World Cup 2010 Breeds Biggest Sports Bets in History

This years World Cup is shaping up to be the biggest gambling event in history. Media Man and Gambling911 check out the field with this special report...

Submitted by Greg Tingle on, Jun/03/2010

World Cup Adidas Ball No Good Say Players

Those players participating in the upcoming FIFA World Cup have begun complaining about the Adidas ball that will be used.  One compared the ball to something purchased at a supermarket.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, May/31/2010

Jason Akermanis: Gay Aussie Footballers Will Get 150k to Come Out

Aussie footballer Jason Akermanis has been urging fellow gay players to remain in the closet as their sexual preference may have an adverse effect on fellow players.  But what if they are being of

Submitted by Sparky Collins on, May/25/2010

JP Morgan: England Will Win World Cup 2010

According to Matthew Burgess and Marco Dion, London-based analysts with JPMorgan's equity quantitative analysis team, Team England will win the FIFA World Cup 2010.

"Whilst our model points towards Brazil as being the strongest team to take part in the World Cup, our World Cup Wall Chart indicates that thanks to the actual fixtures determined by the schedule, we believe England will be the winner of the 2010 World Cup," Burgess and Dion said in a report released this past week.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/24/2010

Online Sportsbook: Latest Upcoming Odds

It's a big weekend ahead in the world of sports betting and the online sportsbook hopes to capitalize. 

The NBA Conference Finals continue:  With the Lakers and Celtics both up 2-0 in their respective series, gamblers have all but given up hope on the two underdogs, Phoenix and Orlando.  Both favorites are being backed by around 80 percent of those betting on this game.  Nevertheless, the online sportsbook is keeping both lines relatively short. 

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, May/21/2010

Champions League 2010 Final Odds

Champions League final odds were available from, the oldest established online bookmaker catering t

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, May/21/2010

Liverpool to be Owned by Chinese?

A Chinese tycoon is looking to purchase the Liverpool football club according to Chinese media reports this week.

Zhu Jun, chairman of Nasdaq-listed online game company The9 Limited, said the negotiations to buy Liverpool were "ongoing", but added that the outcome was hard to predict, the Beijing Times reported.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, May/13/2010

Go To The 2010 World Cup for Free and Absolute Poker Welcome New Players with $50,000 in Prizes and a VIP Prize Package for the 2010 World Cup in South Africa

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/26/2010

Barcelona v. Arsenal Champions League Odds

Barcelona v.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Apr/06/2010

World Cup Race War Possible After Murder

The murder of a white supremacist is raising concerns over a possible race war at this year's FIFA World Cup.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Apr/05/2010

Arsenal v. Barcelona: Betting Preview's Arsenal v.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Mar/30/2010

Champions League: Arsenal v. Barcelona Odds

Champions League:  Arsenal - Barcelona odds had Barcelona as the favorite at

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Mar/29/2010

46 Arrested in Football Match Fixing Scandal

Police in Turkey have arrested 46 individuals alleged to have been involved in an elaborate football match-fixing plot.  Those arrested include players and coaches.  Some 30 matches are believed

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Mar/25/2010

Former Scottish Football Captain’s Gambling Debts Mount

DESPERATE Colin Hendry begged a friend to lend him thousands of pounds telling him the "vultures are circling".

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/22/2010

Liverpool v. Manchester United: Man Back On Top

The much anticipated Liverpool v. Manchester United resulted in a 2-1 win by Manchester, which places them back on top of the Premiere League standings.

Manchester United came from a goal down to defeat Liverpool 2-1 at Old Trafford and move into first place. Fernando Torres scored after five minutes but Wayne Rooney netted the rebound after his penalty was saved and Park Ji-sung headed home in the second half.

Park Ji-sung headed home the winner after an hour when he came through a crowd of bodies to finish Darren Fletcher's superb cross.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Mar/21/2010

Barcelona – Arsenal Odds: Paired Together in Quarter Finals

Two power teams in football, Barcelona and Arsenal, will meet for the first time since the 2006 Champions League.  The two teams have been paired in the quarter-finals.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Mar/19/2010

Abramovich Wins Payout over Gambling Claim


Submitted by Guest on, Mar/18/2010

England FIFA World Cup 2010 Odds Without Beckham

England will be without midfielder David Beckham at this year's World Cup.  England FIFA World

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Mar/16/2010

Champions League 2010 Betting Odds

Champions League 2010 betting odds were available at (see website here)

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Mar/12/2010

Ronaldo, Kaka Real Madrid Flops?

Spending $300 million on players the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo and Kaka hasn't exactly paid off for Real Madrid.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Mar/09/2010

Spain favored to win World Cup at


The World Cup - the equivalent of the Super Bowl and March Madness rolled into one for soccer fans - takes place in June and

Submitted by Payton on, Mar/09/2010

FIFA World Cup 2010 Odds (Updated)

FIFA World Cup 2010 odds have been updated at

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Feb/18/2010

Union helps Matthew Etherington Deal with gambling Debts

Stoke's winger Matthew Etherington's revelation that he gambled away £1.5m should serve as a warning to everyone in the game, according to the players' union chief executive Gordon Taylor.

Etherington's problems spiralled out of control while he was at West Ham and were a factor in him leaving to join Stoke in January last year. Despite trying to put his finances in order he still arrived owing £800,000.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/15/2010

Cheryl and Ashley Cole to get Divorced 1st Says Oddsmaker

One would expect long odds on Ozzy Osbourne and Sharon Osbourne divorcing after they were just featured in a powerful New York Times piece on

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Feb/15/2010

John Terry Got Secret Girlfriend Pregnant

John Terry is not exactly new to scandal.  He's been featured already on the pages of when it was reported there had been

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jan/30/2010

Prostitution Could Become Legal During World Cup 2010

South Africa is mulling whether to legalize prostitution during the FIFA World Cup 2010.  A similar controversy took place in Germany during the 2006 World Cup.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jan/09/2010

2010 World Cup Betting Odds: Updated December 5, 2009

2010 World Cup betting odds were fluctuating a bit following Friday's much anticipated draw.

Please note that the following quoted odds are from, which does not accept US customers.  US customer can check out 2010 World Cup betting odds at Sports Interaction here.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Dec/05/2009

Cristiano Ronaldo in the “Group of Death”

Cristiano Ronaldo will have the chance to earn that   paycheck on a world stage come next summer as his Portuguese team has been thrust into the so-called

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Dec/04/2009

USA vs. England World Cup Odds

Suddenly the North American focused online sportsbooks have something else to celebrate and the British-based bookmakers will certainly be building this one up.  It's USA vs.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Dec/04/2009

Breaking News

U.S. Open Prop Bets 2021

U.S. Open Prop Bets 2021

Tee times and pairings were released this morning for the U.S. Open, and sadly, Brooks Koepka and Bryson DeChambeau were not paired together.

Bucks-Nets Line Moves From -4 to -2.5 With Harden Upgraded

Bucks-Nets Line Moves From -4 to -2.5 With Harden Upgraded

Brooklyn Nets star James Harden is hopeful to play Game 5 against Milwaukee and will test his right hamstring before tipoff Tuesday night, sources told ESPN.  Perhaps it is that news that has shifted the line from Bucks -4 to -2.5 throughout the day Tuesday.

DraftKings Share Price Plunges Tuesday

DraftKings Share Price Plunges Tuesday

Bloomberg News is reporting that DraftKings Inc. share price fell the most since March 5 on Tuesday after short seller Hindenburg Research said it was betting against the online gambling company.