Tag Archives: Euro 2012
- ANTI-EURO 2012: Asian police forces compete to bust the most bookies
June 23, 2012
Due to some curious geographical quirk, Asian nations are not allowed to send teams to the UEFA European Championships. Instead, Asian nations are relegated to the Anti-Euro 2012, a contest decided by seeing which country’s police forces can arrest more bookies. Today, we’ll see Vietnam take on Thailand, and Malaysia...
- Euro 2012: Cristiano Ronaldo is on a mission to exorcise the ghosts of 2004
June 22, 2012
For Portugal's golden boy of football, the country's 1-0 win over the Czech Republic in the quarterfinals of Euro 2012 was more than just a victory to advance to the semis. It was another step towards exorcising past demons. Cristiano Ronaldo, long considered as one of the two best football...
- Sporting Events Bring Mixed Success
June 21, 2012
This summer is being billed as a season of sport, particularly within the UK, with the European Football Championships currently taking place and the Olympics fast approaching. These two events are described by UK media regulators OfCom as Category A events as they must be viewable on free to air...
- Euro 2012 Day 12 Round Up: Rooney sends England to the quarters; France advance despite 2-0 loss
June 20, 2012
Better late than never for Wazza. Sitting out the first two matches of Euro 2012 due to suspension, English striker Wayne Rooney returned to the pitch to boot England past Ukraine, 1-0. In so doing, the Three Lions ended the group stage on top of Group D, setting up a...
- Euro 2012 Power Rankings
With the group stage separating the multi-millionaires from the…multi-millionaires it’s now the sudden death lottery of the Euro 2012 quarterfinals. All the usual suspects are here with a couple of old friends also joining the party. Here’s how we rank the eight going into the next round… 1. Spain (Last...
- Euro 2012 Day 11 Round-Up: Spain, Italy advance to quarterfinals
June 19, 2012
The way Groups A and B played out at the Euro 2012, it seemed that we'd be in for a surprising conclusion to Group C play. Instead, we saw the two teams predicted to move on do just that, although it didn't come as easy as many thought. Spain and...
Irish court rules all gambling debts are unenforceable
March 20, 2017
Italy’s online gambling market now second largest in Europe
April 12, 2017