Tag Archives: spot betting
- FIFA launches investigation on Claus Lundekvam’s betting claims
July 12, 2012
A day after former Southampton football player Claus Lundekvam admitted to spot betting on Premier League games, FIFA is immediately taking action to look into Lundekvam's damning betting claims. The world football governing body launched a probe amidst what could potentially be another damaging match-fixing scandal that tarnishes the sport....
- Former Premier League player makes bold claims over betting
July 11, 2012
A former Premier League footballer has claimed players made thousands of pounds “spot betting” on games during his time in England between 1996 and 2008. The claims were published on various Norwegian news sites before being picked up by the U.K. press and they’re quite startling. The 39-year-old alleges that...
- Aussie sports propose further crackdown on spot betting
June 9, 2011
A further crackdown on spot betting is on the agenda for Australia’s top sporting organizations. It’s expected that a veto will be added to any future agreements that governing bodies, such as the National Rugby League (NRL), take out with sports betting firms. In the wake of the Ryan Tandy...