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How to Identify the Best IPL Betting Sites in India 0

Posted on August 31, 2020 by John Harris

If you are an Indian sports bettor, one of the most vital decisions that you need to make is choosing a betting site. The site that you choose can determine whether your betting adventure will be smooth or rough.

With many established and upcoming IPL betting sites on the internet, getting a good one isn’t easy. On top of that, receiving adverts and promptings to place bets on their platforms can even be more confusing. Many of them can tempt you to place bets on their sites using attractive offers and bonuses. It’s, therefore, vital to know how to identify the best betting sites in India that can enable you to make money.

Here are things to consider before making a choice

  1. Offers and Bonuses

One of the ways you can use to identify a good betting site in India is by looking at their offers. Some websites will give you a welcome bonus when you register, while others will provide you with the first deposit that you can use to place a bet. Some bettors have succeeded in winning games with bonuses offered to them. However, it would be best if you research the games before you place a bet.

2. Deductions

Betting sites may take commissions on the profits that you earn through gambling. The commissions may vary from site to site. A good site is one that has a low commission. That will enable you to make more profits. Though researching and comparing the sites may take you some time, you’ll appreciate the effort made when you get a higher profit.

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Famous Athletes Who Have a History of Gambling 0

Posted on August 19, 2020 by John Harris

Sports and gambling have always had a special connection for centuries. Since sporting events started to take place worldwide, people have engaged in gambling in order to win some money and gambling has become a hobby and way of life for many people. There is no surprise that today we have many online gambling sites that provide sports betting and many other games. 

Since the gambling industry has been around for a while, there is no surprise that numerous famous and celebrated athletes have tried out their own luck. Some of them are successful and some of them even developed a problem. Nevertheless, the following athletes have a history of gambling, and you can even check out a guide to online casinos in America and try out your own luck. 

Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Floyd “Money” Mayweather didn’t earn this nickname for no reason. Not only is he unbeatable in the ring, but he is also a renowned gambler. He is known to bet some seriously big games and he even posts tweets regularly with pictures of his betting slips. Since he is so good at gambling, he shows the proof of some massive wagers winning even hundreds of thousands of dollars. 

Michael Jordan

One of the greatest basketball players of all time with numerous NBA championships behind him, Michael Jordan is also an avid gambler. Besides his great NBA career, he is also known for winning some of the highest stake gambling games. At the high of his days, he was even a regular bettor on rock, paper and scissors. Once, Jordan even bet as much as $100,000 on the game. In 1992, before the Barcelona Olympics Finals it is said that he spent a whole night playing poker with Charles Barkley, Magic Johnson and Scottie Pippen. During his career, Jordan has been seen playing golf for money or betting on it, and he did lose great amounts of money, but he often won as well. And even though he is retired now, not much has changed when it comes to betting. 

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  • Vintage Athlete of the Month

    • Randy White: The Manster
      September 4, 2020 | 5:14 pm

      In recognition of the start of football season, we have selected a two-time All-American from the University of Maryland who went on to earn a spot in both the College and Pro Football Hall of Fames as our Sports Then and Now Vintage Athlete of the Month.

      Randy White actually came to the University of Maryland as a fullback, but as a sophomore new head coach Jerry Claiborne recognized that he had the skills to be a great defensive lineman and quickly moved him to defense.

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