Ascot Stadium

16th June 2017

How will the dry ground affect My Dream Boat at Ascot this year?

It is one of the biggest horse racing betting events on the sporting calendar. Royal Ascot commences next Tuesday in predicted sun-baked temperatures; the ground is likely to be on the quick side, due to the forecast dry spell, and during the five days there are no fewer than eighteen Group races. On the first day, […]

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cricket ball

16th June 2017

Rampant run scoring and England exit sets up all Asian final

The 2017 ICC Champions Trophy was supposed to be the one that England finally won. Former captains were queuing up to laud Eoin Morgan’s side ahead of the tournament with Michael Vaughan, who skippered England’s near miss in 2004. But as Vaughan himself will know, given that sensational defeat at the Oval 13 years ago, […]

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16th June 2017

10 Memorable Slow Rolls

Slow rolling (the act of taking excessive time to call a large final bet, when you have the strongest hand) is a part of poker games that certainly divide opinion. For some, it’s an easy way of tilting or upsetting an opponent, while for others, it’s an egregious breach of poker etiquette that’s unsportsmanlike and […]

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