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# betting - Monday 22 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Ivan Yates sold the Newstalk Breakfast dog without telling anyone Lassie Come Home

Ivan Yates sold the Newstalk Breakfast dog without telling anyone

The dog was snapped up by a syndicate in England and has been doing quite well for himself.

# betting - Friday 17 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Staff threatened with meat-cleaver in raid at bookies Armed Robbery

Staff threatened with meat-cleaver in raid at bookies

The robbery happened after 9pm last night.

# betting - Monday 9 March, 2015

From The42 Confused by Cheltenham? Here’s how to bluff your way through this year’s festival Giddy Up

Confused by Cheltenham? Here’s how to bluff your way through this year’s festival

If you can’t tell Ruby Walsh from your Ruby Tuesdays, we’re here to help.

# betting - Saturday 7 March, 2015

From The42 Ever hear the story of the 75-year-old Irishman who’s cost the bookmakers millions? Legend

Ever hear the story of the 75-year-old Irishman who’s cost the bookmakers millions?

Nick Townsend, close associate of Barney Curley and author of a new book on the professional gambler, tells us the tale.

From TheJournal.ie ‘Would you give out free sachets of coke with a newspaper?’ Bets Are Off This post contains videos

‘Would you give out free sachets of coke with a newspaper?’

The run-up to Cheltenham can be a very difficult time of year for those with a gambling addiction.

# betting - Sunday 15 February, 2015

From The42 The excruciating randomness of gambling on rugby summed up in one betting slip Bad Beat

The excruciating randomness of gambling on rugby summed up in one betting slip

This slip proves that the bookies know more about rugby than everyone except Joe Schmidt.

# betting - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie No cigarette-style warnings on betting slips … for now Gambling This post contains a poll

No cigarette-style warnings on betting slips … for now

Do you think they’re a good idea?

# betting - Monday 9 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Gamble online? You’re going to have to start paying tax on it Sure Thing

Gamble online? You’re going to have to start paying tax on it

The 1% tax was planned four years ago but was delayed in Europe.

# betting - Saturday 15 November, 2014

Fancy a late flutter? Betting shops could be open until 10pm by Christmas

Bookies claim that outdated legislation forcing them to close early is putting hundreds of people out of work each winter.

# betting - Monday 15 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Irish bookies won’t be subject to new UK gambling regulation Upping The Stakes

Irish bookies won’t be subject to new UK gambling regulation

Four of the UK’s biggest bookmakers have come together to self impose a number of new advertising regulations.

# betting - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: ‘I saw my wife’s face and I couldn’t hide from it any more. I had to stop gambling’ Addiction

Opinion: ‘I saw my wife’s face and I couldn’t hide from it any more. I had to stop gambling’

An anonymous contributor says it doesn’t matter what way you gamble, it comes down to losing control over it.

# betting - Friday 29 August, 2014

From The42 5 Premier League bets to consider this weekend Blockbuster Bets

5 Premier League bets to consider this weekend

Diego Costa and Romelu Lukaku are good prices to score against each other this weekend.

# betting - Friday 22 August, 2014

From The42 5 Premier League bets to consider this weekend Blockbuster Bets

5 Premier League bets to consider this weekend

We are backing the Rooney renaissance to continue against Sunderland.

# betting - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

From The42 Here’s how many games Vegas thinks your favourite NFL team will win this season NFL

Here’s how many games Vegas thinks your favourite NFL team will win this season

The Denver Broncos are projected to be the best side in the National Football League.

# betting - Friday 15 August, 2014

From The42 Four Premier League bets to consider this weekend Show Me The Money

Four Premier League bets to consider this weekend

Take a look at our guide to the Premier League opening weekend before heading to the bookies.

# betting - Thursday 14 August, 2014

From The42 10 bets to have a look at before the Premier League season Blockbuster Bets

10 bets to have a look at before the Premier League season

Take a look at some shrewd bets for the upcoming season

# betting - Thursday 31 July, 2014

From The42 Take a look at one of the most agonising betting losses of all time Bad Beat

Take a look at one of the most agonising betting losses of all time

This poker player had a 2% chance of losing $1m but sometimes you lose even when the odds are in your favour.

# betting - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

Online gambling should offer players spending limits and alerts – Commission

New recommendations by the EU Commission aim to minimise potential financial harm to consumers.

# betting - Monday 16 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Partial to a bit of betting? It’s probably in your genes… Go On You Good Thing

Partial to a bit of betting? It’s probably in your genes…

A study found that the genes in question affect the role of the chemical dopamine which is released in the brain, motivating people to seek rewards.

# betting - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Paddy Power to back new horse as chief executive steps down

Revenues at the bookmaker climb as Patrick Kennedy announces his decision to move on.

