Tag Archives: scandal
- Alleged match-fixing scandal reaches Canadian Soccer League
September 13, 2012
The match-fixing bug that has plagued football in Europe appears to have spread across the Atlantic after a report by CBC News shed details of an alleged match-fixing scandal involving players from the Canadian Soccer League from a few years ago. According to the report, members of the Toronto Croatia...
- Irish Olympian being investigated by IOC for betting on opponent to win
July 30, 2012
The 2012 London Olympics is barely a few days old and one of the athletes participating in the Games is already under fire for allegedly betting on an opponent to win during a pre-London Games event. According to a report in the Irish Independent over the weekend, Ireland's Olympic team...
- Wayne Rooney’s father and uncle arrested for match fixing
October 8, 2011
The plot thickens and the Scottish Premier League football scandal just gets uglier as more details surrounding the incident come to light. Wayne Rooney is used to being the news for anything from heroics to his at times, less than stellar behaviour. Bet he’d never thought his name would be...
- College Football returns under shady cloud
September 1, 2011
Sportsbooks, fans and bettors are certainly excited about college football beginning this weekend. College football is just one of those games you have to love, for the purity of it, at least on the field. Off the field, College football is as dirty a business as they come and despite...
- Scandal rocks The U
August 17, 2011
There’s been another scandal in college football, let’s all try to act surprised. As the Boston Globe reports, the University of Miami is once again mired in scandal over allegations that former Hurricanes football team booster Nevin Shapiro provided money and other benefits to at least 72 players from 2002-10....
- Terrell Pryor opts for NFL amidst Buckeye scandal
June 10, 2011
Scandal in college football is nothing new. Scandal in college football is so widespread and so frequent that few people bat an eye when new allegations of NCAA violations arise. The latest school to be under the gun is The Ohio State University and now their QB has jumped ship....
Week 2 college football board topped by Oklahoma vs. Ohio State
September 6, 2017
Alabama-Florida State highlights week 1 college football slate
August 30, 2017