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Fairyhouse punt lands €11,000 for Boylesports customer

Bookmaker News
Back on Sunday from the horse racing action at Fairyhouse, a punter from Meath hit a nice €11,000 win from a Lucky 15. The punter had played a €3 Lucky 15 bet (€45 stake) on the afternoon action. The bet started off with a win for Chief Justice at 5/1, a narrow win by pretty much a nostril and nothing more. Delta Work at 10/3 followed up and then when a big 16/1 shot Dinn
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£40,000 14-fold acca won by Betfred punter

Betfred
Fortune favours the brave as the old saying goes. It is still a tough thing in the world of betting when you get all bold and create a massive wager to then have that bet come up trumps. Back on Saturday, November 3rd, a Stevenage punter struck it right from a £5 stake on a 14-old acca which returned close to £40,000 at Betfred. The wager covered matches from five div…
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Stunning golf double lands Boylesports punter €10k

Bookmaker News
Talk to many punters and they will tell you that golf is one of the hardest sports out there to predict. There are such big fields in attendance at a given tournament that narrowing the field is such a tough thing to do. One duffed drive into the rough can easily ruin an outright winner bet. But one punter at Boylesports showed everyone else how to do as they picked…
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Ladbrokes punter collects £21,000 win from 8-fold acca

Ladbrokes
Usually, the big football acca wins that you hear about come from some dramatic goal after the 90th minute securing a missing leg of a bet. A customer at Ladbrokes over the weekend had taken a shortcut to an acca by selecting eight teams to all be winning at half time. There was still relative late drama though. On the Saturday 3pm matches, whistles were being blo…
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Remote Duty Increase – Bookmaker News

Bookmaker News
UK Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond has increased remote gaming duty from 15 to 21 percent in his Budget announced this week. The extra six per cent will affect all those operators who offer casino-type games to UK customers from locations outside of the UK. The rate increase will put extra pressure on online gambling operators but has been designe…
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98th-minute Newport goal gives punter £84k acca win

Ladbrokes
During the recent international break, where the focus shifts away from much of the domestic action that still goes on, a punter at Ladbrokes landed a huge return from an acca on lower league action from England and Scotland. The punter, from Dundee, netted a big £84,000 return from a seven-fold accumulator during the recent international break. All of the s…
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BetVictor sponsor English Open Snooker

Betvictor
Bookmaker, BetVictor have made a return to snooker sponsorship as they have taken up the sponsorship of the English Open, starting with this year’s event which starts on October 15th and runs through to the 21st. From 2013 BetVictor had sponsored the Welsh Open for four straight years to put their weight behind the sport. The English Open is the first of the se…
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Paddy Power sees punter take €100k from Lucky 15 win

Paddy Power
E/W bet goes against expectations Wow. This is one of the best wins that we have seen for some time now. On Tuesday night a Paddy Power punter turned their each way €1 Lucky 15 into a whopping €100k. The bet was struck on horse racing action. What made it spectacular was the odds that it defied some massive odds, starting with 9/1 winner Sfumato in the 15.40 at Catt…
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£10k for lucky punter after 12-fold BTTS acca success

Paddy Power
12-fold acca returns huge profit There was a weekend to remember for a Paddy Power customer as they struck a big acca return. The punter went out and defied odds of 1,065/1 to earn themselves a return of over £10,000. The bet was a monstrous BTTS 12-fold acca from matches spread across the top four tiers in England. It all kicked off with Burnley v Huddersfield an…
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Ireland betting regulations change impacts Paddy Power Betfair

Paddy Power
There was some bad news for Paddy Power Betfair as they suffered a loss of £250m from the value of the FTSE 100 this week. The big market reaction came after it was announced that the Irish Government plan to double the betting duties in the country. The Irish turnover tax is set to go up from 1pc to 2pc in the new changes and this applies to both retail and online bets…
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