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US Open Tennis Bets

The final tennis Major of the year, the US Open, begins on August 27th at Flushing Meadows, New York. The top players in the world [minus Rafael Nadal], will meet again just weeks after the London 2012 Olympics. Roger Federer looks like the…

Prince Harry’s Photo Finish

The recent antics for Prince Harry have certainly busted one big myth... 'What Happens In Vegas, Stays In Vegas'. Harry, the third in line to the throne has been at the centre of a media storm since photos of the Prince partying naked in Las…

Odds On Boris Johnson Becoming Prime Minister

Love him or hate him there’s no doubt that after the success of the Olympics he’s riding high. So high in fact that even when was left dangling over a crowd of people on a 150ft high, 1,000ft long zip wire at the London Live event in Victoria…
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16/1 Odds – How To Work Out Your Bet

So you've placed a bet at 16/1 and you want to know how much you'll win? Fortunately working out this bet isn't difficult. 16/1 or any odds you’d like to name for that matter work like this... The first number (16) is the amount you’ll win…
Do Animals Gambling

Do Animals Gamble?

We’ve all heard of pigeon fanciers, but how about pigeons who fancy a flutter? Recent research by American psychologist, Professor Thomas Zentall, suggests that human and animal behaviour is more similar than biologists may have previously…

Who Will Play Christian Grey?

The 50 Shades hype is virtually unprecedented - maybe Harry Potter runs a close second, but with a magic wand all of his own Christian Grey has entered the world over more than 10 million lives and with Universal Studios has purchased the rights…

Who Will Light The Olympic Flame Odds

Friday will see the official opening of the games at the Olympic Stadium in London. As always the Olympic Flame will burn for the duration of the games, the flame commemorates the theft of fire from the Greek god Zeus by Prometheus. The big…

World Matchplay Darts

The Betfair World Matchplay Tournament takes place in the Empress Ballroom in Blackpool's famous Winter Gardens between July 21st/29th 2012. The Professional Dart's Corporation Event Director, Dick Allix, who has spent nine months planning the…
Manchester United

Come Back When You’ve Won 18

'Come back when you've won 18', oh how I'm sure that Kenny Dalglish had kept his gob shut when he uttered those immortal words all those years ago. Who knew that his unlikely prophetic words would ignite the fire in Ferguson's belly to the extent…

Isildur Crushes Another Poker Pro

Fans of the game and those using the betfair poker freerolls will be delighted to see that the enigma is back in high stakes action. When he first burst onto the scene the railbird attendances soared as he took on anyone and everyone. It seemed…