# betting - Thursday 8 May, 2014

From The42 Bookies suspend betting on Paul Galvin lining out for Sky Sports this summer And It's Live

Bookies suspend betting on Paul Galvin lining out for Sky Sports this summer

The former Kingdom star will be a top, top pundit…

# betting - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Varadkar and Fitzgerald the favourites – but Shatter’s replacement won’t be appointed until tomorrow Shatter Resigns

Varadkar and Fitzgerald the favourites – but Shatter’s replacement won’t be appointed until tomorrow

The government has now said that Alan Shatter’s successor will be appointed tomorrow morning.

# betting - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

From The42 An Irish punter won a nice wedge by correctly predicting Real’s rout of Bayern tonight Docket

# betting - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

ASAI rules that Paddy Power’s controversial Oscar Pistorius ad WAS offensive

The Advertising Standards Agency of Ireland has upheld 65 complaints against the ads which ran in the Sunday Independent and Sunday World.

# betting - Monday 10 March, 2014

From The42 TheScore.ie beginner’s guide to having a bet on Cheltenham How To

TheScore.ie beginner’s guide to having a bet on Cheltenham

Don’t know your each-ways from your Lucky 15s? We’re here to help.

# betting - Thursday 6 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Paddy Power has stopped taking bets on Pistorius trial, but will still pay out IF HE WALKS

Paddy Power has stopped taking bets on Pistorius trial, but will still pay out

Over 1,000 bets were taken on the trial’s outcome under the controversial “Money Back If He Walks” campaign.

# betting - Monday 24 February, 2014

From The42 Last-minute winner brings in this 10-team €60,000 accumulator for lucky Cork punter Late Late Show

Last-minute winner brings in this 10-team €60,000 accumulator for lucky Cork punter

Johnnie Jackson’s late, late goal was worth more than three points.

# betting - Saturday 25 January, 2014

From The42 Knock out blow for Big Bucks hits punters’ pockets Shock

Knock out blow for Big Bucks hits punters’ pockets

The Paul Nicholls trained horse lost for the first time in five years.

# betting - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

From The42 Bookies stung for millions as punters cash in on ‘Curley Coup’ Cha-ching!

Bookies stung for millions as punters cash in on ‘Curley Coup’

A massive gamble on a four-horse accumulator has cost bookmakers an estimated £2 million.

# betting - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

From The42 GAA promises support for players fighting gambling addiction Gambling

GAA promises support for players fighting gambling addiction

Gambling issue remains a top priority for the GAA and the GPA.

# betting - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

From The42 British man arrested for courtside betting at Australian Open Betting

British man arrested for courtside betting at Australian Open

Australian police made the arrest during a match on Tuesday.

# betting - Sunday 12 January, 2014

From The42 Here are the winning accumulators that netted two Paddy Power customers almost £40,000 Winning

Here are the winning accumulators that netted two Paddy Power customers almost £40,000

A last-minute goal helped two customers scoop the big prize.

# betting - Saturday 4 January, 2014

From The42 FA Cup preview: How to fill out your weekend football accumulator Stab In The Dark

FA Cup preview: How to fill out your weekend football accumulator

You mightn’t win anything, but you could fill it out this way.

# betting - Wednesday 1 January, 2014

From The42 Premier League preview: how to fill out your New Year’s Day football accumulator Preview

Premier League preview: how to fill out your New Year’s Day football accumulator

We can’t get nine out of ten right every week, you know…

# betting - Monday 30 December, 2013

From The42 Here’s how one Irish punter turned 20 quid into almost half a million euros this weekend Punt

# betting - Friday 27 December, 2013

From The42 One lucky Irish punter landed €83,450 today Docket

One lucky Irish punter landed €83,450 today

And this is how he did it.

# betting - Saturday 14 September, 2013

From The42 Premier League preview: how to fill out your football accumulator this weekend Preview

Premier League preview: how to fill out your football accumulator this weekend

We don’t guarantee that you’ll win any money; we don’t even guarantee that you’ll have fun…

# betting - Saturday 17 August, 2013

From The42 Premier League preview: how to fill out your football accumulator this weekend Premier League

Premier League preview: how to fill out your football accumulator this weekend

We don’t guarantee success; we don’t even guarantee that you’ll have fun. Here’s what’s coming up on opening weekend.

# betting - Tuesday 14 May, 2013

Cashing in: Paddy Power revenue jumps

The success of the Irish owned bookmaker continues to grow thanks to online gambling.

# betting - Saturday 4 May, 2013

From The42 Everything you need to know about the 139th Kentucky Derby Derby Day This post contains videos

Everything you need to know about the 139th Kentucky Derby

The run for the roses takes place this evening and we’ve got the inside track.

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