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A Good Bet

Postby christian_harris on Wed Jul 28, 2004 1:58 pm

Man Utd are 19/20 on www.willhill.com to beat Celtic tomorrow in a friendly match - this is the same Celtic who got humped 5-1 by Liverpool the other day.

My money's on it already, but thought I'd let you all know!
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eh?

Postby flanks on Wed Jul 28, 2004 3:53 pm

how is a less than even money shot worth betting on? The return for a win is only significant if youpost a huge bet, and if you lose the bet (as often happens in football) then you lose your post :P The smart betting money is on celtic, by such a long way...
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Oops

Postby christian_harris on Thu Jul 29, 2004 6:21 am

Well sorry if anyone followed my advice, as Celtic actually won 2-1!
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who's yo daddy :P

Postby flanks on Thu Jul 29, 2004 1:37 pm

i hope people followed my advice :P What were celtic's odds?
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Re:

Postby christian_harris on Thu Jul 29, 2004 1:45 pm

I think they were about 3/1...

I was blinded by Liverpool's trouncing of them, especially as, even though I'm a Liverpool fan, I couldn't see any way Man Utd couldn't beat a team that Liverpool had beaten 5-1 only days before.

Also in my defence, in the identical fixture last year I bet on Celtic at a similar price and Man Utd won!

Maybe the lesson here is that I should only bet on poker where I can utilise my immense skill.......
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Must bet JESUS

Postby tupps on Wed Aug 04, 2004 2:36 pm

way i wonder what the odds on everton to be relegated are?
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