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Just as the whole European Super League debacle begins to fade from memory, golf decides to try it too. Just why anyone believes the Premier Golf League won’t meet a similar fate to the ESL is a mystery. However, as anyone who likes to bet on sports in the US at Bovada will tell you, golf and soccer are very different worlds. In soccer, it was the fans more than the authorities that stood against the change, in golf you’ll find it’ll almost certainly be the other way around. ... read more

Anyone who enjoys putting a bet on US politics knows some candidates are gaffe-prone. Some even win and go on to the White House, where their gaffes become legend. Don’t bet on Caitlyn Jenner to emulate them. She appears not so much prone to the odd slip of the tongue, but on some sort of self-sabotage mission. So whilst her California Gubernatorial election odds at online betting sites in the US like Bovada may tempt, avoid them. She may find this race one she can’t win. ... read more

You may have to wait to find out if your bet on the 2021 IPL is a winner or a loser. The league has decided to suspend the rest of the season due to the ongoing health crisis. Despite a multi-layered approach to prevention, players were unable to avoid contraction. This means that whilst online betting sites in India like Bet365 still offer odds on the 2021 IPL, it is, for the time being in abeyance. The question thus is; just how long will we need wait before play resumes? ... read more

Coinciding with its founding centenary Northern Ireland finds one of its major political parties in a state of flux. The Democratic Unionist Party ousted its leader Arlene Foster with Edwin Poots tipped to take over. However, as the DUP leadership odds at online sportsbook sites in the UK like Bet365 indicate, he has competition. The Westminster leader of the DUP, Sir Jeffrey Donaldson has thrown his hat into the ring too. So the party now faces a very clear choice. ... read more

To win the lottery is, of course, a dream for many of us. It would, at a stroke, resolve many of the issues we face today. However whilst we chase a one-off, life-changing win at Lotto Agent, for some people it isn’t as singular. Some people actually win the lottery more than once despite the astronomical odds against it. Max Bouldin of North Carolina, USA, who won one of the best lottery jackpots in the NC Education Lottery and then won it again, is just the latest example. ... read more

Are you finding the early part of the year a bit of a drag? Do you need something to distract you from the tricky road we tread? Well don’t panic because the Eurovision Song Contest is right around the corner. Yes, it’s time to go over the top again, place that tongue firmly in your cheek and bet on Eurovision 2021. It’s probably just what we all need. After all, there’s nothing like a silly novelty wager at online sportsbook sites in the Netherlands like Bet365 to cheer you up. ... read more

So, it begins. With a massive season still spread out ahead of them the title contenders remain on good terms. We know this because they’ve said so. Of course, those who regularly puts a bet on sports in the UK, will take that with a pinch of salt. Anyone looking at the 2021 odds on F1 at Bet365 or similar knows it probably won’t last. Especially not if their season scores don’t diverge a lot more than they already have. The end of a close season could see a very different attitude. ... read more

You can always bet on the Kentucky Derby grabbing the limelight. It’s a great race with a superb pedigree. However whilst most peruse the 2021 Kentucky Derby odds looking for a winner some are just looking for attention. Some of them, perhaps, with more cause than others. Fortunately, however, race fans will find even protests and politics can’t overshadow this traditional bet on sports in the US. But, is Essential Quality as safe a bet as using sport to gain extra publicity? ... read more

The era of Donald Trump has irrevocably changed the US political landscape. Celebrities are now clambering out of the woodwork to run everywhere. Matthew McConaughey may stand for governor in Texas. Dwayne Johnson may go for President. Now crazy California is getting in on the celebrity act too. Examine the prices online sportsbook sites in the US like Bovada are offering on their gubernatorial election and you’ll now find odds on Caitlyn Jenner. Yes, that Caitlyn Jenner. ... read more

If you still had any doubts about taking up the odds on the Chennai Super Kings, they’ve done much to erase them. Their victory over the RCB was a classic. They look capable of challenging for the title this year, and are thus a very tempting bet on the 2021 IPL. Naturally, the Capitals are still favorites, but online sportsbook sites in India like Bet365 have seen the IPL odds shifting. Whilst Chennai have closed up to just 7/2 the Sunrisers Hyderabad have drifted off into the sunset. ... read more

The odds on Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen for the Portuguese Grand Prix will please F1 fans. They’re dead level at most online betting sites in Portugal like Bet365. That means we’re likely to see quite the race on Sunday. With luck, this should distract fans from the new ideas that Liberty Media and the FIA want to try. But if you’re going to bet on F1 this weekend, just who has the edge? Should you really bet on Red Bull or take up the bookies’ odds on Mercedes? ... read more

Siblings always have a complex relationship. Sometimes it’s good, sometimes it’s bad, but most of the time its somewhere in between. As in progressive jackpot lotteries, small things, like forgetting a sibling’s birthday, can matter. They can cause long running feuds. However, for Elizabeth Coker-Nnam her brother’s inattention paid off. A jackpot lottery winner, she gained $500,000 from what appears, on the face of it, the most sloppy and half-hearted birthday gift ever given by anyone. ... read more

Despite all the evidence to the contrary, some of those involved in the ESL project believe it will still go ahead. They believe one day soon we’ll all browse odds on the European Super League at online sportsbook sites in the UK like Bet365. On the face of it, this seems a mite optimistic given the level of animosity to the idea. However, business is business, and football today is one. So whilst the outcry may have driven off the wolves again, how long can they protect the fold? ... read more

The media is already measuring up odds on Boris Johnson surviving this latest scandal. They know this could break him. The British public will put up with many things, but literally feathering your own nest at the people’s expense? Oh dear. Online sportsbook sites in the UK like Bet365 are now offering just 5/2 on Boris failing to see out the year. If the electoral commission find evidence of wrongdoing, that might prove a great bet on politics in the UK. ... read more

Hartlepool has an interesting history. Most places in the UK do. They’ve had plenty of time to accrue some. Unfortunately, the only part anyone outside Hartlepool can actually remember is that they once hung a monkey. So, the odds on the Hartlepool by-election at online betting sites in the UK like Bet365 would always be of interest to the press. Monkey hanging makes for great headlines. However, this time round, the chances of a Tory win give it substance as well as froth. ... read more

They say a week is a long time in politics. In the fast-paced Indian Premier League it’s even longer. It must be. Online sportsbook sites in India like Bet365 already seem to have sorted the wheat from the chaff. We’re only four rounds in but already the top teams are soaring well above the rest in the 2021 IPL odds. This means some teams are clearly under-performing whilst others are completely confounding their critics. But which of them should you back to win it in the end? ... read more

If ever there were a moment to take advantage of Portuguese gambling laws to bet on F1 this is it. As the F1 circus descends on the Algarve International Circuit for the third race of the season, the fight is on. Lewis Hamilton remains in the lead of the championship but Max Verstappen is hard on his heels. Red Bull really is competitive this year. So, with just one point separating them, you can bet on the Portuguese Grand Prix to provide everything you could want from an F1 race. ... read more

Greensill sound like a disease in plants, but it’s just a symptom of the disease destroying politics. With seeming complete electoral control, “Tory Sleeze” once again reappears as overconfidence overrides propriety. As usual, the lobbying by David Cameron is probably only the tip of the iceberg. Obviously, you can bet on the Labour Party to try and use this to win back working-class support. But will they succeed? Online sportsbook sites in the UK like Bet365 aren’t so sure. ... read more