Buford says,”Black Caviar would smash Frankel”

Is there any chance of a dream clash between the world’s two best racehorses, Black Caviar and Frankel? The only possibility of the two unbeaten champions being in the same place at the same time is England’s famous Royal Ascot meeting in June. And if the race of the century was to eventuate, it could … [Read the full story]

Wayne Rooneys dad arrested for dodgy betting

Manchester United star Wayne Rooney’s dad reportedly was among nine men arrested by detectives investigating alleged betting irregularities during a Scottish Premier League game last year. Wayne Rooney senior, 48, was detained by police at his home in Liverpool. The England soccer star’s uncle, Richie Rooney, was also detained by Merseyside officers after “extensive inquiries” … [Read the full story]

NRL bans ‘some’ betting in bid to stop match-fixing

The NRL has banned several exotic betting options offered by bookmakers in a desperate bid to retain integrity in a code plunged into crisis by last year’s match fixing scandal. From next round, punters will no longer be allowed to bet on the first and last scoring play of the second half of matches, or … [Read the full story]

Fenech cleans up on ‘The Woodman’

Jeff Fenech is basking in the scent of cold hard cash after cleaning up a $150,000 windfall from bookmakers on Garth Wood’s knockout of Anthony Mundine on Wednesday night. In a carefully orchestrated sting, Fenech and a group of Marrickville mates loaded up on Wood using exotic bets designed to pick the round the fight … [Read the full story]