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Biggest Sporting Events for Betting »

Biggest Sporting Events for Betting

Betting on sports has never been so popular. With the advent of mobile and app betting, the industry is set to grow even more! We thought we'd look at the fiveĀ most popular sportsĀ in history with the biggest ever betting spend. 1. Football World Cup (Global) The most popular spectator sport in the World is football, so it's no [...]

Downs syndrome Man sings at ballpark »

Many people dream of singing the national anthem at a major sports event, but few can do it with a spirit rivaling Michael Mullins. Here is a video of him here... http://vimeo.com/93660175 Mullins, a 38-year-old die-hard Red Sox fan, has Down syndrome. Last week, he realized a dream he's had for nearly a decade: Singing "The [...]

Blade runner makes Olympic history »

Oscar Pistorius, known as the blade runner, made history this week when he competed in the London 2012 Olympic games and made the semi-final of the 400m for men. 80,000 adoring fans were on hand to watch him make history Saturday as the first amputee to compete in track at the Olympics. "I've worked for six years ... to get my chance," said [...]

Olympic 2012 preparations going well »

From Channel News Asia The International Olympic Committee's chief inspector said Thursday preparations for the 2012 London Olympics were "on the right track" after his team spent three days visiting the construction sites. "We can confirm that London 2012 is on the right track," Denis Oswald, the chair of the IOC's coordination commission, [...]