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Arsene v. Fergie – The End of an Era

The Greatest of Rivals The year 2018 witnessed the end of an era when Arsene Wenger officially stepped down from his role with Arsenal after 22 years with the club. The Frenchman will be remembered as one of the greatest managers to grace the Premier League....

July 24, 2018 5 min read --- 15112
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Industry

All-Time Starting XI of England Footballers with Jamaican Roots

The Caribbean island of Jamaica has plenty of sporting pedigree. As a former territory of the British Empire and place from where immigration was actively encouraged in the post-war period, there’s been an increasingly Jamaican influence on UK sport. This is typified by England’s national football...

July 5, 2018 6 min read --- 15139
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Industry

10 Sports That Never Caught On

Sports betting is popular around the world. You can bet on football, soccer, basketball, rugby, baseball, cricket, golf, tennis and...
July 2, 2018 5 min read
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Industry

The 7 Greatest Open Championship Underdog Stories

The Open Championship is the oldest major golf tournament and has been the focal point of drama ever since the...
June 26, 2018 4 min read
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Industry

How do the world’s top tennis pros handle the transition from clay to grass?

Tennis has the fairly unique demand of its players that you must be able to perform on different surfaces. Granted,...
June 20, 2018 4 min read
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Industry

The Biggest NBA Draft Shocks and Surprises of the 21st Century

With the 2018 NBA Finals now over,  after Golden State Warriors defeated Cleveland Cavaliers 4-0, teams will be starting to...
June 16, 2018 3 min read
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Industry

2018 World Cup Dream Team of Players Born Overseas

Check out our starting XI from the players displayed in our World Cup map along with some key information about...
June 8, 2018 5 min read
Aidan O'Brien, one of the most successful horse racing trainers
Industry

Incredible Aidan O’Brien Royal Ascot Stats

What is it with Irish-trained runners at major British horse racing festivals? If it’s not Gordon Elliott and Willie Mullins...
June 7, 2018 4 min read
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Russia and Gambling – What’s The Story?

The 2018 World Cup is almost upon us, and thousands of football fans will be descending on Russia for the...
May 31, 2018 3 min read
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Sports

The Toughest 2018 World Cup Quiz! Think you can get all 10 correct?

There's now not long to go until the 2018 World Cup in Russia! And what better way is there to...
May 23, 2018 1 min read
The World Cup trophy is on the way to Russia in 2018
Sports

The Rise of World Cup Ticket Prices Over Time

The 2018 World Cup is set to be one of the most spectacular sporting show pieces of all-time, but it...
May 19, 2018 4 min read
Horses competing at the Grand National, a race considered to be the world's best
Industry

Famous Horses Through the Years

Horse racing is commonly referred to the “Sport of Kings” and over the years there have been a number of...
May 14, 2018 5 min read
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Sports

6 Sporting Teams That Won Games “Illegally”

The premise of sport is to achieve victory through hard work and fair play. Unfortunately, sport can sometimes be tainted...
May 10, 2018 4 min read
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Sports

The Best & Worst Football Kits at the 2018 World Cup

One of the most exciting parts to the build-up of the World Cup every four years is the unveiling of...
May 4, 2018 3 min read
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Sports

Footballing Brothers that Have Faced or Could Face Each Other Internationally

International football is packed full of siblings that have both managed to reach the pinnacle of representing their national side...
April 30, 2018 4 min read
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Sports

Top Sports-Related Songs

Fans are the life blood of sport across the world, and when they all come together in one place to...
April 24, 2018 5 min read
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Sports

Troubled Geniuses in Sport

Sport can bring out the very best in people, but it can also encourage the absolute worst. Here, we take...
April 22, 2018 4 min read
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Sports

Grand National Horses Are Richer Than You’ll Ever Be

It's common knowledge that certain jobs pay more than others. It's why lawyers, stock brokers and CEOs can enjoy the...
April 13, 2018 4 min read
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Sports Betting Mistakes Newbies Make

Sports betting is one of the most lucrative gambling platforms, with its popularity growing on a global scale every day....
April 10, 2018 4 min read
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Sports

Brother of eSports Professional in Alleged Stabbing

The eSports world was left shocked to the core this past week after it was confirmed that professional League of...
April 6, 2018 4 min read
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Industry

