#twitterlygaming - Aintree and The Masters

#twitterlygaming - Aintree and The Masters

Friday, April 7, 2017
As the Grand National approaches and the Masters gets underway here's the best Tweets from those in the industry

The sporting weekend fast approaching is almost unrivalled. With a full football schedule, The Masters underway in Augusta and just the small matter of the Grand National at Aintree it’s fair to say that there’s no shortage of exceptional sport available to watch this weekend. Fantastic sport breeds great conversation and the buzz around social media has been building throughout the week.

The golf is in full swing and it’s an interesting time for punters and bookies alike. As always, with generous places being offered at the bulk of bookmakers there’s most definitely value for those wishing to have a dabble. Dustin Johnson was manys pick and was set to tee off as the favourite but he withdrew from the tournament with a back injury just moments before his tournament was set to get underway.


David Purdum, ESPN Gambling writer shared this interesting fact from Nevada: 

Oddschecker added more around the situation, sharing this:

Away from the favourite there’s those that look for value - particularly in the each way market. As some bookmakers pay a huge number of places, there tends to be a few picks that swoop in and pick up a place at great value. Paul Krishnamurty,  professional gambler, shared his tips for those over 100-1 - and they’re not getting on badly:

Whilst golf isn’t strictly everyone’s cup of tea, there’s a lot of people who are hugely excited for the Grand National. It’s a huge festival for bookmakers as they look to capture as much business as possible in a race where all betting logic tends to go out the window. Form and analysis is swapped for who has the nicest silks and the craziest name as the nation goes Grand National mad. Of course there’s plenty of racing around the flagship race, and professional gambler Nick Goff said what many are thinking:

 

Away from the world of sports and over in the US it emerged this week that there’s a sports betting website with a Florida address. Rahul Sood, CEO of Unikrn took to Twitter to make this tongue-in-cheek statement:

 

Dustin Gouker shared Rahul’s sentiments and tweeted:   “This is amazing, Sports betting website with a US address. Would hope federal investigators are knocking on the door”

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