Tag Archives: Euro 2012
- Euro 2012 Day 6 Round-Up: Germany puts Netherlands on the brink; Portugal survive with late goal
June 14, 2012
We knew and expected that there was going to be a significant casualty coming out of the Euro 2012's Group of Death. What we didn't expect was that casualty could very well end up being the Netherlands. One of the pre-tournament favorites suffered their second loss in as many games,...
- Euro 2012 leads to gambling busts across Asia, but no more canings in Aceh
Just as Euro 2012 requires players to turn things up a notch, football-mad Asian bettors are forcing police across the region to step up their anti-gambling game. In Bangkok, the Department of Special Investigation announced the formation of a special taskforce to combat online gambling activities for the duration of...
- Euro 2012 Day 5 Round-Up: Czech Republic blitzes Greece; Poland and Russia draw
June 13, 2012
Fresh off of an embarrassing 4-1 shellacking at the hands of Russia, the Czech Republic only needed six minutes to show that they're still a team to respect at Euro 2012. The scoring duo of Petr Jiracek and Vaclav Pilar scored goals in the first six minutes of their match...
- Euro 2012 Power Rankings: Spain still lead the way
June 12, 2012
The first round of games is up and we’ve learnt that a team can play without a striker, still score a goal and still be playing football. Next up the games will sort the men from the boys as it were but first out power ranking are here… 1. Spain...
- Euro 2012 Day 4 Round-Up: Shevchenko stuns Sweden; France and England settle for draw
Ukraine found themselves in a 1-0 hole after Zlatan Ibrahimovich put Sweden up on the score cards in the 52nd minute. When things started looking bleak for the co-hosts, they turned to their 35-year old captain and asked him to deliver. And deliver he did. Twice. Andriy Shevchenko, Ukraine's former...
- Euro 2012 Day 3 Round-Up: Spain and Italy ends in draw; Croatia dominates Ireland
June 11, 2012
The result of the Spain and Italy Group C match offered a stark contrast in expectations. For the Spaniards, it was a disappointment. For the Italians, it was a chance to breathe a sigh of relief. The Euro 2012 favorites went the distance against Italy, earning a 1-1 tie after...
Irish court rules all gambling debts are unenforceable
March 20, 2017
Italy’s online gambling market now second largest in Europe
April 12, 2017