WSOP 2011 Schedule Announced

The World Series of Poker (WSOP) is by far the largest land based poker tournament in the world. It is held during the summer months in Las Vegas every year. 2011 will feature the 42nd WSOP event. As is the current practice the tournament will be held in the Pavilion and Amazon Rooms at the [...]

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Woods Debut at Farmers Insurance Golf

The Farmers Insurance Open golf tournament will be played from Thursday January 27 to Sunday January 20. The venue is the Torrey Pines golf course in La Jolla California. The Farmers Insurance Open is the fourth event of the PGA 2011 tour. The third event, The Bob Hope Classic, just got over and was won [...]

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Australian Open Reaches Quarter Finals

The quarter finals in the Men’s Singles and the Women’s Singles in the Australian Open tennis championship have been lined up. The event is currently in progress in Melbourne. In the Men’s Singles six of the top eight seeds have made it to the quarter finals, including the top three of Nadal, Federer and Djokovic. [...]

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New Mobile Betting from Spin3

Spin3 is a leading provider of mobile platforms to online betting sites to enable their customers to place bets on the go from their handsets. Sporting action in some sport is always taking place somewhere and this has contributed considerably to the growth of sports betting. Spin3 has launched a new mobile betting platform called [...]

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NFL Heads to Conference Finals

After the Divisional Playoffs last weekend, the scene has been set for the National Football League (NFL) Conference Finals on Sunday January 23. In the Divisional Playoffs the New York Jets upset the New England Patriots, who were tipped as the favorites to win the Super Bowl. The Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Baltimore Ravens and [...]

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William Hill Doubles Live Betting Revenue

The rising popularity of live betting, or in-play betting as it is called at some betting sites, has been amply demonstrated in a trading update filed by WilliamHill.com in the London Stock Exchange. The betting site’s strong performance in 2010 was led by a growth of 114% in live betting turnover. The sports book turnover [...]

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Understanding Ice Hockey Puck Line

Ice hockey is a sport that is popular in the United States and Canada. The National Hockey League (NHL) conducts the major tournaments in this sport. NHL consists of 6 Canadian clubs and 24 American clubs. NHL games are currently in progress and punters can bet on these games at US betting sites. Some of [...]

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Changes in UK Online Betting Laws

The UK government is actively considering a change in its online betting laws by amending the Gambling Act. The proposal will require all online betting sites wanting to advertise in the UK to obtain a license from the UK Gambling Commission and pay the applicable charges. This has been reported in the Daily Mail and [...]

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Betting on the Oscars Begins

The announcement of the Golden Globe awards has set the ball rolling for discussion and debate on the Academy Awards popularly known as Oscars. Though there is more than a month to go for the event online betting sites have put up the odds. And it seems that they have taken a cue from the [...]

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Bwin Offers Local Soccer Betting

Soccer is a truly global game. Leagues such as the UEFA or the EPL are followed world over, but many countries have local leagues that generate intense excitement within the country. Football fans do like to bet on the outcome of matches in those leagues and therefore soccer betting sites do cover these markets. Bwin.com [...]

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