• 23 2017 October

    STAR PREVIEW: Deportivo La Coruna v Girona

    Wembley did indeed turn out to be ‘home sweet home’ for Spurs yesterday with a convincing 4-1 thrashing of Liverpool and a nice boost for this column’s P&L to boot. Earlier on Sunday afternoon Everton...

  • 23 2017 October

    STARTERS ORDERS: Monday

    Welcome to Starters Orders. Our daily midday update from the trading room at Star Sports with our key market movers for the day across all sports. Monday 23 October HORSE RACING 2.30 Plumpton Action Replay...

  • 22 2017 October

    STAR PREVIEW: Spurs v Liverpool

    The final Premier League game of the weekend is the most interesting, on paper at least. Tottenham welcome Liverpool to their temporary accommodation in a head to head that has only seen ‘overs’ oblige once...

  • 22 2017 October

    STARTERS ORDERS: Sunday

    Welcome to Starters Orders. Our daily midday update from the trading room at Star Sports with our key market movers for the day across all sports. Sunday 22 October HORSE RACING 2.10 Kempton Jumping Jack...

  • 21 2017 October

    CHAMPIONS DAY ASCOT: Tales from the ring

    When the early morning alarm went off to get me up in time for Ascot I expected to look out of the window onto Storm Brian Armageddon. Thankfully the worst hadn’t materialised in Devon or...

  • 21 2017 October

    STARTERS ORDERS: Saturday

    Welcome to Starters Orders. Our daily midday update from the trading room at Star Sports with our key market movers for the day across all sports. Saturday 30 October HORSE RACING 1.10 Market Rasen Lucca...

  • 20 2017 October

    STARTERS ORDERS: Friday

    Welcome to Starters Orders. Our daily midday update from the trading room at Star Sports with our key market movers for the day across all sports. Friday 29 October HORSE RACING 3.10 Redcar Stephensons Rocket...

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STAR PREVIEW: Deportivo La Coruna v Girona

October 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

Wembley did indeed turn out to be ‘home sweet home’ for Spurs yesterday with a convincing 4-1 thrashing of Liverpool and a nice boost for this column’s P&L to boot. Earlier on Sunday afternoon Everton...

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STARTERS ORDERS: Monday

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STAR PREVIEW: Spurs v Liverpool

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STARTERS ORDERS: Sunday

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CHAMPIONS DAY ASCOT: Tales from the ring

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ANTEPOST EVENTS

ANTEPOST: Super Bowl

October 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

SUPER BOWL LII - who will lift the trophy at the US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis on 4 February?...

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ANTEPOST: Boxing

September 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

BOXING:  Check out all our bout prices on the forthcoming big events....

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ANTE POST: Premier League, Championship

September 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

FOOTBALL PRICES: Our latest outright prices for the Premier League, top goalscorer, relegation alongside prices for the Championship....

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ANTEPOST: Greyhound Racing

September 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

GREYHOUND RACING: Our latest ante-post prices for the major greyhound tournaments....

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ANTEPOST: Championship 2017/18

August 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

CHAMPIONSHIP 2017/2018: Sunderland open the Championship season when they host Derby at the Stadium of Light, live on SKY on Friday, August 4....

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ANTEPOST: St Leger

July 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

ST LEGER: (Doncaster, 16 September): The final Classic of the flat season and the most historic - first run in 1776. There was a shock winner last year - Harbour Law at 22/1....

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BEN'S BLOGS

Julie Williams had to follow in some deep footsteps, when she took over her father, Fearless Freddie Williams’ business. She told me that, when standing as a bookmaker, at the races, a new and tougher...

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BEN’S BLOG: ‘The Magic of Tic-Tac’

October 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

When I first went Greyhound Racing, at the age of 12, it was the buzz of the betting-ring that instantly hooked me in. Floormen frantically rushing around, trying to secure a ‘back-bet’ for their firm,...

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So, Blog, The Gambling Commission, playing to the crowd, have fined a Bookie (888) £7.8million. Oh, well done them, for attacking another easy and popular target. 1) A Punter lost some money, he stole, with...

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Fantastic news reaches the shores of Greyhound Racing Island, today, Blog. Ladbrokes Coral have agreed to pay a Levy on offshore business. The word on the street, is that this will add around £750k to...

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Why are people calling for Boris Johnson to be given the chop as Foreign Secretary? Although, they can’t actually come out with any valid reason, other than to say that they think he is a...

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Our roving reporter, Simon Nott, has started a series of in-depth video-interviews, with interesting and well-placed people, in The Game. His first meeting, has been with pro-poker player, pro-punter, former on-course bookmaker, and all round...

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CHAMPIONS DAY ASCOT: Tales from the ring

October 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

When the early morning alarm went off to get me up in time for Ascot I expected to look out of the window onto Storm Brian Armageddon. Thankfully the worst hadn’t materialised in Devon or...

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Meeting ANDREW MOUNT

October 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

Simon Nott from Star Sports catches up with pundit and owner ANDREW MOUNT and finds out more about his varied punting background including being a multiple Scoop 6 winner. Andrew Mount has worked on course...

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Earlier this month an excellent article by Greg Wood was posted on the Guardian website and it got quite a lot of share attention on social media. The story (CLICK HERE FOR LINK) was that...

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SIMON NOTT: Tales from the Chepstow betting ring

October 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

This was the first time I’d been to Chepstow for some time, in fact not since Reve De Sivola made his debut here which must have been almost a decade ago. I’d forgotten what a...

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Meeting ROCKY ROBERTO

October 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

Simon Nott from Star Sports catches up with racecourse tic-tac ROCKY ROBERTO about his life and times in the betting ring with a tic-tac demo! Rocky Roberto was born into Racing. His great grandfather was...

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Meeting JULIE WILLIAMS

October 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

MEETING JULIE WILLIAMS: Simon Nott from Star Sports catches up with bookmaker Julie Williams about her fearless father Freddie and their careers in racing and betting....

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April 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Details on opening a new account with us. We offer both credit and debit account facilities. If you have a friend interested in opening an account, check out our Refer A Friend promotion....

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December 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

For the very latest Star Sports news, prices and offers you can follow us on twitter @starsports_bet. We'll also tweet you news of updated editions to Ben's Blog and our exclusive daily sporting previews. ...

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