Sportsbook Articles (Page 30)

Sportsbook Articles

Italy’s love affair with gambling dates back to 300 BC, when Roman legions played a dice and board game called “Duodecim Scriptorum,” the forefather of Backgammon. In 1638, Venice becam...
The Malayan Peninsula was long a British colony. Although Malaysia won its independence in 1957, many of its laws have remained influenced by old British statutes, including the Betting...
The dissolution of the Soviet Union and fall of the Iron Curtain in 1989 opened Romania to the cultures and lifestyles of the West, including access to sports and other activities that ...
Gambling is heavily restricted in India. The only two states that allow casino gambling are Goa and Sikkim. Anyone who wants to play table games or slots legally has limited options, in...
Also known as “Asian line betting,” Asian handicaps betting got its start in the Far East, where it has become the region’s favourite type of football wager. In standard 1X2 betting, th...
Lots can go wrong when wagering on horse races. Most of those unfortunate happenstances are far beyond the bettor’s control. One of the most frustrating occurrences at the track, howeve...
Internet-based casinos, bingo clubs, poker rooms and bookmakers offer lots of methods for making financial transactions. Some are limited to a single currency. Others may be used for de...
Gone are the days when it was difficult to fund a gaming account with an Internet-based casino, bingo club, poker room or bookmaker. Today there are many methods of making financial tra...
In order to make financial transactions with customers, Internet-based casinos, bingo clubs, poker rooms and bookmakers now offer plenty of options. Even so, some methods may be limited...
Horse racing has been part of British culture since the 12th century, when English knights returned home from the Crusades with Arabian horses. State-sanctioned racing events were first...
In the context of this article, “spread betting” refers to the practice of wagering on the outcome of an event, such that the payoff depends upon the accuracy of the wager, not simply a...
Although real live racing events are scheduled 365 days a year, many fans and handicappers still can’t get enough of the action; they want track access 24/7. In response, “virtual racin...