Adrian Clarke looks ahead to what could be a very special night in Nebraska…
Goliath 2017 is over but after 11 days of records broken, huge fields, poker fun and frolics, it will live long in the memory.
Elliott Marais was the lucky man to spin his £120 entry into the first prize of more than £85k, but a superb week of poker left everyone feeling like winners.
Whether it’s a night out at the casino or a friendly bet between friends, the prospect of making money rarely loses appeal. But can you imagine throwing down millions of your own cash on a poker game or a sports match? This is the life of the high roller: a faction of gutsy gamblers who have etched their bravery into betting folklore.
Here is our pick of some of their crazy bets.
Last week saw a fitting start to the 25th anniversary of the Premier League. Friday night lights at the Emirates Stadium shone as brightly on Arsenal’s defensive failings as much as they did on their undoubted attacking talent, before Liverpool’s continued corner-kick quackery prevented the Merseysiders from claiming maximum points at Watford.
Dan Roebuck previews this weekend’s fixtures, and gives his two cents on what you should be backing.