Archive for the ‘Tennis’ Category.

Suspensions for Match Fixing Imposed in Tennis

July 26, 2016

During a time of increased scrutiny for match fixing, the perceived inadequacy of the tennis watchdog Tennis Integrity Unit, the biggest profile conviction for match fixing was brought by a separate governing body. Last week the Federation of Italian Tennis handed down a ban of 18 months to Marco Cecchinato while fining him 40,000 euros […]

ITF Confirms Tennis Officials Involved in Match Fixing

February 10, 2016

Across sports, there is the big worry that players are gambling on sports or helping to throw their games in order to receive a payoff. In a slight twist, two tennis umpires were banned, while four others currently are under investigations for corruption, said law enforcement officials late Tuesday. The International Tennis Federation confirmed the […]

Report Alleges Match Fixing in Professional Tennis, Raises Many Questions

January 19, 2016

The first Grand Slam of the year for tennis is currently under down under in Australia. However, for the ATP, a serious discussion is also taking place that suggests up to 16 former players in the top 50 in the world, along with one current player in the top 50 have taken part in match […]

Wimbledon Opens at All England Club June 29

June 29, 2015

Wimbledon starts on Monday at the All England Tennis Club and for the gentlemen’s side the odds on favorite to win the singles crown is Novak Djokovic at 6 to 5, while for the women Serena Williams is 3 to 2 to win. Djokovic was favored by more earlier, but strong play by Andy Murray […]

Djokovic and Williams Heavy Favorites to Win at Wimbledon

June 22, 2015

Wimbledon is far and away the most important tennis title in the world. The sport will again be front and center in the world of sports for two weeks starting June 29 in London, at the All-England Tennis Club. A number of storylines will go on during the tournament but it will be hard to […]

3 Best Sporting Events To Watch This Week

November 6, 2013

The coming week in the world of sports has plenty of events to offer, but there are a few events that stand out more than the rest. Tennis makes an appearance on this week’s radar screen.   Tennis: ATP World Tour Finals Take Place In London This is the moment when the eight best men’s […]

PGA US Open Odds

June 11, 2013

On Thursday June 11, 2013 The PGA US Open begins at Merion Golf Club,  in Ardmore, Pennsylvania and guess who the favorite is?  If you said Tiger Woods then you my friend are a gifted soothsayer.  Here are the various odds for the event as listed by Bovada Sportsbook. Tiger Woods 9/2 Adam Scott 20/1 Matt […]

Betfair Reports Record Numbers on Wimbledon

September 13, 2012

Over all Soccer betting numbers are down for world wide sportsbooks but many, like BetFair (SBA Rating B-) claim the slow start was more than made up for with a record setting amount of action on Wimbledon. Betfair reports that more than £58 million of bets were taken on the July tennis match in which […]

Odds to Win 2012 U.S. Open

June 13, 2012

Odds To Win The 2012 US OPEN – Olympic Club, San Francisco, California Odds by Bovada Sportsbook Tiger Woods 5/1 Lee Westwood 12/1 Luke Donald 12/1 Rory McIlroy 14/1 Phil Mickelson 14/1 Matt Kuchar 28/1 Bubba Watson 28/1 Jason Dufner 28/1 Justin Rose 33/1 Zach Johnson 33/1 Hunter Mahan 33/1 Adam Scott 33/1 Steve Stricker […]

Intertops $5,000 Tennis Grand Slam Giveaway

May 27, 2012

This is a promotion and bonus by Intertops Sportsbook (Sportsbook Advisor Rating A) to see our ratings click here – We have found this promotion a value and worthy of posting on the website: It is the four Grand Slam tournaments that hog the limelight in world tennis every year and we have now made […]