Tag Archives: Gambling

21Feb/17

Pie-eating Sutton player quits in tears

Wayne Shaw resigned after Gambling Commission and Football Association started investigating bets on his pie-eating during FA Cup match
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13Jan/16
Powerball jackpot

Powerball hits $1.5 billion, largest-ever lottery jackpot for one winner

People feeling lucky buy tickets for the $1.5 billion (USD) Powerball jackpot, the largest in North American history.

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01Apr/15

British couple win a million pounds on the lottery – for the second time

A lucky couple from England have hit the million pound jackpot for the second time. Two years after their first big lottery win David and Kathleen Long are celebrating after winning big again on the EuroMillions.
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23Feb/15

Struggling Zimbabweans place their bets on chance

With the Zimbabwe economy in a continued spiral and the unemployment rate at above 80 percent a new craze of making money has emerged with betting and punting taking centre stage. Hundreds if not thousands of mostly males of various age groups are now taking to betting on sports especially football and horse racing in the fight to make a living.
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