MICHAEL OWEN fell off his horse TWICE ahead of his racing debut at Ascot.The ex-England striker is set to compete in the the seven-furlong race on November 24 to raise money for The Prince’s Countryside Fund.But his chances of getting around the cause might not be great … [Read more...] about Michael Owen to make racing debut at Ascot… but falls off horse TWICE in practice
A RETIRED accountant has scooped more than £450,000 – after betting just 20p on a horse he thought was a loser.The north Londoner, who did not want to be named, placed £2 worth of bets covering seven horses running at Lingfield, Doncaster and Newbury on … [Read more...] about Lucky punter wins half a MILLION after backing horse he ‘thought would lose’ with just 20p bet
The implementation of the plan, dubbed the "Together Strategy 2025," will see "double-digit billion investments," according to VW CEO Matthias Müller at a press conference at the company’s headquarters in the German town of Wolfsburg. Müller admitted to the … [Read more...] about Volkswagen bets on e-cars, self-driving vehicles
British police have questioned Pakistani cricketer Mohammad Amir over the alleged betting scam. An expose by a London tabloid showed an agent accepting money in return for details about the timing of three pre-arranged so-called no-balls by Pakistani bowlers in the just concluded … [Read more...] about Big market, bigger bets: Are India’s bookies behind Pakistan’s match fixing scandal?
Unlike horses, camels really don't like to race. They have to be coaxed, pushed, and motivated to run. But Hans Hugo Miebach, the president of the racing association in the western German city of Dortmund, is hoping all that effort will pay off. After watching a documentary … [Read more...] about Camel Races in Germany No Sure Bet