Category: sports betting

$2.4m bet on horse racing
Categories: sports betting 10 May 2021 124
Reading time: less than 1 min, 156 words

$2.4m bet on horse racing

Jim "Mattress Mack" McIngvale, a business magnate from Houston, Texas, raised his original Kentucky Derby bet on Essential Quality(horse name) from $500,000 to $2.4m by the time the colt reached the starting gate, so he could have won $6m. He wouldn't get any of it back. Essential Quality, the 5-2 favorite, finished...

Record-breaking Super Bowl bets
Categories: other games, sports betting 13 Feb 2021 121
Reading time: 3 min, 577 words

Record-breaking Super Bowl bets

This year's Super Bowl proved once again to be America's favourite football game. The 55th Super Bowl was played at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida, and released on Sunday, February 7, in front of a live audience of more than 24,000 viewers and millions of fans behind TV screens....

Arbitrage Betting Explained
Categories: sports betting, video 20 Apr 2022 120

Arbitrage Betting Explained

Hello there, guys! In today's video, I show how I used math to generate money from sports betting and ended up being blacklisted as a result. This strategy is known as arbitrage betting, and it is a risk-free approach to benefit from betting. In this video, I go over the...

NBA referee which was fixing games for the mob
Categories: crime, interviews, sports betting, video 7 May 2021 100

NBA referee which was fixing games for the mob

Timothy Francis Donaghy is a disgraced former NBA referee who served in the league for 13 seasons from 1994 to 2007, before he was caught up in a gambling scandal. Donaghy officiated in 772 regular season games and 20 playoff games during his NBA career. Donaghy retired from the league on...