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#Betting

# betting - Monday 29 August, 2016

From The42 Betting suspended as Luke Donald heavily backed to be one of Clarke's captain's picks Odds On

Betting suspended as Luke Donald heavily backed to be one of Clarke's captain's picks

The former world number one is fancied to be named alongside Lee Westwood and Martin Kaymer tomorrow.

# betting - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

From The42 Irish snooker player banned for 15 months after admitting to spot-fixing Corruption

Irish snooker player banned for 15 months after admitting to spot-fixing

Limerick man Leo Fernandez has been suspended until August 2017 and fined €2,000.

# betting - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

From The42 5 betting tips to earn you almost as much money as Conor McGregor from UFC 196 UFC 196

5 betting tips to earn you almost as much money as Conor McGregor from UFC 196

Which way do you see this weekend’s main event going?

# betting - Saturday 20 February, 2016

Man who pleaded guilty to drugs crime says seized money was from football bets

He applied for the money to be returned.

# betting - Sunday 14 February, 2016

The inside story on Britain’s greatest sports gambler – and the company that helps him win

Tony Bloom is a name unfamiliar to many. But the man, and his company Starlizard, make an absolute fortune out of betting markets like the English Premier League.

# betting - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

Punter wins legal battle against Dublin betting company

A District Court decree for €13,835 was upheld against Sports Spread Betting (Ireland) Ltd, Ballsbridge, Dublin.

# betting - Friday 25 December, 2015

From The42 Conor Murphy, the Corkman who won a million on a Cheltenham gamble DREAM DOCKET

Conor Murphy, the Corkman who won a million on a Cheltenham gamble

He put 50 quid on three horses and it paid out big time.

# betting - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

From The42 Everton’s late goals were worth A LOT to one punter last night What A Shout

Everton’s late goals were worth A LOT to one punter last night

This guy owes Romelu Lukaku a pint.

# betting - Friday 25 September, 2015

From The42 5 Premier League bets to consider this weekend Predictions

5 Premier League bets to consider this weekend

United to hit the net early and other tips to consider for this weekend’s fixtures.

# betting - Friday 18 September, 2015

From The Daily Edge What’s the story with all the mad hats at Ladies’ Day anyway? We investigated Sponsored By HRI

What’s the story with all the mad hats at Ladies’ Day anyway? We investigated

Here’s everything you need to know about the first thing on any non-racegoers lips.

From The42 Former Kerry star’s €10k treble now hangs on Sunday’s All-Ireland final Squeaky Bum Time

Former Kerry star’s €10k treble now hangs on Sunday’s All-Ireland final

David Culloty will have an added interest when the Dubs take on Kerry.

# betting - Friday 11 September, 2015

From The Daily Edge The essential DOs and DON’Ts for every horse racing virgin Sponsored By HRI

The essential DOs and DON’Ts for every horse racing virgin

Here’s how to have a great day and avoid a faux pas.

# betting - Monday 17 August, 2015

Australian police swoop on Gold Coast betting scam run by the ‘Irish Boys’

Two Irish men are being held by Queensland Police.

# betting - Friday 14 August, 2015

From The Daily Edge Here’s how to bet on the horses: an essential guide Sponsored By HRI

Here’s how to bet on the horses: an essential guide

Are you a racing newbie? We’re here to help.

The next general election? You should trust the bookies a lot more than the opinion polls…

The polls got things badly wrong prior to the UK general election, and this is a trend that’s set to continue argues John Byrne.

# betting - Monday 27 July, 2015

From The42 How to react when your horse wins at the Galway Races – A guide by The42 Winner Alright

How to react when your horse wins at the Galway Races – A guide by The42

All eyes are on Ballybrit this week – and if you’re lucky, you might make a few quid

# betting - Monday 22 June, 2015

Ivan Yates sold the Newstalk Breakfast dog without telling anyone

The dog was snapped up by a syndicate in England and has been doing quite well for himself.

# betting - Friday 17 April, 2015

Staff threatened with meat-cleaver in raid at bookies

The robbery happened after 9pm last night.

# betting - Monday 9 March, 2015

From The42 Confused by Cheltenham? Here’s how to bluff your way through this year’s festival Giddy Up

Confused by Cheltenham? Here’s how to bluff your way through this year’s festival

If you can’t tell Ruby Walsh from your Ruby Tuesdays, we’re here to help.

# betting - Saturday 7 March, 2015

From The42 Ever hear the story of the 75-year-old Irishman who’s cost the bookmakers millions? Legend

Ever hear the story of the 75-year-old Irishman who’s cost the bookmakers millions?

