Tag Archives: oxfam
- Federer’s Wimbledon victory earns Oxfam £101k courtesy of dead punter
July 8, 2012
Roger Federer has matched a tennis record by capturing his seventh Wimbledon title. The 30-year-old Federer dispatched Andy Murray in four sets on Sunday to record his 17th Grand Slam title and move him into a tie with Pete Sampras for the most Wimbledon titles. (Nineteenth-century tennis star William Renshaw...
- Federer crashes out, costs Oxfam £340,000
June 30, 2010
Bad news for Roger Federer fans. Even worse news for charity. The Fed Express hit the buffers at Wimbledon today after running into the immovable object that was Tomas Berdych, but while Swiss supporters will be mourning what is possibly the end of an era in tennis, Oxfam is crying...
- Dead man’s bets could land Oxfam thousands
March 8, 2010
Oddsmakers are often haunted by laying long odds on the wrong bet and in William Hill's case, that is almost literally the case. The appropriately-named Nick Newlife, who died last year, saw the promise of Roger Federer long before the oddsmakers and his series of bets, which were all left...
- Calvin Ayre Foundation’s $1,000,000 Match For Haiti
February 10, 2010
February 10th, 2010 - This month Calvin Ayre challenged the iGaming industry to reach into their pockets for Haiti with a pledge to match any donations up to $1,000,000. For further donations please send your receipt and the company you represent to; Haiti@calvinayrefoundation.com and they will be matched. Following the...
Calvin Ayre Foundation to match donations to Barbuda relief effort
September 9, 2017
The Calvin Ayre Foundation to Match Haiyan Donations
November 12, 2013
Calvin Ayre Foundation invests in Antigua’s future
December 16, 2016
The Calvin Ayre Foundation Helps Malapascua after Typhoon
December 10, 2013
Calvin Ayre Foundation Typhoon Relief Updates
December 3, 2013