Sports betting, World Cup 2014

When things are going your way in sportsbetting, you can do no wrong and everything seems to come off. This week was not one of those times. Our Week 2 bets got off to the worst start when our choice of Belgium scorers couldn’t find the back of the net against Algeria. The dark horses did…Read More

How to Turn £5 Into £1 Million: A Bettor’s Guide for World Cup 2014

FIFA World Cup 2014 Brazil sports betting

Despite concerns over the tropical heat, the deaths of construction workers building the stadia, and constant protests about the cost of the whole damn thing, the World Cup 2014 in Brazil should be a real show-stopper. And the four-yearly festival of football, kicking off in Sao Paolo on June 12, is set to be the biggest…Read More

The Stock Market Then and Now: Gamble or Gambit?

stock market

The volatile nature of the US stock market has never been more evident than today: often rising and falling based on things like world affairs, impending conflicts and trade agreements and embargos. And while you may think none of these things – including the markets themselves – actually impact you, think again; because we are…Read More

World Cup 2014 Betting Odds – Bet On World Cup 2014

World Cup 2014 Betting

World Cup 2014: The Early Betting Predictions So, after four years of qualifying, 768 matches (sort of) involving 5,628 players (well, it felt like it) and about the same number of hours for former World Cup winners to crack open balls from various bewildering pots, the draw has finally been made for the 2014 FIFA…Read More

Baccarat Strategy – Can You Count Cards in Baccarat?

While card counting is a well-known phenomenon in blackjack, few players realize that affair amount of study has been done of the subject of card counting in baccarat as well. Given that tracking numbers is already a popular pastime at baccarat tables, an effective card counting system might even be easy to use without being…Read More