Nick Townsend, close associate of Barney Curley and author of a new book on the professional gambler, tells us the tale.

‘Would you give out free sachets of coke with a newspaper?’ Bets Are Off This post contains videos

‘Would you give out free sachets of coke with a newspaper?’

The run-up to Cheltenham can be a very difficult time of year for those with a gambling addiction.

# betting - Sunday 15 February, 2015

From The42 The excruciating randomness of gambling on rugby summed up in one betting slip Bad Beat

The excruciating randomness of gambling on rugby summed up in one betting slip

This slip proves that the bookies know more about rugby than everyone except Joe Schmidt.

# betting - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

No cigarette-style warnings on betting slips … for now Gambling This post contains a poll

No cigarette-style warnings on betting slips … for now

Do you think they’re a good idea?

# betting - Monday 9 February, 2015

Gamble online? You’re going to have to start paying tax on it

The 1% tax was planned four years ago but was delayed in Europe.

# betting - Saturday 15 November, 2014

From Business ETC Fancy a late flutter? Betting shops could be open until 10pm by Christmas Turf Accountants

Fancy a late flutter? Betting shops could be open until 10pm by Christmas

Bookies claim that outdated legislation forcing them to close early is putting hundreds of people out of work each winter.

# betting - Monday 15 September, 2014

Irish bookies won’t be subject to new UK gambling regulation

Four of the UK’s biggest bookmakers have come together to self impose a number of new advertising regulations.

# betting - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

Opinion: ‘I saw my wife’s face and I couldn’t hide from it any more. I had to stop gambling’

An anonymous contributor says it doesn’t matter what way you gamble, it comes down to losing control over it.

# betting - Friday 29 August, 2014

From The42 5 Premier League bets to consider this weekend Blockbuster Bets

5 Premier League bets to consider this weekend

Diego Costa and Romelu Lukaku are good prices to score against each other this weekend.

# betting - Friday 22 August, 2014

From The42 5 Premier League bets to consider this weekend Blockbuster Bets

5 Premier League bets to consider this weekend

We are backing the Rooney renaissance to continue against Sunderland.

# betting - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

From The42 Here’s how many games Vegas thinks your favourite NFL team will win this season NFL

Here’s how many games Vegas thinks your favourite NFL team will win this season

The Denver Broncos are projected to be the best side in the National Football League.

# betting - Friday 15 August, 2014

From The42 Four Premier League bets to consider this weekend Show Me The Money

Four Premier League bets to consider this weekend

Take a look at our guide to the Premier League opening weekend before heading to the bookies.

# betting - Thursday 14 August, 2014

From The42 10 bets to have a look at before the Premier League season Blockbuster Bets

10 bets to have a look at before the Premier League season

Take a look at some shrewd bets for the upcoming season

# betting - Thursday 31 July, 2014

From The42 Take a look at one of the most agonising betting losses of all time Bad Beat

Take a look at one of the most agonising betting losses of all time

This poker player had a 2% chance of losing $1m but sometimes you lose even when the odds are in your favour.

# betting - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

From Business ETC Online gambling should offer players spending limits and alerts – Commission Play Fair

Online gambling should offer players spending limits and alerts – Commission

New recommendations by the EU Commission aim to minimise potential financial harm to consumers.

# betting - Monday 16 June, 2014

Partial to a bit of betting? It’s probably in your genes…

A study found that the genes in question affect the role of the chemical dopamine which is released in the brain, motivating people to seek rewards.

# betting - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

From Business ETC Paddy Power to back new horse as chief executive steps down Changing Horse

Paddy Power to back new horse as chief executive steps down

Revenues at the bookmaker climb as Patrick Kennedy announces his decision to move on.

# betting - Thursday 8 May, 2014

From The42 Bookies suspend betting on Paul Galvin lining out for Sky Sports this summer And It's Live

Bookies suspend betting on Paul Galvin lining out for Sky Sports this summer

The former Kingdom star will be a top, top pundit…

# betting - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

Varadkar and Fitzgerald the favourites – but Shatter’s replacement won’t be appointed until tomorrow

The government has now said that Alan Shatter’s successor will be appointed tomorrow morning.

# betting - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

From The42 An Irish punter won a nice wedge by correctly predicting Real’s rout of Bayern tonight Docket

# betting - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

From Business ETC ASAI rules that Paddy Power’s controversial Oscar Pistorius ad WAS offensive Rap On The Knuckles

ASAI rules that Paddy Power’s controversial Oscar Pistorius ad WAS offensive

The Advertising Standards Agency of Ireland has upheld 65 complaints against the ads which ran in the Sunday Independent and Sunday World.

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