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Punter nailed over £100k and failed to realise for 10 days

Paddy Power
May 12th was the final day of the 2018/19 Premier League season. A punter at Paddy Power had decided to play a pretty bold and adventurous bet on the action. It was a big 10 fold acca that was played, which is the stuff of betting dreams really. The bet was struck and then either forgotten about or dismissed because it was not until May 22nd that the punter actually…
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William Hill Receive ASA Condemnation – Bookmaker News

Bookmaker News
William Hill have, yet again, fallen foul of the Advertising Standards Authority. The UK bookmaker placed an advertisement on dating site Tinder which included a link to its betting app. But the attempt to indirectly lure lovelorn punters into having a bet in the run up to the Cheltenham Festival in March was deemed to have breached the ASA’s code of c…
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Bold Liverpool scorecast defies 215/1 odds

Boylesports
It will be a long, long time before anyone forgets about the epic night that Liverpool pulled off in the UEFA Champions League 2018/19 semi-finals. Trailing Barcelona 3-0 from the first leg of the tie at the Camp Nou, Liverpool defied all the odds and weight of history to find a way to triumph. While there have been a lot of stories telling of how optimistic punte…
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Paddy Power punter wins over £50k on the horses

Paddy Power
Just ahead of the weekend, a punter at Paddy Power deposited £10 into her account, with an eye on the final weekend of the Premier League season. After having made her bet, she decided that the £5 that was left in the account should go to a horse racing bet. While the football wager didn’t return anything, the horse racing one most certainly did. The woman, from N
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€2.50 bet lands punter over €80k at Punchestown

Boylesports
There was an absolutely massive win on the horses recently for a Kildare punter. They had played a €2.50 bet which smacked bookmaker Boylesports right where it hurts the most, in the pocket. This was some amphibious bet that returned the life-changing sum of money. The bet was over seven races at the recent Punchestown Festival and it returned €84,000 and mor…
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Punter cashes in on Norwich’s Championship title

Bookmaker News
With Norwich’s Championship title success this season, one punter (and Canaries fan) pocketed more than £1,600 on their success. The punter, 73-year-old Trevor Milton had made three separate bets on Norwich at the start of the season, backing them to get the league title. Just a few games into the season, Milton placed a £5 each way on them coming out on top, a…
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Punter lands £10k from a 20-year-old bet on Trump’s Snooker success

Bookmaker News
Judd Trump landed his first ever World Championship title on Monday as he took down former champion John Higgins. The final itself was regarded as being one of the best for many years with the standard of play being so high. Trump raced away to an 18-9 success in the match. Just over twenty years ago a punter placed a £10 bet with bookmaker Coral that one day Trump w…
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Irish punter lands four-figure win with Tiger Roll success

Boylesports
Anyone watching Tiger Roll come home first at the Grand National last weekend witnessed a piece of history. Gordon Elliott’s star completed back to back wins in the most famous National Hunt race there is. He became the first horse to do that since Red Rum pulled it off in 1974. An ambitious punter had Tiger Roll included in a €2 each-way Lucky 15 bet at Boy…
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Ladbrokes Leeds United competition – play at Elland Road

Ladbrokes
Ladbrokes are currently running a competition offering the chance to play on the Elland Road turf. So fans will have the chance to do just that on Sunday, May 19th, 2019 with the free-to-enter competition that Ladbrokes are offering for Whites supporters. There is a simple entry for this as all that needs to be done is to visit their promo page and enter your Lad…
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Paddy Power US Masters Finders Keepers

Paddy Power
Paddy Power have announced that they are running another Finders Keepers event this Wednesday. This is just a free cash giveaway for their customers. They have done this before it has proven to be highly popular of course and customers don’t have to do anything other than log in to their accounts to be in with a shot at money. Paddy Power are doing this cash drop t…
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Ladbrokes punter cashes out for £19k on title race

Ladbrokes
Waiting for a bet to come good can be a nervous, tense time. At this stage of the football season, teams are closing in on title chances, but the pressure is ramped up to new levels. Up in the top flight, the battle between Manchester City and Liverpool looks to be going down to the wire. Ahead of the new domestic season, a Ladbrokes punter had taken Manchester City…
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Tiger Roll plays a part in punter defying 3,175/1 Aintree odds

Paddy Power
Saturday was a massive day in British racing with the Grand National taking centre stage on Saturday. Tiger Roll came out and became the first runner to land back to back wins in the Nationals since Red Rum in the 1970’s. That was the highlight of the day and for one Paddy Power punter, Tiger Roll’s success helped them defy odds of 3,175/1 on Saturday at Ain…
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188Bet Crash – Bookmaker News

Bookmaker News
Just weeks after one front-line bookmaker, Betbright, ceased trading and defaulted on the majority of its ante-post bets, another has followed suit. We were warned that bookmakers faced an uncertain future following the decision to greatly reduce the stakes on FOBTs but that ruling was only supposed to impact on layers who actually have shops on the high s…
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Betfred donates £1.25m to charity

Betfred
During the Cheltenham Festival 2019, bookmaker Betfred stepped up with a huge donation of £1.25m to the charity fund for the Royal Manchester Hospital. That generous donation from the operator saw the Hospital’s target of £4m reach above the halfway point. Betfred owner Fred Done used the profits from the first day of the Cheltenham Festival 2019 t…
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