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After the rather dour Test series against Pakistan, England now get to face them in a three-match T20 series. This will be a far more exciting proposition. Well. If it doesn’t rain much. Not only will get to see some superbly dramatic cricket, but there’s also the T20 World Cup to consider. At present online betting sites in the UK, like Bet365, give England the edge. Not that it’s such a big one. The 2020 T20 odds on England reflecting, perhaps, just what a threat Pakistan now are. ... read more

Most nations have their own unique gambling culture but as the internet inserts itself into every facet of our lives, is that under threat? Will there be a homogeneity to gambling inflicted by the digital revolution, or can we retain some individuality? Online betting sites in the UK like Bet365 present an unrivalled convenience, but also bring a uniformity too. Around the world the gaming market is changing and with it the very culture of gambling is also changing. Not always for the better.   ... read more

Our continuing mission to find a gambling god worth worshipping moves on further east. The beliefs of India and China are ancient and mysterious so one could well be home to the deity we need. With rather different cultures, both these ancient civilizations have their own spin on a god of gambling. So we’ll take a look at both. Just to see which, if either of them, might provide divine assistance the next time we put a bet on sports in China at Bet365. You never know.  ... read more

Gamblers are, as a rule, quite spiritual people. Which of us when placing a bet on sports in the UK at Bet365 doesn’t say a silent prayer of hope? However there isn’t much consensus over which of the numerous gods available is the best. There is no real god of winning, per se. So we undertake a quest to find, from among the pantheon, a suitable candidate. There are, of course, plenty of gods of gambling and good fortune, but do any of these characters measure up?  ... read more

It adds a spicy kick to anything it touches, but Tabasco Sauce has very little do to with the region in Mexico upon whose name it trades. Indeed the origins of this famous condiment are an abject example of culinary and cultural misappropriation. Ignoring centuries of history those that argue over its origins now are American. This is as insulting as it is implausible, but any Mexican gambling laws might redress this, should think again; It’s global success is not to be theirs.  ... read more

Everyone has an opinion on gambling. This is probably because everyone always is. Without prognostication as a natural ability we’re doomed to risk on a daily basis. Perhaps that’s why there are so many proverbs and sayings concerning it. Those who regularly bet on sports in the UK on Bet365 and the like will have heard many of them. They crop up frequently and may hide within them the germs of the secrets of gambling success we all seek. So, let’s take a look then. ... read more