South Korea: Where Gaming Is More Than a Hobby

These days, it's just a given that gaming is a huge thing in South Korea. It's accepted as the norm...
March 22, 2018 5 min read
Cristiano Ronaldo and Eder celebrating winning the Euro 2016 Final
Industry

The Top 7 Most Outrageous Soccer Bets Ever Placed

Soccer is an emotional rollercoaster for fans across the globe, so it is easy to see why it’s so popular...
March 21, 2018 3 min read
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Industry

Brand Investment In eSports Is Up 48%

The eSports sector continues to grow at a phenomenal rate with revenues expecting to hit an estimated $900 million by...
March 2, 2018 3 min read
Total War: Arena beta has launched on Microsoft Windows
Sports

Total War: Arena Is Here and It’s Awesome

The highly-anticipated release of new strategy game Total War: Arena has finally arrived with an open beta launch on Microsoft...
February 26, 2018 3 min read
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Industry

Scottish Soccer Should ‘Ban Betting Sponsors’

Scottish soccer's governing bodies are being urged by former Rangers midfielder, Ian Black, to ban the use of betting firms...
February 8, 2018 3 min read
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Industry

Just How Much Did Tito Ortiz Really Bet Against Ronda Rousey?

UFC Hall of Famer and former Light Heavyweight Champion Tito Ortiz rocked the MMA world by confessing that he had...
February 7, 2018 3 min read
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Industry

5 Stars Who Refused to Play The Super Bowl Half-Time Show

The Super Bowl half-time show has become one of the most high-profile musical performances every year since it was first...
January 14, 2018 4 min read
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Industry

League of Legends Aims for Casual Gamers

Riot, the developer of popular eSports title League of Legends, is planning to launch a new competitive mode for pre-made...
January 5, 2018 3 min read
Jockey Hayley Turner, who broke the sports betting rules
Industry

Jockey Complains of Ban After Breaking Betting Rules

Jockey Hayley Turner has expressed her disappointment at a British Horseracing Association decision to suspend her racing licence for three...
January 4, 2018 3 min read
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Industry

When Is Your Brain in Peak Condition For eSports and Gambling?

The rising popularity of esports and online poker have allowed younger and younger competitors to vie for big prizes normally...
December 28, 2017 5 min read
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Industry

The Winning Story Behind That Huge $62k 12 Team Parlay

One lucky bettor was celebrating recently after winning $62,500 from a $25 parlay bet that covered 12 teams as part...
December 25, 2017 3 min read
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Industry

Now You Can Sell Your Bets If You Don’t Like Them

A Las Vegas startup company is looking to change the face of sports betting across the globe by giving bettors...
December 19, 2017 4 min read
Popular eSports stars meeting some of their fans
Industry

How These Famous eSports Stars Got Their Names

The names of eSports stars can be random at the best of times but behind every bizarre choice of alter-ego...
December 16, 2017 5 min read
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Industry

The Wild Life of the World’s Best NBA Bettor

If sports betting could somehow be televised, Haralabos Voulgaris would have started a gambling revolution the same way poker did...
December 9, 2017 4 min read
The Houston Astros celebrating their MLB World Series win in 2017
Industry

The Truth About the World Series’ Mystery $14m Gambler

The Houston Astros defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers in the seventh game of the 2017 World Series to win the...
December 2, 2017 4 min read
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Industry

Trainwrecks Banned from Twitch Over Sexist Comments

Notorious live online gaming streamer Trainwrecks was officially banned from social media site Twitch after he was found to have...
November 29, 2017 4 min read
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Industry

How China’s Burgeoning Horse Racing Market Is Great News For Australian Horse Breeders

The sport of horse racing hasn’t historically associated with China but in recent years a resurgence of interest in the...
November 5, 2017 4 min read
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Industry

How We’ll Watch Sports Differently In Five Years

From how they are played to how we watch them, sports are always evolving. Just as the traditional business models...
November 3, 2017 4 min read
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Industry

A Complete History of Mayweather’s Gambling Escapades

Floyd Mayweather is famous for being one of the greatest pound-for-pound boxers to ever grace the ring but the charismatic...
November 1, 2017 4 min read
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Industry

Ritalin: Poker & eSports’ Dirty Secret

Practice and rest are no longer enough. If you are trying to improve test scores, your focus at work, or...
October 25, 2017 5 min read