The World Cup Challenge Begins – Episode 78

June 28th, 2009

Let the competition commence!
Day one:
Game On Bookers! My first 3 bets in the World Cup Challenge have been placed. Keep an eye on those rules as a disqualification would be embarrassing for the Bookmeister:
Bet 1: Grp A (bet 1 of 3) – Poland to beat Ecuador (odds 4/5) – 50p stake – Potential Return – [...]

The return of Peter Wager and the World Cup Challenge – Episode 77

June 26th, 2009

Hello folks. Another break in transmission I`m afraid. I am still plugging away though and am currently on ÂŁ21 with that 8/1 Arsenal bet still outstanding. But the big news today is that my old sparring partner Pete Wager has resurfaced and has issued me with a challenge! In his own words then:
I’ve kept an [...]

Good old Aaron! – Episode 76

June 24th, 2009

Hi folks. Sorry for the break in transmission. I have been betting but it has all been downhill I`m afraid.
I was actually down to my last ÂŁ14 when I struck lucky with a golf bet. Aaron Badderley was one shot ahead after 2 rounds at the Verizon Heritage Classic at the weekend, but was at [...]

Down we go again – Episode 75

June 20th, 2009

Oh dear. It’s all now going the way of the pear. My last 4 or so bets have all gone down like Didier Drogba and it’s time to batten the hatches again and play safe.
To this end I have now placed 3 ÂŁ1 bets on there being 2 or 3 goals scored in this weekend’s [...]