Last Updated: Thursday, March 06, 2014, 10:48
A banned advertisement, created by Irish bookmakers Paddy Powers and featuring Paralympian Oscar Pistorius, has reportedly been officially branded as the most offensive UK ad ever.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 12, 2013, 21:29
As cardinals gathered in the Vatican on Tuesday to elect a new pope, bookmakers appeared as uncertain as everyone else as to who would emerge as leader of the world`s 1.2 billion baptized Catholics.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 21, 2012, 12:28
British bookmakers will be monitoring unusually big wagers placed on minor sports during the London Olympics to help prevent fixing scandals.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 20, 2012, 08:19
Betting industry representatives will meet organisers of the London Olympics on Tuesday to discuss ways to prevent illegal gambling which some officials regard as a bigger threat to the integrity of the Games than doping.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 01, 2011, 10:07
A deal to determine the level of British bookmakers` annual contribution to the horseracing industry is likely to be struck ahead of midnight deadline, Jockey Club CEO Simon Bazalgette told delegates at a sport business conference.
Last Updated: Sunday, July 24, 2011, 00:00
Lorgat has questioned Waugh`s claim that 56 cricketers reported illegal approaches by bookmakers to the sport`s governing body last year.
Last Updated: Friday, July 22, 2011, 00:00
Steve Waugh has claimed that 56 cricketers have reported being approached by illegal bookmakers in the past one year alone.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 31, 2010, 10:24
Forget about only winning the Masters, British bookmakers are taking bets on whether Tiger Woods will hit a tree on his first drive or if he`ll kiss an anonymous blonde before teeing off.
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