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Leicester City Premiership Win Costs Bookies Millions
Written by B. Solomon | Wednesday, May 4th, 2016

Sports fans in the UK have been celebrating one of the greatest sporting achievements ever after beginning of the season 5000-1 long-shot Leicester City won the English Premier League on Monday night, with two games to spare. One group of people who have been less... 

Online Gambling in Europe is Booming
Written by B. Solomon | Monday, April 25th, 2016

Europe’s online gambling industry is booming with the continent’s gross gaming yield (GGY) increasing by 328% to $15.87 billion between 2005 and 2015, according to the latest data released by Gambling consultancy firm Global Betting and Gaming Consultant... 

David Gest Once Spent 24hrs Chasing Slots Jackpot
Written by A. Mitchell | Thursday, April 14th, 2016

On April 12, American music producer and TV personality David Gest died while staying at the £1,000-a-night Four Seasons Hotel in East London. He had been staying at the establishment for the past six months, but had also been suffering from ill-health while fighting... 

Study Reveals Soccer Players Suffer From Poker Hangover
Written by M. Rhodes | Wednesday, April 13th, 2016

Graeme Law from the University of Chester in England conducted an interesting study recently in which he interviewed a total of thirty-four professional soccer players in order to determine how gambling affected their performances on the pitch. One of the conclusions... 

Hustler With “Guaranteed Gambling System” Back Behind Bars
Written by M. Rhodes | Friday, April 1st, 2016

A Las Vegas con man wanted on a $500,000 warrant is back behind bars after being nabbed by police while at the Hard Rock Casino. Mark Georgantas, 53, stands accused of theft and securities-fraud charges dating back between July 2013 and March 2014, when he apparently... 

Tennis, Gambling Debts and Murder
Written by A. Mitchell | Wednesday, March 30th, 2016

The tennis world has been rocked by a series of scandals over the past few weeks, including allegations of match fixing, a failed drugs test by Maria Sharapova, and the resignation of Indian Wells tournament chief Raymond Moore after he expressed sexist views about... 

Leicester City Closing In On 5,000-1 Winning Season
Written by A. Mitchell | Monday, March 21st, 2016

Leicester City are currently experiencing one of the most unexpected and exciting runs in the history of Premier League Football, with the long shot team moving ever closer to becoming this year’s champions. At the beginning of the soccer season, no one could... 

DraftKings Offers To Rescue Stranded FantasyHub Customers
Written by B. Solomon | Tuesday, March 15th, 2016

Daily fantasy sports betting has come under increasing scrutiny from US legislators of late, a situation that was exasperated by an insider trading scandal that rocked the industry at the end of last year, and more recently FantasyHub customers being cut-off from... 

FantasyHub Customers Unable To Access Funds
Written by B. Solomon | Thursday, February 25th, 2016

DFS site FantasyHub has left its customers high and dry after the site suspended its operation on February 19th, thus leaving its players unable to gain access to their online accounts. Now, when they try to enter the site they are greeted with the following message: “FantasyHub... 

Bilzerian and Perkins Agree $1.2M Cycling Prop Bet
Written by M. Rhodes | Thursday, February 18th, 2016

There seems to be few things Dan Bilzerian and Bill Perkins enjoy more than putting their fellow peers to the test by offering them enticing, but challenging high stakes prop bets. At the beginning of this year, for instance, Antonio Esfandiari won $50,000 from...