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Another royal baby on the way - but family is keeping lid on details

...among Britain's bookmakers, with William Hill putting odds at 2-1 after a number of unusually large bets came in for it. Ladbrokes puts the odds at 3-1. No one seems to know why.Elizabeth and Charlotte follow closely. James and Arthur come in as the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-04-18/another-royal-baby-way
Sampras, Hingis bookmakers' favorites at Wimbledon

...Britain's two biggest bookmakers - Ladbrokes and William Hill - each list Sampras...odds-on favorite by William Hill. Ladbrokes has her at a slightly less favorable...and Mark Philippoussis (15-2). Ladbrokes has the same four players listed behind...

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By the numbers - Masters Odds | The Masters 2012

...2006 By Scott Michaux Staff Writer Staff writer Scott Michaux breaks down the chances for 35 players in the field (odds from Ladbrokes): Tiger Woods 3/1 Father's health can be distraction or motivation. Bet on the latter. Phil Mickelson 6/1 With as...

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2013 has already been a stunning success for British sports

...for our future king or queen, it's a 5,000-1 shot they play professional football, cricket or rugby for England," Ladbrokes said. "It's only 100-1 that the heir to the throne participates for Britain at any future Olympic Games."

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-07-22/2013-has-already-been-stunning-su
Everyone can bet, except the streakers

...Bell Street. Safe to say, the lads at Ladbrokes prefer the unusual to the common when...Robin Hutchinson, the press officer from Ladbrokes. "We see a helluva lot of money on...many folks side with the blokes at Ladbrokes on this one. "I think he's got the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/07/14/mic_458592.shtml
Scott Michaux
British Open offers Tiger shot at rebound

...was just about the surest thing in golf. The bookmakers at Ladbrokes lament the fifth years on the rotation and can't make the...certainly aren't. He's currently a 7-to-2 favorite at Ladbrokes this week -- only slightly longer than the 3-to-1 he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2010-07-11/british-open-offers-tiger-sh
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If not Tiger, then who? Odds are it won't be these guys

...stuck. He wanted to place a few pounds on the British Open, but wasn't going to bet on Tiger Woods at short odds. At the Ladbrokes betting parlor a couple of shops away, Woods was a 7-4 favorite to win his third straight major. British oddsmakers also...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/07/18/gol_348931.shtml
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British bookmakers take bets on Tiger's first drive

...place your bet you can't cancel it."Both William Hill and Ladbrokes have Woods listed as the 4-1 favorite to win, even though...host (of markets), the funnies around to the serious," Ladbrokes spokesman Nick Weinberg said. "Obviously, (we've) priced...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2010-03-30/british-bookmakers-take-bets
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Soccer twist: America the favorite

...they won't deserve to advance to the second round of the World Cup if they can't get at least a tie. British bookmaker Ladbrokes lists the United States as an 8-11 favorite to beat the Poles, who already have been eliminated, and has lowered the Americans...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/06/13/oth_343798.shtml
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Europe relishes underdog role at Ryder Cup

...matches began in 1927. These are reasons the United States is favored to win in just about every betting house in the world (Ladbrokes has them at 4-7). Still, the Americans are always favored, the Europeans always appear overmatched on paper - and yet...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/14/gol_428472.shtml
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