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# Betfair

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Not So Sleepy silences critics with second Betfair romp
Morrison’s charismatic performer gets it right again at Ascot.
Paddy Power Betfair fined £2.2m after failing to stop stolen money being gambled
The British Gambling Commission also found that PPB “failed to adequately interact with customers who were displaying signs of problem gambling”.
Higher gambling taxes have made Ireland one of the world's 'most penal' betting markets
The duty was increased to 2% in yesterday’s budget – leading to a backlash from bookmakers.
Paddy Power to cut 300 jobs after Betfair merger
It is unclear which branches in Ireland will be impacted by the job losses.
Paddy Power and Betfair are getting into bed together - but who'll wear the pants?
It’s going to be bad news for the competition, experts say.
Why today was a bad day for bookies at Cheltenham, but they don't really care
It’s not just about getting their hands on your money for one or two races, you see.
Liverpool's draw with Bolton denies unlucky punter £1million
The individual almost pulled off an unlikely coup from an initial £10 bet.
Are these the greatest FA Cup upsets ever?
We think so.
9 corporate Twitter accounts that aren't afraid of the craic
Two of them have even engaged in a rap battle. On Twitter. A Twattle, if you will.
Remember betting on all these guys to be the next United boss over the past 10 years?
One of the longest-running betting markets ever is about to close.
Betfair offers free turkeys for Budget Day
The betting company gave away petrol and Christmas trees in previous years, but this year it is giving away… turkeys.
A man accidentally called his wife Kauto Star when they were in bed together
Don’t try this at home.
Noonan unveils new laws to regulate offshore bookies
The Betting (Amendment) Bill 2012 may also encourage other bookmakers to develop their presence in Ireland.
That Eamon Dunphy is some clown, isn't he?
Shoppers and passers-by were greeted by quite a surreal sight on Dublin’s Grafton Street on Tuesday morning.
'Keane has lost the plot. He should respect Irish fans' - Dunphy
The RTE pundit says Roy Keane’s criticism of supporters in Gdansk was “disgraceful” and “unfair”.
Here's your 'inappropriately-placed QR code' pic of the day
And they said QR codes were going out of fashion…
Caption time: what was Fergie saying on his mobile today?
The What A Friend owner was a face in the crowd at Betfair Free Friday at Newbury Racecourse earlier.
Mark Your Card: your best bets for Betfair Day at Newbury
With some top Cheltenham contenders set to go to post, Declan Smyth picks us a few winners from today’s rescheduled card at Newbury.
The Morning Score: Thursday
Check in for your early round-up of all the biggest sports stories.
Betfair to compensate some customers for Leopardstown fiasco
The exchange says it will make payments to some customers affected by its decision to void in-running bets on the Christmas Hurdle.
'I was devastated' says Betfair chief after Leopardstown blunder
Betting exchange boss Stephen Morana says lessons have been learned from Christmas Festival fiasco.
Betfair defends decision to void Leopardstown bets
The gambling giant has moved to repair its reputation after an “obvious technical fault” saw them void €25m of winning bets yesterday.
The Daily Fix: Wednesday
In tonight’s Fix: A seventh person dies on the country’s roads over Christmas, why Betfair won’t be paying out €25 million, and the strangest pics from Kim Jong-Il’s funeral.
Betfair pins €25m Leopardstown blunder on ‘obvious technical fault’
The exchange has voided all in-running bets on the Christmas Hurdle at Leopardstown after €1.9m was matched on the winner at 28/1.
WATCH: Skydivers place bet on Ireland in mid air
Betfair constructed the world’s first QR code made completely from footballs earlier today.
Bookies make Higgins favourite after Gallagher support 'evaporates'
All the major bookies have now made Michael D Higgins their favourite to win the Presidency, though Gallagher should top the poll.
Trash your Tevez shirt: Manchester to unite over jersey amnesty?
They might not agree on much, but United and City fans see eye-to-eye on the wantaway Argentinian.
Ballydoyle riders escape suspension for laying horses
Exercise riders Kaname Tsuge and Gosuke Motoki found to have bet against O’Brien’s horses over a three-year period.
Odds on FG triumph shorten after RTÉ debate
Enda Kenny’s solid performance sees the odds of a resounding Fine Gael victory shorten with the major bookmakers.
Betfair creates 100 jobs in Dublin