Online bookies in the UK

You don’t need to bet on sports in the UK every week to know England’s Test Cricket side is suffering a slump at present. Captain Joe Root seems to all but carry the team single handedly at times. However, up against the Australians at home they seem to stand little chance with this form. Hence, Bet365 and the rest of the online bookies in the UK weight their odds on the Ashes significantly in the hosts favor. But are they all selling the England Test side a little short? ... read more

Royal St. George’s beckons so it’s time to bet on The Open 2021. But just who should you back? Rory appears adrift, the Americans are flagging but Ian Poulter is putting in the effort. So, is this homegrown hero going to win out or will one of the visiting hoards happen upon a victory? Well online sportsbook sites in the UK like Bet365 have their view, of course, but remember, this is 2021. You can’t bet on golf tournaments panning out quite as everyone expects. Not this year. ... read more

The odds on the 2021 Scottish Open read like a who’s who of golf. With The Open at Royal St George’s just around the corner, everyone has crossed the Atlantic. They use this tournament to acclimatize to the local conditions. Whilst the players find this useful, the bookies also take the chance to spot who’s still on form. Hence, the favorite at online sportsbook sites in the UK, at present, is Jon Rahm, recent US Open winner. However, he’s not the only good bet this weekend. ... read more

Two weeks after withdrawing from a six shot lead at the Memorial, Jon Rahm won the US Open at Torrey Pines. Louis Oosthuizen found the rough at the last when he needed an eagle. So, he settled for the $1.35m second place prize with a lay-up. Still, this result sees both men bounce up the odds on the 2021 Open Championship at Royal St Georges. Online sportsbook sites in the UK like Bet365 are now offering just 10/1 on Rahm winning another Major this year. But can he? ... read more

Upset that they didn’t invent Twenty20 cricket, England have launched a new format, The Hundred. Cricket already has the One Day game and T20, it didn’t need another short form option. However, much as the odds on The Hundred gaining the success its organizers tout are long, it has got some things right. So perhaps fans will give it a chance. Certainly online betting sites in the UK like Bet365 are doing a brisk trade in wagers on it. Maybe it’s just so crazy it’ll work. ... read more

The exit of High Definition to go and run the Curragh in the Irish Derby leaves Bolshoi Ballet almost unchallenged. This mirrors similar situations in both the Belmont Stakes and then the Ascot Gold Cup. They both have heavy favorites too. Of course, that’s never the whole story. Just because the online sportsbook sites in the UK like Bet365 say it’s a foregone conclusion, doesn’t mean it is. Indeed, you may wish to resist that all but irresistible bet on Bolshoi Ballet. ... read more

As we rattle through the glum, and all too long, winter of our discontent the Eurovision Song Contest is back. With perfect timing the ridiculous songs, outlandish performances and bizarre scenery are here to entertain you. Even better, online sportsbook sites in the UK like Bet365 will give you odds on Eurovision 2021. So, if you need a little flutter, this is just perfect. Should you back the UK’s entrant or bet on France, Malta or Italy instead? The fabulous choice is yours. ... read more

Just when you thought it was safe, another referendum looms on the horizon. Admittedly this one appears a way off, but you get the feeling it’s inevitable. With the SNP clear victors in the recent elections they have all the mandate they need to push forward. However, Boris Johnson and his government voiced their disapproval so this won’t be an easy ride. Online sportsbook sites in the UK like Bet365 have the odds on IndyRef2, as they’re now calling it, almost too close to call. ... 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

It’s the horse race for those who are not themselves fans of horse racing. A chaotic lengthy pell-mell steeplechase, it makes for great television each-and-every year. So casual gamblers have long used it as a traditional flutter and you too can get in on the action. A bet on the 2021 Grand National is easy. Just head on over any of the online betting sites in the UK like Bet365. Oh, and don’t worry if you know nothing about horse racing, it’s not required. Not in this crazy race. ... read more